Donated Works

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

The Eric and Jean Cass Gift (2008-to present)

The Eric & Jean Cass Gift

The Contemporary Art Society is delighted to announce one of the most important philanthropic giftings in its 102 year history, which will benefit public collections across the UK for generations to come.

The Poor Stockinger, The Luddite Cropper and the Deluded Followers of Joanna Southcott
2010/11 The Hepworth Wakefield, Wolverhampton Art Gallery

Luke Fowler

In 2010 The Hepworth Wakefield, Wolverhampton Art Gallery and Film and Video Umbrella were awarded the Contemporary Art Society Annual Award for Museums: commission to collect for their proposal to work with artist Luke Fowler. The resulting work by Fowler, The Poor Stockinger, The Luddite Cropper and the Deluded Followers of Joanna Southcott, will open to the public for the first time at the Hepworth Wakefield on 23 June.

Hill of Hurdles
2010/11 National Museum Wales

Clare Woods

Amgueddfa Cymru National Museum Wales, Cardiff

Natasha Daintry, <em>Ocean </em>, (2009), 1000 slip-cast porcelain pots, dimensions variable. © the artist, Co-acquired by Tullie House Museum & Art Gallery, Touchstones Rochdale, Harris Museum & Art Gallery, Gallery Oldham, Nottingham Castle Museums & Galleries with the support from The Art Fund, through the Contemporary Art Society's 2012 New Story of Craft.
2011/12 Gallery Oldham, Harris Museum & Art Gallery, Nottingham Castle Museum & Art Gallery, Preston, Touchstones Rochdale, Tullie House Museum & Art Gallery

Natasha Daintry

Jointly acquired for the collections of Tullie House (Carlisle), Gallery Oldham, the Harris Museum & Art Gallery (Preston), Touchstones Rochdale and Nottingham City Museums.

Elizabeth Price, User Group Disco (film still), 2009, HD video, 15minutes. Courtesy the artist and MOT International
2011/12 Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art

Elizabeth Price

Gifted to Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, Edinburgh

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