Susan Aldworth: The Portrait Anatomised – Lecture (18 April 2013)

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You are invited to a lecture by Susan Aldworth.
She will share her unique approach to portraiture, philosophy and printmaking.

Lecture: THE PORTRAIT ANATOMISED
Ondaatje Wing Theatre
National Portrait Gallery, London
on Thursday 18 April 2013 at 13.15 pm
Places are free and are allocated on a first come, first served basis and are subject to availability.

Expanding a notion of contemporary portraiture, Aldworth appropriates the illustrative vocabulary of medical science in her innovative printmaking process and in doing so asks how this material corresponds or contrasts with the subject’s sense of self.

Inga Fraser, Curator, National Portrait Gallery, London