Grainger Photographed: Curator's Floortalk


Grainger Photographed: Curator's Floortalk

Grainger Museum


Royal Parade

Booking not required

Join curator Brian Allison as he explores the role of photography in Percy Grainger's life, and its importance as a means of self-promotion and expression. This lecture is part of the exhibition Grainger Photographed: Public Facades and Intimate Spaces.

Percy Grainger understood the power of the photograph to document significant events and to entice his adoring public. Grainger Photographed: Public Facades and Intimate Spaces looks at aspects of portrait photography through the prism of Grainger’s diverse collection. It displays fine formal portraits from some of the world’s most highly regarded studios alongside intimate images of Grainger’s private life.

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