• The Art Gallery

The Kennel Club's Art Gallery


The Kennel Club Dog Art Gallery houses the largest collection of dog paintings in Europe. 

Located in central London, the nearest tube station is Green Park, which is a short walk away.

Opening hours by appointment

Monday to Friday 9.30am - 4.30pm.

Please note: it is essential that appointments are booked in advance

Contact us

Telephone: 020 7518 1064
Fax: 020 7518 1045
Email the Art Gallery

Current exhibition

Over 160 paintings, engravings, sculptures and ephemera all surrounding this much loved breed are on show. The exhibition, entitled 'The Staffordshire Bull Terrier and its Ancestors' will celebrate the history and development of the breed and some exhibits have never been seen on public display before. Read more ...

Forthcoming exhibitions

  • English Toy Spaniels: The Cavalier and King Charles Spaniel in Art
    (14th July 2014 - 9th January 2015)

Opened in 2003 this informative art gallery provides a centre of learning for all those wishing to research the dog in art. It is also a place of enjoyment for everyone interested in dogs. The collection features works by famous dog artists such as:

  • Maud Earl
  • George Earl
  • Richard Ansdell
  • Arthur Wardle
  • Cecil Aldin

A series of dog art exhibitions are also held in the gallery every year on a variety of themes, featuring sculptures, drawings as well as dog paintings. Past displays include breed exhibitions and dog subjects such as:

  • The Golden Retriever in Art
  • The Fox Terrier in Art
  • Royal Dogs
  • Dogs in War
  • British & Irish Vulnerable Breeds

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