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What's lost when a museum closes its doors? Ideas, beauty, understanding... Learn more about our crowdfunding campaign to help museums shape a brighter future.
We are crowdfunding to raise £1 million for museums across the UK, so that they can come through the Covid-19 crisis. Thanks to a generous supporter, donations made from 21 January will be matched pound for pound.
Choose from artworks by Jeremy Deller, Lubaina Himid, Howard Hodgkin, Anish Kapoor, Michael Landy, Melanie Manchot, Cornelia Parker, David Shrigley and Supermundane as a thank you for your donation.
We give grants to support UK museums and galleries, and we’ve adapted our funding programme to help them come through the Covid-19 crisis.
By supporting Art Fund, you help museums to build inspiring collections, invest in the expertise they need and connect more people with art.
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Thanks to your support, we've launched a programme of funding to help museums and galleries across the UK come through the Covid-19 crisis.
Museums are currently subject to closures. Some outdoor spaces remain open, but please check government guidelines and venue websites before visiting. There are also plenty of ways to connect with museums online.
19 January 2021
Sarfraz Manzoor dives headfirst into the upside-down in a closer look at the work of puzzle-loving graphic artist, MC Escher.
7 January 2021
From an exploration of Iranian art to the optical illusions of Bridget Riley, 2021 is packed with fantastic exhibitions to inspire you when our museums reopen.
22 December 2020
In this highly personal piece Tracey Emin discusses her lifelong ‘friend in art’, Edvard Munch, and tells us more about the creation of the joint exhibition The Loneliness of the Soul at the Royal Academy of Arts, supported by Art Fund.