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Dineo Sheshee Bopape. Courtesy of the artist and Sfeir-Semler Gallery Beirut/Hamburg
Films 27 Mar 2018

Artist Talk: Dineo Seshee Bopape, 22 March 2018

The Contemporary Art Society acquired her work for the Towner Art Gallery in Eastbourne through the Collections Fund at Frieze and she spoke about her work with Brian Cass, Head of Exhibitions from the museum.

Cécile B. Evans, Amos’ World, 2017. Video still: Amos’ World: Episode One. Courtesy of the artist and Galerie Emanuel Layr, Vienna/Rome.
Films 24 May 2018

Annual Conference – The Virtual in Museums: Hot Medium?

Held at the National Gallery on 10 May 2018 The Contemporary Art Society’s 2018 Annual Conference explored the rapid development of digital imagery in the artistic realm and its representation…

Lawrence Lek, Geomancer, 2017. CGI video still, commissioned by Jerwood/FVU Awards, London. Courtesy: the artist
Films 22 May 2017

Annual Conference – The Museum as Battlefield: Alternative Models of Museum Practice

Held at the British Museum on 2 May 2017 The 2017 Contemporary Art Society Annual Conference examines radical strategies that museums around the world are deploying to rethink the way they display…

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.

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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