Farrah Riley Gray
Farrah Riley Gray (b.1992, London) is a Lewisham based artist employing weaving, textile and audio in her exploration of the intersection between race, gender, mental health and craft. Her practice…
The CAS acquires 11 portraits by Zanele Muholi for Nottingham Castle Museum & Art Gallery
The Contemporary Art Society has acquired 11 portraits by South African photographer Zanele Muholi (they/them) from the series Faces and Phases (2006 – present) through the Collections Fund at Frieze….
CAS Consultancy in Urban Land Institute’s ‘Including Culture in Development’ guide
Consultancy is proud to announce its involvement in the Urban Land Institute’s Including Culture in Development guide. Head of CAS Consultancy, Fabienne Nicholas, has been instrumental in this work with…
Betty Tompkins: Talking Talking Talking at FREEHOUSE, London
Through re-presenting explicit imagery, Betty Tompkins reclaims female sexual desire in the same aggressive manner that men have been doing for years.
Corvus. A painting installation by Matthew Krishanu at The Stuart Hall Library, Iniva, London
Birds have arrived at the Stuart Hall Library, emerging between shelves, above the doors and alongside books; keeping us company with their comical, uncanny and endearing presence.
The British Ceramics Biennial, Stoke-on-Trent
There are dozens of artists’ work to encounter here, demonstrating a vast range of approaches to the medium that include the formal as well as more political statements about identity, colonial history and globalised industry.
Bauhaus: Utopia in Crisis at Camberwell Space, London
This is an exhibition that brings together a select number of contemporary artists who critically re-think the legacy of the world’s most celebrated art school
Works from living archive of South Africa’s LGBT+ community by Zanele Muholi acquired at Frieze London Nottingham Castle Museum & Art Gallery
The portraits are an act of visual activism in a country where, although their rights are constitutionally protected, LGBT+ people are too often subject to violence and prejudice.
‘Andrea Büttner: The Heart of Relations’ at Hollybush Gardens, London
This is an exceptionally strong show by an artist whose thinking continues to be brilliantly subtle, complex and surprising.
The CAS helps acquire a large textile work by Alice Kettle for Southampton City Art Gallery
Kettle renders the epic story of Penelope and Odysseus in an epic scale, capturing both the vast scope and the emotional intricacies of the narrative.
Public space is the natural habitat for most of Rajkowska’s work. The “untaming” of nature is at the core of her ecofeminist practice.