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Empowering Art: Indigenous Creativity and Activism from North America’s Northwest Coast

Empowering Art is a ground-breaking exhibition of rich but rarely seen artworks, bringing together exceptional contemporary and historical pieces from across the Northwest Coast of North America.

12 March- 30 July 2023

Universal Ticket

Living Art – East End Display

The space intends to disrupt a traditional institutional experience and help you find the emotional power of art.

Universal Ticket

Julian Stair: Art, Death and the Afterlife

Leading ceramic artist, Julian Stair OBE, presents new works in Art, Death and the Afterlife. Created in response to the global pandemic, Stair offers commemoration and solace for those who have died and lost loved ones.

18 March- 17 September 2023

Universal Ticket

Spotlight Festival: Living Area

After the sell-out run of our popular Spotlight Festival, we are pleased to announce its return this April.

16 May- 26 July 2023

Booking required

Film Works

Film Works brings artists’ films into dialogue with the Sainsbury Centre collection.

8 June- 8 June 2023

Booking required


Immerse yourself in our content hub, exploring the life stories of our living collection.


Dear Art

We’re incredibly excited to announce our relaunch!


Immersive Audio Experience

Sharing Stories empowers you to choose the voice of the artwork you want to listen to.


Sainsbury Centre becomes first UK museum to introduce universal ‘Pay if and What You Can’ ticketing

Breaking down the traditional boundary between the collection and temporary exhibition pricing...


Sainsbury Centre announces ground-breaking new museum concept to mark its 50th anniversary

2023 marks 50 years since Sir Robert and Lady Sainsbury donated their art collection...


Gatsby Cataloguing Project wins 2022 Collections Trust Award

The Sainsbury Centre has received a Highly Commended Award for the Gatsby Cataloguing Project...