Meet the Artist

Meet the Artist is a unique opportunity for students to connect with practising artists who are associated with the National Portrait Gallery through exhibitions, commissions, and portrait prize programmes. Dates for Meet the Artist sessions are released throughout the academic year please check our website regularly, sign up to the schools’ termly newsletters or follow us on twitter for updates


Boys. Soho, London. 2006
by David Gwinnutt
© David Gwinnutt

Meet the Artist: David Gwinnutt

Wednesday 10 May 2017
11.00 – 12.30

David Gwinnutt will be speaking to students about his work and particularly his display in the National Portrait gallery, Before we were Men.

During his long career, photographer David Gwinnutt has known and photographed many of the most influential gay people from the last 30 years.

Guided by the artist, students will have the opportunity to interact with various, on the spot, practical photographic techniques including ‘selfies’.

Meet the Artist is a unique opportunity for students to connect with practising artists who are associated with the National Portrait Gallery through exhibitions, commissions and our programme of portrait prizes. Dates for Meet the Artist sessions are released throughout the academic year. Please check our website, sign up to the schools termly newsletters or follow us on twitter.

15–30 Students £100

Groups can only book a minimum of 15 to a maximum of 30. 1 ticket required per group. Maximum of two teachers per school group. Multiple school groups can book this event; maximum total of 130 students. For further details please call the Learning Department on 020 7312 2483

Cancellation and non-attendance charges apply. See terms and conditions

 


Past Sessions