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Image courtesy of Jeremy Deller
29 November 2022 Annual Fundraiser, The Artist's Table

The Artist’s Table with Jeremy Deller

The Contemporary Art Society was pleased to present The Artist’s Table hosted by Jeremy Deller with Emma Goltz, Soo Hitchin, Harinder Hundle, Suling Mead, Adam Prideaux & Sophie Stuart This bespoke…

South London Gallery
26 November 2022 Talks & Events

CASTour: South London

The Contemporary Art Society tour (CASt) is London’s first and most popular gallery bus tour, taking place throughout the year and offering an inspirational insight into the city’s most exciting…

Joy Gregory the Sweetest Thing
26 May 2022 Curator's CPD Programme, Talks & Events

Hosting Artists 2, Museums Residencies

The seminar CPD Hosting Artists 2: Museums Residencies is a collaboration between the Contemporary Art Society and Delfina Foundation. Together with museum professionals working with collections we ask what it…

Sanou Oumar, 11/27/20, (2020), Pen on paper, Courtesy of Herald Street Gallery.
29 January 2022 Talks & Events

CASt Tour of East End Galleries

£25, including lunch and transport throughout the day. CAS Curator of Programmes, Ilaria Puri Purini, will lead a tour of selected East End galleries and introduce the group to expert speakers…

Eddy Kamuanga Ilunga, Profondeur d'identité 2 (Deeper into Identity 2), 2021. Oil and acrylic on canvas, 170 x 150 cm. Courtesy of October Gallery.
27 November 2021 Talks & Events

CAS walking tour: Clerkenwell and Fitzrovia

Please join us for a walking tour of galleries and project spaces starting in Clerkenwell and concluding in Fitzrovia. We will visit Ed Cross Fine Arts, with an exhibition of…

Nao Matsunaga, Home Tower, 2019. Courtesy of Marsden Woo. This work is available to purchase at 16 Mount Street.
20 July 2021 Talks & Events

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…

Moyra Davey, Eric (Fade), 2018, Courtesy of greengrassi. This work is available to purchase at 16 Mount Street.
29 June 2021 Talks & 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…

Yinka Shonibare, Earth, 2010. Purchased with assistance from Art Fund, the Arts Council England/Victoria and Albert Museum Purchase Grant Fund, the Contemporary Art Society and the Friends of Wolverhampton Arts and Heritage, 2018
27 April 2021 Curator's CPD Programme, Talks & Events

Doing the Work: Interpreting Artworks

Part of ‘Doing the Work’, an online CPD workshop series for curators co-produced by the Contemporary Art Society and the Decolonising Arts Institute (University of the Arts London). Read more. Open to CAS Museum…

Agnes Denes, 'Wheatfield – A Confrontation', 1982
15 April 2021 Talks & Events

CAS Consultancy Talk – Commemoration and Confrontation: Memorials as Political Acts

CAS Consultancy brings together artists, historians, architects, producers and curators to discuss the political issue of memorials in contemporary public space.

Children are Place-Makers
1 April 2021 Talks & Events

CAS Consultancy Talk: Children are Place-Makers

Presented as part of the new 2021 Cambridge Festival, Children are Place-makers is a discussion about the work of ArtScapers, a children-centric programme exploring the North West Cambridge Development through…

CAS Consultancy worked with the City of London to deliver Culture Mile in 2017
11 November 2020 Talks & Events

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…

Rosalind Nashashibi outside The National Gallery, © The National Gallery, London
22 September 2020 Talks & Events

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 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…

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