Arguably one of the most portrayed Americans, no president, Hollywood star, or athlete so enjoyed the limelight for as long as Babe Ruth. The exhibition includes prints, photographs, personal items, and advertising memorabilia endorsed by Ruth. Join us this summer for "One Life: Babe Ruth," opening at the Portrait Gallery June 24.
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Double Take: Daguerreian Portrait Pairs
Opens June 17, 2016
Highlighting the depth of the Portrait Gallery's early photography collection, the exhibition presents two portraits of seven famous sitters. The pairs bring to light the ways in which various daguerreotypists approached the same subject and how different the results could be.
Thursdays at Noon | Thursdsays, June 2, 9 & 16
Take a break from the work day to take part in an immersive tour.
June 2: Slow Looking at Denyce Gravesby Nelson Shanks June 9: Portrait InSight tour well-suited for those who are blind or partially sighted (but open to all!) June 16: Portrait Conversation with historian Kate Lemay on John J. Pershingby Sir William Orpen