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
- 28 April 2014 – 30 November 2014
ARTIST ROOMS display of paintings covering a span of thirty years by Alex Katz, testifying his extraordinarily fresh and vibrant engagement with the everyday and the personal
- 16 August – 15 November 2014
The first showing of works by the mimialist artist Dan Flavin at an ARTIST ROOMS Associate gallery, Gracefield Arts Centre in Dumfries present a collection of important fluorescent lightbult sculptures.
- 20 September 2014 – 15 January 2015
New Walk Museum & Art Gallery, Leicester host this presentation of the important post war German artist Georg Baselitz whose work has never been seen in Leicester before.
- 4 October 2014 – 10 January 2015
The work of Richard Long, one of Britain’s most significant artists, on show at Burton Art Gallery and Museum, includes a number works made in the landscape through the medium of walking, an activity synonymous with North Devon as well as the important sculpture Cornish Slate Ellipse.
- 6 September – 6 December 2014
The Dick Institute in Kilmarnock presents a selection of Gerhard Richter’s work which explores the various possibilities offered by the medium of painting through experimentation with both abstract and representational subject matter.
- 25 October 2014 – 12 April 2015
Lawrence Weiner’s cycle of wall texts on display within the historic colliery setting of Woodhorn Museum. The contrast between statement and action within Weiner’s work gains added significance in a place once heaving with heavy industry.
ARTIST ROOMS collection
There are over thirty artists in the ARTIST ROOMS collection including Andy Warhol, Joseph Beuys, August Sander and Gilbert & George
Watch ARTIST ROOMS films to discover more about artists and artworks in the collection
Explore four themes which focus on specific works and encourage different ways of looking at the collection
Explore all the artworks which make up the ARTIST ROOMS collection