Exclusive Friends’ exhibition preview
Starstruck: Australian movie portraits
Join co-curators Penny Grist and Jennifer Coombes for an exclusive preview and introduction to Starstruck. Includes curators’ ‘insider’ insights, followed by free time to explore the show.
No charge – donations welcome
Strictly current members only; RSVP by Tuesday 7 November
Australian Movie Portraits
until Sunday 4 March 2018
Striking, beautiful portraiture comes out of the most thoroughly documented creative process there is – filmmaking. In a ground-breaking collaboration the National Portrait Gallery and National Film and Sound Archive invite you into this captivating realm between real and fictional worlds.
Collection display galleries
The collection display includes a wide selection of portraits that tell extraordinary stories of encounter, exploration, independence, individuality and achievement in Australia. Visitors to the Gallery can follow the development of portraiture from oil painting to digital media.Entry is free.