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The National Portrait Gallery acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of Country throughout Australia and recognises the continuing connection to lands, waters and communities. We pay our respect to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures and to Elders both past and present.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander viewers are warned that this website contains images of deceased persons.

Stevie Wright, 1975 (printed 2011) Gary Ede

Tribute Stevie Wright

Magazine article, 2016

Stevie Wright (1947-2015), singer-songwriter, came to Australia from England at the age of nine.

Stevie Wright, 1975 (printed 2011) Gary Ede
Stevie Wright, 1975 (printed 2011) Gary Ede
Stevie Wright, 1975 (printed 2011) Gary Ede

Stevie Wright, 1975 (printed 2011) Gary Ede

Portrait, inkjet print on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2011

Stevie Wright, 2003 (printed 2005) Gregory McBean
Stevie Wright, 2003 (printed 2005) Gregory McBean
Stevie Wright, 2003 (printed 2005) Gregory McBean

Stevie Wright, 2003 (printed 2005) Gregory McBean

Portrait, gelatin silver photograph on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of the artist 2005

Jamie Wright, c. 2000 Penny Tweedie
Jamie Wright, c. 2000 Penny Tweedie
Jamie Wright, c. 2000 Penny Tweedie

Jamie Wright, c. 2000 Penny Tweedie

Portrait, type C photograph on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of the artist 2004

Alexis Wright, 2009 (printed 2014) Ingvar Kenne
Alexis Wright, 2009 (printed 2014) Ingvar Kenne
Alexis Wright, 2009 (printed 2014) Ingvar Kenne

Alexis Wright, 2009 (printed 2014) Ingvar Kenne

Portrait, type C photograph on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of the artist 2017
Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program

Peter Wright, 1999 Greg Weight
Peter Wright, 1999 Greg Weight
Peter Wright, 1999 Greg Weight

Peter Wright, 1999 Greg Weight

Portrait, gelatin silver photograph on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of Patrick Corrigan AM 2004
Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program

The family, c. 1955 Charles Blackman
The family, c. 1955 Charles Blackman
The family, c. 1955 Charles Blackman

The family, c. 1955 Charles Blackman

Portrait, oil on board

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of Barbara Blackman 2000
Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program

Stevie Wright, 1975 (printed 2011) Gary Ede

Stevie

Magazine article by Gregory McBean, 2005

Gregory McBean writes about photographing recent ARIA Hall of Fame inductee, singer Stevie Wright.

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All in the Family

Magazine article by Barbara Blackman AO, 2003

In 2000, Barbara Blackman donated a portrait of her close friends - poet Judith Wright, her husband Jack McKinney and their daughter Meredith - painted by Charles Blackman.

Interview with Meredith McKinney video: 2 minutes

The Family by Charles Blackman

Portrait story

Meredith McKinney, subject of Charles Blackman's 'The Family', recounts memories from her childhood and the creation of the portrait.

"Sammy" Samuel Wood (Image plate from Vanity Fair), 1892 Henry Seppings-Wright
"Sammy" Samuel Wood (Image plate from Vanity Fair), 1892 Henry Seppings-Wright
"Sammy" Samuel Wood (Image plate from Vanity Fair), 1892 Henry Seppings-Wright

"Sammy" Samuel Wood (Image plate from Vanity Fair), 1892 Henry Seppings-Wright

Portrait, chromolithograph on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2010

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Big bouquet of Blackmans

Magazine article by Dr Sarah Engledow, 2013

Dr. Sarah Engledow explores the context surrounding Charles Blackman's portrait of Judith Wright, Jack McKinney and their daughter Meredith.

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The National Portrait Gallery acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of Country throughout Australia and recognises the continuing connection to lands, waters and communities. We pay our respect to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures and to Elders both past and present.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander viewers are warned that this website contains images of deceased persons.