Acquisitions

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

Pavel Buchler, <em>Revolution of the 19th Century </em>, (2012), letterpress on Arches 88 paper, 50 x 34 cm. © the artist.  Purchased by the Contemporary Art Society for Bury Art Gallery and Museum.
2011/12 Bury Art Gallery

Pavel Büchler

Bury Art Gallery

Blue Book 5
2011/12 Mead Art Gallery

Dayanita Singh

Mead Gallery, University of Warwick

Louisa Fairclough, <em>Bore Song </em> (detail), 2011, 16mm film loop projected onto float glass, 28 seconds. Installation view at the Contemporary Art Society (13 February - 1 March 2013). Acquired by the Contemporary Art Society for Cheltenham Art Gallery & Museum.
2011/12 Cheltenham Art Gallery & Museum

Louisa Fairclough

Cheltenham Art Gallery & Museum

Hill of Hurdles
2010/11 National Museum Wales

Clare Woods

Amgueddfa Cymru National Museum Wales, Cardiff

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