Press Release: Contemporary Art Society to display early David Hockney prints bequeathed by philanthropist
6 June 2013 Public Display: 5 June – 16 August Curator Talk: 13 June, 19.00 From 5 June, the Contemporary Art Society will display a selection of early etchings from the 1960s by internationally celebrated…
As part of our continuing Artist to Watch series we are pleased to introduce you this month to the practice of artist Eddie Peake.
Press Release: Contemporary Art Society appoints fellows to research impact of philanthropy on public art collections across England
29 May 2013 The Contemporary Art Society is pleased to announce the details of three fellows who will curate a series of displays at the Whitechapel Gallery from September 2013, supported by a…
Press Release: Henry Moore sculpture, gifted to the nation by Contemporary Art Society in 1967, is restored to benefit UK audiences
24 May 2013 After 26 days, the conservation of Henry Moore’s historic sculpture, Knife Edge Two Piece (1962-5) has been completed, restoring the work to its original state after decades of disrepair…
Press Release: UK museums selected to acquire new media or “challenging” artworks often missing from public collections
3 May 2013 The Contemporary Art Society, in association with the Art Fund, is pleased to announce the inaugural winners of their new Testing Media initiative, which enables institutions across the UK to acquire…
As part of our continuing Artist to Watch series we are pleased to introduce you this month to the practice of artist Matthew Darbyshire.
CAS Recommends eight public or non-profit exhibitions in the UK this May.
Hobson’s Choice – Carol Rhodes at Mummery + Schnelle
Carol Rhodes is well known for her dream-like aerial landscape paintings of edge-lands and semi-industrial landscapes collaged from real environments into fictional views that teeter on the brink of abstraction.
Open Day – EC1/WC1 Galleries
The Contemporary Art Society, will be participating in Open Day – EC1/WC1 Galleries, hosting special events and extending their opening hours from 12.00 to 20.00 on Saturday 18 May.
Press Release: Contemporary Art Society seeks new Director following Paul Hobson’s appointment as Director of Modern Art Oxford
The Trustees of the Contemporary Art Society have today announced that Paul Hobson, Director of the Contemporary Art Society, will leave the charity in the summer to take up the Directorship of Modern Art Oxford in September.
Hobson’s Choice – Ivan Seal at Carl Freedman Gallery
Ivan Seal is a British painter who has attracted critical interest for his paintings which appear to be still lives but are in fact painted from his imagination.