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  • Rita Cook (Angus) by Leo Bensemann
  • Ian Mune by Daniel Rose
  • Hans by Freeman White
  • Sydney L Thompson
  • Portrait of Betty Rhind
  • Self Portrait, 2000, Alan Pearson, New Zealand Portrait Gallery Collection
  • Ralph Hotere
  • Colin McCahon, Partridge Street by Gordon H.Brown
  • Taika Waititi as Viago by Freeman White
  • Lucy in her Green Dress
  • Logan Moffat
  • Marriage Portrait RJ Kelly
  • The Whale Watcher, Harriet Bright, Adam Portraiture Award 2016 Finalist
  • Ian McGibbin
  • Julia Holden: Performance Painting

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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.  Find Out More

Current Events
Upcoming Events
From 28 June 2019 until 20 July 2019, New Zealand Portrait Gallery Te Pukenga Whakaata
From 1 August 2019 until 1 November 2019, New Zealand Portrait Gallery Te Pukenga Whakaata
From 21 November 2019 until 16 February 2020, New Zealand Portrait Gallery Te Pukenga Whakaata