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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.

Creature from the Black Platoon starring Gary Foley 2011 TextaQueen
Creature from the Black Platoon starring Gary Foley 2011 TextaQueen
Creature from the Black Platoon starring Gary Foley 2011 TextaQueen

Creature from the Black Platoon starring Gary Foley 2011, 2011 TextaQueen

Portrait, fibre-tipped pen on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2011

Gary Foley, Invasion Day - We Have Survived, 1988 Juno Gemes
Gary Foley, Invasion Day - We Have Survived, 1988 Juno Gemes
Gary Foley, Invasion Day - We Have Survived, 1988 Juno Gemes

Gary Foley, Invasion Day - We Have Survived, 1988 Juno Gemes

Portrait, gelatin silver photograph on paper

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

Sir Noel Foley, c. 1985-90 Brian Dunlop
Sir Noel Foley, c. 1985-90 Brian Dunlop
Sir Noel Foley, c. 1985-90 Brian Dunlop

Sir Noel Foley, c. 1985-90 Brian Dunlop

Portrait, oil on canvas

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of Lady Foley 2015

Fiona Foley in her studio at Hervey Bay, 1994 Juno Gemes
Fiona Foley in her studio at Hervey Bay, 1994 Juno Gemes
Fiona Foley in her studio at Hervey Bay, 1994 Juno Gemes

Fiona Foley in her studio at Hervey Bay, 1994 Juno Gemes

Portrait, inkjet print on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of the artist 2005
Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program

After Ophelia: Fiona Foley at Lake Mackenzie, Fraser Island (Referencing Ophelia by John Everett Millais), 1994 Juno Gemes
After Ophelia: Fiona Foley at Lake Mackenzie, Fraser Island (Referencing Ophelia by John Everett Millais), 1994 Juno Gemes
After Ophelia: Fiona Foley at Lake Mackenzie, Fraser Island (Referencing Ophelia by John Everett Millais), 1994 Juno Gemes

After Ophelia: Fiona Foley at Lake Mackenzie, Fraser Island (Referencing Ophelia by John Everett Millais), 1994 Juno Gemes

Portrait, type C photograph on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2008

The Saints, 1978 (printed 2018) Gary Ede
The Saints, 1978 (printed 2018) Gary Ede
The Saints, 1978 (printed 2018) Gary Ede

The Saints, 1978 (printed 2018) Gary Ede

Portrait, inkjet print on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased with funds provided by Wayne Williams 2018

Bob Hawke, 1987 (printed 2018) Gary Ede
Bob Hawke, 1987 (printed 2018) Gary Ede
Bob Hawke, 1987 (printed 2018) Gary Ede

Bob Hawke, 1987 (printed 2018) Gary Ede

Portrait, inkjet print on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2018

Tim Johnson, 1994 (printed 2018) Gary Ede
Tim Johnson, 1994 (printed 2018) Gary Ede
Tim Johnson, 1994 (printed 2018) Gary Ede

Tim Johnson, 1994 (printed 2018) Gary Ede

Portrait, inkjet print on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2018

Tas Bull, 1986 (printed 2018) Gary Ede
Tas Bull, 1986 (printed 2018) Gary Ede
Tas Bull, 1986 (printed 2018) Gary Ede

Tas Bull, 1986 (printed 2018) Gary Ede

Portrait, inkjet print on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2018

Yahoo Serious, 1989 (printed 2018) Gary Ede
Yahoo Serious, 1989 (printed 2018) Gary Ede
Yahoo Serious, 1989 (printed 2018) Gary Ede

Yahoo Serious, 1989 (printed 2018) Gary Ede

Portrait, inkjet print on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased with funds provided by Wayne Williams in memory of Peta Brownbrooke-Benjamins 2018

The Art Lovers – Noah and Savannah 2015 by Gary Grealy

Observation point

Magazine article by Gary Grealy, 2016

Photographer Gary Grealy discusses his passion for portraiture.

