A registered charity (previously known as the Public Catalogue Foundation). The website is a joint initiative between Art UK and art collections from across the UK. Project partners include the BBC, Oxford University Press, the Public Monuments and Sculpture Association, Culture 24, the Visual Geometry Group at Oxford University and the University of Glasgow.
Most of the images are of works in public ownership, which does not mean they are free-to-use. Some are available under a Creative Commons licence. Check individual works for specific copyright conditions.