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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100 years of Ben Uri

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Ben Uri Gallery

Folk artists were artisans who decorated their own homes with very basic equipment and paints - hence why so much folk art uses primary colours and images from nature. What designs will you make at #BenUri #AdultArtMonthly on 25 April. Book here: bit.ly/2tMzOkH

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