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CURRENT EXHIBITIONS & EVENTS
November 17th - February 26th, 2017
October 6th - February 5th, 2017
Picasso Portraits
Pablo Picasso
PAST EXHIBITIONS & EVENTS
August 4th 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
July 21st - October 23rd
Portraits
William Eggleston
July 21st 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Masters of Photography: William Eggleston
William Eggleston, Juergen Teller
June 24th - September 4th
BP Portrait Award 2016
Jamie Coreth, Clara Drummond, Laura Guoke, Benjamin Sullivan, Bo Wang
March 18th - September 25th
February 22nd - August 14th
February 11th - May 22nd
January 9th - September 11th
January 7th 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
2015
November 12th, 2015 - February 21st
November 2nd, 2015 - February 21st
Spotlight
Berenice Abbott, Walker Evans, Edward Weston
October 15th, 2015 - January 10th
Pure Presence
Alberto Giacometti
September 4th, 2015 - January 3rd
Van Dyck: Transforming British Art
Sir Anthony van Dyck
August 3rd, 2015 - April 24th
Master of Disguise
William Gifford Palgrave
July 14th, 2015 - March 28th
July 2nd, 2015 - October 18th, 2015
Audrey Hepburn: Portraits of an Icon
Richard Avedon, Cecil Beaton, Terry O’Neill, Norman Parkinson, Irving Penn
July 1st, 2015 - October 11th, 2015
July 1st, 2015 - October 10th, 2015
June 19th, 2015 - August 31st, 2015
June 18th, 2015 - September 20th, 2015
June 11th, 2015 - September 27th, 2015
Friendship Portraits
Chantal Joffe, Ishbel Myerscough
May 11th, 2015 - June 30th, 2015
Spotlight
Peter Keen, Mayotte Magnus, Madame Yevonde
April 15th, 2015 - September 13th, 2015
April 13th, 2015 - August 31st, 2015
March 18th, 2015 - August 31st, 2015
Abstract Portraits
Jack Smith
March 14th, 2015 - February 14th
March 12th, 2015 - June 7th, 2015
Wellington: Triumphs, Politics and Passions
Antoine Claudet, Francisco de Goya, John Hoppner
February 12th, 2015 - May 25th, 2015
2014
December 16th, 2014 - January 18th, 2015
November 18th, 2014 - July 1st, 2015
Studies of the Artist
Henry Tonks
November 13th, 2014 - February 22nd, 2015
Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize 2014
Jessica Fulford-Dobson, Birgit Püve, Blerim Racaj, David Titlow
October 25th, 2014 - March 15th, 2015
Who Are You?
Grayson Perry
October 16th, 2014 - January 11th, 2015
September 26th, 2014 - June 21st, 2015
September 18th, 2014 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
September 12th, 2014 - March 1st, 2015
August 5th, 2014 - April 6th, 2015
July 14th, 2014 - March 30th, 2015
July 10th, 2014 - October 26th, 2014
Virginia Woolf: Art, Life and Vision
Vanessa Bell, George Charles Beresford, Roger Fry, Man Ray
July 10th, 2014 - October 19th, 2015
June 26th, 2014 - September 21st, 2014
June 19th, 2014 - September 21st, 2014
June 17th, 2014 - November 23rd, 2014
Portraits from Life
Catherine Goodman
May 26th, 2014 - July 13th, 2014
May 13th, 2014 - November 16th, 2014
May 1st, 2014 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
March 27th, 2014 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
March 13th, 2014 1:15 PM - 2:00 PM
March 4th, 2014 - November 16th, 2014
Character Sketches
Bernard Partridge
February 27th, 2014 - June 15th, 2014
February 6th, 2014 - June 1st, 2014
Bailey’s Stardust
David Bailey
2013
November 30th, 2013 - July 20th, 2014
November 14th, 2013 - February 9th, 2014
Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize 2013
Anoush Abrar, Dorothee Deiss, Spencer Murphy, Giles Price
November 12th, 2013 - May 11th, 2014
October 17th, 2013 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
October 10th, 2013 - January 5th, 2014
September 28th, 2013 - May 5th, 2014
Imaginary Portraits
Derek Boshier
September 22nd, 2013 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
September 17th, 2013 - June 1st, 2014
