Our story begins in 1915 with the Jewish émigrés of London’s East End forming a society to nurture art and creativity.

For the next 100 years, it’s a story of art, identity and migration and an art collection of 1,300 artworks that need a new home.

Uncover 100 years of the Ben Uri story through its art and archives. Experience our story to share yours.

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In 1947, the #BoroughGroup, formed by some of #Bomberg's students was 'founded on the belief that there is in nature a truth and a realism which the usual contemporary approach to painting is unable to convey'. Read more in the Bomberg Monograph benuri.org.uk/shop/

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