Anders Ousback, 1986 (printed 2018) Gary Ede
Anders Ousback, 1986 (printed 2018) Gary Ede
Anders Ousback, 1986 (printed 2018) Gary Ede

Anders Ousback, 1986 (printed 2018) Gary Ede

Portrait, inkjet print on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2018

Dave Tice, 1978 (printed 2018) Gary Ede
Dave Tice, 1978 (printed 2018) Gary Ede
Dave Tice, 1978 (printed 2018) Gary Ede

Dave Tice, 1978 (printed 2018) Gary Ede

Portrait, inkjet print on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2018

Glenn A Baker, 1989 (printed 2018) Gary Ede
Glenn A Baker, 1989 (printed 2018) Gary Ede
Glenn A Baker, 1989 (printed 2018) Gary Ede

Glenn A Baker, 1989 (printed 2018) Gary Ede

Portrait, inkjet print on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2018

Dick Düsseldorp, 1991 (printed 2018) Gary Ede
Dick Düsseldorp, 1991 (printed 2018) Gary Ede
Dick Düsseldorp, 1991 (printed 2018) Gary Ede

Dick Düsseldorp, 1991 (printed 2018) Gary Ede

Portrait, inkjet print on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2018

Tommy Smith, 1986 (printed 2018) Gary Ede
Tommy Smith, 1986 (printed 2018) Gary Ede
Tommy Smith, 1986 (printed 2018) Gary Ede

Tommy Smith, 1986 (printed 2018) Gary Ede

Portrait, inkjet print on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2018

David Clarke, 1995 (printed 2018) Gary Ede
David Clarke, 1995 (printed 2018) Gary Ede
David Clarke, 1995 (printed 2018) Gary Ede

David Clarke, 1995 (printed 2018) Gary Ede

Portrait, inkjet print on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2018

Harold Thornton, 1977 (printed 2018) Gary Ede
Harold Thornton, 1977 (printed 2018) Gary Ede
Harold Thornton, 1977 (printed 2018) Gary Ede

Harold Thornton, 1977 (printed 2018) Gary Ede

Portrait, inkjet print on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2018

Trent Nathan and Shane Barr, 1995 (printed 2018) Gary Ede
Trent Nathan and Shane Barr, 1995 (printed 2018) Gary Ede
Trent Nathan and Shane Barr, 1995 (printed 2018) Gary Ede

Trent Nathan and Shane Barr, 1995 (printed 2018) Gary Ede

Portrait, inkjet print on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased with funds provided by Wayne Williams 2018

George Andronicus, 1985 (printed 2018) Gary Ede
George Andronicus, 1985 (printed 2018) Gary Ede
George Andronicus, 1985 (printed 2018) Gary Ede

George Andronicus, 1985 (printed 2018) Gary Ede

Portrait, inkjet print on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased with funds provided by Wayne Williams 2018

Bruce Tyrrell, 1986 (printed 2018) Gary Ede
Bruce Tyrrell, 1986 (printed 2018) Gary Ede
Bruce Tyrrell, 1986 (printed 2018) Gary Ede

Bruce Tyrrell, 1986 (printed 2018) Gary Ede

Portrait, inkjet print on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased with funds provided by Wayne Williams 2018

Lan Wang, 2011 Gary Grealy
Lan Wang, 2011 Gary Grealy
Lan Wang, 2011 Gary Grealy

Lan Wang, 2011 Gary Grealy

Portrait, inkjet print on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased with funds provided by Dr Gene Sherman AM 2016

Dr John Yu, 2014 Gary Grealy
Dr John Yu, 2014 Gary Grealy
Dr John Yu, 2014 Gary Grealy

Dr John Yu, 2014 Gary Grealy

Portrait, inkjet print on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased with funds provided by Dr Gene Sherman AM and Patrick Corrigan AM 2016

