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Gallery Talk: The Art of the Portrait

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© National Portrait Gallery, London
Gallery Talk: The Art of the Portrait

St Martin's Place
London WC2H 0HE
United Kingdom
February 18th, 2011 7:30 PM - 8:00 PM

QUICK FACTS
EVENT TYPE:  
Other
WEBSITE:  
http://www.npg.org.uk
NEIGHBORHOOD:  
westminster
EMAIL:  
emacnair@npg.org.uk
PHONE:  
+44 020 7321 6620
OPEN HOURS:  
Open daily 10am - 6pm; Late night opening Thursday and Friday until 9pm
TAGS:  
gallery talk
COST:  
Free

DESCRIPTION

Meet in Main Hall

A closer look at artists' techniques.

Late Shift in partnership with FTI Consulting offers new ways to explore the Gallery after hours and to socialise after work. Enjoy art, music, drinks, tours, talks and workshops.

CONNECT with our portraits through special gallery tours and trails. LISTEN to live music and a wide range of talks and lectures. PARTICIPATE in practical art workshops and weekly drop-in drawing sessions.ENJOY dinner in the stunning rooftop Portrait Restaurant or UNWIND with a drink at the Late Shift bar.  Plus look out for Late Shift Extra special guest-curated and themed evenings throughout the year.

Every Thursday and Friday you can EXPLORE our special exhibitions after hours. This winter's highlights include the Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize 2010 (until 20 February), Hoppe Portraits: Society, Studio and Street (from 17 February) and Ida Kar: Bohemian Photographer(from 10 March).