Exhibition

Recent Acquisitions for the University of Dundee Museums

13 January - 1 April 2024
Mon-Fri 9.30am–7pm, Sat 11am-4pm
Free to all

This varied exhibition showcases some of the most recent additions to the University of Dundee Museum Collections.

Focusing on art and design, it also features objects relating to medicine and life sciences.

Among the highlights are:

  • Artworks acquired from graduating students at Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art & Design (DJCAD)

  • Designs from the former world-famous Dundee greetings card company Valentine & Sons

  • Objects relating to drug discovery research

  • Original comics art including work by DC Thomson artists Leo Baxendale, John Geering and Barrie Appleby

  • One of four paintings by our former Head of Fine Art, Professor Alan Robb (1946-2020), gifted by his family

  • Medical equipment used in neurosurgery and ophthalmology

  • Examples from a large collection of drawings and designs for public art donated by sculptor and DJCAD alumnus David F Wilson

  • A significant sculpture inspired by visionary thinker and polymath Patrick Geddes, donated by the artist Kenny Munro

This listing is supplied by one of our museum partners and is not moderated by Art Fund.

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Tower Foyer Gallery

Tower Building, University Of Dundee, Nethergate, Dundee, DD1 4HN
01382 384310

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