Donated Works

Yuasa, Katsutoshi , Laing Art Gallery, Pseudo Mythology #2, 2011, LOW RES WEBSITE
2015 Laing Art Gallery

Katsutoshi Yuasa

Katsutoshi Yuasa (b.1978) lives and works in Tokyo. Yuasa studied MA Printmaking at the Royal College of Art, London, and is now an instructor at MI-LAB, located at the foot of Mount Fuji. In…

Alison Erica Forde - Lets Dance - Bury Art Gallery (Front side) WEB SIZE
2015 Bury Art Gallery

Alison Erika Forde

Alison Erika Forde (b.1985) was born in Wigan, Greater Manchester, and has been practising art in and around Manchester since graduating from Manchester Metropolitan University in 2008. Forde exhibits regularly in the UK and overseas…

Still from Hito Steyerl, 'Abstract', 2012, Double screen two channel HD video with sound, 7 minutes and 30 seconds. Edition of 7, with 2 APs. Presented to GoMA by the Contemporary Art Society through the Collections Fund, 2016.
2015 GoMA - Glasgow Museum of Modern Art

Hito Steyerl

Hito Steyerl (b.1966, Munich) is a documentary filmmaker and author who lives and works in Berlin. The artist explores the mass proliferation of images and knowledge brought on by digital…

Installation view of Mikhail Karikis & Uriel Orlow, 'Sounds From Beneath', 2011-2012. Courtesy the artist.
2015 Worcester City Art Gallery

Mikhail Karikis and Uriel Orlow

Karikis asked the Snowdown Colliery Male Voice Choir to vocalise the industrial sounds of a former coalmine based on their memories and the result is a moving ode to an extinct landscape

Janice Kerbel, Remarkable Double Attraction Crystal and Blindspot, 2007
2015 Bury Art Gallery

Janice Kerbel

We are excited to share with you our recent acquisition of Janice Kerbel’s (b.1969) Remarkable: Double Attraction – Crystal and Blindspot (2007) for Bury Art Museum. Kerbel is currently nominated…

Noemie Goudal, ‘Satellite II’, 2014. Lambda Print, 168 x 208 cm, Edition 2 of 5. Presented by the Contemporary Art Society, 2015
2015 Leamington Spa Art Gallery & Museum, Mead Art Gallery

Noémie Goudal

The Contemporary Art Society has acquired Satellite I and Satellite II by Noémie Goudal (b.1984, Paris, France) for Mead Art Gallery, Warwick and Leamington Spa Art Gallery. Noémie Goudal’s work…

The Diamond (Descartes' Daughter), (2008), 16mm film. © Emily Wardill; courtesy FORTESCUE AVENUE/Jonathan Viner.
2009/10 Aberdeen Art Gallery & Museums

Emily Wardill

Aberdeen Art Gallery’s first benefactor Alexander MacDonald (1831– 84), a local granite merchant and collector of fine art, bought contemporary works from artists whom he knew. His bequest funding which, he…

Kateřina Šedá, Líšeň Profile (2010). Image courtesy of Kateřina Šedá; photography by Michal Hladik, 2010
2009/10 Museum Sheffield

Kateřina Šedá

Líšeň Profile (2010) drawings on paper Museums Sheffield’s current focus for the visual art collections is the broad theme of identity. This is a thread which runs throughout the art collections,…

Roger Hiorns, 'Temporary Construction to Hidden Obligations (2001)', steel, enamel (nylon, hardware) 162 x 214 x 60.5cm, © the artist Courtesy Corvi-Mora, London.
2014 Whitworth Art Gallery

Roger Hiorns

Roger Hiorns (b.1975, Birmingham, UK) is a London-based artist with an international reputation. Hiorns studied at Goldsmiths College, London, from 1993 until 1996, and was nominated for the Turner Prize in 2009 for his most…

David Landess W:HOLE Chair (1998) Cherry wood H: 82cm. © the artist Photo: Doug Atfield.
2014 The Shipley Art Gallery

David Landess

The Contemporary Art Society continues to gift the remaining works from Eric and Jean Cass. All works have been gratefully received by the participating museums and galleries, and so far the Eric and Jean…

Miriam Beerman, Untitled (undated).
2014 New Walk Museum & Art Gallery

Miriam Beerman

Miriam Beerman (b.1923, Rhode Island, USA) is an American painter and printmaker who has spent over 60 years producing works that respond to the brutality of our time. Beerman’s expressionist works communicate a range…

Natalie Dower Red Flyer (1989) Oil paint on wood 303 x 410cm.  Courtesy the Mead Gallery, University of Warwick Art Collection .
2014 Mead Art Gallery

Natalie Dower

Natalie Dower (b.1931, London, UK) works in the knowledge that the growth of every living thing is governed by mathematical rules. Connected to the British Systems artists, Dower works to this knowledge, creating paintings that…

Explore Donated Works

Filters

Artist

Year Gifted

Museum

Subscribe

Stay up to date with the latest news and events and receive our monthly newsletter.

Subscribe

Support Us

Donations of all sizes help sustain emerging artists at the beginning of their careers and ensure that their work has inspirational impact on audiences across the UK