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Love, Life, Death, and Desire: An Installation of the Center’s Collections

Damien Hirst’s installation "In and Out of Love (Butterfly Paintings and Ashtrays)" is presented alongside works of historic, modern, and contemporary art.

The View From Here: Accessing Art through Photography

A free online program for young adults in Greater New Haven who are interested in learning about photography.

Color Our Collections

Grab your crayons, paints, markers, or app, and show us your best color work. Stay true to the original or get creative!


at home: Artists in Conversation | Jagdeep Raina

Join us for a lively conversation with one of today's most notable artists.

Exhibitions and Programs

Britain in the World installation, fourth-floor galleries, Yale Center for British Art, photo by Richard Caspole

Britain in the World: A Display of the Collections

September 25, 2020–December 31, 2021

Joy Gregory, Autoportrait (detail), 2006, giclée print, Yale Center for British Art, Friends of British Art Fund, © Joy Gregory 2020

Art in Focus: Women From the Center

January 14–May 2, 2021

Jason Farago, photo by Jason Farago

at home | Norma Lytton Lecture: A Global Criticism for a Global Art World

February 10, 2021, 12–1 pm

Ingrid Pollard, photo by Emile Holba

at home: Artists in Conversation | Ingrid Pollard

February 19, 2021, 12–1 pm


Portrait of a Man, possibly Sir George Carew, Henry the VIII’s Vice Admiral of the Royal Fleet

Explore Louis I. Kahn's final building