Donated Works

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.
2015 GoMA - Glasgow Museum of Modern Art

Hito Steyerl

Hito Steyerl (b.1966, Munich) is a documentary filmmaker and author who lives and works in Berlin. The artist explores the mass proliferation of images and knowledge brought on by digital…

Installation view of Mikhail Karikis & Uriel Orlow, 'Sounds From Beneath', 2011-2012. Courtesy the artist.
2011/12 Worcester City Art Gallery

Mikhail Karikis and Uriel Orlow

The Contemporary Art Society is pleased to present our recent acquisition of Mikhail Karikis and Uriel Orlow’s Sounds from Beneath (2011-2012), first shown at Manifesta 9 in 2012. The work is…

Janice Kerbel, Remarkable Double Attraction Crystal and Blindspot, 2007
2015 Bury Art Gallery

Janice Kerbel

We are excited to share with you our recent acquisition of Janice Kerbel’s (b.1969) Remarkable: Double Attraction – Crystal and Blindspot (2007) for Bury Art Museum. Kerbel is currently nominated…

Noemie Goudal, ‘Satellite II’, 2014. Lambda Print, 168 x 208 cm, Edition 2 of 5. Presented by the Contemporary Art Society, 2015
2015 Leamington Spa Art Gallery & Museum, Mead Art Gallery

Noémie Goudal

The Contemporary Art Society has acquired Satellite I and Satellite II by Noémie Goudal (b.1984, Paris, France) for Mead Art Gallery, Warwick and Leamington Spa Art Gallery. Noémie Goudal’s work…

The Diamond (Descartes' Daughter), (2008), 16mm film. © Emily Wardill; courtesy FORTESCUE AVENUE/Jonathan Viner.
2009/10 Aberdeen Art Gallery & Museums

Emily Wardill

Aberdeen Art Gallery’s first benefactor Alexander MacDonald (1831– 84), a local granite merchant and collector of fine art, bought contemporary works from artists whom he knew. His bequest funding which, he…

Kateřina Šedá, Líšeň Profile (2010). Image courtesy of Kateřina Šedá; photography by Michal Hladik, 2010
2009/10 Museum Sheffield

Kateřina Šedá

Líšeň Profile (2010) drawings on paper Museums Sheffield’s current focus for the visual art collections is the broad theme of identity. This is a thread which runs throughout the art collections,…

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