The Courtauld Gallery Exhibition and Special Display Programme 2017 ...Read More
The Courtauld Gallery is one of London’s must-see art museums. Its collection stretches from the early Renaissance to the 20th century and beyond. It is housed in the elegant setting of Somerset House, one of the city’s most dynamic cultural venues. The Courtauld Gallery is renowned for its unrivalled Impressionist and Post-Impressionist paintings, including masterpieces by Monet, Van Gogh and Gauguin and the largest collection of Cézannes in the UK. It houses a major collection of Old Master paintings and is one of the few museums in the country to display such a rich selection of early twentieth-century art. The Gallery also holds an outstanding collection of drawings and prints and fine works of sculpture and decorative arts.
The Courtauld Gallery regularly presents major exhibitions and special displays which are consistently acclaimed for their outstanding quality and originality.
The Gallery is at the heart of The Courtauld Institute of Art, one of the world’s leading centres for the study of art history and conservation. It plays an important role in the capital's cultural life and is part of London's Museum Mile.
Daily 10am – 6pm (last admission 5.30pm)
The Prints and Drawings Study Room can be visited by appointment.
Closed 25 and 26 December.
Late Openings until 9pm – check website for Courtauld Lates details.
The Courtauld Gallery presents Rodin & Dance: The Essence of Movement, the first major exhibition in the UK to explore Auguste Rodin’s fascination with dance and bodies captured in extreme acrobatic poses. ...Read More
The Courtauld Gallery’s 2016 programme continues with the ‘spirit drawings’ of abstract pioneer Georgiana Houghton in June and the experimental dance sculptures of Auguste Rodin in October. The Drawings Gallery exhibitions explore the artistic appeal of trees and the role of architecture in French society....Read More
The Courtauld Institute of Art is delighted to announce that it has secured £9.4m from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) towards Phase One of a major transformation programme, “Courtauld Connects”....Read More
Georgiana Houghton’s remarkable Victorian abstract ‘spirit drawings’ are being exhibited in the United Kingdom for the first time since they were first shown in London in 1871...Read More
Pieter Bruegel the Elder’s three surviving grisaille paintings to be shown together for the first time at The Courtauld Gallery...Read More
The Courtauld Gallery presents its Exhibition & Special Display Programme for 2016...Read More
In collaboration with the Kupferstichkabinett in Berlin, The Courtauld Gallery presents ‘Botticelli and Treasures from the Hamilton Collection’. The Hamilton Bible, alongside drawings by Botticelli will be shown for the first time since 1882....Read More
This major exhibition explores a series of paintings by Peter Lanyon, one of Britain’s most important and original Post-War artists ...Read More
The Courtauld Gallery presents Bridget Riley: Learning from Seurat, an exploration of Bridget Riley’s early breakthrough encounter with Georges Seurat’s Bridge at Courbevoie, a highlight of The Courtauld’s collection...Read More
The Courtauld Gallery presents Jonathan Richardson by Himself, a display devoted to Jonathan Richardson the Elder’s self-portrait drawings at the recently opened Gilbert and Ildiko Butler Drawings Gallery ...Read More
The Courtauld Gallery presents Unfinished… Works from The Courtauld Gallery, the annual Summer Showcase which highlights some of the Courtauld’s outstanding permanent collection...Read More