What makes a compelling photographic portrait? From presidents to intimate family shots, Christopher Anderson and Sabina Jaskot-Gill discuss.
From photographing presidents Barack Obama and Donald Trump to his intimate documentation of his wife and children, Magnum's Christopher Anderson is one of the most accomplished contemporary portrait photographers. In this discussion, he joins Curator of Photographs at the National Portrait Gallery, Sabina Jaskot-Gill to explore what makes a compelling portrait shot.
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Silk Street, London
Nearby public transport
We are within walking distance from a number of London Underground stations, the closest being Barbican, St Paul’s and Moorgate. The nearest train stations are Liverpool Street and Farringdon. Bus Route 153 runs directly past the Barbican along Chiswell Street
Car and bicycle parking
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