Donations made by Art Friends Warwickshire

Donations have been made to groups and institutions who have provided Art Friends Warwickshire with services and support.

Services  provided free of charge to the AFW holiday to Yorkshire, 2023
Leeds Art Gallery – £100
The Piece Hall, Halifax – £200
Cartwright Hall and Gallery, Bradford – £100
The Cooper Gallery, Barnsley – £150
Upton House – National Trust – £50
In lieu of speaker fee at AFW AGM
Kineton Local History Group – £20
In lieu of fee for IT services at AFW AGM



Ulysses Trust – £200
Donated in lieu of speaker fee (Paint Detective lecture)
Parochial Church Council St Margarets, Rottingdean  – £50
In lieu of guided visit during the AFW holiday to the South-east coast
Rottingdean Heritage – £300 
In lieu of guided visit during the AFW holiday to the South-east coast, which will be used to help finance the William Nicholson exhibition



Royal Collection Trust – £200

Rachel Peat, Assistant Curator of the Royal Collection Trust spoke to us on Japanese Art in the RCT. The donation went towards in-person learning events for a range of audiences during the Exhibition of Japanese art in the Royal Collection 2022.

Herbert Art Gallery, Coventry – £200

A donation on behalf of Fuchsia Hart, who spoke on “Art in Persia”

Princethorpe College, Warwickshire £200

Art Friends Warwickshire sponsored the Bauhaus Trophy, awarded for aesthetic design.

Art Friends Warwickshire who have used Princethorpe College as a lecture venue, presented the gift of a trophy to the school. It is to be awarded annually. To see more detail click HERE

Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge – £800

A donation on behalf of Dr Vicky Avery, who spoke on the exhibition at The Fitzwilliam on “Food in Art”. The grant was used to support students attending a linked conference.