THE ART NEWSPAPER:
The National Portrait Gallery in London is commissioning a portrait of Nicholas Serota, who steps down as director of the Tate at the end of May. Selecting the artist will only take place after he leaves and has a little more time. Unlike most eminent figures who are immortalised for the gallery, Serota knows hundreds of portraitists and will have his own views on who might be appropriate… Read more.
Image: Nicholas Serota. Photo: Hugo Glendinning