Arts Council Collection


Long Loans


Ryan Mosley, Northern Ritual, 2011 on display at the Royal Festival Hall, London

The LONG LOAN scheme provides loans not just to the museum and gallery sector but also to other public institutions such as universities, colleges, charities, libraries and hospitals. These loans are generally between three and five years in length. Hayward Gallery technical teams carry out delivery and installation. There is a fee for these loans based on the number of art works requested. For further information please contact

Current Long Loan clients include:

University of the Arts, Bournemouth; Barbican Centre, London; Bath University, Bath; BBC Trust, London; Birmingham University; Cambridge Institute for Medical Research; Clifford Chance, London; Cumberland Lodge, Windsor; Ferens Art Gallery, Hull ; Hull University, Hull; Usher Gallery, Lincoln Institute of Healthy Ageing, London; King's College, London; Mead Gallery, Coventry; National Institute for Medical Research, London; Nature in Art Museum, Gloucester; Norwich University College of the Arts; Nuffield College, Oxford; Oxford Combined Court Centre, Oxford; Rayne Institute, London; Royal Society of Arts, London; Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts, Norwich; Sir William Dunn School of Pathology, Oxford; Southbank Centre, London; St Martin-in-the-Fields, London; St Mary's Hospital, London; St. George's Hospital Trust, London; The Wohl Virion Centre, London; The Worshipful Company of Haberdashers, London; University College, MRC Laboratory for Molecular Cell Biology, London; University of Greenwich, London; West Dorset Hospital, Dorchester.

Download our Conditions of Loan below.