10 August 2017

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Lost Alberto Giacometti Drawings Auctioned To Benefit The Art Fund

Two original drawings by the artist, Alberto Giacometti have been discovered in the inventory of a deceased English antique dealer. They are to go under the hammer at Cheffins in Cambridge, UK, with proceeds from the sale given to The Art Fund. The drawings were discovered amongst the collection of the late London based dealer, Eila Grahame.

29 September 2015

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The Art Fund And Thomas Dane Launch Moving Image Fund

In light of state funding cuts, the Art Fund and the London commercial gallery Thomas Dane, have launched a Moving Image Fund for Museums to help public collections bolster their film and video holdings. The first recipients are Towner Art Gallery in Eastbourne and the Whitworth in Manchester and both are to receive £200,000 each […]

7 June 2013

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Damien Hirst Supports World’s Biggest British Art Everywhere Exhibition

The UK will become the world’s largest art gallery when a unique exhibition, Art Everywhere, will transform thousands of poster sites and billboards into iconic artworks from the national collection, to be launched on 8 August 2013. Art Everywhere is a collaborative project between Richard Reed, co-founder of Innocent Drinks, the Art Fund, Tate, and […]

13 April 2011

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Art Fund To Help Cash Strapped UK Museums

The Art Fund announced today plans to increase its funding for museums and galleries for exhibitions and purchases. The increase will be by over 50% by 2014. This is in response to the severe financial pressures facing most art institutions in the UK. The fund is committing £7 million a year to their funding programme […]