2017

Akiko Hirai, Moon Jar (detail), 2016, stoneware, porcelain slip, paper fiber, wood ash, and white glaze, Collection of Akiko Hirai, London, photograph by Jon Stokes

News

Yale Center for British Art Director Receives a Prestigious
2017 Soane Foundation Honor 
Press Release (pdf; 932 kb)

Yale Center for British Art Acquires Yinka Shonibare MBE 
(RA) Artwork Created for Enlightened Princesses Exhibition 
Press Release (pdf; 1.44 mb)

Yale Center for British Art Adds Online Collection
Images into Groundbreaking International Cooperative
System for Research

Press Release (pdf; 1.07 mb)

American Alliance of Museums Honors Yale Center
for British Art and Paul Mellon Centre with Prestigious
Media and Technology Award for British Art Studies 

Press Release (pdf; 1.42 mb)

Yale Center for British Art Building Conservation
Architects Garner 2017 AIA Institute Honor Award
for Architecture

Press Release (pdf; 1.71 mb)
Image Sheet (pdf; 2.80 mb)

2017 Exhibitions

“Things of Beauty Growing”: British Studio Pottery
September 14–December 3, 2017
Press Release (pdf; 1.26 mb)
Image Sheet (pdf; 2.26 mb)
Booklet (pdf; 1.37 mb)

A Decade of Gifts and Acquisitions
June 1–August 13, 2017
Press Release (pdf; 1.34 mb)
Image Sheet (pdf; 3.25 mb)
A Decade of Gifts and Acquisitions Booklet (pdf; 4.27 mb)
John Golding Booklet (pdf; 1.56 mb)

Art in Focus: The British Castle—A Symbol in Stone
April 7–August 6, 2017
Press Release (pdf; 932 kb)
Image Sheet (pdf; 3.47 mb)

Enlightened Princesses: Caroline, Augusta, Charlotte, 
and the Shaping of the Modern World
February 2–April 30, 2017
Press Release (pdf; 2.21 mb)
Image Sheet (pdf; 2.82 mb)
Background (pdf; 582 kb)
Related-Programs (pdf; 581 kb)

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