Michael Jackson: On the WallThis landmark exhibition explores the influence of Michael Jackson
on some of the leading names in contemporary art, spanning several generations of artists across all media. Curated by Dr Nicholas Cullinan, Director of the National Portrait Gallery, the exhibition opened in summer of 2018 to coincide with what would have been Michael Jackson’s 60th birthday (on August 29, 2018).For the first time, Michael Jackson: On the Wall
brings together the works of over forty of these artists, drawn from public and private collections around the world, including new works made especially for the exhibition.Book tickets here.
The untold story...Michael Jackson is one of the most influential cultural figures to come out of the 20th century and his legacy continues into the 21st century. His significance is widely acknowledged when it comes to music, music videos, dance, choreography and fashion, but his considerable influence on contemporary art is an untold story
. Since Andy Warhol first used his image in 1982, Jackson has become the
most depicted cultural figure in visual art by an extraordinary array of leading contemporary artists.Become a Member today to enjoy free and unlimited entry to all ticketed exhibitions with no need to book. Find out more and join online
.Michael Jackson: On the Wall
is produced with the co-operation of the Michael Jackson Estate.