Daphne Ahlers – Depressions, installation view. Courtesy of the artist and Sundy, London.
Friday Dispatch 13 Nov 2020 By Ilaria Puri Purini

Daphne Ahlers: Depressions at Sundy, London

This exhibition by Berlin-based Ahlers plays with associations, assumptions and disguises, centring on gender and its social construct

Installation view of Coco Crampton: Domestic Wears at Belmacz. Images courtesy of Belmacz.
Friday Dispatch 6 Nov 2020 By Christine Takengny

Coco Crampton: Domestic Wears at Belmacz, London

Her bold experimenting with various textures and materials makes her sculptural language unique. This exquisite Gesamtkunstwerk at Belmacz positively demands to be seen.

Christina Quarles, Pried/Prayed (Hard Rain Gon' Come), 2020. Courtesy of the artist and Pilar Corrias, London. Photo: Fredrik Nilsen Studio
Friday Dispatch 30 Oct 2020 By Caroline Douglas

Christina Quarles: I won’t fear Tumbling or Falling/If we’ll be joined in another world at Pilar Corrias, London

These are paintings that make you work hard, but prove the limitless versatility of the medium to radically shift with the times.

Jadé Fadojutimi, Ob-sess(h)-ion, 2020. Image courtesy the artist and Pippy Houldsworth Gallery, London © Jadé  Fadojutimi, 2020. Photo: Mark Blower
CAS Recommends 29 Oct 2020 By CAS Team

November 2020

Pallant House Gallery will be exploring the influence of international modernism and Marcel Duchamp on the work of Richard Hamilton from 25 November. In London, Tate Modern presents the first major…

Claire Hooper, Untitled, 2020. Photography: Andy Keate
Art Consultancy By CAS Team

CAS Consultancy delivers three new site-specific commissions for Private Equity client

CAS Consultancy has developed the company’s contemporary art collection since 2013 and has been working with contemporary artists to create a series of bold, site specific responses to the office, its people and the ethos of the business.

Eleanor Lakelin
Artist to Watch By Marcus Crofton

Eleanor Lakelin

We visit Eleanor in her Deptford studio to discuss how her practice is evolving and her CAS commission for Reading Museum: a sculpture commemorating Oscar Wilde through our Rapid Response Fund.

Keith Piper, 'Surveillance: Tagging the Other', 1991
CAS News 28 Oct 2020 By Ilaria Puri Purini

Our 2021 programme for curators

In a new partnership with the Decolonising Arts Institute at UAL, our professional development programme in 2021 will focus entirely on anti-racism and the decolonisation agenda in museums.

Lubaina Himid, The Crown, 2019. Courtesy of the artist.
Recent Acquisitions By Jessica Lowe-Mbirimi

The CAS acquires a work on paper by Turner Prize winner Lubaina Himid CBE for the Grundy Art Gallery, Blackpool

Inspired by her own family story, The Crown is part of a series of works that depict the relationship between a figure and an object arbitrary tied to Empire.

Installation view, Mother Art Prize 2020
Friday Dispatch 23 Oct 2020 By Ilaria Puri Purini

Mother Art Prize 2020 at Cromwell Place, London

The Mother Art Prize is the latest in a number of shows in the past year that have explored the evolving, ongoing and undeniably complex condition of motherhood. 

Gary Hume, Traffic, 2020. © Gary Hume, courtesy Sprüth Magers
Friday Dispatch 16 Oct 2020 By Caroline Douglas

Gary Hume: Archipelago at Sprüth Magers London

Hume has always had an uncomplicated relationship to the concept of beauty: he embraces it as naturally as breathing. But now conflict, the displacement of peoples, the misery of shattered lives, have all seeped into the work.

Image: Composite, from left - Matthew Burrows, Caroline Douglas, Anne Hardy and Alessio Antoniolli
CAS News 9 Oct 2020 By CAS Team

‘New initiatives to support artists’, a talk at Cromwell Place

How do we support artists at such a crucial time? And how can this support to artists – whether financial or social – develop as we face an even tougher year ahead?

Installation view, 'Sung Tieu, What is your |x|?', Emalin, London, 19 September – 07 November 2020. © Sung Tieu Courtesy of the artist and Emalin, London. Photography: Plastiques
Friday Dispatch 2 Oct 2020 By Ilaria Puri Purini

Sung Tieu: What is your |x|? at Emalin, London

All the elements in the show seem to highlight the fragility of our condition, the complexities of holding the contradictions that characterise us.

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