The Contemporary Art Society acquires 106 works by 16 artists for museums and communities across the UK through its Rapid Response Fund
The Contemporary Art Society’s Rapid Response Fund has bought 106 works of art for 16 museums across the UK, financially supporting artists and helping museums reach out to new audiences as they beginning their re-opening programmes as coronavirus-based restrictions ease. This includes acquisitions for The Herbert Art Gallery & Museum and The New Art Gallery Walsall.
Works by Barbara Walker acquired by the Contemporary Art Society
The Contemporary Art Society has recently acquired two works on paper by Birmingham-based Barbara Walker for Bristol Museum and Art Gallery.
Sarah Shalgosky: How to be an artist in the gig economy
The ‘gig economy’ is receiving a lot of coverage in the media at the moment. How can you be an artist in this environment? We reproduce Sarah Shalgosky, Curator at the University of Warwick’s Keynote from The National Association for Fine Art Education annual symposium ‘Artist as Superconnector/Superconductor’ held in March.