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Salvatore Arancio, BF Barnacle A67, 2015, glazed ceramic, wax, 26 x 62 x 24cm, © the artist. Photo: Joe Plommer
17 Apr 2015—28 Aug 2015 59 Central Street PROJECTS, Displays

PROJECT 09: Salvatore Arancio

For PROJECT 09 Salvatore Arancio presents a new video and a series of sculptures integrated into the spaces of the Contemporary Art Society. The ceramics exhibited are the result of a chance…

Salvatore Arancio, When the Same Organ is Rigorously Compared in Many Individuals, I Always Find Some Slight Variability, looped video with sound, 5 minutes 36 seconds, 2015. Courtesy the artist and Federica Schiavo Gallery, Rome
16 April 2015 59 Central Street PROJECTS, Talks & Events

Preview – PROJECT 09: Salvatore Arancio

For PROJECT 09 Salvatore Arancio presents a new video and a series of sculptures integrated into the spaces of the Contemporary Art Society. The ceramics exhibited are the result of a chance encounter in…

Clunie Reid, The Given That Keeps on Givin’, 2014, installation view. Courtesy the artist and MOTInternational, photo: Joe Plommer
7 Nov 2014—27 Mar 2015 59 Central Street PROJECTS, Displays

Display – PROJECT o8: Clunie Reid

PROJECTS is a series of exhibitions within the Contemporary Art Society space at 59 Central Street that transform and use the architecture of the building, drawing into focus questions around…

Clunie Reid, The Given That Keeps on Givin', video still, 2014. Courtesy the artist and MOTINTERNATIONAL, London.
6 November 2014 59 Central Street PROJECTS, Talks & Events

Preview – PROJECT 08: Clunie Reid

PROJECTS is a series of exhibitions within the Contemporary Art Society space at 59 Central Street that transform and use the architecture of the building, drawing into focus questions around…

DISPLAYS  – Three Women Painters: Phoebe Unwin, Clare Woods and Lynette Yiadom-Boakye (17 April - 13 June 2014). Photo: Joe Plommer
17 Apr 2014—13 Jun 2014 59 Central Street DISPLAYS, Displays

DISPLAYS – Three Women Painters: Phoebe Unwin, Clare Woods and Lynette Yiadom-Boakye

Showcasing new paintings we have recently purchased for museums, this display provides a unique opportunity to compare and contrast the work of these three prominent female artists. To Tell Them…

Gonçalo Mabunda, Untitled (Mask), 2013, courtesy Jack Bell Gallery; Adam Broomberg & Oliver Chanarin, Plate 71, Plate 49, Plate 21, Plate 1, Plate 62, Plate 57, Plate 51, all works on paper, 30 x 24cm, Edition of 8 plus 2 artist’s proofs, courtesy Paradise Row; Mark Neville, Child, Jacket, Slaughtered Goat, Sweets, Painted Nails, Xmas Day, Helmand, 2010, C-Print on aluminium, 140 x 105cm, edition of 5 +2APs, courtesy the artist. Photo: Joe Plommer
4 Apr 2014—27 Jun 2014 59 Central Street PROJECTS

PROJECT 06: CONFLICT: Art and War

PROJECTS is a series of exhibitions within the Contemporary Art Society space at 59 Central Street that transform and use the architecture of the building, drawing into focus questions around…

Pio Abad, Decoy I, 2012, dummy CCTV camera, seashells, adhesive, 40 x 45 x 25cm, unique. Image courtesy the artist, © the artist
3 April 2014 59 Central Street PROJECTS, Talks & Events

PROJECT 06 Preview: CONFLICT: Art and War

PROJECTS is a series of exhibitions within the Contemporary Art Society space at 59 Central Street that transform and use the architecture of the building, drawing into focus questions around…

Caragh Thuring, Hallway, spray paint, oil and gesso, masking fluid on linen, 102 x 142.5 cm. RE- Preview, installation view at the ICA, London, March 2014 (photo: Joe Plommer)
5 March 2014 Annual Fundraiser, Displays, Talks & Events

Annual Fundraiser 2014: RE- Preview

*Free and open to all* RSVP to info@contemporaryartsociety.org Don’t miss this unique opportunity to preview and leave absentee bids on selected works for sale at our Annual Fundraising Gala 2014,…

Simon Fujiwara, Rebekkah (2012), five figures, from an edition of 3 (+ 2AP), terra-cotta dyed, life sized, cast plaster female figures with accompanying video (7mins 33 secs). Photo: Joe Plommer
29 Jan 2014—28 Mar 2014 59 Central Street DISPLAYS, Displays

DISPLAYS: Simon Fujiwara

An edition of Simon Fujiwara’s Rebekkah was recently purchased for Leeds Art Gallery through the Contemporary Art Society Collections Committee. Established in 2012, the committee selects and buys works by early…

Tom Lovelace, Forms in Green, Hackney No.03, No.05, No.07, No.09, No.04. All works 2012, unique photogram, 100 x 50cm, courtesy the artist. Photo: Joe Plommer
17 Jan 2014—28 Mar 2014 59 Central Street PROJECTS

PROJECT 05: Nicky Hirst, Penny Klepuszewska and Tom Lovelace

PROJECTS is a series of exhibitions within the Contemporary Art Society space at 59 Central Street that transform and use the architecture of the building, drawing into focus questions around…

Penny Klepuszewska, Under Construction (no. 53), 2009-12, digital c-type print in black wood frame, 60 x 80cm, © the artist
16 January 2014 59 Central Street PROJECTS, Displays

PROJECT 05 Preview: Nicky Hirst, Penny Klepuszewska and Tom Lovelace

PROJECTS is a series of exhibitions within the Contemporary Art Society space at 59 Central Street that transform and use the architecture of the building, drawing into focus questions around…

Oliver Laric, Lincoln 3D Scans (2013). Commissioned by The Collection and Usher Gallery, Lincoln through the Contemporary Art Society Annual Award
10 Dec 2013—9 Mar 2014 Displays, Whitechapel

Contemporary Art Society Displays at the Whitechapel Gallery: Damn braces: Bless relaxes

The second display in a series of four Contemporary Art Society displays at the Whitechapel Gallery looking at the role of philanthropy in shaping public collections across the UK. With…

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