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National Galleries of Scotland Discover art for you. Explore the National, Modern and Portrait.

📍Edinburgh We house and care for Scotland’s amazing world-class art collection. Soak up the art.

Art for everyone

We are the National Galleries for Scotland, and our three Edinburgh galleries are the National, Modern and Portrait. Step inside and explore treasures from Botticelli and Titian to the very best modern art and contemporary portraits of pop culture icons. And, as you would expect, the world’s greatest collection of Scottish art. We are a space for thinking, dreaming, doing, and p

laying. Meet friends in the cafés. Have a family picnic surrounded by the sculptures in the Modern grounds. Be inspired by our amazing art films. Enjoy a free event. Choose your own experience. There is no one way to enjoy Scotland’s national collection. We are yours to discover.

Captivated by Edinburgh's enchanting scenery, Crozier painted Princes Street Gardens with its iconic castle looming in t...
22/12/2023

Captivated by Edinburgh's enchanting scenery, Crozier painted Princes Street Gardens with its iconic castle looming in the distance. Look closely, can you spot the mysterious footprints? Who do you think strolled this path... Santa, perhaps? 🎅

📷William Crozier, Edinburgh in Snow, about 1928. Presented by Miss Anna G. Blair in memory of Mr R.K. Blair, 1943

✨Festive opening hours ❄All our galleries (National, Modern and Portrait) are open daily 10am–5pm over the festive perio...
18/12/2023

✨Festive opening hours ❄

All our galleries (National, Modern and Portrait) are open daily 10am–5pm over the festive period except for the following dates:

25 December: Closed
26 December: Closed
1 January: Open 12noon–5pm

See you all soon!

Families! Are you keen to get creative this festive season but aren't sure where to start? You can find lots of artist v...
18/12/2023

Families! Are you keen to get creative this festive season but aren't sure where to start? You can find lots of artist videos, tips, tricks and challenges set by other young people across Scotland on our website - to help kick-start your making!

Don't forget to share their creations with us by uploading them on the Your Art World web page. Their art could feature on the gallery walls at the National via our virtual gallery!

Check out this link to find out more and how to upload ➡ https://bit.ly/3RxYlmk

We are delighted to have acquired Ken Currie’s Unknown Man, a portrait of the preeminent forensic anthropologist, Profes...
16/12/2023

We are delighted to have acquired Ken Currie’s Unknown Man, a portrait of the preeminent forensic anthropologist, Professor Dame Sue Black. This work is currently available to view for free at the Portrait gallery.

Unknown Man depicts one of the most distinguished, internationally famous contemporary Scots, Professor Black. Currie’s large-scale painting shows her in surgical robes standing behind the covered remains of a body. The idea for the portrait grew when Currie and Professor Black met during a BBC Radio 4 discussion on the relationship between art and anatomy. Currie later visited the Centre for Anatomy and Human Identification at the University of Dundee, where Professor Black was Director. The artist was so moved by the work he encountered there that he asked her to sit for a portrait.

You can also purchase Ken Currie: Paintings and Writings our newest hardback book featuring the work of Scottish artist Ken Currie, compiled and edited by the art historian Tom Normand. This edition provides a unique insight into the thought-world of Ken Currie’s challenging and enigmatic art.

Follow the link to purchase ➡https://bit.ly/3GxtK1W

📷 Ken Currie, Unknown Man, 2019. © Ken Currie. Photo: Neil Hanna

Signing off this cold, wintery Friday with this glorious picture of a Winter Sky in Tynemouth from 1864. 📷Artist unknown...
15/12/2023

Signing off this cold, wintery Friday with this glorious picture of a Winter Sky in Tynemouth from 1864.

📷Artist unknown, Winter Sky, Tynemouth, 1864.

The time has come to tackle wrapping all those oddly shaped presents...and this is the perfect wrapping paper!This linoc...
15/12/2023

The time has come to tackle wrapping all those oddly shaped presents...and this is the perfect wrapping paper!

This linocut design was made to be reproduced as wrapping paper. From the late 1950s, Bawden increasingly used linocuts instead of drawings in his graphic work. As a straightforward and cost-effective method of printing, Bawden found linocuts to be the most suitable way to make repeating patterns for wallpaper or wrapping paper as one printing block could produce many shapes.

