21 November 2015

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Whitworth Gifted Major Artworks From Dealers Ivor Braka and Thomas Dane

Director of the Whitworth, Dr Maria Balshaw, has announced a major donation of works by leading British artists including: Tracey Emin, Anya Gallaccio, Gilbert & George, Paul Graham, Michael Landy and Rebecca Warren. Selected in discussion with the Whitworth, the gift from Ivor Braka and Thomas Dane brings six key works by leading contemporary British artists, including four Turner Prize nominees, […]

29 September 2015

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The Art Fund And Thomas Dane Launch Moving Image Fund

In light of state funding cuts, the Art Fund and the London commercial gallery Thomas Dane, have launched a Moving Image Fund for Museums to help public collections bolster their film and video holdings. The first recipients are Towner Art Gallery in Eastbourne and the Whitworth in Manchester and both are to receive £200,000 each […]