The Artist’s Table – Phyllida Barlow
The Contemporary Art Society is pleased to present The Artist’s Table with Phyllida Barlow hosted by Russell Tovey This bespoke artist curated event will take place on Tuesday 17 November 2020. On a…
CAS Consultancy Webinar: Reclaiming the High Street
CAS CONSULTANCY: CULTURE MATTERS Webinars exploring the evolving role of art and culture in the public realm PLEASE RSVP HERE Join CAS Consultancy as we examine how vacant high…
Virtual Studio Visit at The National Gallery and In-Conversation with Artist-in-Residence Rosalind Nashashibi and Assistant Curator of Modern & Contemporary Projects Priyesh Mistry
Limited space available. Please RSVP to Meela@contemporaryartsociety.org to receive your private Zoom meeting link Please join us for an online in-conversation between the artist Rosalind Nashashibi and Priyesh Mistry, Assistant Curator of Modern & Contemporary…
Virtual studio visit with John Akomfrah
Limited space available. Please RSVP to Meela@contemporaryartsociety.org to receive your private Zoom meeting link Please join us on Zoom on 10 September when we shall be doing a live studio visit with…
CAS Consultancy: Public Space and Culture After the Virus
A conversation between architects, urbanists and cultural place makers, questioning our role as the shape of our world has changed over recent times
Virtual studio visit with Isaac Julien
We hope to show extracts from ‘Lessons of the Hour’, 2019, one of Julien’s most recent projects that focuses on the visionary African American writer, abolitionist and freed slave Frederick Douglass.
Virtual Patron studio visit with Dorothy Cross and in-conversation with the artist and CAS Director Caroline Douglas
Dorothy will show us some of her most recent work and talk about how living in such a wild location influences her practice.
Virtual studio visit with Denzil Forrester and in-conversation with the artist and Caroline Douglas
Denzil will show us some of his most recent work and discuss his experience of living and working in Cornwall, the reggae scene of London in the 80s and his major commission for Art on the Underground at Brixton Station.
The Artist’s Conversation: Catherine Yass in discussion with George Vasey
Catherine will be talking about her work and its contemporary relevance, from early pieces documenting the liminal spaces of a hospital in Whitechapel to her 2019 commission for the Supreme Court celebrating 100 years of women in the law.
Curator’s CPD Study Day: Arts podcasting
Over the course of the day, participants will be guided through the landscape of arts radio and podcasts.
CPD Study Day: Contemporary Art in the Urban Landscape
We will discuss public art and urban regeneration and question whether projects are led by a commitment to the community or whether they present corporate decoy strategies.
Explore Past Events
Collecting Photography with Nicolas Smirnoff and Marisa Bellani
Join us next Tuesday lunchtime to hear from Nicolas Smirnoff Magnum Gallery Director and Marisa Bellani, founder of Roman Road to discuss the many different aspects of photography. We will unravel questions around…
Doing the Work: Rethinking ‘Engagement’
Part of ‘Doing the Work’, an online CPD workshop series co-produced by the Contemporary Art Society and the Decolonising Arts Institute (University of the Arts London). Read more. Open to CAS Museum Members and professionals.…
How to collect ceramics
Please join collector and curator Sarah Griffin and artist Alison Britton unravelling the complexities of ceramics today. Discussing the specificity of the medium, the talk will explore studio ceramics, traditional…