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News 4 Oct 2013 By Team

Press Release: AK Dolven appointed as artist for North West Cambridge local centre commission

For immediate release, 4.10.13 The University of Cambridge has commissioned the Norwegian artist, AK Dolven, to create a permanent public artwork for the new local centre at North West Cambridge….

News 27 Sep 2013 By Team

Press Release: Pop works from £4 million Eric & Jean Cass Gift to go on display at Contemporary Art Society (16 October – 22 November 2013)

Collectors Eric and Jean Cass recently donated over 300 important modern and contemporary artworks to the Contemporary Art Society for gifting to museums, including works by Karel Appel, Michael Craig-Martin,…

News 21 Aug 2013 By Team

Press Release: Forthcoming Displays at Contemporary Art Society

Forthcoming displays at Contemporary Art Society, September 2013 – February 2014

News 4 Aug 2013 By Team

Press Release: Contemporary Art Society announces new Director

6 August 2013 The Contemporary Art Society is pleased to announce that Caroline Douglas has been appointed to lead the Contemporary Art Society as Director from October 2013. Caroline joins the Contemporary…

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…

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