Acquisitions

Acquisitions

LATIN AMERICAN NEWS

15 June 2021
The Tate Americas Foundation recently acquired Johanna Calle Perspectivas 2006-8 (pictured above) and three works by Naufus Ramirez-Figueroa, Blue Abstraction 2012, Life in His Mouth, Death Cradles Her Arm 2016, and Print of Sleep 2016.
Acquisitions

NORTH AMERICAN NEWS

15 June 2021
The Tate Americas Foundation recently acquired Marilyn Minter Smash 2014 (pictured above) and three works by Ian Wallace, The Marbles I-IV 2008, The Audience I-IV 2008, and Street Reflections and Pan Am Scan 1970, printed 2009.
Acquisitions

TATE AMERICAS FOUNDATION ACQUIRES WORKS BY DAWOUD BEY

1 April 2021
The Tate Americas Foundation is pleased to announce the recent acquisition of five photographs from Dawoud Bey’s series Night Coming Tenderly, Black using funds provided by the North American Acquisitions Committee. Night Coming Tenderly, Black explores the history of fugitive movement along the Underground Railroad. Taken in the areas surrounding Hudson and Cleveland, Ohio – one of the […]
Acquisitions

WHEN THE GALLERIES REOPEN

1 April 2021
LIVERPOOL BIENNIAL: THE STOMACH AND THE PORT Liverpool Biennial is the largest festival of contemporary art in the UK, with free exhibitions taking place across the city’s public spaces, galleries, museums and online from March 20 – June 6, 2021. The 11th edition of the Biennial, The Stomach and the Port, looks at the body and ways of […]
Acquisitions

NORTH AMERICAN NEWS

15 February 2021
The Tate Americas Foundation recently acquired Joan Snyder’s Dark Strokes Hope 1971 using endowment income with additional support from North American Acquisitions Committee member Komal Shah.
Acquisitions

LATIN AMERICAN NEWS

15 February 2021
The Tate Americas Foundation recently acquired Alfredo Jaar September 11, 1973 (Coke) . This work was acquired by the Latin American Acquisitions Committee, further expanding Tate’s holdings of Jaar’s works.
Acquisitions

WHEN THE GALLERIES REOPEN

15 February 2021
Patricia Belli in Materials and Objects at Tate ModernMade using pieces of clothing, Patricia Belli’s works carry memories of the body and identity. The works on display were acquired by Tate’s Latin American Acquisitions Committee. Learn more. Tamara Henderson in Performer and Participant at Tate ModernIn this installation, Tamara Henderson studies dreams and states of consciousness to create striking forms […]
Acquisitions

NAAC and LAAC Meetings

15 December 2019
The North American Acquisitions Committee (NAAC) held their seminar meeting during Frieze London; had a private view of Olafur Elliason and reviewed the research on future priorities for acquisition. The Latin American Acquisitions Committee (LAAC) had a successful meeting during Art Basel Miami and voted to acquire works from Vivian Suter, Liliana Maresca, Alfredo Jaar, Johanna Calle, […]
Acquisitions

Helen Frankenthaler Gift

15 December 2019
The Tate Americas Foundation received a gift of a major painting by Helen Frankenthaler (1928–2011), one of the leading figures of abstract American art in the 20th century. Vessel 1961, a spectacular example of the artist’s work created during an important early stage of her career, has been generously donated by the Helen Frankenthaler Foundation in New York […]