National Portrait Galley

Art Review: BP Portrait Award 2013

Sumeet Grover | Posted 18.10.2013 | UK Entertainment
Sumeet Grover

In the works on display, the art of portrait painting stands out as enduringly-defined and honed as the sharply exploited oil or acrylic paints that capture every fragment of people's faces, bodies and postures through unflinching detail.

Mary McCartney: Speaking Words Of Wisdom

Jason Holmes | Posted 14.10.2012 | UK Entertainment
Jason Holmes

She peers out from inside her father's sheepskin coat on the cover of his debut solo LP, McCartney. It's 1970 and she's the firstborn child of one half of perhaps the world's greatest songwriting partnership. So enters Mary McCartney into the world of photography: as a subject.

Duchess To Visit Major Art Show

Posted 31.03.2012 | Home

The Duchess of Cambridge is planning to kick off her support for the nation’s art scene by attending one of the most anticipated shows of the year ...