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

Ken Catchpole, 2014 Gary Grealy
Ken Catchpole, 2014 Gary Grealy
Ken Catchpole, 2014 Gary Grealy

Ken Catchpole, 2014 Gary Grealy

Portrait, inkjet print on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Commissioned with funds from the Patrick Corrigan Portrait Commission Series 2014

Laurie Carmichael, 1981 (printed 2018) Gary Ede
Laurie Carmichael, 1981 (printed 2018) Gary Ede
Laurie Carmichael, 1981 (printed 2018) Gary Ede

Laurie Carmichael, 1981 (printed 2018) Gary Ede

Portrait, inkjet print on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2018

Steve Kilbey, 1981 (printed 2018) Gary Ede
Steve Kilbey, 1981 (printed 2018) Gary Ede
Steve Kilbey, 1981 (printed 2018) Gary Ede

Steve Kilbey, 1981 (printed 2018) Gary Ede

Portrait, inkjet print on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased with funds provided by Wayne Williams 2018

Gary Catalano, 1994 Rick Amor
Gary Catalano, 1994 Rick Amor
Gary Catalano, 1994 Rick Amor

Gary Catalano, 1994 Rick Amor

Portrait, pencil on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of the artist 2005
Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program

Gary Catalano, 1994 Rick Amor
Gary Catalano, 1994 Rick Amor
Gary Catalano, 1994 Rick Amor

Gary Catalano, 1994 Rick Amor

Portrait, pencil and watercolour on yellow paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of the artist 2005
Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program

Gary Ella, c. 2000 Penny Tweedie
Gary Ella, c. 2000 Penny Tweedie
Gary Ella, c. 2000 Penny Tweedie

Gary Ella, c. 2000 Penny Tweedie

Portrait, type C photograph on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of the artist 2004

Gary Catalano 2, 1980, 1980 (printed 2012) Robert Rooney
Gary Catalano 2, 1980, 1980 (printed 2012) Robert Rooney
Gary Catalano 2, 1980, 1980 (printed 2012) Robert Rooney

Gary Catalano 2, 1980, 1980 (printed 2012) Robert Rooney

Portrait, inkjet print on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2012

Sir Tristan Antico, 1993 (printed 2018) Gary Ede
Sir Tristan Antico, 1993 (printed 2018) Gary Ede
Sir Tristan Antico, 1993 (printed 2018) Gary Ede

Sir Tristan Antico, 1993 (printed 2018) Gary Ede

Portrait, inkjet print on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2018

Gene Sherman, 2009 Gary Grealy
Gene Sherman, 2009 Gary Grealy
Gene Sherman, 2009 Gary Grealy

Gene Sherman, 2009 Gary Grealy

Portrait, inkjet print on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased with funds provided by Patrick Corrigan AM 2016

Jiawei Shen, 2011 Gary Grealy
Jiawei Shen, 2011 Gary Grealy
Jiawei Shen, 2011 Gary Grealy

Jiawei Shen, 2011 Gary Grealy

Portrait, inkjet print on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased with funds provided by Dr Gene Sherman AM 2016

Adam Cullen, 2000 Gary Grealy
Adam Cullen, 2000 Gary Grealy
Adam Cullen, 2000 Gary Grealy

Adam Cullen, 2000 Gary Grealy

Portrait, inkjet print

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased with funds provided by Dr Gene Sherman AM and Patrick Corrigan AM 2016

Patrick Corrigan, 2015 Gary Grealy
Patrick Corrigan, 2015 Gary Grealy
Patrick Corrigan, 2015 Gary Grealy

Patrick Corrigan, 2015 Gary Grealy

Portrait, inkjet print on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of the artist and Anne Grealy 2016

Edmund Capon, 2011 Gary Grealy
Edmund Capon, 2011 Gary Grealy
Edmund Capon, 2011 Gary Grealy

Edmund Capon, 2011 Gary Grealy

Portrait, inkjet print on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of the artist 2013
Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program

