Tagged in PORTRAITS

Here's What Terrible Portraiture Looks Like

Here's What Terrible Portraiture Looks Like

One to avoid
One Of The Greatest Portrait Painters Gets A Blockbuster Exhibition

One Of The Greatest Portrait Painters Gets A Blockbuster Exhibition

Brilliant but repetitive.
Don't Miss These Art Exhibitions In 2017

Don't Miss These Art Exhibitions In 2017

From Grayson Perry to Eduardo Paolozzi.
Photos Of Londoners Just As They Are

Photos Of Londoners Just As They Are

Exhibition captures the capital's residents in unstaged shots.
10 Exhibitions To Look Forward To This Autumn

10 Exhibitions To Look Forward To This Autumn

Which ones will you be going to?
Art Review: Royal Society Of Portrait Painters @ Mall Galleries

Art Review: Royal Society Of Portrait Painters @ Mall Galleries

Over 200 classical and contemporary portraits in a wide variety of styles.
Art Review: Lucian Freud: Portraits @ National Portrait Gallery

Art Review: Lucian Freud: Portraits @ National Portrait Gallery

Deeply emotional portraits
March's Most Talked About New Art Exhibitions

March's Most Talked About New Art Exhibitions

The Iranian banksy, a kayak and YBAs. Lots of art to see.
Hockney should stick to landscapes: his portraits are awful ->

Hockney should stick to landscapes: his portraits are awful ->

Oh dear.
June's Most Talked About Art Exhibitions

June's Most Talked About Art Exhibitions

Instagram, DeLoreans and magical realism.
Light Art To Business Cards: January's Most Talked About Art Exhibitions

Light Art To Business Cards: January's Most Talked About Art Exhibitions

From Peckham to Mayfair.
Art Preview: Andrew Salgado - The Misanthrope @ Beers Lambert

Art Preview: Andrew Salgado - The Misanthrope @ Beers Lambert

A display of energetic and vivid portraits. Plus an interview with the artist offering insight into his creative process.
Portrait Photography Prize Mesmerising As Ever

Portrait Photography Prize Mesmerising As Ever

Newsworthy topics and brilliantly composed images.
Audrey Hepburn: Beautifully Reserved

Audrey Hepburn: Beautifully Reserved

Mystifying, inscrutable... or just professional?
Review: Annie Leibovitz's Women Of The World Is All Gloss, No Insight

Review: Annie Leibovitz's Women Of The World Is All Gloss, No Insight

Inspiring women, uninspiring photos.
High Fashion, Tudor-and-Stuart-Style, Comes To The Queen's Gallery

High Fashion, Tudor-and-Stuart-Style, Comes To The Queen's Gallery

These stunning clothes might conceal the body, but they're revealing in other ways...
Sex And Bling: December's Most Talked About Art Exhibitions

Sex And Bling: December's Most Talked About Art Exhibitions

Acrobatics, wounded instruments, Elvis and more.
The Experiments Of Joshua Reynolds At The Wallace Collection

The Experiments Of Joshua Reynolds At The Wallace Collection

X-rays reveal the secrets behind the paintings.
BP Portrait Award 2014 At National Portrait Gallery

BP Portrait Award 2014 At National Portrait Gallery

One of portrait painting's biggest prizes and its 55 finalists.
Celebrity Photographs By David Bailey

Celebrity Photographs By David Bailey

250+ works of celebrity and documentary portrait photography at NPG.
Play-Doh Portrait Photographs By Eleanor Macnair

Play-Doh Portrait Photographs By Eleanor Macnair

Surely a child could do this?
Long Live Soho: Photo Portraits Of Its People And Places

Long Live Soho: Photo Portraits Of Its People And Places

By Jayne Taylor, MA Photographic Studies, University of Westminster.
London Artists: Rosalind Freeborn's Paper Portraits And Local Shopkeepers

London Artists: Rosalind Freeborn's Paper Portraits And Local Shopkeepers

Muswell Hill artist paints her local shopkeepers and makes collage work of London celebs.
Art Review: Taylor Wessing Prize @ National Portrait Gallery

Art Review: Taylor Wessing Prize @ National Portrait Gallery

Celebrating the best in portrait photography, with social and political commentary aplenty.
Society Portraits Of Artists By John Singer Sargent

Society Portraits Of Artists By John Singer Sargent

19th and 20th century society captured.
New Free Exhibition For Street Artist Pure Evil

New Free Exhibition For Street Artist Pure Evil

New free street art exhibition.
Exhibition Review: The Lost Prince @ National Portrait Gallery

Exhibition Review: The Lost Prince @ National Portrait Gallery

The Portrait Gallery's latest show is dedicated to a forgotten slice of the Stuarts' story.
Painting By Layers: Frank Auerbach Gets The Retrospective He Deserves

Painting By Layers: Frank Auerbach Gets The Retrospective He Deserves

Arguably Britain's greatest living artist.
Artists From Around The World Compete For The BP Portrait Award At National Portrait Gallery

