Research and Resources

Iceland Poppies:

The Charleston Trust acquired Vanessa Bell’s painting Iceland Poppies in 2007, prompting a year of events and workshops celebrating this important piece. Find out more about this rare example of Bell’s early work as well as the many activities it inspired at Charleston.


Charleston Regained:

A major conservation programme designed to safeguard the collection for the future and make Charleston more accessible. The project, supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund, began in March 2003, almost twenty years after the initial restoration of the house. It was completed in August 2005.