‘Great masters to modern day artists use their skill and creativity to record classical portraits. Weaving stories and asking questions allows the audience speculative insight into the history and private life surrounding the sitter.’

‘The British Isles┬ávaluable heritage, both historically and commercially, is renowned across the world. A portrait archive of the custodians, past and present, will serve to remind and celebrate the cultural and economic benefits of these establishments to our heritage and it’s preservation.’

Grahame Mellanby FRSA