Extraordinary Portraits

7 Sep-23 Oct 2022

Turner Contemporary
Margate CT9 1HG


An exhibition of portraits created for the BBC TV series, Extraordinary Portraits.

Turner Contemporary presents the first exhibition of the BBC’s Extraordinary Portraits TV series, “where skills meet stories.”

Opening on Wednesday 7 September, this exhibition will showcase the powerful portraits created in the TV series in which rapper and presenter, Tinie, matches fourteen extraordinary people with twelve talented artists from across the UK, to create a series of breathtaking portraits.

These portraits depict individuals from across the country with incredible, personal and powerful stories. These extraordinary portraits reflect Great Britain in all its glory.