Artists From Around The World Compete For The BP Portrait Award At National Portrait Gallery

A world view of portraits as classical and contemporary styles compete for a prestigious award.
Street Portraits: The Londoners By Tyla Arabas

Street Portraits: The Londoners By Tyla Arabas

Have you got the balls to stop strangers on the streets and ask to shoot them?
Review of Giacometti At National Portrait Gallery: Highlighting His Powerful Portraits

Review of Giacometti At National Portrait Gallery: Highlighting His Powerful Portraits

Record-breaking sculptor was equally adept at portraits.
Art Review: Lita Cabellut @ Opera Gallery

Art Review: Lita Cabellut @ Opera Gallery

Portraits of the worlds most famous people in a unique style.
Preview: Joe Simpson's Photo-Realistic Portraits @ Royal Albert Hall

Preview: Joe Simpson's Photo-Realistic Portraits @ Royal Albert Hall

Like Madame Tussauds, but on canvas.
Preview: The World In London Photography Exhibition

Preview: The World In London Photography Exhibition

Outdoor exhibition of portraits of Londoners from nearly all Olympic nations opens tomorrow.
In-I & Jubilations: Coming To The Southbank Soon

In-I & Jubilations: Coming To The Southbank Soon

Photographers' Gallery: The World In London Project Needs Help

Photographers' Gallery: The World In London Project Needs Help

A project capturing portraits of Londoners from each of the 204 countries competing in London 2012
Emerging Portrait Artists Show Up Big Name Contemporaries

Emerging Portrait Artists Show Up Big Name Contemporaries

Homages to Vermeer, anatomical drawings and death masks.
Art Review: Thomas Schutte @ Serpentine Gallery

Art Review: Thomas Schutte @ Serpentine Gallery

A sculptural masterclass outshines the disappointing drawings and paintings
The Friday Photos: Faces Around London Fashion Week

The Friday Photos: Faces Around London Fashion Week

Beautiful and beautifully strange portraits.
Wellington: The Iron Duke In Portraits

Wellington: The Iron Duke In Portraits

The Iron Duke is remembered on the 200th anniversary of Waterloo
Review: A Who's Who Of Russian Culture In Portraits

Review: A Who's Who Of Russian Culture In Portraits

All the subjects were great, and so are many of the paintings.
Review: National Gallery iPhone App

Review: National Gallery iPhone App

Goya's Portraits: Does Creativity Suffer When It's Paid For?

Goya's Portraits: Does Creativity Suffer When It's Paid For?

Commissions = constraints, but brilliance still powers through.
The Controversy Of Laura Knight

The Controversy Of Laura Knight

Gender equality, warfare and racial segregation at the National Portrait Gallery.
Art Review: Francesca Leone @ Opera Gallery

Art Review: Francesca Leone @ Opera Gallery

Detailed portraits capturing the moment when people get drenched with water.
Art Review: George Catlin @ National Portrait Gallery

Art Review: George Catlin @ National Portrait Gallery

Moving portraits of American Indians in this free exhibition.
Art Review: Gay Icons @ NPG

Art Review: Gay Icons @ NPG

Johan Zoffany @ Royal Academy

Johan Zoffany @ Royal Academy

Neoclassical paintings filled with large casts of characters and plenty of satire.
Portraits Of Famous St Martin's Alumni @ Kings Place Gallery

Portraits Of Famous St Martin's Alumni @ Kings Place Gallery

30 famous faces celebrate the college's move to King's Cross.
Preview: Shoot(ing) Portraits @ NPG

Preview: Shoot(ing) Portraits @ NPG

Snakes In A Frame: Queen And Serpent At NPG

Snakes In A Frame: Queen And Serpent At NPG

Review: Intimate Portraits @ The British Museum

Review: Intimate Portraits @ The British Museum

12 Of The Best Exhibitions To See In October

12 Of The Best Exhibitions To See In October

Which one are you most looking forward to?
We Review The Latest Exhibitions In London

We Review The Latest Exhibitions In London

Which ones catch your eye?
Which Exhibitions Should You Visit In December? Let Us Help You Out

Which Exhibitions Should You Visit In December? Let Us Help You Out

Which are you planning to see?
What Does A Londoner Look Like?

What Does A Londoner Look Like?

Get your portrait immortalised
Why The BP Portrait Award Is Bad For Art

Why The BP Portrait Award Is Bad For Art

Dull, dull, dull.
Saatchi Gallery Has A New Exhibition Filled With Selfies

Saatchi Gallery Has A New Exhibition Filled With Selfies

Selfie sticks at the ready
The top art exhibitions in London (and one to avoid)

The top art exhibitions in London (and one to avoid)

Including drones with a twists.
Get Ready For This Artist Takeover At The Museum Of London

Get Ready For This Artist Takeover At The Museum Of London

What happens when artists take over a museum?
Review: Picasso Portraits At National Portrait Gallery

Review: Picasso Portraits At National Portrait Gallery

Watch a relationship break down in portraits.