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Coming soon: Panorama in The Drawings Gallery

  Peter Lanyon may have been one of the first artists to draw inspiration for his paintings from his experiences of flying high above the earth in a glider. But if the technology available to him was relatively new, the practice of painting or drawing landscapes and cityscapes from a lofty viewpoint was not –Read more

Greetings from the new Illuminating Objects Intern

  Find out about our new Gallery Illuminating Objects Intern, Devon Abts Hello and welcome to my first blog as part of the Illuminating Objects I’m a PhD student in theology and the arts at King’s College, London. My doctoral project is an interdisciplinary study of theology and literature centered on the poetry of theRead more

Auerbach’s Back!

Back in March we announced the news that two major works by Frank Auerback have joined The Gallery’s permanent collection – Rebuilding the Empire Cinema, Leicester Square, 1962, and Summer, Tretire, 1975.   These works came from the private collection of Auerbach’s close friend, the late Lucian Freud and have been allocated to The Courtauld Gallery by HMRead more

Nick's Picks – Our Guide to Fathers Day Gifting

With Father’s Day just a few weeks away, we asked Nick Turner, Buyer at The Courtauld Gallery Shop, for his top five gift ideas for Dad. Gift Membership to The Courtauld Gallery, from £55 per year Gift Membership is a wonderful present for art lovers that lasts all year. Members can participate in a special events programme, takeRead more