Olivia Newton-John, 1978 (printed 2017) Gary Heery
Olivia Newton-John, 1978 (printed 2017) Gary Heery
Olivia Newton-John, 1978 (printed 2017) Gary Heery

Olivia Newton-John, 1978 (printed 2017) Gary Heery

Portrait, inkjet print on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2017

Richard Morecroft & Alison Mackay, 2016 Gary Grealy
Richard Morecroft & Alison Mackay, 2016 Gary Grealy
Richard Morecroft & Alison Mackay, 2016 Gary Grealy

Richard Morecroft & Alison Mackay, 2016 Gary Grealy

Portrait, inkjet print on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of the artist 2018

Geoffrey Legge and Frank Watters, 2008 Gary Grealy
Geoffrey Legge and Frank Watters, 2008 Gary Grealy
Geoffrey Legge and Frank Watters, 2008 Gary Grealy

Geoffrey Legge and Frank Watters, 2008 Gary Grealy

Portrait, inkjet print on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of the artist 2010

Daddy Cool, Melbourne, 1974 Rennie Ellis
Daddy Cool, Melbourne, 1974 Rennie Ellis
Daddy Cool, Melbourne, 1974 Rennie Ellis

Daddy Cool, Melbourne, 1974 Rennie Ellis

Portrait, gelatin silver photograph on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2005

Brian and Gene Sherman, 2009 Gary Grealy
Brian and Gene Sherman, 2009 Gary Grealy
Brian and Gene Sherman, 2009 Gary Grealy

Brian and Gene Sherman, 2009 Gary Grealy

Portrait, inkjet print on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased with funds provided by Patrick Corrigan AM 2016

Franco and Amina Belgiorno-Nettis, 1991 (printed 2011) Gary Ede
Franco and Amina Belgiorno-Nettis, 1991 (printed 2011) Gary Ede
Franco and Amina Belgiorno-Nettis, 1991 (printed 2011) Gary Ede

Franco and Amina Belgiorno-Nettis, 1991 (printed 2011) Gary Ede

Portrait, inkjet print on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2011

Richard Morecroft & Alison Mackay, 2016 by Gary Grealy

Gary Grealy wins National Photographic Portrait Prize 2017 31 March 2017

Archived media releases 2017

After months of anticipation, the winner for the National Photographic Portrait Prize 2017 has been announced with renowned Sydney portrait photographer Gary Grealy taking out the award. George Fetting, guest judge for the 2017 Prize, was entranced with the evocative nature of the winning portrait Richard Morecroft and Alison Mackay.

Oodgeroo Noonuccal at Moongalba, 1982 Juno Gemes

Proof Portraits from The Movement 1978-2003

Previous exhibition, 2003

Portraits from The Movement is the first comprehensive survey of photographs from the Juno Gemes archive, which has supported the Aboriginal struggle for justice in Australia from 1978 to the present day.

Considering Persephone - Gay Bilson, 2009 Leeanne Crisp
Considering Persephone - Gay Bilson, 2009 Leeanne Crisp
Considering Persephone - Gay Bilson, 2009 Leeanne Crisp

Considering Persephone - Gay Bilson, 2009 Leeanne Crisp

Portrait, watercolour on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased with funds provided by Jan and Gary Whyte, Brian and Barbara Crisp, Gloria Kurtze, Jonathon Mills and Lawsoft Pty Ltd 2011

Ken Catchpole, 2014 Gary Grealy

Rugby great unveiled 1 December 2014

Archived media releases 2014

A new portrait commission of Australian Rugby great, Ken Catchpole OAM by Gary Grealy will be officially unveiled on 3 December.

Richard Morecroft & Alison Mackay, 2016 Gary Grealy

National Photographic Portrait Prize 2017

Previous exhibition, 2017

The exhibition is selected from a national field of entries, reflecting the distinctive vision of Australia's aspiring and professional portrait photographers and the unique nature of their subjects.

