The Art Everywhere Exhibition 2013

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The nation's favourite British art, selected from the UK's public displays, formed this vast nationwide exhibition from 12–25 August 2013. See the selected works below plus the full longlist.

    • Blake, Sgt. Pepper's Lonely
    • Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band MC Productions and The Apple
      Staged by Peter Blake and Jann Hawarth
      Photographed by Michael Cooper
    • 'The Meeting' or 'Have a Nice Day, Mr Hockney' 1981-3 by Peter Blake born 1932
    • ‘The Meeting’ or ‘Have a Nice Day, Mr Hockney’ Peter Blake
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    • She Aint Holding Them Up, She’s Holding On (Some English Rose) Sonia Boyce
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    • Salisbury Cathedral from the Meadows John Constable
    • GMA 5181
    • Work No. 975 EVERYTHING IS GOING TO BE ALRIGHT Martin Creed
    • The Fairy Feller's Master-Stroke 1855-64 by Richard Dadd 1817-1886
    • The Fairy Feller’s Master-Stroke Richard Dadd
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    • The Restless Image – A Discrepancy Between the Felt Position and the Seen Position. Self Portrait Rose Finn-Kelcey
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    • Man’s Head (Self Portrait I) Lucian Freud
    • Hilliard, Queen Elizabeth I
    • Elizabeth I (1533–1603): The Pelican Portrait Nicholas Hilliard
    • Heads of Six of Hogarth's Servants circa 1750-5 by William Hogarth 1697-1764
    • Heads of Six of Hogarth’s Servants William Hogarth
    • Our English Coasts, 1852 ('Strayed Sheep') 1852 by William Holman Hunt 1827-1910
    • Our English Coasts, 1852 (‘Strayed Sheep’) William Holman Hunt
    • As if to Celebrate, I Discovered a Mountain Blooming with Red Flowers 1981 by Anish Kapoor born 1954
    • As if to Celebrate, I Discovered a Mountain Blooming with Red Flowers Sir Anish Kapoor
    • Knights, Portrait of a Young Woman
    • Portrait of a Young Woman Winifred Margaret Knights
    • (c) Laing Art Gallery; Supplied by The Public Catalogue Foundation
    • The Destruction of Sodom and Gomorrah John Martin
    • Cold Dark Matter: An Exploded View 1991 by Cornelia Parker born 1956
    • Cold Dark Matter: An Exploded View Cornelia Parker
    • Raeburn
    • Rev Dr Robert Walker (1755 – 1808) Skating on Duddington Loch Sir Henry Raeburn
    • (c) Royal Albert Memorial Museum; Supplied by The Public Catalogue Foundation
    • Portrait of an African Attributed to Allan Ramsay
    • Turner, Temeraire
    • The Fighting Temeraire Joseph Mallord William Turner
    • The Lady of Shalott 1888 by John William Waterhouse 1849-1917
    • The Lady of Shalott John William Waterhouse
    • Waterhouse, Hylas
    • Hylas and the Nymphs John William Waterhouse
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    • Nocturne: Blue and Gold – Old Battersea Bridge James Abbott McNeill Whistler
    • Wright, The Orrery
    • A Philosopher lecturing on the Orrery, in which a Lamp is put in the Place of the Sun Joseph Wright 'of Derby'
This list was compiled as a snapshot of Great British artworks we'd love to see up and down the country. You'll have others - start your own list and if you do tell us about it! This list reflects works of British artists in UK displays, a mix of historic, modern and contemporary artworks where copyright was granted and high resolution images were available for BIG posters. Art Everywhere reserved the right to amend the choices of images and works.

See the longlist artworks