Past Events

Conrad Shawcross, The Dappled Light of the Sun, 2015. Photo: Mark Wilmot
23 February 2017 The Artist's Table

The Artist’s Table – Conrad Shawcross

With live performances by Mira Calix with the Ada Project

Bedwyr Williams, ‘ECHT’, 2014, Video Still, HD Video, 27’08”. Courtesy the artist and Limoncello
19 January 2017 Sackler CPD Programme

Visit to Artes Mundi 7, Cardiff

This year’s nominees are John Akomfrah, Amy Franceschini/Future Farmers, Lamia Joreige, Neil Beloufa, Nastio Mosquito and Bedwyr Williams.

Image: CONDO 2017 poster. Courtesy of CONDO.
14 January 2017 Talks & Events


CASt CONDO is now sold out. This special CAStour will travel across London for a preview of the collaborative gallery exchange CONDO. Fifteen London galleries host exhibitions by their international colleagues, allowing…

Antony Gormley, DOMAIN FIELD, 2003, 4.76 mm square section stainless steel bar, various sizes: 287 elements, derived from moulds of local inhabitants of Newcastle-Gateshead aged 2.5 - 84 years. Installation view, BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art, Gateshead, UK. Commission for BALTIC, Centre for Contemporary Art, Gateshead. Photograph by Jerry Hardman-Jones, Leeds.
29 November 2016 Talks & Events, The Artist's Table

The Artist’s Table – Antony Gormley

Hosted by Contemporary Art Society Collections Trustee Béatrice Lupton with Moro

MuHKA - photo by Doede Bardok
22 November 2016 Sackler CPD Programme

National Network Study Day – Changing Perspectives: The Low Countries

This study day will investigate the historic relationship between the UK and the Low Countries, drawing from the Contemporary Art Society’s past curatorial research trips to Belgium (2016) and Holland (2015).

Love Life: Act 1, Jonathan Baldock and Emma Hart, 9 November to 28 January 2017 courtesy of Jonathan Baldock and Peer gallery.
19 November 2016 Talks & Events

CASt: East London

The CAStour will focus on spaces in East London. Starting from Liverpool Street Station we shall visit with PEER, where the artist Jonathan Baldock will give an overview of his…

Cevdet Erek, 'Room of Rhythms - Curva' (2014), installation view from 'Open Museum Open City', MAXXI, Rome. Photo Musacchio Ianniello, courtesy Fondazione MAXXI - Rome
27 October 2016 Sackler CPD Programme

Collaborative National Network Event: On Space and Sound

The day will focus on different aspects of displaying, collecting and preserving sound pieces.

7 October 2016 Sackler CPD Programme

National Network Frieze Tour

Tour of Frieze London and Frieze Projects.

Haroon Mirza, Acid Reign, 2012. Installation shot, Ernst Schering Foundation, Berlin. Photo Uwe Walter, courtesy hrm199 Ltd., © Schering Stiftung
22 September 2016 Talks & Events, The Artist's Table

The Artist’s Table – Haroon Mirza

Mirza combines a variety of readymade and time based material to create audio compositions, which are often realised as performances, site-specific installations and kinetic sculptures.

The Artist's Table
22 September 2016 Annual Fundraiser, Talks & Events, The Artist's Table

The Artist’s Table

A series of bespoke artist curated experiences taking place across the year for an intimate group of guests, hosted by an art collector and an artist of their choice.

View of 'If All Relations Were to Reach Equilibrium, Then This Building Would Dissolve', a project at Middlesbrough Institute of Modern Art involving research, a display and public programmes that address the migratory condition.
14 September 2016 Sackler CPD Programme

National Network Case Study Day: Public Engagement, Community Building, Citizenry and Use Value

This Case Study Day examines the ways in which museums and galleries can become active civic agents and spaces operating within society.

The Henry Moore Foundation, Perry Green, Hertfordshire
1 July 2016 Talks & Events

Tour – CASt: Henry Moore Foundation

The visit will include the opportunity to see the world’s largest collection of Moore’s work, as well as displays in the original studios tracing Moore’s artistic process beginning with the found objects from which he took inspiration, to the enlarging and carving practices of his work.

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