Posts tagged "Art we've helped buy"

Royal Museums Greenwich acquires Kehinde Wiley's Ship of Fools

26 April 2018

Royal Museums Greenwich (RMG) with the help of Art Fund has announced a new major acquisition by American artist Kehinde Wiley. The acquisition, Ship of Fools (2017) is the first work by Kehinde Wiley to enter a public collection in the United Kingdom.

Acquisitions round-up: spring 2018

6 March 2018

From a powerful 18th century abolition painting to the most significant collection of Viking-age objects ever discovered in the British Isles, here are the objects we've helped museums and galleries acquire in the last quarter.

Acquisitions round-up: winter 2017

8 December 2017

From a spectacular 18th century painting by Canaletto's nephew to a grand piano commissioned by George IV, here are the objects we've helped museums and galleries acquire in the last three months.

The Galloway Hoard saved for the nation

26 October 2017

The richest collection of Viking-age gold, silver and jewelled treasure ever found in Britain or Ireland has been saved after an appeal raised £1.98m.

Acquisitions round-up: autumn 2017

6 September 2017

Find out which works of art we've helped museums and galleries to acquire in the last three months, thanks to Art Fund members and donors.

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