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Finding the Value: Contemporary Artists Explore Aspects of the Madsen Collection

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In 2011, Peter Madsen and his sister Karen left their estates to York Museums Trust. The estates included a vast collection of artworks and curiosities. Since then, five artists – Andrew Bracey, Susie MacMurray, Yvette Hawkins, Alison Erika Forde and Simon Venus – received commissions to make new artworks, addressing these artefacts. The final pieces are currently exhibited at York St Mary’s, under the collective title ‘Finding the Value’. Value in the art world is […]