This display collates some of the most recognisable modern and contemporary portraits from the national collection.
This rich survey of paintings, sculpture and works in other media features figures from science, politics, the arts, business and sport - it is a cross-section of well-known Scottish faces, including Billy Connolly, Alan Cumming, Tilda Swinton, Annie Lennox, Joan Eardley, Robert Colquhoun, Sir Chris Hoy and Naomi Mitchison.
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Located in the city centre on Queen Street, the Scottish National Portrait Gallery is easy to access.
Friends of the Galleries get free unlimited entry to all exhibitions, and enjoy a wide range of exclusive benefits including early exhibition access, special events and 10% discount in our cafes.
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