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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.

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Mary Katatjuku Pan

Mary Katatjuku Pan
2021

Robert Fielding

On display: Gallery One
Nyurpaya Kaika Burton OAM

Nyurpaya Kaika Burton OAM
2021

Robert Fielding

On display: Gallery One
Illuwanti Ken

Illuwanti Ken
2021

Robert Fielding

On display: Gallery One
Yaritji Tjingila Young

Yaritji Tjingila Young
2021

Robert Fielding

On display: Gallery One
Stanley Douglas

Stanley Douglas
2021

Robert Fielding

On display: Gallery One
Hughie Cullinan

Hughie Cullinan
2021

Robert Fielding

On display: Gallery One
Tiger Yaltangki

Tiger Yaltangki
2021

Robert Fielding

On display: Gallery One
Betty Muffler

Betty Muffler
2021

Robert Fielding

On display: Gallery One
Maringka Burton

Maringka Burton
2021

Robert Fielding

On display: Gallery One
Alec Baker

Alec Baker
2021

Robert Fielding

On display: Gallery One
Linda Puna

Linda Puna
2021

Robert Fielding

On display: Gallery One
Puna Yanima

Puna Yanima
2021

Robert Fielding

On display: Gallery One
Betty Kuntiwa Pumani

Betty Kuntiwa Pumani
2021

Robert Fielding

On display: Gallery One
Litja Brown

Litja Brown
2021

Robert Fielding

On display: Gallery One
Sammy Dodd

Sammy Dodd
2021

Robert Fielding

On display: Gallery One
Margaret Ngilan Dodd

Margaret Ngilan Dodd
2021

Robert Fielding

On display: Gallery One
Tuppy Ngintja Goodwin

Tuppy Ngintja Goodwin
2021

Robert Fielding

On display: Gallery One
Rita Rolley

Rita Rolley
2021

Robert Fielding

On display: Gallery One
Imatjala Curley

Imatjala Curley
2021

Robert Fielding

On display: Gallery One
Mantuwa Tjungarra George

Mantuwa Tjungarra George
2021

Robert Fielding

On display: Gallery One
Ingrid Treacle

Ingrid Treacle
2021

Robert Fielding

On display: Gallery One
Matjangka Nyukana Norris

Matjangka Nyukana Norris
2021

Robert Fielding

On display: Gallery One
Taylor Cooper

Taylor Cooper
2021

Robert Fielding

On display: Gallery One
Kathy Maringka

Kathy Maringka
2021

Robert Fielding

On display: Gallery One
Play on (A portrait of Neale Daniher)

Play on (A portrait of Neale Daniher)
2021

Michael Peck

On display: Gallery Two
Penelope Seidler

Penelope Seidler
2019 (printed 2021)

Anne Zahalka

On display: Gallery Two
Her Majesty, The Queen, Elizabeth II (Blue)

Her Majesty, The Queen, Elizabeth II (Blue)
2001

Polly Borland

On display: Gallery Two
Ellie Cole

Ellie Cole
2016 (printed 2021)

Peter Brew-Bevan

On display: Gallery Two
Hugh Jackman

Hugh Jackman
2020

Vincent Fantauzzo

On display: Gallery Two
Tracey Moffatt dreaming

Tracey Moffatt dreaming
2017

James Horan

On display: Gallery Three
Ian Thorpe

Ian Thorpe
1998 (printed 2019)

Brett Canét-Gibson

On display: Gallery Two
Olivia Newton-John

Olivia Newton-John
1978 (printed 2017)

Gary Heery

On display: Gallery Two
Sketch for portrait of Tom Uren

Sketch for portrait of Tom Uren
1972

Clifton Pugh AO

On display: Gallery Three
Tim Flannery

Tim Flannery
2006

Robert Hannaford AM

On display: Gallery Three
Study for a portrait of Dame Merlyn Myer DBE

Study for a portrait of Dame Merlyn Myer DBE
1960s

Sir William Dargie CBE

On display: Gallery Two
Quentin Bryce

Quentin Bryce
2016

Michael Zavros

On display: Gallery Three
Ningali Lawford-Wolf

Ningali Lawford-Wolf
1996 (printed 2016)