Grab your wrapping paper in our Gallery shops or online now, before it sells out!

https://shop.nationalgalleries.org/all-products/design-for-wrapping-paper-bagpipe-player-by-edward-bawden-gift-wrap-single-sheet/

📷 Edward Bawden, Design for Wrapping Paper (Bagpipe Player), 1960. © The Estate of Edward Bawden

Reminder Modern Two including the grounds, café and car park will be closed today, Thursday 14 December for an event.Mod...
14/12/2023

Reminder Modern Two including the grounds, café and car park will be closed today, Thursday 14 December for an event.

Modern Two will reopen Friday 15 December as usual.

See post for more details ⤵

Modern Two (including the grounds, café and car park) will be closed all day on Thursday 14 December for an event. It will reopen at 10am on Friday 15 December.

We’re really sorry for any disappointment, but hope you’ll visit Modern One which is just across the road and will be open, and free to enter as usual, between 10am and 5pm.

Did you know the world’s first official skating club was founded in Edinburgh in 1742?According to records, to get into ...
13/12/2023

Did you know the world’s first official skating club was founded in Edinburgh in 1742?

According to records, to get into the club you had to skate a complete circle on either foot and then jump over one, then two, then three hats.

Let's just say we don't think we would make the club 🤣

📷 John Patrick, Skating, St Margaret's Loch, about 1880. Gift of Mrs. Riddell in memory of Peter Fletcher Riddell, 1985.

STOP what you are doing! We might have just found a photograph of Santa as a child?!?!🎅This image became important for J...
12/12/2023

STOP what you are doing! We might have just found a photograph of Santa as a child?!?!🎅

This image became important for John Charity as evidence of documenting complex societal ideas. It is a photograph of the way children get fed up working and choose play over work. Here we can see that Neil has had enough of clipping and is instead, showing off his fake Santa beard while his father carries on working.

📷 John Charity, Rùsgadh aig an fhaing, Loch a' Bhraoin, Ros an Iar [During the Clipping at Loch a'Bhraion, Wester Ross], Taken 1988, print made 1992. © John Scott Charity

Are you still scrambling to find the perfect gift this festive season or just looking to treat yourself (go on -  you’ve...
12/12/2023

Are you still scrambling to find the perfect gift this festive season or just looking to treat yourself (go on - you’ve earned it).

A Friends membership makes a perfect present. Check out all the amazing benefits of becoming a Friend ⤵

⭐Unlimited free entry to all exhibitions for one year (during public opening hours)
⭐Free entry for up to 4 family children under the age of 18
⭐10% discount in all gallery shops and cafés
⭐See exhibitions first at Friends-only previews
⭐An exclusive talks and events programme
⭐Free parking at the Modern (when visiting)

Order by the 17 December to get your membership posted out or you purchase by the 24 December to receive your email gift voucher in time for Christmas ⭐

Follow here to purchase ➡ https://bit.ly/48bRx3i

The National Galleries of Scotland cares for, develops, researches and displays the national collection of Scottish and international art and, with a lively and innovative programme of activities, exhibitions, education and publications, aims to engage, inform and inspire the...

It's that time of year again when Scottish school pupils are swapping their sports shoes for dancing shoes, going up and...
11/12/2023

It's that time of year again when Scottish school pupils are swapping their sports shoes for dancing shoes, going up and down the gym hall doing the Gay Gordons 🕺

📷David Allan, A Highland Dance, About 1780

Modern Two (including the grounds, café and car park) will be closed all day on Thursday 14 December for an event. It wi...
11/12/2023

Modern Two (including the grounds, café and car park) will be closed all day on Thursday 14 December for an event. It will reopen at 10am on Friday 15 December.

We’re really sorry for any disappointment, but hope you’ll visit Modern One which is just across the road and will be open, and free to enter as usual, between 10am and 5pm.

Join us in the gallery for our new British Sign Language (BSL) tour of Scottish artworks from the National or watch from...
10/12/2023

Join us in the gallery for our new British Sign Language (BSL) tour of Scottish artworks from the National or watch from home.

The tour includes 10 stops and can be accessed via Smartify and YouTube. Smartify videos have embedded subtitles. If you are watching these on YouTube, you can turn on subtitles by clicking the text icon at the bottom of each video.

If you’re following it in the gallery look out for a BSL icon to identify artworks on the tour.

To find out more about our regular, in-gallery Deaf-led tours or to book a guided session for your group please contact [email protected] or visit our British Sign Language page.

