Gillian Wearing, Self Portrait at 17 Years Old, 2003, Framed C-type print
Whitechapel Gallery are currently exhibiting Turner Prize winning artist Gillian Wearing's Photographs and Films that explore the public and private life of ordinary people. The exhibition includes work from 'Signs that Say What You Want Them to Say and Not Signs that Say What Someone Else Wants You to Say' (1992-3) and her first feature length film 'Self Made' 2011. You can read more about the concepts behind the work here. If your looking at Portraits this term this exhibition is well worth a visit!
Where: Whitechapel Gallery
When: March 28th-June 17th 2012