Acquisitions

Ruth Ewan, Nae Sums 1911, 2011, Wood (Cut from reclaimed Dundee school desks), created for Ewan's exhibition Brank and Heckle at DCA in 2011 © the artist. Courtesy the artist and Rob Tufnell
2012/13 The McManus Dundee’s Art Gallery & Museum

Ruth Ewan

Purchased by the Contemporary Art Society for The McManus: Dundee’s Art Gallery & Museums. Established in the 1880s, Dundee Art Galleries and Museums’ fine art collection is diverse and wide…

FALL XII
2011/12 York Art Gallery

John Stezaker

Purchased by the Contemporary Art Society with the support of The Art Fund and the Esmée Fairbairn Foundation for York Art Gallery. York Art Gallery is developing a collection of…

Carbon Cleaving
2011/12 John Creasey Museum

Emma McNally

Purchased by the Contemporary Art Society for John Creasey Museum, Salisbury. John Creasey was a prolific author who published more than 600 books during his lifetime. The museum holds a…

A Prism Splits Light
2011/12 Worcester City Art Gallery

Mike Marshall

Purchased by the Contemporary Art Society for Worcester City Art Gallery. Worcester City Art Gallery’s historic collection focuses on landscape paintings from the 19th Century with a number of works…

Synthetic Worlds (Isostasty)
2011/12 Grundy Art Gallery

Ruth Claxton

Purchased by the Contemporary Art Society for Grundy Art Gallery, Blackpool. Grundy Art Gallery’s permanent collection ranges from fine art painting and video to porcelain and fancy dress souvenirs of Blackpool….

Perching Two
2011/12 Touchstones Rochdale

Claire Barclay

Purchased with the support of The Art Fund by the Contemporary Art Society for Touchstones Rochdale. The Touchstones Rochdale collection includes a range of work from 16th and 17th Century Northern…

2011/12 University of Hertfordshire Galleries

Caroline Achaintre

Purchased by the Contemporary Art Society for University of Hertfordshire Galleries. The ethos of the University of Hertfordshire’s art collection is to present art in places where people study, work…

DISPLAYS - Phyllida Barlow (20 March - 16 April 2013)
2010/11 Nottingham Castle Museum & Art Gallery

Phyllida Barlow

Nottingham Castle Museum & Art Gallery

Laure Prouvost, Monolog 2009, video, 9 min Film stills © the artist, courtesy the artist and MOT International
2011/12 Whitworth Art Gallery

Laure Prouvost

Whitworth Art Gallery, The University of Manchester

Jacqueline Donachie, Winter Trees (2008)
2011/12 Leamington Spa Art Gallery & Museum

Jacqueline Donachie

Leamington Spa Art Gallery & Museum

Ivan Seal, plemploted fowidead (2011), oil on canvas, 50 x 40 cm. © the artist, courtesy the artist and Carl Freedman Gallery. Purchased by the Contemporary Art Society for Norwich Castle Museum & Art Gallery, 2012
2011/12 Norwich Castle Museum & Art Gallery

Ivan Seal

Norwich Castle Museum & Art Gallery by the Contemporary Art Society

Marlene Dumas, <em> Back to </em> (2011), oil on ink on paper, 33 x 38 cm. © the artist, courtesy the artist and Frith Street Gallery. Purchased by the Contemporary Art Society for the Laing Art Gallery, with the support of the Friends of the Laing Art Gallery.
2011/12 Laing Art Gallery

Marlene Dumas

Laing Art Gallery, Newcastle-upon-Tyne

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