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National Portrait Gallery

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The National Portrait Gallery is the home of Australian stories - our identity, history, creativity and culture - shared through portraiture.

Our award winning building includes eight gallery spaces for collection displays, temporary exibitions and portrait prizes. Alongside this is a cafe, shop, function rooms, a theatrette, education spaces and an underground car park.

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Image credits - details of: 

  • Deborah Mailman, 1999 Evert Ploeg
  • Marcia Langton, 2009 Brook Andrew, Trent Walter
  • Lee Lin Chin, 2004 George Fetting
  • Heath Ledger, Prague, 2000 Bruce Weber
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