UK Makes Its Entire Public Art Collection Accessible Online

artnet | Henri Neuendorf:

Yesterday, February 24, the UK launched an ambitious platform to catalog the country’s entire publicly-owned art collection online. The innovative initiative known as Art UK seeks to promote public accessibility to over 3,000 of the nation’s public collections as well as selected privately owned collections. Although the website is still very much a work in progress, the database already includes every publicly-owned oil painting across the UK; over 200,000 artworks in total… Read more

Image: Art UK was launched to make public artworks accessible. Photo: Art UK