Art Fund International partnerships announced

  • 30 November 2007

Art Fund International is the £5 million funding initiative launched by the Art Fund in order to encourage UK museums and galleries to build outstanding collections of international contemporary art.

Hans-Peter Feldmann, Aldous Huxley handprint poster, bought through Art Fund International

Hans-Peter Feldmann, Aldous Huxley handprint poster, bought through Art Fund International

One of the most important and ambitious schemes ever launched by the Art Fund, the initiative allocated £1 million each to five successful partnerships between UK museums and contemporary art organisations, to fund the creation of collections of international contemporary art over a period of five years, thus encouraging a radical change in the scale and ambition of contemporary art collecting in the UK.

The successful partnerships are: