Hobson’s Choice: David Brian Smith, Goodwill and The Unknown Man, at Carl Freedman Gallery
Smith is a young British painter who currently has a solo show at Freedman’s new gallery space in Hoxton.
Hobson’s Choice: Clare Woods, The Bad Neighbour, at Modern Art
Woods is a painter whom I much admire and I know many of you do too.
Hobson’s Choice: Thomas Houseago at Hauser & Wirth London
It has been hard to miss the somewhat meteoric rise of Thomas Houseago in recent years.
Announcing the shortlist for the Annual Award for Museums 2012
The Annual Award Museums shortlist for 2012 – The Collection and Usher Gallery, Lincoln with artist Oliver Laric – Leeds Art Gallery with artist Alice Channer – Norwich Castle Museum & Art Gallery with Kettle’s Yard with artist Juliette Blightman The winner of this year’s Annual Award will be announced at the Annual Award Reception held on 19 November 2012.
Announcing The Annual Award for Museums 2012
Annual Award for Shortlisted Museums 2012 The Collection and Usher Gallery, Lincoln with artist Oliver Laric Leeds Art Gallerywith artist Alice Channer Norwich Castle Museum & Art Gallery with Kettle’s Yardwith artist Juliette Blightman
Curatorial Fellowship Opportunity
Hosted by Harris Museum & Art Gallery, Preston Initiated by the Contemporary Art Society and Whitechapel Gallery, London As part of the Whitechapel Gallery’s ongoing programme to open up public and private collections to wider audiences, the Gallery presents a curatorial collaboration with the Contemporary Art Society.
Hobson’s Choice: G L Brierley at CARSLAW St* Lukes
G L Brierley is an intriguing young British painter who creates domestic scale and larger works that overtly allude to the history of painting.
Our Artist to Watch for October is British artist, Lindsay Seers. Her critically acclaimed commission by Artangel, Nowhere Less Now, is currently showing at the Tin Tabenacle in London until 21 October 2012.
Press Release: Contemporary Art Society moves into new home designed by Carmody Groarke
August 2012 The Contemporary Art Society is delighted to announce that it has appointed award-winning architects Carmody Groarke to design its new home in Clerkenwell, London which will open…
Michael Stanley (1975-2012)
The Contemporary Art Society is tremendously saddened to hear the news of the premature death of Michael Stanley at the age of 37. Michael was one of our most talented…
Please note our new address
The Contemporary Art Society has moved. We are now at 59 Central Street, London EC1V 3AF. T. +44 (0)20 7017 8400.