Stuart Spence

On display: Gallery Three
Dr Joan M Redshaw AM

Dr Joan M Redshaw AM
1982

Barbara Tribe

On display: Gallery Three
Adam (Adam Goodes)

Adam (Adam Goodes)
2014

Alan Jones

On display: Gallery Three
Charles Perkins on bus to Tranby Aboriginal College, Glebe

Charles Perkins on bus to Tranby Aboriginal College, Glebe
c. 1964 (printed 2015)

Robert McFarlane

On display: Gallery Three
Mawalan Marika

Mawalan Marika
c. 1963

Arthur Murch

On display: Gallery Three
Richard Walley

Richard Walley
2015

Dr Julie Dowling

On display: Gallery Three
Patrick Dodson

Patrick Dodson
2004

Zhou Xiaoping

On display: Gallery Three
Jack Thompson

Jack Thompson
2013

Dr Julie Dowling

On display: Gallery Two
Professor Mandyam Srinivasan

Professor Mandyam Srinivasan
2014

Sam Leach

On display: Gallery Two
Julia Gillard

Julia Gillard
2013

Peter Brew-Bevan

On display: Gallery Two
Joe and Brenda

Joe and Brenda
1990 (printed 2013)

Michael Riley

On display: Gallery Three
Charles and Adam

Charles and Adam
1990 (printed 2013)

Michael Riley

On display: Gallery Three
Jack Charles

Jack Charles
2011

Rod McNicol

On display: Gallery Three
Charles Teo

Charles Teo
2012

Adam Chang (Hong Jun Zhang)

On display: Gallery Two
The Seekers reunite 50 years on

The Seekers reunite 50 years on
2011

Helen Edwards

On display: Gallery Two
Professor Penny Sackett, astronomer and physicist

Professor Penny Sackett, astronomer and physicist
2011

Andrew Mezei

On display: Gallery Two
Ruby Hunter

Ruby Hunter
1996 (printed 2012)

Jacqueline Mitelman

On display: Gallery Three
Hugo at home (Hugo Weaving)

Hugo at home (Hugo Weaving)
2011

Nicholas Harding

On display: Gallery Two
Mandawuy Yunupingu

Mandawuy Yunupingu
1991 (printed 2011)

Lorrie Graham

On display: Gallery Three
Tracey Moffatt filming early land rights march

Tracey Moffatt filming early land rights march
c. 1980

Elaine Pelot-Syron

On display: Gallery Three
Evonne Goolagong

Evonne Goolagong
1970s

an unknown artist

On display: Gallery Three
Woureddy [Wurati], an Aboriginal Chief of Van Diemen's Land

Woureddy [Wurati], an Aboriginal Chief of Van Diemen's Land
1835

Benjamin Law

On display: Gallery Three
Trucaninny [Trukanini], wife of Woureddy [Wurati]

Trucaninny [Trukanini], wife of Woureddy [Wurati]
1836

Benjamin Law

On display: Gallery Three
Cathy Freeman

Cathy Freeman
1994 (printed 2010)

Bill McAuley

On display: Gallery Three
Archie Roach

Archie Roach
1992 (printed 2010)

Bill McAuley

On display: Gallery Three
Geo Face Distributor

Geo Face Distributor
2009

James Angus

On display: forecourt
Oodgeroo Noonuccal at Moongalba Stradbroke Island (her sitting down place)1982

