Phyllida Barlow. Image courtesy of the RA
Friday Dispatch 17 Apr 2020 By Caroline Douglas

#CASatHome, with Phyllida Barlow CBE RA

We speak to Phyllida Barlow CBE RA in her studio at home in North London to discuss the lockdown and her work. Barlow has a perspective that encompasses four decades of teaching and national accolades including representing Britain at the Venice Biennale, as well as bringing up a family.

Gillian Wearing, 'Statue of Millicent Fawcett', 2018 (detail). Image courtesy of Kevin Percival
Art Consultancy By CAS Team

Responding to a changing world

At CAS Consultancy, our work in the public realm has placed social value at the forefront of everything we do – developing opportunities for artists to contribute not only to…

Paul Harrison and John Wood. Image courtesy the artists.
CAS News 15 Apr 2020 By Marcus Crofton

#CASathome: Twenty Six (Drawing and Falling Things), by Paul Harrison and John Wood

In these films, the artists use simple slapstick and concise artistic actions to explore rhythm and synergy within different surroundings.

Lucy Gunning, Climbing Around My Room, 1993. Courtesy of the artist and Greene Naftali Gallery
CAS News 8 Apr 2020 By Marcus Crofton

#CASathome: Climbing Around My Room, by Lucy Gunning

In this iconic work from the nineties, a female figure (not the artist herself) attempts to manoeuvre her way around the edges of a room, ensuring her feet never make contact with the floor.

Lubna Chowdhary. Courtesy of the artist
Friday Dispatch 3 Apr 2020 By CAS Team

#CASatHome, with Lubna Chowdhary

This week, we visit Lubna Chowdhary, who creates sculptural objects and site-specific artworks largely in ceramics. During this visit, the artist gives her tips on how to survive working from…

Mark Wallinger, ‘Threshold to the Kingdom’, 2000. Installation for video projection, audio 11 minutes 20 seconds. Video still, courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth. © Mark Wallinger
CAS News 1 Apr 2020 By Marcus Crofton

‘By Appointment’: Threshold to the Kingdom, by Mark Wallinger

Donated to Leeds Art Gallery through our Special Collections Scheme, this work can be seen in the context of the artist’s interest in religious themes and national identity.

Alison Britton OBE. Photographer: Toby Glanville
Friday Dispatch 27 Mar 2020 By Marcus Crofton

#CASatHome, with Alison Britton OBE

We visit ceramicist Alison Britton OBE in her studio to discuss her working process, early mentors and taking advantage of the crisis to spend more time in the studio

Caroline Douglas. Photographer: Joe Plommer
CAS News By Caroline Douglas

A letter from Caroline Douglas

There is a sense that nothing can quite be the same again, but the CAS has a 100-year perspective and whilst more will change now, much remains the same.

Xavier Veilhan, Le Rhinocéros, 1999-2000 at Centre Pompidou, Paris
CAS Recommends 26 Mar 2020 By Marcus Crofton

April 2020

Whilst museums and galleries are closed we shall be bringing you some of the best online content that they are providing.

Abbas Zahedi, How To Make A How From A Why? (2020). Installation view, South London Gallery. Credit: Andy Stagg
Artist to Watch By Uma Karavadra

Abbas Zahedi 

Zahedi’s multi-disciplinary practice is concerned with community; bringing a background in social projects. His latest work explores abuse of power, personal histories and the shared narratives of migrant and marginalised communities.

Mark Wallinger, The World Turned Upside Down, 2019. Photographer: Damian Griffiths
Art Consultancy 25 Mar 2020 By CAS Team

Reflections on our changing times

We are thinking about civic space when there is no public, how to connect communities and build audiences in virtual space instead.

Ben Rivers, Origin of the Species, installation view, 2010. Photo: Andy Keate
CAS News By Marcus Crofton

‘By Appointment’: Origin of the Species, by Ben Rivers

Often following and filming people who have in some way separated themselves from society, Rivers creates oblique narratives that imagines alternative existences in marginal worlds.

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