5 Melbray Mews
158 Hurlingham Road
Graphics & Display,Picture Libraries


akg-images illustrate the history of world culture through an iconographic collection which spans archaeology and history through to performing arts, fine art and photography. Founded in 1945 and still independent, we work with world renowned cultural institutes, artists and private collections enabling media professionals to license unparalleled and unique imagery. We have been working with leading cultural institutions in the UK for over 20 years, licensing high quality imagery for catalogues, exhibition panels, and multimedia displays.

Our online collection of over 3 million images covers variety of topics, including:

–      Fine Art and architecture
–      History and politics
–      Culture (cinema, performing arts, fashion, personalities, sport)
–      Science and Technology
–      Civilizations (archaeology, religion, human activity, maps)
–      Natural History

Please get in touch with us to arrange complimentary picture research for your projects.