Trust New Art in the Midlands

An image of the design of the Look!Look!Look! pavilion

In gardens, on hills, in valleys, throughout mansions, halls and castles, national and international artists give us new ways of seeing and experiencing National Trust places.

Trust New Art is a programme of contemporary art inspired by the places we care for.

Working with staff, volunteers and specialists, artists have been exploring and researching locations and histories to create new work.

Croome What is Home

What is Home at Croome 

Artist Kashif Nadim Chaudry’s new installation, 'What is Home', is inspired by a period in Croome’s history 1948 – 1978 when it housed a residential school, St Joseph’s School for Boys.

If Pairing Were Power opens at Dudmaston this Spring

If Pairing Were Power... 

Go behind the scenes with resident artist Faye Claridge to see how Dudmaston's new contemporary art project is taking shape.

An archive image of the people marching in the 1932 Kinder Scout trespass overlaid onto a modern day image of the landscape

Kinder's spirit lives on 

People’s Landscapes, a national contemporary art project, collaborating with internationally renowned artist, Jeremy Deller, is coming to the Dark Peak.

The pink inside of Look! Look! Look! by Heather and Ivan Morison

LOOK! LOOK! LOOK! at Berrington with Heather and Ivan Morison 

An eighteenth century inspired eye catcher has appeared in the walled garden at Berrington.

View of Packwood House, Warwickshire from the Prospect Room

Come and discover the Prospect Room 

Walk out into the landscape at Packwood and explore a space to remind us of the haven that Graham Baron Ash sought to create.


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