Lucy Skaer, 'Me, Me, Me, Me', 2012. Resin, celluloid film, 23.5 x 15.5 x 4 cm each. Courtesy Peter Freeman, Inc. New York / Paris © Lucy Skaer. Photo credit: Cadre en Seine Choi
2017/2018 Aberdeen Art Gallery & Museums

Lucy Skaer

Much of Lucy Skaer’s work is focused on materials, the meanings that emanate from them and the transformation those meanings can go through. Her diverse practice draws its inspiration from…

John Akomfrah, Peripeteia, 2012. Single channel HD colour video, 5.1 sound. ed. 2 of 5 + 2 Aps. © Smoking Dogs Films; Courtesy Lisson Gallery
2016/17 Middlesbrough Institute of Modern Art

John Akomfrah

Inspired by the depictions of a black man and woman drawn by Albrecht Dürer in the early sixteenth century, Peripeteia (2012) traces the appearance and disappearance of African lives in early modern Europe.

Rose English, Rose on Horseback with Tail, 1974/2012, C-type photograph, 50.8 x 76.2 cm, Edition 1/6 + 4 APs. © the artist, courtesy Richard Saltoun Gallery and Karsten Schubert Gallery.
2015 York Art Gallery

Rose English

Rose English (b.1950) is an interdisciplinary artist, who has been writing, directing and performing her own work for over 35 years. She has recently been the focus of a major solo show at Kunsthal…

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…

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

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.

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.

Mary Redmond, Pick a Mango
2010/11 Paisley Museum & Art Gallery

Mary Redmond

Paisley Museums & Art Galleries

Paso del Quindio II
2009/10 Glynn Vivian Art Gallery

José Alejandro Restrepo

Glynn Vivian Art Gallery, Swansea

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