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
Portraits by and of Leo Bensemann are foremost among 50 outstanding examples drawn from private and public collections,... Read more
A photograph captures a split second in time and records it for history. Whether colour or black and white, digital or film,... Read more
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Entry Forms for the 2018 Adam Portraiture Award will become available on the 1 May 2017.
Entries will close 10 December 2017.
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