Recent Acquisitions

Severija Inčirauskaitė-Kriaunevičienė, Light Bucket Challenge, 2010. Floor lamp, 50 x 154 x 48 cm
Recent Acquisitions 26 Oct 2016 By Elizabeth Brooke

Severija Inčirauskaitė-Kriaunevičienė’s stitched metal craft piece acquired for New Walk Museum and Art Gallery, Leicester

David Clarke, 50/50, 2015. Pewter and lead, dimensions variable, 15 x 15 x 15 cm
Recent Acquisitions 28 Sep 2016 By Elizabeth Brooke

Craft piece by Silversmith David Clarke acquired for Plymouth City Museum & Art Gallery

Rose English, Rose on Horseback with Tail, 1974/2012. C-type photograph, 50.8 x 76.2cm. Edition 1/6 + 4 Aps
Recent Acquisitions 24 Aug 2016 By Franka Blok

Key early work by “the unsung Queen of British performance Art” acquired for York Art Gallery

Installation view of Noemie Goudal, ‘Satellite II’, 2014. Image courtesy Leamington Spa Art Gallery & Museum
Recent Acquisitions 23 Aug 2016 By Team

Noemie Goudal’s Satellite II on display at Leamington Spa Art Gallery & Museum

Andrew Dadson, Black Barbed Wire, 2013. Inkjet print, 148 x 176 x 7.5cm, edition 1/3 + 1 AP
Recent Acquisitions 27 Jul 2016 By Franka Blok

Work by Canadian artist Andrew Dadson acquired for Norwich Castle Museum

Ana Rosa Hopkins, Manchester (09/08/2011), 2012. Riot Glass installation, variable dimensions
Recent Acquisitions 30 Jun 2016 By Elizabeth Brooke

Craft piece by Ana Rosa Hopkins acquired through the Omega Fund for the Harris Museum & Art Gallery, Preston

Victoria Morton, Untitled, 2010. Oil paint on wooden panels (2 panels each), 76.5 x 83 cm. Courtesy the artist.
Recent Acquisitions 26 May 2016 By Elizabeth Brooke

Portfolio of Victoria Morton’s work acquired for The McManus, Dundee

Hayley Tompkins, Untitled, 2015, Acrylic on found object, Acrylic paint on cotton, 51 x 18 x 10 cm, 59 x 19 x 1.5 cm. Image courtesy of the artist and The Modern Institute/Toby Webster Ltd, Glasgow
News 20 Apr 2016 By Elizabeth Brooke

Two sculptural works by Hayley Tompkins acquired for Touchstones Rochdale

The acquisition of ‘Untitled’ (2015) and ‘Chair’ (2013) supports the museum’s ongoing programme of using contemporary art to newly contextualise and reinvigorate elements of their social history collection

Elizabeth Price, A Restoration (film still), 2016. Image courtesy the artist and Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology.
News 24 Feb 2016 By Marcus Crofton

CAS Annual Award Winner Elizabeth Price’s new work opens at the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford

The Daily Telegraph described the two-screen digital video as “the artwork of the year”

Sara Barker, Sea Heaves in a Glass, 2015, 114.5 x 139 x 22 cm. Courtesy the artist.
News By Elizabeth Brooke

Sara Barker work acquired for The Whitworth, The University of Manchester

At the boundary between sculpture and painting, Sea Heaves in a Glass, 2015, will be going on show at The Whitworth from 10 March 2016.

Nathaniel Mellors, Ourhouse, Ep.-1: Time (film still), 2016. Courtesy the artist.
News 21 Jan 2016 By Marcus Crofton

Nathaniel Mellors’ most ambitious film to date opens at the Harris Museum, Preston

Mellors won the CAS Annual Award in 2014 and has created an absurdist drama that uses the control of language as its core theme.

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.
News 8 Jan 2016 By teamcas

Hito Steyerl film acquired for GoMA, the first work by the artist to enter a UK Collection

Abstract (2012) commemorates a childhood friend of Steyerl’s who became a revolutionary and was killed in the Kurdish region of Turkey in 1998 when fighting for the PKK.

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