Follow the link for more ➡

Enjoy this British Sign Language (BSL) tour of Scottish artworks from the National. You can follow the tour in the gallery using your own device or watch at home.

We have some tree-mendous baubles for you to have on your tree this year! But who would you rather pick, Monet or Van Go...
09/12/2023

We have some tree-mendous baubles for you to have on your tree this year! But who would you rather pick, Monet or Van Gogh 🌻🌺? Or maybe both!

Give your home that extra artistic sparkle this holiday season ⭐

You can buy these decorations here ➡ https://bit.ly/3Qxt5lO

It's 4pm so let's share the answer to today's question 💭The below study was for the painting 'The Reconciliation of Ober...
08/12/2023

It's 4pm so let's share the answer to today's question 💭The below study was for the painting 'The Reconciliation of Oberon and Titania.'

Well done to those who guessed correctly. We hope you all have a brilliant weekend 😊

Happy everyone! 🎉 Today, we have a fascinating compositional study to share with you. Can you guess which famous painting this study is for?

Here's a clue: it's based on the work of a Scottish playwright, poet, and actor.

Stay tuned, we'll reveal all at 4 pm!👀

Update. The Portrait gallery is now open 😊 sorry about that folks, see you very soon!---We're really sorry but due to a ...
08/12/2023

Update. The Portrait gallery is now open 😊 sorry about that folks, see you very soon!

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We're really sorry but due to a technical problem the Portrait gallery is currently closed.

We will open when we can, and share further updates soon.

Happy   everyone! 🎉 Today, we have a fascinating compositional study to share with you. Can you guess which famous paint...
08/12/2023

Happy everyone! 🎉 Today, we have a fascinating compositional study to share with you. Can you guess which famous painting this study is for?

Here's a clue: it's based on the work of a Scottish playwright, poet, and actor.

Stay tuned, we'll reveal all at 4 pm!👀

We love this Christmas card design by Jozef Sekalski, but we can't help but think there's something missing...what about...
07/12/2023

We love this Christmas card design by Jozef Sekalski, but we can't help but think there's something missing...what about the CHEESE?! 🧀

Don't forget you can still buy our festive cards in the galleries or the online shop here ➡ https://bit.ly/3tNnQ9Z

📷Jozef Sekalski, Pitmilly House Hotel: 'Dine and Wine by Candlelight', date unknown. © The Estate of the Artist

One month until Turner in January is back 💥 You might be wondering why do we only display this collection of Turner in t...
04/12/2023

One month until Turner in January is back 💥 You might be wondering why do we only display this collection of Turner in the month of January? Well, grab a mince pie we are here to share all!

In 1900 art dealer Henry Vaughan bequeathed 38 Turner watercolours to the gallery. On the condition that his watercolours could only be exhibited ‘all at one time free of charge and in the month of January and no longer.’

So that is exactly what we have done. That's right, every January since 1901, Vaughan's Turners have been lighting up the dark Edinburgh winter days with their colour!

Don’t worry Vaughan also specified that they should also be available for anyone to study throughout the rest of the year too. This tradition continues today and the watercolours can be viewed by appointment in the Prints & Drawings Study Room at Modern Two.

📅Mon 1 Jan 2024 - Wed 31 Jan 2024
📍National (Royal Scottish Academy)
💰FREE

📷 Joseph Mallord William Turner, Heidelberg. About 1846.

Happy  ! Winter is here, and we've got the perfect pair of cosy socks to keep your toes toasty. Treat yourself this fest...
04/12/2023

Happy ! Winter is here, and we've got the perfect pair of cosy socks to keep your toes toasty. Treat yourself this festive season and put your feet up. 🔥🧦

Follow the link to purchase some epic socks! ➡ https://bit.ly/3MjHUXFourselves

The Printmaker’s Art: Rembrandt to Rego is now OPEN!Discover around 100 artworks by some of the world’s most iconic arti...
02/12/2023

The Printmaker’s Art: Rembrandt to Rego is now OPEN!

Discover around 100 artworks by some of the world’s most iconic artists, including Rembrandt, Hokusai, Pablo Picasso, Andy Warhol, Bridget Riley and Paula Rego.

See the techniques, tools and materials up close – you may even be inspired to give it a go.

📅 now till 25 February 2024.
🎫Purchase your ticket here ➡ https://bit.ly/3ueKBDP
📍 National (Royal Scottish Academy)

📷Mabel Royds, Artichoke. About 1935.

