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Eva Rothschild, Hot Touch, installation view, The Hepworth Wakefield, Wakefield, 21 May - 9 October, 2011. Image courtesy Modern Art.
Films 26 Feb 2015

Artist Talk – Eva Rothschild, 26 February 2015

Eva Rothschild (born 1971, Dublin) is one of the foremost contemporary sculptors working in the UK today. She has attracted international attention for her work which uses a varied lexicon of…

Cevdet Erek, 'Room of Rhythms - Curva' (2014), installation view from 'Open Museum Open City', MAXXI, Rome. Photo Musacchio Ianniello, courtesy Fondazione MAXXI - Rome
Audio 9 Nov 2016

On Space and Sound: Study Day for Displaying, Collecting and Preserving Sound Pieces

Focusing on different aspects of displaying, collecting and preserving sound pieces.

Migration Study Day at Middlesbrough Institute of Modern Art. Courtesy of photographer Michelle Maddison
Films 1 Nov 2016

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

Centred around the ongoing discussion towards the reimagining of art institutions, this Case Study Day examined the ways in which museums and galleries can become active civic agents and spaces operating within society.

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Films 10 Jun 2016

Annual Conference: Reactivate the Collection

The 2016 conference looked at strategies including inviting artists to curate collections and innovative partnerships to open collections to new audiences through digital technologies.

Ben Rivers Ah, Liberty! (2008) 16mm anamorphic / B&W / sound 20 minutes.  Images from Ah Liberty!  (2008) courtesy the artist and  Kate MacGarry, London.
Audio 24 Jun 2015

CAS Talks — Ben Rivers, 23 June 2015

A fantastic opportunity to hear about the work of Ben Rivers in the artist’s own words. Rivers talks about several of his key works, in particular two films Ah, Liberty! and Origin of The Species from 2008.

Anthea Hamilton, Leg Chair (2012), Acrylic, brass, plaster, wax, sushi nori, rice cakes Image courtesy the artist and Firstsite, Colchester Photo: Douglas Atfield
Audio 27 May 2015

CAS Talks – Anthea Hamilton, 26 May 2015

Following the Contemporary Art Society’s recent acquisition of two works by Anthea Hamilton for Hepworth Wakefield, and in advance of her first solo US museum exhibition at the SculptureCenter, New York in September, Anthea talks about her recent work.

Jonathan Rose, Principle Architect at Aecom
Films 26 May 2015

CAS Talks—Public Art Forum: Art, Place and Community with Jonathan Rose, Principle Architect at Aecom, 19 May 2015 – 1 of 5

Whether part of a regeneration programme or on a green field site, today public art projects form a key part of any planning process. But how can artists and curators…

Fabienne Nicholas, Head of Consultancy at Contemporary Art Society
Films 25 May 2015

CAS Talks—Public Art Forum: Art, Place and Community with Fabienne Nicholas, Head of Consultancy at Contemporary Art Society, 19 May 2015 – 2 of 5

Whether part of a regeneration programme or on a green field site, today public art projects form a key part of any planning process. But how can artists and curators…

Melanie Dod, MUF architecture/art May 19th 2015
Films 24 May 2015

CAS Talks—Public Art Forum: Art, Place and Community with Melanie Dod, formerly of muf architecture/art, 19 May 2015 – 3 of 5

Whether part of a regeneration programme or on a green field site, today public art projects form a key part of any planning process. But how can artists and curators…

Eva Pfannes, Ooze Architects
Films 19 May 2015

CAS Talks—Public Art Forum: Art, Place and Community with Stéphanie Delcroix, Curator, and Eva Pfannes, Ooze Architects – 4 of 5

Whether part of a regeneration programme or on a green field site, today public art projects form a key part of any planning process. But how can artists and curators…

Public Art Forum 2015
Films

CAS Talks—Public Art Forum: Art, Place and Community Q&A, 19 May 2015 – 5 of 5

Whether part of a regeneration programme or on a green field site, today public art projects form a key part of any planning process. But how can artists and curators lay down a creative precedent that shapes future development?

Helen screengrab
Films 14 May 2015

CAS Talks supported by the Paul Hamlyn Foundation: Developing Collections of Contemporary Art, Contemporary Art Society and The Pier Arts Centre, 14 May 2015

CAS Talks supported by the Paul Hamlyn Foundation is a year-long programme of talks by contemporary artists that take place in the Contemporary Srt Society’s Member Museums across the UK. The talks happen as a work by an artist enters the museum collection and are designed to introduce artists to new audiences.

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