Alistair Hudson

Alistair Hudson appointed director of Manchester Art Gallery and the Whitworth; Tate St Ives reopens; Kader Attia wins Joan Miró Prize

In this microcosm of the disenfranchisement of ‘Late Great Britain’, what use is art?

Simon Fujiwara, Rebekkah (2012). Presented to Leeds Art Gallery by the Contemporary Art Society through the Collections Fund, 2013. Photograph: (c) Joe Plommer.

Alistair Hudson and Cathy Wills of Contemporary Art Society outline the aims of the Collections Fund at Frieze