Paintings in Hospitals shortlisted for national charity award

We're thrilled to announce that Paintings in Hospitals has been shortlisted for the UK-wide Charity Today Awards 2019... Read more

Artists, Academics and Former Culture Minister to Discuss Future of Arts in Health

Paintings in Hospitals will mark 60 years of transforming the UK’s care spaces with a unique event on the future of visual arts in healthcare... Read more

Exhibition shortlisted for ‘Art Installation of the Year’

Linear Meditations, our mindful exhibition in partnership with the Wilhelmina Barns-Graham Trust, has been shortlisted for the Design in Mental Health Awards 2019... Read more

We've been awarded National Lottery support on our 60th anniversary

Paintings in Hospitals has received a National Lottery Heritage Fund grant to explore and share our pioneering 60-year history... Read more

Own a Michael Craig-Martin print

We're delighted to introduce this limited edition by Michael Craig-Martin, created especially to raise funds for Paintings in Hospitals... Read more

Be Part of our 60th Birthday Celebrations!

We invite you to share your stories about the difference art has made to your life and those around you... Read more

Teams Line up for Bankside Pancake Race!

London businesses are joining a furious pancake-flipping race at Borough Market in aid of Paintings in Hospitals... Read more

New exhibition: Bathed in Blue

This spring we launch the finale exhibition of the sophomore year of our Central Saint Martins project at King’s College London NHS Health Centre... Read more

New Touring Exhibition: Linear Meditations

Our new exhibition features mindfulness activities and artwork by one of Britain's most significant artists Wilhelmina Barns-Graham... Read more

Toy Box Tales Tours to York Hospital

We teamed up with #ToyLikeMe to bring this touring photographic exhibition of differently-abled toys to York Hospital... Read more

Visit our online shop

Our online shop offers a seasonal range of lovely handmade goodies and artist-designed cards. Take a look! Read more

Rooted in the Landscape: On Tour

Our new exhibition in collaboration with the Arts Council Collection is on tour to hospitals across South West England... Read more

Announcing: Linear Meditations

Our new mindful hospital exhibition will feature the works of Wilhelmina Barns-Graham, one of Britain’s most significant 20th-century artists... Read more

‘70 Ways Art Improves Our Health’ Countdown Concludes

With 70 articles about how art boosts mental, physical and social health, our countdown to the NHS 70th birthday came to an end... Read more

Leading Artists Create New Works for NHS 70th Anniversary

Our friends at Imperial Health Charity are celebrating the NHS 70th birthday with a print portfolio featuring Jeremy Deller and Mona Hatoum... Read more

70 Ways Art Improves Our Health: countdown

We're celebrating 70 years of the NHS with a daily countdown of 70 ways art inspires better health and wellbeing for us all! Read more

New exhibition: Rooted in the Landscape

In collaboration with the Arts Council Collection, this new touring exhibition explores our relationship with the great outdoors... Read more

Art in Larger Doses

Our student mental health project with internationally-renowned art school Central Saint Martins returns for its sophomore year... Read more

Call for papers: Rooted in the Landscape!

We're inviting papers for our first ever symposium exploring visual representations of landscape and wellbeing... Read more

Call for an emerging curator!

Applications are open for an emerging curator to develop a touring exhibition from the Wilhelmina Barns-Graham Trust collection... Read more

New national alliance for Culture, Health and Wellbeing

We're a strategic member of a new alliance of cultural organisations supporting the country’s health and wellbeing... Read more

New Chair of our Board of Trustees

Andrew Hochhauser QC succeeds James Prichard who, after more than eight years as a trustee and six years as Chair, has decided to step down... Read more

New touring exhibition: Toy Box Tales

We teamed up with the creative forces of #ToyLikeMe for a new exhibition featuring diff:abled toys... Read more