Exhibition

Reportrait

From: 26th May 2017 6:00 pm

To: 10th September 2017 5:00 pm

Nottingham Castle

Nottingham NG1 6EL, United Kingdom

Twitter

@NottmCastle

Hashtag

About

Philip Gurrey / Maisie Broadhead / Glenn Brown / Sasha Bowles / Paul Stephenson / Matthieu Leger / Annie Kevans / Antony Micallef / Jasleen Kaur / Samin Ahmadzadeh / Julie Cockburn / James E Smith / Jake Wood-Evans

You can attend the private viewing of this exhibition on Friday 26 May 2017, 6-8pm. 

To reserve your place, please book here:
https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/reportrait-private-viewing-and-exhibition-launch-event-tickets-34232112169

The portrait has continued to be one of the most recognised, revisited, and arguably the most celebrated art forms throughout history. Exclusive to Nottingham Castle, this exhibition demonstrates how classical and traditional figurative portraiture continues to inspire artists today, and remains relevant within contemporary artistic discourse.

Reportrait presents thirteen artists who have reimagined historical sources, altered or disrupted typical notions of how the portrait is defined, or used an image or reproduction as a starting point to create something new.

Consisting of new commissions made in direct response to Nottingham City Museums & Galleries collections, loans, and works straight from the artist’s studios, the exhibition showcases painting, photography, installation, digital art, sculpture, video and drawing, many of which have never been seen in public before.

Website

http://www.nottinghamcastle.org.uk/exhibitions/reportrait

More Events

Exhibition
Street Art Festival 2017
23rd June 2017 – 15th July 2017
Surface Gallery, Nottinghamshire
Exhibition
Light Choreographies at Level Centre
13th July 2017 – 13th July 2017
Level Centre, Derbyshire
Exhibition
Medieval-City One
16th June 2017 – 2nd September 2017
Two Queens, Leicestershire
Exhibition
Asbjørn Skou ~ ALGRTHM SHUDR
8th June 2017 – 30th June 2017
HUTT, Nottinghamshire