ARTIST ROOMS collection

Alex Katz, ‘3 PM, November’ 1997
Alex Katz
3 PM, November 1997
Tate / National Galleries of Scotland
© Alex Katz
Francesca Woodman, ‘Eel Series, Roma, May 1977 - August 1978’ 1977–8
Francesca Woodman
Eel Series, Roma, May 1977 - August 1978 1977–8
Tate / National Galleries of Scotland
© Courtesy of Charles Woodman
Ian Hamilton Finlay, ‘Sailing Dinghy’ 1996
Ian Hamilton Finlay
Sailing Dinghy 1996
Tate / National Galleries of Scotland
© Estate of Ian Hamilton Finlay
Robert Mapplethorpe, ‘Louise Bourgeois’ 1982, printed 1991
Robert Mapplethorpe
Louise Bourgeois 1982, printed 1991
Tate / National Galleries of Scotland
© Robert Mapplethorpe Foundation

ARTIST ROOMS is an inspirational collection of modern and contemporary art acquired for the nation by National Galleries of Scotland and Tate through the generosity of Anthony d’Offay. The collection was acquired with support from the National Heritage Memorial Fund, the Art Fund and the Scottish and British Governments. ARTIST ROOMS On Tour enables this collection to reach and inspire new audiences across the country, particularly young people.

ARTIST ROOMS includes major installations and groups of work by artists of international renown, including Andy Warhol, Robert Mapplethorpe and Damien Hirst. Since its inception, the collection has always been intended to grow, and additional works have been given by major contemporary artists such as Douglas GordonRobert Therrien and Ed Ruscha. The full list of artists is below:

See also


Illustrated theme texts related to the artworks in the ARTIST ROOMS collection, including Belief, Cultural Identity, Conflict, The Body, Language ...