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Scottish National Portrait Gallery

Public Institution
Scottish National Portrait Gallery
1 Queen Street
Edinburgh, Scotland EH2 1JD
United Kingdom
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Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art
Belford Road
Edinburgh, Scotland EH4 3DR
United Kingdom
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Scottish National Gallery
The Mound
Edinburgh, Scotland EH2 2EL
United Kingdom
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Artist Rank
Wyndham Lewis  5366
David Mach  8496
Ken Currie  9515
Alison Watt  20769
John Byrne  26532

to top Artists most exhibited:
Artist Rank
Archibald Skirving    3
John Bogle    3

to top Institution's artists also shown at:
  Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), USA 14 1
  Galerie Jérôme de Noirmont, France 12 1
  Flowers Galleries - Kingsland Road, United Kingdom 11 3
  Jill George Gallery, United Kingdom 11 1

Foundation year: 1880
John Byrne  1940, UK
Victoria Crowe  , UK
Ken Currie  1960, UK
Wyndham Lewis  1882-1957, UK
David Mach  1956, UK
Angela Palmer  
Alison Watt  1965, UK
John Wonnacott  
 Previous Exhibitions   58
Description Group showFacing The World

  Solo showLee Miller and Picasso

  Solo showJohn Ruskin - Artist and Observer
  Solo showGeneration: 25 Years Of Contemporary Art In Scotland - Portrait - Luke Fowler
  Solo showJohn Byrne - Sitting Ducks
  Group showThe Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize

  Solo showViviane Sassen - In and Out of Fashion
  Solo showMaking History
  Solo showKen Currie - New Work
  Solo showMan Ray Portraits
  Solo showEdith Tudor-Hart - In the Shadow of Tyranny
  Solo showMigration Stories: Valentina Bonizzi

  Solo showMissing

  Group showRough Cut Nation

  Group showThe Intimate Portarait
  Group showVanity Fair Portraits

  Solo showDieter Appelt - Forth Bridge: Cinema, Metric Space
  Group showThe Naked Portrait
  Group showEntrepreneurial Scotland

  Solo showGoya - Monsters and Matadors - Prints in the National Gallery of Scotland
  Solo showEnergy. Portraits of North Sea oil
  Solo showBeing there. Harry Benson's fifty years of photojournalism
  Solo showFizzers. The alternative National Portrait Gallery
  Solo showThoroughly Modern Women

  Group showBP Portrait Award 2005
  Group showCut and Dried: The Silhouettes of Augustin Edouart and Watercolours of Harry Mor
  Group showThe Philosopher's Garden
  Group showPortrait Miniatures from the Merchiston Collection
  Solo showCai Guo-Qiang: Ghosts
  Group showThe Healing Touch
  Group showNew Acquisitions of Photography
  Solo showOur Highland Home: Victoria and Albert in Scotland
  Group showA Tale of Two Cities
  Group showStill Life?

  Solo showKeeping Faith
  Solo showModern Women
  Group showPortrait Miniatures at the Scottish National Portrait Gallery
  Group showBelow Stairs: 400 Years of Servants’ Portraits
  Solo showPatrick Geddes: The French Connection

  Solo showFay Godwin: Landmarks
  Group showParallel Lives
  Solo showTerrain: Landscapes of the Great War by Peter Cattrell
  Solo showHigh Society: The Life and Art of Sir Francis Grant
  Solo showJeanne Duval: A Melodrama by Maud Sulter
  Group showPortrait Miniatures from the Daphne Foskett Collection
  Solo showMad, Bad and Dangerous: The Cult of Lord Byron
  Solo showNavigating Stevenson: Digital artworks by Sara Gadd

  Solo showMy Queen Elizabeth
  Solo showOssian - Fragments of Ancient Poetry: new works by Calum Colvin
  Solo showThe Golfers
  Solo showScots In Film: Portraits by Donald MacLellan
  Group showFacing the Light: The Photography of Hill and Adamson
  Solo showPortrait Miniatures from The Dumas Egerton Collection
  Solo showAn Exile‘s Eye: The Photography of Wolfgang Suschitzky

  Group showA Tribute to Edwin Morgan
  Group showThe Fine Art of Photography

  Solo showJohn Coplans. Self portraits
  Solo showCartier Bresson
Last update: 11 May 2017
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