Djon, from the portfolio "Michael Riley Portraits 1984-1990", 1990 (printed 2013) Michael Riley
Djon, from the portfolio "Michael Riley Portraits 1984-1990", 1990 (printed 2013) Michael Riley
Djon, from the portfolio "Michael Riley Portraits 1984-1990", 1990 (printed 2013) Michael Riley

Djon, from the portfolio "Michael Riley Portraits 1984-1990", 1990 (printed 2013) Michael Riley

Portrait, inkjet print on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2013

Rolf de Heer, Adelaide, SA, 2004 John Elliott
Rolf de Heer, Adelaide, SA, 2004 John Elliott
Rolf de Heer, Adelaide, SA, 2004 John Elliott

Rolf de Heer, Adelaide, SA, 2004 John Elliott

Portrait, type C photograph on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of the artist 2005

Lan Wang, 2011 Gary Grealy

Artist lovers re-united across the seas

Devotion

Exile burnishes love’s bond

Marcia Ella, 2006 Sahlan Hayes
Marcia Ella, 2006 Sahlan Hayes
Marcia Ella, 2006 Sahlan Hayes

Marcia Ella, 2006 Sahlan Hayes

Portrait, gelatin silver photograph on resin-coated paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2006

Angry Anderson, 2006 Sally Robinson
Angry Anderson, 2006 Sally Robinson
Angry Anderson, 2006 Sally Robinson

Angry Anderson, 2006 Sally Robinson

Portrait, synthetic polymer paint on canvas

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of the artist 2010

In the Lounge, 2006 by North Sullivan

Seduce, Amuse, Entertain NPPP 2007 exhibition essay

General content

Michael Desmond, National Photographic Portrait Prize judge and curator, introduces the 2007 Prize.

The hunting lodge, 2007

Seduce Amuse Entertain

Magazine article by Michael Desmond, 2007

Michael Desmond profiles a handful of the entrants in first National Photographic Portrait Prize and notes emerging themes and categories.

Mark Ella, 2015 Nikki Toole
Mark Ella, 2015 Nikki Toole
Mark Ella, 2015 Nikki Toole

Mark Ella, 2015 Nikki Toole

Portrait, type C photograph on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Commissioned with funds from the Patrick Corrigan Portrait Commission Series 2015

Eileen Dunne in The Hospital for Sick Children, 1940
	 by Cecil Beaton

Cecil Beaton Portraits

Previous exhibition, 2005

Accomplished illustrator, painter, writer and diarist, set designer and one of the most distinguished photographers of the twentieth century, Cecil Beaton is renowned for his portraits of well known faces from the worlds of fashion, literature, and film.

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Supporters $5,000 - $9,999

Honour board
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Annual Appeal Listed by year

Honour board
Margaret Whitlam, 2005 Sahlan Hayes

Open Air Portraits in the Landscape

Previous exhibition, 2008

Open Air is an exhibition of portraits of Australians in environments of particular significance to them.

Shall I raise my eyebrows and gasp? (Alex), 2011 by TextaQueen

Pen power

Magazine article by Jane Raffan, 2015

Politics and personae in the portraiture of TextaQueen by Jane Raffan.

Vincent Brady leading anti Bicentenary Protest, Brisbane, 1987 Michael Aird

Activating the space

Magazine article by Sandra Phillips, 2020

Sandra Phillips on portraits of Indigenous activism from Cairns Art Gallery’s 2019 Queen’s Land Blak Portraiture exhibition.

 

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Portrait Donors Listed by year

Honour board
Jack Brabham, 2004 Julie Edgar

Start Your Engines...

Magazine article by Catherine McDonough, 2006

The bronze sculpture by Julie Edgar reflects through both the material and representation the determined and straight-forward nature of Brabham. 

Shane Warne, 2006 Robin Sellick

Flash Australian Athletes in Focus

Previous exhibition, 2006

Introduction The National Portrait Gallery’s photographic exhibition Flash: Australian Athletes in Focus explores various interpretations of Australian sporting men and women.

