The Courtauld Gallery will reopen in November 2021 following the most significant modernisation project in its history, providing a transformed home for one of the UK’s greatest art collections.
The Gallery will open with three temporary exhibitions including:
Modern Drawings: The Karshan Gift: An outstanding group of modern drawings by European and American masters including Georg Baselitz, Wassily Kandinsky and Louis Soutter, assembled by the late collector Howard Karshan.
Pen to Brush: British Drawings and Watercolours – featuring highlights from The Courtauld’s remarkable collection, including works by J.M.W. Turner, John Constable and Edward Dayes.
Kurdistan in the 1940s – 20 compelling photographs documenting the life of the Yazidi community in Kurdistan, taken by 20th century British photographer Anthony Kersting Kersting on a trip in 1944.