helping professional artists for more than 200 years
The impact we have
The impact we have can be measured in many ways, either through the amount of support we provide, or by looking at examples of the the ways that we do this. Please see below how we have supported artists in the financial year 2018/2019
NEW CASES TAKEN ON
ARTISTS RECEIVING CONTINUING SUPPORT
DISTINGUISHED ARTISTS RECEIVED THE AGBI JUBILEE AWARD
The Artists’ General Benevolent Institution (AGBI) was founded in 1814 by members of the Royal Academy of Arts including J.M.W Turner, John Constable and John Soane and incorporated by Royal Charter in 1842, it is one of the oldest charities in the United Kingdom. The AGBI financially supports professional artists in need and their dependents living in England, Wales or Northern Ireland who cannot work or earn due to accident, illness or older age.