Oodgeroo Noonuccal at Moongalba Stradbroke Island (her sitting down place)1982…

Juno Gemes

On display: Gallery Three
Dr Brown and Green Old Time Waltz

Dr Brown and Green Old Time Waltz
1983

Harold Thornton

On display: Gallery Three
Gulpilil (David) Dreaming - Kakadu 2006

Gulpilil (David) Dreaming - Kakadu 2006
2006

George Fetting

On display: Gallery Two
Paddy's lunch: Paddy Stewart at Yuendumu

Paddy's lunch: Paddy Stewart at Yuendumu
2003

Francis Reiss

On display: Gallery Three
Lowitja O'Donoghue

Lowitja O'Donoghue
2006

Robert Hannaford AM

On display: Gallery Three
L. Gordon Darling AC CMG

L. Gordon Darling AC CMG
2006

Jiawei Shen

On display: foyer
Portrait of HRH Crown Princess Mary of Denmark

Portrait of HRH Crown Princess Mary of Denmark
2005

Jiawei Shen

On display: Gallery Two
Yami Lester speaks at Uluru Handback Ceremony

Yami Lester speaks at Uluru Handback Ceremony
1985 (printed 2003)

Juno Gemes

On display: Gallery Three
Michael O'Loughlin

Michael O'Loughlin
c. 2000

Penny Tweedie

On display: Gallery Three
Coji and Owen

Coji and Owen
c. 2000

Penny Tweedie

On display: Gallery Three
Hans Heysen

Hans Heysen
1960 (cast 2004)

John Dowie AM

On display: Gallery Three
Pat Mackie

Pat Mackie
2004

Nancy Borlase AM

On display: Gallery Three
Judith Inkamala

Judith Inkamala
1999

Greg Weight

On display: Gallery Three
Tracey Moffatt

Tracey Moffatt
1995

Greg Weight

On display: Gallery Three
Suzie Petyarre

Suzie Petyarre
1994

Greg Weight

On display: Gallery Three
Gloria Petyarre

Gloria Petyarre
1994

Greg Weight

On display: Gallery Three
Wenten Rubuntja

Wenten Rubuntja
1998

Greg Weight

On display: Gallery Three
Thanacoupie

Thanacoupie
1981

Juno Gemes

On display: Gallery Three
Marcia Langton

Marcia Langton
1982

Juno Gemes

On display: Gallery Three
Kitty Kantilla and Freda Warlapinni at Milikapiti (Snake Bay)

Kitty Kantilla and Freda Warlapinni at Milikapiti (Snake Bay)
2003

Jo Bertini

On display: Gallery Three
Glenn McGrath

Glenn McGrath
2003

Sally Robinson

On display: Gallery Two
Albert Namatjira, Artist, Alice Springs

Albert Namatjira, Artist, Alice Springs
c. 1957

Ern McQuillan OAM

On display: Gallery Three
James Oswald Fairfax

James Oswald Fairfax
c. 1991

Bryan Westwood

On display: Gallery Two
Andy Thomas

Andy Thomas
2002

Montalbetti + Campbell

On display: Gallery Two
Portrait of Professor Graeme Clark

Portrait of Professor Graeme Clark
2000

Peter Wegner

On display: Gallery Two
Radical Restraint 
Justice Michael Kirby

Radical Restraint Justice Michael Kirby
1998

Ralph Heimans AM

On display: Gallery Three
Portrait of Captain James Cook RN

Portrait of Captain James Cook RN
1782

John Webber

On display: Gallery Two
Portrait of Dame Elisabeth Murdoch

Portrait of Dame Elisabeth Murdoch
2000

Australian Tapestry Workshop, Merrill Dumbrell, Christopher Pyett, Normana Wight

On display: Gallery Two
Deborah Mailman

Deborah Mailman
1999

Evert Ploeg

On display: Gallery Two
Fred Hollows

Fred Hollows
1993

Kerrie Lester

On display: Gallery Two
James McClelland

James McClelland
1946

Nancy Borlase AM

On display: Gallery Three
Cathy Freeman

Cathy Freeman
1999

Kerrie Lester

On display: Gallery Two
Nancy Borlase and Laurie Short

Nancy Borlase and Laurie Short
1991

Jenny Sages

On display: Gallery Three
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