The CAS acquires installation by Sonia Boyce for Manchester Art Gallery based on her takeover of the gallery in January 2018
The starting point for Six Acts, 2018 is a series of conversations about the gallery collection and how it is displayed and interpreted, particularly in relation to the politics of class, gender, race and sexuality.
The CAS acquires 11 portraits by Zanele Muholi for Nottingham Castle Museum & Art Gallery
The Contemporary Art Society has acquired 11 portraits by South African photographer Zanele Muholi (they/them) from the series Faces and Phases (2006 – present) through the Collections Fund at Frieze….
The Making of Dame Millicent Fawcett
CAS Patrons visited AB Foundry in East London to learn more about Gillian Wearing’s commemoration to women’s suffrage in parliament square, a commission managed by the Contemporary Art Society Consultancy.
‘Barbara Kapusta: Dangerous Bodies’ at Kunstraum, London
Kapusta is particularly interested in the unstable and unfixed notion of self in the digital world.
The Artist’s Table – Edmund de Waal
Edmund de Waal (b. 1964, Nottingham, UK) is best known for his large-scale installations of porcelain vessels, which have been exhibited in many museums around the world.