Striking new painting by Claudette Johnson acquired for Rugby Art Gallery and Museum
Johnson was a key member of the The Blk Art Group, a West Midlands-based collective that sought to empower black artists, as well as encouraging young white artists to be more socially relevant in their practice.
The CAS acquires a self portrait by Gillian Wearing for Rugby Art Gallery and Museum, capturing the artist’s state of mind in lockdown
Oil painting is a departure from her usual practice of documentary films and photographs that explore the expression of identity in public and personal spaces.
Support for Ukraine 🇺🇦
In light of the recent humanitarian crisis, the CAS would like to direct your attention to the work of several visual arts organisations who have created valuable initiatives to raise…
Works depicting family life by Sunil Gupta, Hetain Patel and Bille Zangewa acquired at Frieze London for the Harris Museum in Preston
Glenn Brown, CBE hosts unique fundraising event for the Contemporary Art Society, raising over £130,000 at the inaugural event at the new Brown Collection.
The Artist’s Table with Glenn Brown
The Contemporary Art Society is pleased to present The Artist’s Table hosted by Glenn Brown With Tim Pirrie Franks, Suling Mead, Francis Outred, Dasha Shenkman & Cathy Wills. This bespoke artist curated…