Commissioned Artworks by David Batchelor and Richard Wentworth Unveiled for the Lyric Theatre, Hammersmith
Since the initial conception for the capital project there has been a strong desire to incorporate the work of contemporary artists and both commissions have been managed and curated by the Contemporary Art Society
Video: Conrad Shawcross Reveals the Making Process of his ‘Three Perpetual Chords’
Shawcross, the youngest living Royal Academician, is currently fabricating a series of cast iron sculptures for Dulwich Park, which will be launched to the public on 18 April 2015.
Recent Acquisition of ‘Production Line, 2015’ Breaks Boundaries in Conventional Museum Collecting
The work is ephemeral, almost a performance, and will only exist in all three collections as an archive which includes time-lapse photography and film.
Nathaniel Mellors Wins the £40,000 Contemporary Art Society Annual Award 2014
Mellors will create a film that will form the centrepiece of a 15 month exhibition on the themes of Samuel Beckett and The Theatre of the Absurd.
CAS North – Future Operations from 1 April 2015
CAS North was founded in 2009 in order to stimulate the market for contemporary art in the region
Press Release: Contemporary Art Society plays host to three pioneering female painters
The display takes a fresh look at three of today’s most exciting artists who have developed their own distinctive responses to the practice of painting.
Press Release: International artists explore conflict and war in new multi-disciplinary display
Press Release: Contemporary Art Society stages another spectacular fundraising gala
Over £250,000 was raised to benefit the charity’s mission, including stand-out prices for Roger Hiorns, Michael Landy and Daniel Silver
Annual Fundraiser 2014: Works by Turner Prize winners to go on sale in Contemporary Art Society gala
Livia Firth has been appointed Honorary Chair of the gala, which raises vital funds to purchase contemporary art for museums across the UK.
Press Release: Oliver Laric’s Annual Award commission launches online
Laric’s commission uses the latest digital scanning methods to render some of Lincoln’s most treasured and historic sculptures in highly-detailed 3D.