National Portrait Gallery

Shakespeare to Winehouse: Icons from the National Portrait Gallery, London

Over 80 treasures from the National Portrait Gallery, London are showing exclusively in 2022 at the National Portrait Gallery, Canberra!

Exhibitions

Event Details

Category

Exhibitions

Event Starts

Mar 12, 2022

Event Ends

Jul 17, 2022

Venue

National Portrait Gallery

Location

King Edward Terrace, Parkes ACT, Australia

From Shakespeare to Winehouse, Darwin to Dickens, the Beatles, Brontë sisters and Beckham, the National Portrait Gallery, London holds the world’s most extensive collection of portraits. While they undergo the largest renovation of their building in 125 years, the National Portrait Gallery in Canberra is thrilled to show over 80 London treasures for an exclusive exhibition in 2022!

Start planning now to visit famous faces from the sixteenth century to today. Think Mandela, Malala, Churchill, Diana, Bowie, Sheeran, Westwood and more! And iconic artists like Warhol, Hockney, Emin, van Dyck, Rubens and Freud. There’ll be fame, power, love, loss, innovation and the downright inspirational – it’s going to be incredible.

 

This really is a rare, once-in-a-generation opportunity – showing exclusively at the National Portrait Gallery in Canberra – so keep calm and grab your ticket!

 

https://www.portrait.gov.au/exhibitions/shakespeare-to-winehouse-2022