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Blog - Art

In the Frame: ‘Dancing Cats’ by Stanley Lench

Archives, Art, Personal accounts

A peek into the vibrant world of Stanley Lench, written by one of our volunteers. 

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Nearly 100 Artworks from the Bethlem Collection Online

Art

​Nearly 100 paintings from the Bethlem collection can be seen online thanks to a hugely ambitious project by the BBC and the Public Catalogue Foundation.

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In the Frame for February 2014: Elise Pacquette’s ‘Eating the Heart Out’

Art, Collection

This month's 'In the Frame' is written by Mansions in the Orchard Researcher, Dr Jennifer Walke.

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Mansions in the Orchard: Liz Atkin on Finding Sanctuary in Art

Art

Liz Atkin, a visual artist based in London, talks about her site specific performance at the Dragon Cafe in September 2014, compulsive skin picking and the powe

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In the Frame for January 2015: Olivia Gillow’s ‘Insistent Rub’

Art, Collection

Read this month's 'In the Frame' from Conservator, Jillian Gregory.

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A Rake’s Progress VIII

Art, History

Tom Rakewell ends his days in Bethlem Hospital.

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A Maze of Possibilities V

Art

'Just what is that in the bottom corner?' - new perspectives on William Kurelek's The Maze

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In the Frame: Architectural Drawing of the New Bethlem Hospital

Art

This month's In the Frame image can be purchased as an Advent calendar, as our Archivist explains...but be quick!

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