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News 17 Jul 2013 By Team

Press Release: High-profile panel shortlists museums and artists in running for £60,000 Contemporary Art Society Annual Award

17 July 2013 The Contemporary Art Society is delighted to announce the shortlisted museums and their nominated artists in line to receive this year’s Contemporary Art Society Annual Award for…

John Stezaker, Fall XIII (detail) 1992, collage, 17.7 x 10.4cm. © the artist and The Approach
News 10 Jul 2013 By Team

Press Release: Flesh, nudity and the body take centre-stage in latest Contemporary Art Society display

10 July 2013 Public Display: 4 September – 4 October Artist Talk (John Stezaker): 12 September, 19.00 (booking required) Nude collages by influential British artist John Stezaker are to go on display at the Contemporary…

News 6 Jun 2013 By Team

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…

News 29 May 2013 By Team

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…

News 24 May 2013 By Team

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…

News 19 May 2013 By Team

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…

News 7 Feb 2013 By Team

Press Release: Contemporary Art Society launches high-profile fundraising gala 2013

7 February 2013 Theme: WANDERLUST What: Fundraising gala and auction When: Wednesday 13 March 2013, from 6.30pm Where: Old Vic Tunnels, Leake Street, London SE1 7NN Sponsored by: Boucheron Press Preview: There will be a…

News 19 Jan 2013 By Team

Press Release: Shortlisted artists announced for new Dulwich Park commission

31 January 2013 The commissioning process for the new sculpture for Dulwich Park has gained momentum with the announcement of the four shortlisted artists. Recent winner of the prestigious Zurich…

News 9 Jan 2013 By Team

Press Release: Contemporary Art Society announces new public-facing role from January 2013

9 January 2013 The Contemporary Art Society is proud to announce a new public space and programme of displays, talks and events, beginning in January with displays of work by Stephen Nelson and 2012 Turner…

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