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Andy Thomas

'When I grow up I want to be an astronaut'

An interview with Australian astronaut, Dr. Andy Thomas, who describes the experience of space travel.

Interview with Andy Thomas
Video: 3 minutes

The National Portrait Gallery would like to thank Dr Andy Thomas for his kind assistance with this project.

All photographs attributed to National Aeronautics and Space Administration, NASA. Curator: Kim Dismukes Responsible NASA Official: John Ira Petty

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Andy Thomas, 2002 Montalbetti+Campbell.

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The Final Frontier

Magazine article by Magda Keaney, 2002

Magda Keaney talks with Montalbetti+Campbell about their photographic portrait of Australian astronaut Andy Thomas.

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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.