An inspirational collection of international contemporary art acquired for the nation by National Galleries of Scotland and Tate through the generosity of Anthony dOffay
Highlights from the ARTIST ROOMS collection
ARTIST ROOMS on Tour
- 26 October 2013 – 1 February 2014
This exhibition brings together a selection of Beuys’s later works in which the symbolism of his signature materials is deeply embedded.
- 26 October 2013 – 18 May 2014
Highlighting her late work, the exhibition is a first showing of an outstanding collection of works by Louise Bourgeois now on loan to the ARTIST ROOMS collection.
- 30 November 2013 – 2 March 2014
A collection of works by Richard Long who wanted to extend the possibilities of sculpture beyond the confines of traditional materials. Long’s work is rooted in his deep affinity with nature, developed during solitary walks.
- 29 November 2013 – 25 May 2014
Sol LeWitt’s monumental and colourful Wall Drawing #1136 from the ARTIST ROOMS collection have been installed across two walls of Turner Contemporary’s Clore Learning Studio.
- 11 October 2013 – 20 April 2014
Martin Creed uses commonplace objects, simple gestures and everyday actions in his work: for Work No. 227 a ‘traditional’ gallery display is replaced by an empty room with a perpetual cycle of light and darkness
ARTIST ROOMS collection
There are over thirty artists in the ARTIST ROOMS collection including Andy Warhol, Joseph Beuys, August Sander and Gilbert & George
Explore all the artworks which make up the ARTIST ROOMS collection
Explore four themes which focus on specific works and encourage different ways of looking at the collection
Watch ARTIST ROOMS films to discover more about artists and artworks in the collection