Past Events

Image: Chim↑Pom, 'Why Open?', installation view at White Rainbow, London, UK, 2018 © Chim↑Pom. Photograph by Damian Griffiths.
30 June 2018 Talks & Events

CASt: Central & West London

SOLD OUT Join us for the summer CAStour, exploring galleries and project spaces in Central and West London. Led by Dr Ilaria Puri Purini, who will be joined in-conversation by curator Hugh Pilkington, we…

Winter / Hörbelt, Fata Morgana Teahouse, July 2017, North West Cambridge Development
27 June 2018 Talks & Events

CAS Artist Talk: Winter & Hoerbelt

International artist duo Winter & Hoerbelt will discuss their work at this informal gathering at the Contemporary Art Society. In conjunction with the launch of a publication celebrating their public…

Curatorial team of the 10th Berlin Biennale for Contemporary Art, f. l. t. r.: Thiago de Paula Souza, Gabi Ngcobo, Nomaduma Rosa Masilela, Yvette Mutumba, Moses Serubiri, photo: F. Anthea Schaap
6 Jun 2018—8 Jun 2018 Sackler CPD Programme

International Sackler CPD trip to Berlin

CAS Museum Member curators only Download Event Summary We will visit Berlin for the opening of the 10th Berlin Biennale for Contemporary Art, which takes place at various venues across…

Larry Achiampong and David Blandy, Finding Fanon 2 (2015). UHD Digital Video screenshot Courtesy of Larry Achiampong and David Blandy
10 May 2018 Annual Conference, Sackler CPD Programme

CAS Annual Conference – The Virtual in Museums: Hot Medium?

Join us at the National Gallery where this year we focus on the creative potential that virtual and augmented reality offers to museums, with curators and contemporary artists discussing their engagement with this technology.

Lubaina Hamid, Naming the Money, 2004.
19 Apr 2018—20 Apr 2018 Sackler CPD Programme

Sackler CPD Tour: Opening of Glasgow International

CAS Museum Member curators only Join us as we visit Glasgow for the opening of Glasgow International, the biennial festival of contemporary visual art, which brings to the fore Glasgow’s strengths…

Dineo Sheshee Bopape. Courtesy of the artist and Sfeir-Semler Gallery Beirut/Hamburg
22 March 2018 Talks & Events

Artist Talk: Dineo Seshee Bopape

The Contemporary Art Society acquired her work through the Collections Fund at Frieze for the Towner Art Gallery in Eastbourne

Installation view of George Rouy, Squeeze Hard Enough It Might Just Pop! (2018) at Hannah Barry Gallery.
17 March 2018 Talks & Events

CASt: South London – SOLD OUT

A Spring tour of South London galleries, including lunch

The Artist's Table with Lynette Yiadom-Boakye, 12 March 2018
12 March 2018 The Artist's Table

The Artist’s Table – Lynette Yiadom-Boakye

All funds raised from this special evening go directly towards acquiring the best contemporary art for museums across the UK

Phoebe Cummings, Arrangement for the Anthropocene, 2017.
2 February 2018 Sackler CPD Programme

Sackler CPD Programme Study Day: Post-Medium Collecting

Free Coffee and lunch included Are you a curator or have an interest in curating? Join us to discuss ephemerality, preservation and other challenging issues of exhibiting artworks. This Study Day…

Oscar Murillo, Human Resources, 2016, installation view, Carlos/Ishikawa, London, 2017, as part of Condo. Courtesy: the artist, Carlos/Ishikawa, London
20 January 2018 Talks & Events

CONDO East London Gallery CAStour – SOLD OUT

Last year fifteen London galleries hosted exhibitions by their international colleagues, allowing emerging artists not often seen in London to be appreciated.

The Artist's Table with John Stezaker, 6 November 2017
6 November 2017 The Artist's Table

The Artist’s Table – John Stezaker

The Contemporary Art Society is pleased to present The Artist’s Table with John Stezaker and CAS Trustee Nicola Blake

David Blandy, The End of the World, 2017. Courtesy of Seventeen
4 November 2017 Talks & Events

CASt: East London – SOLD OUT

An Autumn tour of East London galleries, including lunch

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