Haroon Mirza, A Sleek Dry Yell (2008), mixed media, 3'30
2010/11 Grundy Art Gallery, Manchester Art Gallery, Victoria Gallery & Museum, Walker Art Gallery, Whitworth Art Gallery

Haroon Mirza

The Sculpture Fund supported by one of the Contemporary Art Society’s Patrons Cathy Wills, will provide five museums in the North West with the opportunity to work together over a…

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

Phyllida Barlow

Nottingham Castle Museum & Art Gallery

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

Kerry Tribe: The Last Soviet
2010/11 Imperial War Museum

Kerry Tribe

Gifted to the Imperial War Museum Commissioned by Modern Art Oxford, Arnolfini, and Camden Art Centre as part of the 3 series: 3 artists/3 places/3 years. Generously donated by the artist and commissioning organisations through the Contemporary Art Society, 2011

Andrew Kerr, <em>Untitled</em>
2010/11 The Hunterian Museum & Art Gallery

Andrew Kerr

The Hunterian Museum & Art Gallery, Glasgow

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

Mary Redmond

Paisley Museums & Art Galleries

Sunrise, Wandering Palm, Tombstone
2010/11 The Hepworth Wakefield

Eva Rothschild

The Hepworth Wakefield

Unfolding the Ayran Papers
2010/11 The Herbert Museum & Art Gallery, Wolverhampton Art Gallery

Jane & Louise Wilson

Co-owned by The Arts Council Collection, The Herbert Museum & Art Gallery and Wolverhampton Art Gallery

Anyone Else Isn't You
2010/11 South London Gallery

Iain Forsyth and Jane Pollard

South London Gallery

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