Contemporary Art Society – An Introduction

Acclaimed British sculptor Antony Gormley and emerging artist Phoebe Unwin discuss their personal association with the Contemporary Art Society, in a short feature.

Caroline Douglas, Director of the Contemporary Art Society; Cathy Wills, Trustee; and Simon Wallis, Director of The Hepworth Wakefield, one of the organisation’s Museum Members, join the renowned artists in exploring the significance of the Society’s philanthropic role in the art world. This film provides a unique opportunity to discover the Contemporary Art Society’s compelling 100-year history, whilst considering its contemporary relevance and its role within the turning tides of public funding.


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