Rooms twelve to fifteen
1950 - now
British art has been more popular than ever in recent years. Although video and installation art have often grabbed the headlines, painting, photography and sculpture have also flourished. The gallery has carried on its strong association with painting, continuing to acquire works from the John Moores exhibitions and other sources. The Walker is also expanding its late 20th century and contemporary holdings in the fields of photo-based work, video, sculpture, drawing and printmaking.
Room highlights include:
Room displays can change due to loans, conservation work and display renewal. If you intend to visit the Walker Art Gallery to see a particular artwork, please telephone 0151 478 4199 beforehand to check the artwork is on display.