W. Taylor, active 1790–1810, Reading the News, Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection

Latest News
Yale Center for British Art and Paul Mellon Centre
Announce New Online British Arts Journal
Press Release (pdf; 48 kb)

New Haven Symphony Orchestra Brass Quintet to
Perform Holiday Concert at the Yale Center for British
Art; Mayor Toni Harp to Provide Opening Remarks
Press Release (pdf; 64 kb)

Yale Center for British Art to conserve iconic
Louis I. Kahn building, and close temporarily in 2015

Press Release (pdf; 760 kb)

Center featured in student art and writing exhibition
presented by Association of Art Museum Directors
and US Department of Education
Press Release (pdf; 48 kb)

The Center Completes Phase One of a Major
Building Conservation Project and Reopens its Study Room
Press Release (pdf; 72 kb)

Building Conservation Project 2013

Project Details (pdf; 37 kb)

The Center Publishes Groundbreaking Conservation Plan for its Landmark Building

Press Release (pdf; 54 kb)

The Center has been Chosen by The Times, London,
as One of "The World's 50 Greatest Art Galleries
Press Release (pdf; 94 kb)

The Center and its Collections

Information Sheet (pdf; 332 kb)


2015 Exhibition Schedule (pdf; 556 kb)

The Critique of Reason: Romantic Art, 1760–1860
(Joint exhibition, on view at the Yale University Art Gallery)
March 6–July 26, 2015
Press Release (pdf, 1.2 mb)
Image Sheet (pdf; 1.14 mb)

Traveling Exhibitions
Sculpture Victorious: Art in an Age of Invention, 1837–1901
On view at Tate Britain, February 25–May 25, 2015
(Exhibited at the Center, September 11–November 30, 2014)
Press Release (pdf; 1.1 mb)
Image Sheet (pdf; 4.4 mb)

Bruce Davidson/Paul Caponigro: Two American Photographers in Britain and Ireland
On view at The Huntington, November 8, 2014–March 9, 2015
(Exhibited at the Center, June 26–September 14, 2014)
Press Release (pdf; 112 kb)
Image Sheet (pdf; 566 kb)

Recent Exhibitions
Picture Talking: James Northcote and the Fables
October 2December 14, 2014
Press Release (pdf; 1.3 mb)
Image Sheet (pdf; 6.5 mb)

Figures of Empire: Slavery and Portraiture in Eighteenth-Century Atlantic Britain
October 2December 14, 2014
Press Release (pdf; 1.2 mb)
Image Sheet (pdf; 5.9 mb)

“Of Green Leaf, Bird, and Flower”: Artists’ Books and the Natural World
May 15–August 10, 2014
Press Release (pdf; 1.1 mb)
Image Sheet (pdf; 3.1 mb)

Art in Focus: Wales
April 4–August 10, 2014
Press Release (pdf; 72 kb)
Image Sheet (pdf; 263 kb)

Richard Wilson and the Transformation of European Landscape Painting
March 6–June 1, 2014
Press Release (pdf; 81 kb)
Image Sheet (pdf; 216 kb)

Fame and Friendship: Pope, Roubiliac, and the Portrait Bust in Eighteenth-Century Britain
February 20–May 19, 2014
Press Release (pdf; 80 kb)
Image Sheet (pdf; 234 kb)

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