Ben Uri Recent Acquisitions (2001-2006) (2006)
Publisher: Ben Uri, 2006. Soft cover. This publication includes all acquisitions by Ben Uri made between 2001 and 2006, across all mediums – including bronze sculptures, 20th and 21st century paintings, colour and black-and-white drawings, contemporary photography and video. Acquisitioned artists’ works include pieces by Orovida Pissarro, Solomon J Solomon, Emanuel Levy, Sarah Lightman and Frank Auerbach. Each work tells a different story that can be as exciting and relevant today as it was when it was created. Ben Uri has an extraordinary collection maintained and augmented with overriding passion by Ben Uri staff, as the soul and inspiration of a museum is dictated and generated by its collection. This catalogue comes with an introduction by Ben Uri Co-Chair and Chief Executive David Glasser.