The Courtauld Fund

Meeting need and championing academic excellence in art history

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For nine decades, The Courtauld’s tradition of teaching, research and curating has been maintained due to the generosity and foresight of philanthropic individuals who share our commitment to the visual arts and excellence.

Your support makes a difference

Whether you are a visitor, member, donor, student or Courtauld graduate, thank you for being part of The Courtauld community. Your support helps us continue to care for one of the world’s finest art collections, champion academic excellence in the research, conservation, curating and teaching of art history and ensures The Courtauld remains a place to inspire new thinking about art and culture for generations to come.

Every donation you make supports our mission to make art available for all

Contact us

For gift enquiries, please contact our development team on +44 (0)20 3947 7749 or email The Development Office opening hours are Monday – Friday, 10.00 – 17.00.

Alternatively, you can post a cheque made payable to ‘The Courtauld Institute of Art Fund’ to: Development Office, The Courtauld, Somerset House, Strand, London WC2R 0RN

Every gift makes a difference. Thank you.

Overseas giving

The American Foundation for The Courtauld Institute of Art (AFCIA) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization with an independent Board of Trustees. Gifts to the foundation are tax-deductible to the extent provided by U.S. law.


Visit the AFCIA website at

By Post

You can post a check made payable to ‘The Courtauld Institute of Art Fund’ to: AFCIA, 1350 Avenue of the Americas, Floor 2, Suite 266, New York, NY 10019
Please specify ‘The Courtauld Fund’ in the memo line.

The Courtauld Institute of Art Fund is a registered charity no. 288509.