September 14th, 2013 - January 5th, 2014
September 12th, 2013 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
September 11th, 2013 - January 5th, 2014
Portraits
Jonathan Yeo
August 24th, 2013 - January 5th, 2014
Face Value
Bob Dylan
July 11th, 2013 - October 13th, 2013
Portraits
Dame Laura Knight
June 20th, 2013 - September 15th, 2013
June 12th, 2013 - March 2nd, 2014
June 10th, 2013 - September 8th, 2013
Creative Connections: Year One: Tower Hamlets
David Adjaye, Elizabeth Garrett Anderson, Edith Cavell, Mahatma Gandhi, Mark Gertler, Sylvia Pankhurst, Isaac Rosenberg, Rachel Whiteread
June 3rd, 2013 - November 17th, 2013
April 29th, 2013 - September 15th, 2013
April 23rd, 2013 - November 3rd, 2013
Back in Focus
Francis Goodman
March 30th, 2013 - November 24th, 2013
Portrait Sculptor
Jacob Epstein
March 26th, 2013 - March 2nd, 2014
Radical Woodcuts
William Nicholson
March 25th, 2013 - November 10th, 2013
Victorian Photographer
Alexander Bassano
March 7th, 2013 - June 23rd, 2013
March 7th, 2013 - September 1st, 2013
The Portrait Anatomised
Susan Aldworth
February 21st, 2013 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
February 9th, 2013 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
February 7th, 2013 - May 27th, 2013
February 7th, 2013 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
January 26th, 2013 - September 22nd, 2013
January 25th, 2013 - September 1st, 2013
January 11th, 2013 - September 1st, 2013
January 3rd, 2013 - June 9th, 2013
2012
December 18th, 2012 - July 14th, 2013
December 17th, 2012 - August 11th, 2013
November 23rd, 2012 - September 1st, 2013
A Handbook of Modern Life
Humphrey Ocean
November 8th, 2012 - February 17th, 2013
Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize 2012
Jordi Ruiz Cirera, Alma Haser, Spencer Murphy, Jennifer Pattison
October 22nd, 2012 - June 2nd, 2013
October 19th, 2012 - May 19th, 2013
The Art of Drawing: Portraits from the Collection, 1670-1780
Henry Fuseli, Thomas Gainsborough, Angelica Kauffman, Thomas Kerrich
October 18th, 2012 - January 13th, 2013
The Lost Prince: The Life and Death of Henry Stuart
Nicholas Hilliard, Isaac Oliver
October 3rd, 2012 - February 3rd, 2013
British Royal Portraits
Mario Testino
September 29th, 2012 - March 24th, 2013
Marilyn Monroe: A British Love Affair
Cecil Beaton, Antony Beauchamp, Larry Burrows, Jack Cardiff, André de Dienes, Milton Greene
September 29th, 2012 - July 7th, 2013
Portraits by Contemporary Photographers
Jillian Edelstein, Joss McKinley, Alistair Morrison, Spencer Murphy, Jonathan Oakes, Steve Schofield, Ben Toms
September 28th, 2012 - March 24th, 2013
Cinema Portraits
Fred Daniels
September 28th, 2012 - May 31st, 2013
Cinema Portraits
Fred Daniels
September 27th, 2012 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
September 22nd, 2012 2:30 PM - 5:00 PM
September 21st, 2012 7:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Gallery Talk: Road to 2012
Katherine Green
September 20th, 2012 1:15 PM - 2:00 PM
September 20th, 2012 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
September 17th, 2012 - April 21st, 2013
Shooting Stars
Bob Collins
September 17th, 2012 - April 21st, 2013
September 6th, 2012 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
August 14th, 2012 - March 24th, 2013
Artist and Evangelist: Lives Remembered
Sir Lawrence Alma-Tameda
July 19th, 2012 - September 23rd, 2012
Road to 2012: Aiming High
Anderson & Low, Jillian Edelstein, Brian Griffin, Emma Hardy, Nadav Kander, Finlay MacKay, Bettina von Zwehl
July 17th, 2012 - March 17th, 2013
June 27th, 2012 - March 3rd, 2013
On Paper: Portraits of Writers
Maggi Hambling, Tom Phillips, Leonard McComb RA, Ross Wilson
June 27th, 2012 - November 1st, 2012
June 26th, 2012 - September 9th, 2012
June 22nd, 2012 - November 18th, 2012
First Exposure: Photographs 1961-2010
