Wednesday, January 03, 2007
Arts Council Collection Online
The Arts Council Collection of 7,500 works by more than 2,000 British artists has now been placed online.
The collection includes works by Francis Bacon, Lucian Freud, Damien Hirst, Grayson Perry, Paula Rego, Chris Ofili and Gillian Wearing. Administered by the Hayward Gallery in London since 1987, its main purpose is lend art to museums in the UK. The online collection is browsable by artist name.