Research is fundamental to the Gallery’s work, informing everything from major projects undertaken in partnership with other organisations to day-to-day activities such as acquisitions. The Gallery is recognised as an Independent Research Organisation by the Arts and Humanities Research Council.
Heinz Archive and Library
Open by appointment to visitors who are interested in any aspect of British portraiture or in the history of the GalleryExplore the Archive and Library
Bronze sculpture founders and plaster figure makers active in Britain from 1800Examine our sculptures