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Contemporary Designer Bookbindings from The Collection of Neale and Margaret Albert

Featuring the work of bookbinder George Kirkpatrick (born 1938), one of the most imaginative artists represented in the collection of Neale and Margaret Albert, this display also includes exemplars by other noted designer bookbinders working today.

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!

Exhibitions & programs

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

Njideka Akunyili Crosby, The Beautyful Ones, Series #1c (detail), 2014, acrylic, colored pencil, and transfers on paper, © Njideka Akunyili Crosby

The Hilton Als Series: Njideka Akunyili Crosby

January 21–May 2, 2021

Bill Brandt, Henry Moore (detail), 1948, gelatin silver print, Hyman Collection, London, © Bill Brandt/Bill Brandt Archive Ltd.

Bill Brandt | Henry Moore

April 15–July 18, 2021

Print made by Bridget Riley, Blue and Pink (detail), 2001, screen print on paper, Yale Center for British Art, Gift of John Elderfield and Jeanne Collins, © Bridget Riley 2020. All rights reserved

Bridget Riley

May 20–October 31, 2021

After Edward Burne-Jones, The Rose Bower (detail), 1892, photogravure on paper, Yale Center for British Art, Joseph F. McCrindle, Yale LLB 1948, Fund


December 16, 2021–March 20, 2022


Britain in the World: A Display of the Collections

Explore Louis I. Kahn's final building