The Contemporary Art Society for Wales is a registered charity. Since 1938 we have gifted close to 900 works of art to museums and galleries across Wales.
Search under Acquisitions to find out more about the works in our distributed collection.

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Craig Lewis, Digitally Ambiguous 12 (2021)

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Craig Lewis, an MFA student at Cardiff Metropolitan University, receives CASW’s 2021 student award.

Lara Davies,
Roses mousseuses dans un vase (2019)

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Andrew Green talks about artists Paul Emmanuel and Lara Davies, whose work CASW has purchased and gifted to galleries in Wales.

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Artists Philippa Robbins and Catherine Knight talk about their work in the first of an occasional series of audio conversations, Between Friends.

CASW Features

Photo grid of shortlisted artists, Artes Mundi 9

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Artes Mundi 9 director Nigel Prince talks to Peter Wakelin about the artists shortlisted for the current international arts prize held in Wales every two years.

David Gould,
Red Maple, Roath Park (2018)

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David Gould describes his working processes as he paints a tree in the early morning light of a Cardiff park. Film commissioned by CASW and made by David Brook.

Glenys Cour, Votive Vessell II  (2001)

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Glenys Cour talks to Peter Wakelin about her life as a painter, illustrator and stained glass designer with additional contributions from her daughter Jane.

Harley Jones and Chris Bellinger (prods),
After Many a Summer –
the changing face of Tiger Bay
(1968)

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Harley Jones and Chris Bellinger (prods), After Many a Summer – the changing face of Tiger Bay (1968)
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