Contemporary Art Society

Zanele Muholi acquired by CAS Collections Fund at Frieze for Nottingham Castle Museum & Art Gallery

Frieze Fairs - 03 Oct 2019

On the significane of Zanele Muholi’s ‘Faces and Phases’ series, acquired by the Contemporary Art Society at Frieze London 2019

Zanele Muholi, Faces and Phases 13 2019 Installation view

Works from the living archive of South Africa's LGBT+ Community by Zanele Muholi acquired at Frieze London 2019 for the Nottingham Castle Museum & Art Gallery

Nottingham Castle Museum

Frieze partners with Tate and the Contemporary Art Society to contribute to UK national and regional public collections

Frieze Fairs - 04 Oct 2018

Caroline Douglas and Zadie Xa talk about the artworks purchased through the Contemporary Art Society’s Acquisitions Fund at Frieze

‘I felt that I had to pretend my son didn’t exist; in order to be professional, it felt necessary to mimic the behaviour of men’

By Caroline Douglas
Towner Chair of Trustees Sir David Dimbelby speaks about the CAS acquisition at Frieze London 2017

Frieze Fairs - 09 Oct 2017

Brian Cass, David Dimbleby, Caroline Douglas and Andrée Sfeir-Semler on the Contemporary Arts Society’s acquisition at Frieze London 2017

Documentation of Jessica Warboys making Sea Painting, Birling Gap. Courtesy: the artist

Brian Cass explains how the idea of ‘the edge in landscape’ manifests in the Towner’s collection, current exhibition and CAS acquisition at Frieze

By Brian Cass
Multipage
Dineo Seshee Bopape, Sedibeng, it comes with the rain, 2016. Mixed media, variable dimensions. Installation view. Courtesy: the artist and Sfeir-Semler Gallery Beirut/Hamburg

‘We wanted to seize the moment’, Caroline Douglas said

The Contemporary Art Society acquired two video works for MIMA

A new partnership to purchase a major work for MIMA

The UK votes to leave the EU