We are extremely sad to learn that John Byrne has passed away. Truly one of a kind, he was one of Scotland’s most master...
01/12/2023

We are extremely sad to learn that John Byrne has passed away. Truly one of a kind, he was one of Scotland’s most masterful, maverick artists. Inventive, innovative and intriguing, John’s distinctive art stops you in your tracks and immediately draws you in.

We will never forget John’s many contributions to Scottish art and portraiture. His first work to enter the national collection was a striking self-portrait in 1997. John was a great supporter of the Galleries and we were delighted that he agreed to open the doors of the newly refurbished Portrait gallery to greet the very first visitors when the building was reopened in 2011. We will miss him greatly.

📷John Byrne, John Patrick Byrne, 1940-2023. Artist, dramatist and stage designer (Self-portrait in a Flowered Jacket), 1971 – 1973. Presented by the Scottish Arts Council 1997. © The Estate of John Byrne/DACS

Our designate Director-General Anne Lyden made The List magazine ‘Hot 100’ 🎉 which rounds up the top 100 Scottish cultur...
01/12/2023

Our designate Director-General Anne Lyden made The List magazine ‘Hot 100’ 🎉 which rounds up the top 100 Scottish cultural contributors of 2023!

Hot 100 celebrates the most influential names in Scottish arts and culture over the past year, well done Anne ☺

Guess who just slid down the chimney and into your feed? No not Santa, but the news that the Portrait shop is officially...
01/12/2023

Guess who just slid down the chimney and into your feed? No not Santa, but the news that the Portrait shop is officially OPEN 👏

Do you put up your Christmas Tree on the 1st of December or are you a last-minute decorator 🎄?

Either way, we have the perfect Christmas bobble to give the tree that extra sparkle! Go on treat yourself or gift one to someone and be extra organised this festive season 🎅

Follow here for awesome tree decorations ➡ https://bit.ly/3QLcCf6

Oh and it gets better this weekend Friday 1, Saturday 2 and Sunday 3 December you can get 15% off all purchases 🎅 Just use the code HM4U19JE8G06 at the checkout!

🌟⛄❄ Festive opening hours 📅🎅🎄Tis the season to wear your holiday sweaters, say yes to those merry plans, and demolish AL...
01/12/2023

🌟⛄❄ Festive opening hours 📅🎅🎄

Tis the season to wear your holiday sweaters, say yes to those merry plans, and demolish ALL the chocolate (we all know we save the 'good chocolates' for Christmas day)! It's also time to let you know our festive opening hours 🎉

We are open daily, 10am–5pm over the festive period, except for the following dates:

Christmas Day (25 December): Closed

Boxing Day (26 December): Closed

New Year's Day (1 January): Open 12noon–5pm



We can't wait to spend the festive season with you ❤

Here is your 2023 National Galleries of Scotland WRAPPED 🎉!We've tallied up the numbers and looked into the books, so he...
30/11/2023

Here is your 2023 National Galleries of Scotland WRAPPED 🎉!

We've tallied up the numbers and looked into the books, so here are your wrapped stats from your most viewed artworks and artists from our website in 2023...

The most viewed art from the national collection on our website this year was Gavin Hamilton's Achilles Lamenting the Death of Patroclus 1760 - 1763. This work is on the national curriculum, and was also included in our Not Seeing Straight film series, so it's no surprise that Gavin Hamilton was our top viewed artist.

Thanks for supporting us throughout the year, was your favourite artist or artwork on the list? 👀



📷Gavin Hamilton, Achilles Lamenting the Death of Patroclus, 1760 - 1763

📷John Singer Sargent, Lady Agnew of Lochnaw (1864 - 1932), 1892. Purchased with the aid of the Cowan Smith Bequest Fund 1925

📷Unknown, The Ex*****on of Mary, Queen of Scots, 1542 - 1587, about 1613

📷Sir Edwin Landseer, The Monarch of the Glen. About 1851. Purchased by the National Galleries of Scotland as a part gift from Diageo Scotland Ltd, with contributions from The National Lottery Heritage Fund, Dunard Fund, Art Fund, the William Jacob Bequest, the Tam O’ Shanter Trust, the Turtleton Trust, and the K. T. Wiedemann Foundation, Inc. and through public appeal, 2017

📣 We have joined hundreds of artists and cultural voices in a Global Call to Action asking @‌unclimatechange to put heri...
30/11/2023

📣 We have joined hundreds of artists and cultural voices in a Global Call to Action asking @‌unclimatechange to put heritage, the arts & creative industries at the heart of 🌍

As a powerful force shaping our lives, has the potential to help us imagine and realise a low-carbon, just, climate-resilient future 💭

Follow the link in our bio to us in this global effort ➡ https://bit.ly/3QRY8sz



📷 Peter Cattrell, Fenced-in Gully, Moorfoot Hills, Scotland, 1986. © Peter Cattrell

What makes a work iconic?This painting is one of a series from the early 1960s in which Lichtenstein deals with the them...
29/11/2023

What makes a work iconic?

