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The Artist's Table with Conrad Shawcross, 23 February 2017
CAS News 28 Feb 2017 By Marcus Crofton

Conrad Shawcross cooks dinner for the Artist’s Table, with over £70,000 raised for museum acquisitions

Guests were treated to a special performance of his Ada robot with Mira Calix and a giant tetrahedral cake in the shape of one of Shawcross’ sculptures.

Kehinde Wiley, Narrenschiff, 2017. Three-channel digital film, 16.40 minutes. Photo: Copyright The Artist. Courtesy of Stephen Friedman Gallery
CAS News 3 Oct 2018 By Marcus Crofton

CAS acquires work by Kehinde Wiley and Zadie Xa at Frieze Art Fair for a new museum in Plymouth

Prem Sahib in Vauxhall Park. Photo: Thierry Bal, Courtesy Art Night 2018 and the artist
CAS News 6 Jul 2018 By Marcus Crofton

Contemporary Art Society and Art Night co-commission artist Prem Sahib to create pavilion in Vauxhall Park

Frieze London 2016
CAS News 26 Jun 2018 By Marcus Crofton

The Contemporary Art Society’s Collections Fund at Frieze London to buy a major work at the fair for a new museum in South West UK

Alison Wilding and Adam Kershaw, Still Water, 2018. Image courtesy of Angus Mill
CAS News 8 Jun 2018 By Marcus Crofton

Alison Wilding and Adam Kershaw create the National Memorial to British Victims of Overseas Terrorism

Aliza Nisenbaum, 'Susan, Aarti, Keerthana and Princess, Sunday in Brooklyn', 2018. Image courtesy the artist and Mary Mary, Glasgow
CAS News 27 Apr 2018 By Marcus Crofton

US painter Aliza Nisenbaum commissioned to make a new work for Norwich Castle Museum & Art Gallery through VN XX CAS scheme

Image courtesy of GLA/Caroline Teo
CAS News 24 Apr 2018 By Marcus Crofton

Historic statue of Suffragist leader Millicent Fawcett by Gillian Wearing unveiled in Parliament Square

The Artist's Table with Lynette Yiadom-Boakye, 12 March 2018
CAS News 14 Mar 2018 By Marcus Crofton

Lynette Yiadom-Boakye helps raise £90,000 for new acquisitions by the Contemporary Art Society

Cerith Wyn Evans, Radiant fold (…the Illuminating Gas), 2017/18. Presented to Amgueddfa Cymru – National Museum Wales by the  Contemporary Art Society through Great Works, supported by the Sfumato Foundation, 2018. © Cerith Wyn Evans.
CAS News 9 Mar 2018 By teamcas

Major new installation by Cerith Wyn Evans unveiled in Cardiff

Lynette Yiadom-Boakye, 'Paridae', 2018
CAS News 22 Feb 2018 By Marcus Crofton

Lynette Yiadom-Boakye creates an exclusive etching for the Contemporary Art Society

Winston Branch, West Indian, 1973. Oil on canvas, 105 x 90.2cm ® the artist. Photo credit - Rugby Art Gallery and Museum Art Collections
CAS News 4 Jan 2018 By Marcus Crofton

Three CAS Museum Members exhibiting works at Art UK’s showcase of regional museums at London Art Fair

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