Ken Catchpole, 2014 Gary Grealy

Full time

Magazine article by Alistair McGhie, 2017

Alistair McGhie reminisces about three Australian rugby greats commissioned for the Portrait Gallery collection by Patrick Corrigan AM.

Charlie, 2017 by Lee Grant

National Photographic Portrait Prize 2018 8 March 2018

Archived media releases 2018

Images for media use will be available from 8 March 2018.

Daddy Cool, Melbourne, 1974 Rennie Ellis

Now Listen...

Magazine article by Simon Elliott, 2005

Artist Tessa Jones recalls creating her portrait of Daddy Cool and Mondo Rock singer and music producer, Ross Wilson.

Stan Coster, Manilla, NSW, 1994 (printed 2004) John Elliott

Thousand Mile Stare Portrait photography by John Elliott

Previous exhibition, 2004

Thousand mile stare provides a unique portrait of people of rural Australia

One hundred days at 7pm 2015 by Fiona McMonagle

Self-effacing

Magazine article by Michael Wardell, 2016

Michael Wardell samples the fare in the University of Queensland National Self-portrait Prize.

Cormac and Callum, 2008 by Ingvar Kenne

NPPP 2009 exhibition essay

General content

Dr Christopher Chapman, National Photographic Portrait Prize judge and curator, introduces the 2009 Prize.

Nothing's as precious as a hole in the ground, 2001 eX de Medici

Seduce and Destroy

Magazine article by Magda Keaney, 2001

Magda Keaney explores the symbolism in eX de Medici's portrait of Midnight Oil.

Mark Loane, 2016 Joachim Froese

Rugby great a fine addition to Portrait Gallery Collection 21 March 2017

Archived media releases 2017

A portrait of Australian rugby great, Dr Mark Loane AM MBBS FRANZO FRACS, is the latest addition to the National Portrait Gallery’s permanent collection. The work is the final in a series of three commissioned portraits of Australian rugby luminaries funded by Gallery benefactor, Mr Patrick Corrigan AM.

Face of South Sudan, 2012 by Melanie Faith Dove

NPPP 2013 exhibition essay

General content

Joanna Gilmour, National Photographic Portrait Prize judge and curator, introduces the 2013 Prize.

M H Wednesday 11.15am from the series Self-harm, 2004

Big it up

Magazine article by Magda Keaney, 2005

Former National Portrait Gallery Curator Magda Keaney was a member of the selection panel of the Schwepes Photographic Portrait Prize 2004 at the National Portrait Gallery London.

George Tjungurrayi, 2002 Matthys Gerber

Two painters

Magazine article by Dr Christopher Chapman, 2007

Chris Chapman explains how Matthys Gerber bridges the gap between abstraction and portraiture.

Self portrait, 2005 Rick Amor

Rick Amor: 21 Portraits

General content

Sarah Engledow chronicles Rick Amor's work and accomplishments in this extensive essay in conjunction with the exhibition Rick Amor: 21 Portraits.

Professor Peter Doherty, 2001 Rick Amor

Friends and Acquaintances

Magazine article by Dr Sarah Engledow, 2005

Dr. Sarah Engledow discusses a collection of drawings and prints by the Victorian artist Rick Amor acquired in 2005.

Eileen Dunne in The Hospital for Sick Children, 1940

The incomparable Beaton

Magazine article by Dr Sarah Engledow, 2005

To accompany the exhibition Cecil Beaton: Portraits, held at the NPG in 2005, this article is drawn from Hugo Vickers's authorised biography, Cecil Beaton (1985).

The Art Lovers - Megan, 2013 by Gary Grealy

Everybody, look serious NPPP 2014 exhibition essay

General content

Dr Sarah Engledow, National Photographic Portrait Prize judge and curator, introduces the 2014 Prize.

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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.