Richard J Kelly & Julie Francis
Richard Kelly, a colonial ‘roughrider’, went to the Boer War
(1899–1902) probably as part of the Southland/Otago contingent of the Otago Mounted... Read more
The New Zealand Portrait Gallery gives us perspectives on ourselves and our place in the world. It is home to a growing collection of portraits.
Our exhibitions include painting, sculpture, caricature, photography and new media. These portraits of members of our society spur us into thinking about what it means to be New Zealanders – perhaps even to wonder if there is a character that is peculiarly our own.
Faces Of Command and Commanding Faces
In this selection from the NZPG permanent collection , all are portraits of... Read more
Who Am I focuses on identity through the art of portraiture.
With an inquisitive and insightful approach this... Read more
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