Peter Akehurst, Abigail Zoe Martin, Ellen Nolan, Jurgen Schadeberg, Eric Swayne
June 21st, 2012 - September 23rd, 2012
June 21st, 2012 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
June 12th, 2012 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
June 8th, 2012 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
May 29th, 2012 - January 15th, 2013
Olympic Encounters in 1908
Sir (John) Benjamin Stone
May 26th, 2012 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
May 25th, 2012 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
May 24th, 2012 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
May 24th, 2012 1:15 PM - 2:00 PM
Lecture: Iconography of the Queens
Pietro Annigoni, Cecil Beaton, Lucian Freud, Lord Lichfield, Gerhard Richter, Andy Warhol
May 19th, 2012 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
May 18th, 2012 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
May 17th, 2012 - October 21st, 2012
The Queen: Art and Image
Pietro Annigoni, Cecil Beaton, Lucian Freud, Annie Leibovitz, Hew Locke, Gerhard Richter, Thomas Struth, Andy Warhol
May 15th, 2012 - January 20th, 2013
THOMAS STRUTH
Thomas Struth
April 23rd, 2012 - December 16th, 2012
April 23rd, 2012 - October 21st, 2012
April 17th, 2012 - September 16th, 2012
April 16th, 2012 - December 16th, 2012
April 3rd, 2012 - March 31st, 2013
March 19th, 2012 - September 16th, 2012
March 19th, 2012 - September 16th, 2012
March 1st, 2012 - March 31st, 2012
March 1st, 2012 - April 22nd, 2012
February 9th, 2012 - May 27th, 2012
Lucian Freud Portraits
Lucian Freud
February 6th, 2012 - February 29th, 2012
Photograph of the Month
George Platt Lynes
2011
December 19th, 2011 - May 14th, 2012
Richard Hamilton: Portraits of the Artist
Richard Hamilton, David Hockney, Jorge Lewinski, Lord Snowdon
December 15th, 2011 1:15 PM - 2:00 PM
December 15th, 2011 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
December 12th, 2011 - July 15th, 2012
A Man of Many Parts
Cavendish Morton
December 11th, 2011 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
December 11th, 2011 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
December 8th, 2011 - June 17th, 2012
December 5th, 2011 - August 12th, 2012
December 3rd, 2011 - July 8th, 2012
November 28th, 2011 - July 9th, 2012
November 26th, 2011 - October 14th, 2012
November 10th, 2011 - February 12th, 2012
Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize 2011
Michael Birt, Jasper Clarke, David Knight, Dona Schwartz, Jooney Woodward, Jill Wooster
November 6th, 2011 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
November 5th, 2011 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
November 1st, 2011 - December 1st, 2011
Photograph of the Month
Sandra Lousada
October 31st, 2011 - November 3rd, 2011
October 25th, 2011 - April 22nd, 2012
October 20th, 2011 - January 8th, 2012
The First Actresses: Nell Gwyn to Sarah Siddons
Thomas Gainsborough, James Gillray, John Hoppner, Joshua Reynolds
October 20th, 2011 - January 8th, 2012
The Actress Now
Francesco Guidicini, Ishbel Myerscough
October 14th, 2011 - January 8th, 2012
September 17th, 2011 - January 8th, 2012
Comedians: From the 1940s to now
Bob Collins, Trevor Leighton, Lewis Morley
August 17th, 2011 - March 18th, 2012
William Dobson 1611-46
William Dobson
August 16th, 2011 - April 22nd, 2012
Scott of the Antarctic
Herbert George Ponting
August 6th, 2011 - January 2nd, 2012
July 26th, 2011 - March 18th, 2012
A Life in Portraits
Cecil Beaton, Bill Brandt, Alvin Langdon Coburn, Norman Parkinson, Charles Slade
July 25th, 2011 - September 25th, 2011
BT Road to 2012: Changing Pace
Emma Hardy, Finlay MacKay
July 1st, 2011 - July 31st, 2011
Photograph of the Month
John Swannell
June 16th, 2011 - September 18th, 2011
May 10th, 2011 - December 11th, 2011
May 9th, 2011 - February 19th, 2012
