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Kim Cattrall by Samira Addo exhibition, now until tbc

Walker Art Gallery, William Brown Street, Liverpool, now until tbc

A portrait of actress Kim Cattrall by Sky Arts ‘Portrait Artist of the Year’ winner, Samira Addo, is now on display at the Walker Art Gallery!

They can’t be more excited to showcase her stunning painting of the Liverpool-born actress in room 5 at the gallery, alongside paintings by some of the most famous portrait artists in British history, including Thomas Gainsborough and Sir Joshua Reynolds.

Kim Cattrall visited the Gallery for the filming of the unveiling of the portrait, expressing her delight at the portrait and the collection at the Walker.

Sandra Penketh, Director of Art Galleries at National Museums Liverpool, said: “We’re delighted to welcome Samira Addo’s striking portrait of Kim Cattrall to our collection here at the Walker. Kim was born in Liverpool and speaks passionately about the city and her memories of growing up here. We hope that visitors will enjoy seeing her portrait among some of the most recognisable paintings in our collection.”

http://www.liverpoolmuseums.org.uk/walker/exhibitions/kim-cattrall/index.aspx