Material relating to works by Conrad Atkinson

[c.1955–84]

collection owner: Conrad Atkinson, ‘Material relating to works by Conrad Atkinson’ [c.1955–84]

Items chosen from this collection for digitisation include photographs of wall murals, posters, and graffiti Northern Ireland, taken by Conrad Atkinson during the 'Troubles' in the early 1970s, as well as source material and original sketches by the artist for the exhibition catalogue for 'A Shade of Green, An Orange Edge', at the Art Council Gallery, Belfast, 1975. Also chosen are writings and organisational documentation relating to the formation and activities of the Artists' Union.

Details of the remainder of the collection can be found on the Archive catalogue.

Collection Owner
Conrad Atkinson born 1940
Collection
Tate Archive
Acquisition
Purchased by Tate Archive from Margaret Harrison, November 2010.
Reference
TGA 201020

160 objects in this collection

Title
Box file labelled, ‘Artists Union (30) Current 1974 - ’
Date
[c.1955–77]
Description
This file consists of documentation relating to the formation and activities of the Artists' Union. In particular, the material in this file is concerned with meetings between the Art Worker's Union and similar groups regarding the formation of an Artists' Union.

It includes correspondence, writings, notes, agenda and minutes of meetings, Artists' Union newsletters, printed and published material, and press cuttings.
Reference
TGA 201020/11

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