Produced on the occasion of the inaugural collection display at the Whitechapel Gallery, Great Early Buys, 5 April - 14 June, this catalogue profiles 45 key works drawn from the British Council Collection. The publication includes an introduction by Michael Craig-Martin, artist and curator of the exhibition, and essay by Andrea Rose, Director, Visual Arts, at the British Council. With catalogue entries on works by artists ranging from Henry Moore to Damien Hirst, it offers an insight into how works in the collection are purchased and displayed.
Paperback, 116 pages, 250 x 315 mm
First published 2009