The National Portrait Gallery Press Office handles enquiries from national and international media. Below are links to press releases relating to National Portrait Gallery/BT Road to 2012 Project.

Road to 2012: Facing East
(9 Aug 2012 - 9 Sep 2012)
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Gallery's Biggest Ever Commission Results In Spectacular Exhibition…Including 40 New Photographs of London 2012 Stars
(19 Jul 2012 - 23 Sep 2012)
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Road To 2012: A Local Story
(19 Jul 2012 - 23 Sep 2012)
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Striking Photographs of Scottish Athletes… National Portrait Gallery/BT Road to 2012 comes to Edinburgh
(30 Mar 2012 - 9 Sep 2012)
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Welsh Paralympic Athlete Nathan Stephens Opens UK Tour of National Portrait Gallery/BT Road to 2012 Exhibition in Cardiff
(30 Mar 2012 - 9 Sep 2012)
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Gallery's Largest Olympic Photographic Exhibition Launches With New Portraits of Beth Tweddle and Jodie Williams
(19 Jul 2012 - 23 Sep 2012)
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Large scale photographs of London 2012 hopefuls to be shown in open-air city centres: UK Tour of National Portrait Gallery/BT Road to 2012 exhibition
(30 Mar 2012 - 9 Sep 2012)
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Late Shift Extra: ReAnimate: National Portrait Gallery to be First Museum to Create a Five-Sense Visitor Experience ... For one night only
(Friday 5 August 2011)
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http://www.npg.org.uk/whatson/late-shift-1/late-shift-extra-reanimate.php

Road to 2012: A Local Story
(27 Jul - 2 Oct 2011)
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Dramatic new London 2012 portraits revealed in Road to 2012: Changing Pace the National Portrait Gallery/BT Road to 2012 project.
(25 Jul - 25 Sep 2011)
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New portraits of Olympic sports stars unveiled as preview for next National Portrait Gallery/BT Road to 2012 exhibition
(25 Jul - 25 Sep 2011)
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Striking new portraits revealed in Road to 2012: Setting Out
(20 Jul 2010 - 26 Sep 2010)

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1000 days to the London 2012 Olympic Games launches with major new photographic commission – the National Portrait Gallery/BT Road to 2012 project
(30 Oct 2009 - 5 Nov 2009)

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To find and access all the Gallery’s press releases and download high-resolution images to accompany your stories go the Gallery’s main Press page.


Use of images and department contacts

The Press Office supplies images that are directly promotional to the Gallery's exhibitions, displays and public programme. If you are looking for an image from the Gallery's Collection to accompany a story that is not directly promotional to the Gallery, you will need to contact the National Portrait Gallery's Picture Library on: picturelibrary@npg.org.uk.

For all Press Office enquiries please contact:
Neil Evans, Senior Press Officer, Tel 020 7312 2452, email nevans@npg.org.uk, Eleanor Macnair, Press Officer, Tel 020 7321 6620 or email emacnair@npg.org.uk, or Helen Corcoran, Communications Co-ordinator, Tel 020 7321 6610 or email hcorcoran@npg.org.uk