Paintings In Hospitals

Paintings in Hospitals is a registered charity that provides original works of art on loan to NHS hospitals, hospices and other healthcare facilities to enhance the healing environment for the benefit of patients, staff and visitors.

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Founded in 1959, the charity holds a collection of 4,000 works of art by Modern British and contemporary artists. From 1 April 2005 you will be able to search through our collection online and find out more about the artists represented. If you are from a healthcare facility interested in borrowing works for display in your hospital, hospice or GP surgery you will be able to log in to access and request works of art currently available for loan in your area. You can also find out more about PiH, our exhibitions programme and events taking place in your area. Paintings in Hospitals relies on grants and donations to continue its work and is grateful for the support of NHS Estates in developing this website and our on-line catalogue.

Collection details

Fine Art, Medicine

Paintings In Hospitals
Menier Gallery
Menier Chocolate Factory
51 Southwark Street
Greater London



020 74073222


020 7403 7721

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