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"Self portraits in a selfie world"

"Self portraits in a selfie world"

Duration:3.5 hours total
Languages:Offered in English
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About your host

I am a photographer, camera man and videographer with over 40 years experience. I live in London and love taking guests around the city to find quirky, historical and unusual corners! There are such huge contrasts in the city which I would love to share with you. The National Portrait Gallery is all about people through the ages and in today's world of never ending changes we will look at…
Denise
Denise
Denise
Denise

What we’ll do

During this experience at the National Portrait Gallery we will explore the art and the meaning of portraiture! We will view several significant self portraits and explore the difference between modern 'selfies' and ancient portraits. I will attempt to illustrate my thesis that we take selfies to 'eternalise' some important or fun moments of our lives, in order to prove that we are in a certain…

What else you should know

I am an older gentleman, tall with little hair!

Where you'll be

National Portrait Gallery - a specialised selection of portraits. This place is magic! Local unusual place for lunch

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

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Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 18 and up can attend. Guests are invited to bring their own mobile phone with them!

More tips

I am an older gentleman, tall with little hair!

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Denise
"Self portraits in a selfie world"
New experience
$24/person
New experience
$24/person