May 3rd, 2011 - November 27th, 2011
April 26th, 2011 - December 18th, 2011
April 19th, 2011 - January 2nd, 2012
April 16th, 2011 - November 27th, 2011
April 2nd, 2011 - November 20th, 2011
March 31st, 2011 - December 11th, 2011
March 19th, 2011 - September 11th, 2011
March 10th, 2011 - June 19th, 2011
March 8th, 2011 - December 3rd, 2011
February 18th, 2011 7:30 PM - 8:00 PM
February 17th, 2011 1:15 PM - 2:00 PM
February 17th, 2011 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
February 17th, 2011 7:30 PM - 8:00 PM
February 17th, 2011 - May 30th, 2011
February 15th, 2011 - October 23rd, 2011
February 11th, 2011 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
February 10th, 2011 1:15 PM - 3:00 PM
February 10th, 2011 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
February 10th, 2011 7:24 PM - 8:30 PM
February 7th, 2011 - September 1st, 2011
Eighteen by Twelve: Recent Photographic Acquisitions
David Bailey, Richard Cannon, Fergus Greer, Kate Peters, Richard Saker
February 7th, 2011 - October 9th, 2011
Sixteen by Fourteen: Recent Photographic Acquisitions
Jay Brooks, Henry Browne, James Galloway, Tricia Malley and Ross Gillespie, Francesco Guidicini, Mischa Richter, Richard Saker, Jon Shard, Daniel Stier
February 5th, 2011 - July 17th, 2011
Art World Portraits
Michael Landy
January 20th, 2011 - July 30th, 2011
Ayuba Suleiman Diallo
William Hoare
2010
December 14th, 2010 - July 24th, 2011
December 13th, 2010 - August 14th, 2011
Anglo-Zulu War, 1879
Lock & Whitfield
December 6th, 2010 - August 31st, 2011
November 27th, 2010 - August 31st, 2011
Camden Town and Beyond
Robert Bevan, Mark Gertler, Harold Gilman, Spencer Gore, Augustus John, Walter Sickert
November 11th, 2010 - February 20th, 2011
November 1st, 2010 - November 30th, 2010
Photograph of the Month
Richard Cannon
October 21st, 2010 - January 23rd, 2011
October 15th, 2010 - January 9th, 2011
Chasing Mirrors: Portraits of the Unseen
Alinah Azadeh, Chasing Mirrors Collective
October 4th, 2010 - February 13th, 2011
September 18th, 2010 - March 13th, 2011
Isabella Blow
Tim Noble & Sue Webster
September 11th, 2010 - April 3rd, 2011
September 11th, 2010 - December 5th, 2010
September 7th, 2010 - May 8th, 2011
September 7th, 2010 - March 20th, 2011
August 21st, 2010 - March 13th, 2011
August 14th, 2010 - April 17th, 2011
July 15th, 2010 - October 24th, 2010
June 24th, 2010 - September 19th, 2010
June 1st, 2010 - June 30th, 2010
May 25th, 2010 - February 13th, 2011
Alfred Chalon at the Opera
Alfred Edward Chalon
May 17th, 2010 - November 21st, 2010
May 15th, 2010 - December 5th, 2010
From Life
Bridget Riley
May 15th, 2010 - September 21st, 2010
Portraits
Alex Katz
April 19th, 2010 - September 26th, 2010
March 27th, 2010 - September 5th, 2010
Philip de László
Philip de László
March 20th, 2010 - July 18th, 2010
March 13th, 2010 - September 26th, 2010
March 11th, 2010 - June 20th, 2010
March 11th, 2010 - June 20th, 2010
February 18th, 2010 - June 6th, 2010
Portraits
Irving Penn
January 21st, 2010 - August 8th, 2010
January 16th, 2010 - September 12th, 2010
Drawing Portraits
Group Show
January 12th, 2010 - July 11th, 2010
2009
December 19th, 2009 - August 15th, 2010
Lady Jane Grey
Group Show
December 1st, 2009 - April 5th, 2010
Exposures
Jane Bown
November 4th, 2009 - March 12th, 2010
October 15th, 2009 - January 24th, 2010
September 19th, 2009 - March 21st, 2010
September 12th, 2009 - March 14th, 2010
July 2nd, 2009 - October 18th, 2009
June 16th, 2009 - February 28th, 2010
BP PORTRAIT AWARD
June Glasson
March 5th, 2009 - June 14th, 2009
February 26th, 2009 - May 31st, 2009
Portraits
Gerhard Richter
2008
November 6th, 2008 - February 15th, 2009
Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize 2008
Chris Floyd, Hendrik Kerstens, Colin Pantall, James Russell, David Stewart
October 16th, 2008 - February 1st, 2009