until Sunday 3 June 2018
When a portrait communicates determination and individuality as boldly as these do, it has the potential to become an iconic image. For the Gallery’s 20th birthday this display brings together a group contemporary photographic portraits of inspiring women and men.Entry is free.
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.
Lights on Luminescence
The Canberra International Music Festival with the National Portrait Gallery presents Lights on Luminescence. Imbibe the virtuosic melodies of Luminescence Chamber Singers, interspersed with the smooth sets of DJ Mr Michael.