The University of Cape Town (UCT) Works of Art Collection encompasses works of all art forms including, but not limited to, paintings, photographs, drawings, fibre or textile art, prints, statues and sculptures. The artworks include works from about 700 artists acquired by the University and formally accepted into the Collection.

The Collection comprises artworks that have been acquired and received through donations, loans, and commissions. There are currently over 1400 artworks distributed in 70 buildings around six campuses of UCT: Hiddingh Campus, Upper, Middle and Lower Campus, Health Sciences Campus as well as Breakwater Campus. 

You are welcome to search this collection through our catalougue of artists, art mediums, our latest acquisitions or even the location on the UCT campus.