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May 22, 2015 to July 10, 2016


Brad Pitt, Oprah Winfrey, Katy Perry, Britney Spears, Peter Dinklage, Eminem, Michelle Obama, Sonia Sotomayor, Eva Longoria, Serena Williams, Kobe Bryant, are some of the people featured in "Eye Pop: The Celebrity Gaze." This exhibition features 53 portraits of luminaries who have been at the top of their fields. See them in drawings, paintings, video portraits, photographs, sculpture, and prints. Many of these works of art have never been publicly displayed and all recent additions to the museum's collection. Taken together, these portraits allow us to question celebrity and peel back its layers.

The National Portrait Gallery Portraiture Now committee of historians and curators have selected objects for this exhibition.


When you visit the exhibition please use our Guide by Cell mobile application:

Las traducciones al español están disponibles en tu smartphone o tablet vía Guide By Cell
Texto: EYESP para 56512

English language large type labels are also available for hand-held devices:
Text: EYEEN to 56512

Las leyendas en español también están disponibles para descargar aquí:

Traducción en español de las leyendas de la exposición "Eye Pop: The Celebrity Gaze"

Download exhibition labels for "Eye Pop: The Celebrity Gaze"

The Guide By Cell mobile applications have been made possible with support from the Philip and Elizabeth Ryan Fund.


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