This painting is one of a series from the early 1960s in which Lichtenstein deals with the theme of romance. He would paint his works on a monumental scale, much enlarged from his original source material of comic-strip illustrations. This work is based on an image from the comic Girls' Romances.

The original illustration included a thought bubble which read, 'I vowed to myself I would not miss my appointment – That I would not go riding with him – Yet before I knew it…' His paintings present archetypal images of contemporary America, simultaneously glamorous, mundane, dramatic and impersonal.

Head to Modern Two to see Lichtenstein's works for yourself for FREE! But, be quick there is only one month left to catch Decades: The Art of Change 1900-1980.

📷Roy Lichtenstein, In the Car. 1963. © Estate of Roy Lichtenstein. DACS, London 2022.

When you decide to get the baking skills out after watching this year's Great British Bake Off final ...... but there is...
28/11/2023

When you decide to get the baking skills out after watching this year's Great British Bake Off final ...... but there is only one slice of cake left 🤣

What is your favourite thing to bake? Let us know in the comments!

📷Honoré Daumier, Les pâtissiers et les boulangers se disputant le gâteau [The Pastry-cooks and the Bakers Quarrel over the Cake], from 'Actualites', 1858.

Edinburgh's favourite furry companion Callum is now available for you to bring home! 🐾 Okay well not the real Callum! Bu...
28/11/2023

Edinburgh's favourite furry companion Callum is now available for you to bring home! 🐾 Okay well not the real Callum! But we do have a new range of adorable products in our shop, from cards to charming decorations, so you can now have your own four-legged friend by your side ♥

Don't forget we also have the perfect Christmas cards available for you available. So let's get get organised early this festive season ➡ https://bit.ly/3tNnQ9Z

Head over to the shop and take a nosey here. 100% of profits support the work of the National Galleries of Scotland. ➡ https://bit.ly/47K0uAK

*Update Tuesday 28 November* The National will reopen to visitors today as usual.Thank you so much for your patience. We...
28/11/2023

*Update Tuesday 28 November*

The National will reopen to visitors today as usual.

Thank you so much for your patience. We're so happy to be opening again.

*Update Tuesday 28 November*

The National will reopen to visitors today as usual.

Thank you so much for your patience. We're so happy to be opening again.

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*Update* The National is still closed and will not open today. We aim to open on Tuesday 28 November. Do keep an eye on socials and the website for further updates.

Sorry for any inconvenience caused.

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📣Public announcement

The National is currently closed to visitors due to a power cut. Keep an eye on our website and on our social channels when power is restored and the gallery is open.

Sorry for any inconvenience caused, we'll be open again as soon as we can.

27/11/2023

What's your breakup story? 😔💔 Don't worry you don't need to share it with us here 😅 In our latest video, we have explored how artists have tackled the rollercoaster of love – the ups, the downs, and everything in between. 🎨💖 Discover how art has been our saviour when it comes to matters of the heart 💕🎥

🔗 Full film available here ➡ https://bit.ly/47Qgzoj

*Update Tuesday 28 November* The National will reopen to visitors today as usual.Thank you so much for your patience. We...
27/11/2023

*Update Tuesday 28 November*

The National will reopen to visitors today as usual.

Thank you so much for your patience. We're so happy to be opening again.

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*Update* The National is still closed and will not open today. We aim to open on Tuesday 28 November. Do keep an eye on socials and the website for further updates.

Sorry for any inconvenience caused.

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📣Public announcement

The National is currently closed to visitors due to a power cut. Keep an eye on our website and on our social channels when power is restored and the gallery is open.

Sorry for any inconvenience caused, we'll be open again as soon as we can.

