Heroes and Heroines | The Victorian Age

Heroes and Heroines | The Victorian Age

Until Sun 31 May 2020 Admission Free “ One of the best things the show does is bring to life the stories we are unlikely to know”The Scotsman The historian Thomas Carlyle, the author of On Heroes, Hero-Worship, and the Heroic in History, presented his theory of the

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The Modern Portrait

The Modern Portrait

Until Sun 28 Mar 2021 Admission Free This display collates some of the most recognisable modern and contemporary portraits from the national collection. This rich survey of paintings, sculpture and works in other media features figures from science, politics, the arts, business and sport – it is

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ARTIST ROOMS Self Evidence | Photographs by Woodman, Arbus and Mapplethorpe – Until Sun 20 Oct 2019 – Free

ARTIST ROOMS Self Evidence | Photographs by Woodman, Arbus and Mapplethorpe – Until Sun 20 Oct 2019 – Free

Highlighting the richness of the ARTIST ROOMS photography collection, which is jointly owned by National Galleries of Scotland and Tate, ARTIST ROOMS Self Evidence: Photographs by Woodman, Arbus and Mapplethorpe celebrates the work of three of the twentieth century’s most influential photographers. With a particular focus on self-portraiture and representation, the

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Art for Absolute Beginners: Clay

Art for Absolute Beginners: Clay

COURSE ADULTS Scottish National Portrait Gallery Farmer Education Suite Thursdays: 21 & 28 March, 10.30am-12.30pm £ 32.00 These two-day sessions give you the opportunity to try out and experiment with lots of different materials and techniques guided and encouraged by artist Rosie Lesso. Pairs of sessions can be booked

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