We are sorry to hear of the passing of artist Maurice Bennett. Known as 'The Toastman' Bennett has been a popular artist and character for young and old over the years and will be well missed in... 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 particularly our own. Find Out More
This exhibition showcases self –portraits from the New Zealand Portrait Gallery’s permanent collection. A self-portrait is... Read more
The Adam Portraiture Award, New Zealand's premier portrait competition will be touring the below galleries over the course of... Read more
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Congratulations to Terry Fergusson, whos portrait of his parents Still Mine was the Peoples' Choice in the years Adam Portraiture Award. Terry was awarded the $2,500 prize at the closing event of the 29 May.
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