Check out the National where everyone is welcome to be an artist at Your Art World 🖌🌟 There is still time for young peop...
27/11/2023

Check out the National where everyone is welcome to be an artist at Your Art World 🖌🌟

There is still time for young people to take part in Your Art World. Do you have a budding young artist at home or know someone who likes to be creative? Well, we have the perfect display spot just for you. It's simple, get creative then upload your creation to the online gallery for your chance to show your work in the National 🎨

Join the other 500 budding artists who have already taken part!

Follow here for more details on how to submit your own work ➡ https://bit.ly/3PALmQ6

📣⏰1 week until The Printmaker’s Art: Rembrandt to Rego is open 🎉Katsushika Hokusai is associated with ukiyo-e (meaning ‘...
25/11/2023

📣⏰1 week until The Printmaker’s Art: Rembrandt to Rego is open 🎉

Katsushika Hokusai is associated with ukiyo-e (meaning ‘pictures of the floating world’) – a popular type of art which flourished in Japan from the 17th to the 19th centuries. The term ‘woodblock’ is used to describe traditional Japanese woodcut, for which water-based inks are used and applied to the block with brushes. In contrast, traditional European woodcut employs oil-based inks, applied with a roller.

Keep your eyes peeled on our social channels as we will give you exclusive behind-the-scenes access to some of the tools used in printmaking 👀

🎫 Purchase your ticket here ➡ https://bit.ly/3ueKBDP
📍 Royal Scottish Academy

📷 Katsushika Hokusai, Sudden Shower below the Summit, from the series Thirty-six Views of Mount Fuji, about 1831. © Victoria and Albert Museum, London

We just announced our 2024 Public Programme and we wanted to share the other AMAZING exhibitions on offer! A first for t...
24/11/2023

We just announced our 2024 Public Programme and we wanted to share the other AMAZING exhibitions on offer!

A first for the galleries and for Scotland, immerse yourself in the works of one of the world’s leading contemporary artists, Do Ho Suh: Tracing Time, from 17 February – 1 September.

Launched in 2009 in partnership with Tate, the hugely successful ARTIST ROOMS programme will continue to share the superb collection of modern and contemporary art across Scotland and the rest of the UK. Exhibitions in 2024 include Louise Bourgeois at Aberdeen Art Gallery and Museum from 2 March to 9 June and Vija Celmins at Dunoon Burgh Hall from 17 May to 18 August.

We will also see a celebratory two room display of works by internationally renowned Scottish artist Bruce McLean, to mark his 80th birthday. Free to visit at Modern One, trace Bruce’s humorous and lively six-decade long inquiry into sculpture and revel in his criticisms of the art world from within.

See you in 2024! Follow the link to find out more ➡ https://bit.ly/3sF5ms5

📷Do Ho Suh, Haunting Home, 2019. Thread embedded in handmade cotton paper. Courtesy of the artist, Lehmann Maupin, New York, Hong Kong, Seoul and London, and Singapore Tyler Print Institute (STPI). Image courtesy of STP

📷Louise Bourgeois Spider I 1995. ARTIST ROOMS Tate and National Galleries of Scotland. Lent by The Easton Foundation 2013 © The Easton Foundation/VAGA at ARS, NY and DACS, London 2023. Photo © Tate

Happy Friday, grab a cuppa it's been a long week and join in this month's   ☕Good luck!➡ https://bit.ly/47J98PS
24/11/2023

Happy Friday, grab a cuppa it's been a long week and join in this month's ☕Good luck!

https://bit.ly/47J98PS

Happy Birthday to the big yin, Billy Connolly 🥳Come say hello Billy Connolly at the Portrait gallery 👋📷John Byrne, Billy...
24/11/2023

Happy Birthday to the big yin, Billy Connolly 🥳

Come say hello Billy Connolly at the Portrait gallery 👋

📷John Byrne, Billy Connolly (b. 1942), 2002. Purchased 2002

Today is Doctor Who's 60th anniversary so it only seems necessary to share this portrait of David Tennant!  Did you know...
23/11/2023

Today is Doctor Who's 60th anniversary so it only seems necessary to share this portrait of David Tennant!

Did you know he was inspired to be an actor at a young age by watching the TV series ‘Dr Who?’ His childhood dream came true when he played the Dr in ‘Dr Who’.

Will you be tuning in to watch the three-part Doctor Who 60th Anniversary Specials?

📷 Zed Nelson, David Tennant, b. 1971. Actor. 2011. © Zed Nelson

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