New Contemporaries Supporters Club

Individual supporters are vital to securing the future of our successful mentoring programmes and alumni opportunities. Being an Individual supporter you will be making a long-term contribution to the development of artists in the UK for generations to come.

New Contemporaries has provided a professional and highly visible platform for emerging artists since 1949. Our alumni include Tacita Dean, Mona Hatoum, Damien Hirst, David Hockney, Mike Nelson and Rebecca Warren.

The income generated through New Contemporaries Supporters' Club makes a huge difference to our work, helping to nurture and develop emerging art practices and providing opportunities from studio to exhibition and all in between.


The New Contemporaries Supporters' Club offers individuals an opportunity to get closer to new and emerging talent with studio visits, Directors tours and private views.
  • Annual visit to the studio of a New Contemporaries’ alumnus, followed by an informal supper 
  • VIP invitation to New Contemporaries’ openings and events 
  • Special pre-opening view and tour of the exhibition led by New Contemporaries’ Director both inside and outside of London 
  • Complimentary exhibition catalogue and 10% discount on all New Contemporaries’ publications 
  • 10% discount on artist’s sale price in the annual exhibition 
  • Support acknowledged online, in the catalogue and other material relating to exhibition 
  • E-newsletter  


New Contemporaries is generously supported by Sadie Coles, Peter Kanning, Rebecca King Lassman, Keith Morris, Maureen Paley, Eugenio Re Rebaudengo, Ivan Seery, Bina Von Stauffenberg and those that wish to remain anonymous 


The Supporters Club donation costs £500 (annually).
We can take donations by PayPal, BACs and cheque.
You can join by clicking the button below or email for an application form.


If you have any questions about the Supporters' Club, would like to join please contact New Contemporaries on 020 7033 1990, or email


As a charity we welcome all donations large or small. If you would like to support New Contemporaries Alumni and Mentoring programme by donating another amount you can do so by clicking the button below.
Alternatively you can send a cheque to the address below or arrange a bank transfer by contacting


As a registered charity we can claim Gift Aid on your donation if you are a UK taxpayer. This makes your donation go further. By completing the Gift Aid Section on the Supporters' Club form you can increase your donation at no extra cost to you.



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