Creating a new shared collections centre to house the local heritage collections alongside national collections, with aligned research and conservation facilities in the heart of Coventry.
A collaboration between the City Council, Arts Council England, Arts Council Collection, the British Council, Culture Coventry Trust and Coventry University. To create a new, shared, national Collections Centre that will provide state of the arts facilities for the management and research of national and local collections, along with associated educational and learning opportunities
Establishes Coventry as the new ‘home’ for two national partners’ loan collections, for the long-term.
Partnered with the Herbert Art Gallery and Museum to show work from the national collections through dedicated gallery space and/or programmed exhibitions.