About

The Contemporary Art Society of Vancouver is a registered charitable organization founded in 1977. We promote the understanding and appreciation of contemporary art by hosting a regular schedule of members-only events featuring prominent artists, curators, critics and collectors from around the world. Charitable Registration # 888445061 RR0001

Board of Directors

Jas Lally

President and Board Chair, Programming Chair

Phoebe Wang

Treasurer

Brennagh Bailey

Marketing and Communications Chair

Maddy Tranter

Board Secretary and Membership Chair

India Daykin

Fundraising and Development Chair

Jennifer Mawby

Past President and Advisor

 

 

Our History

Selected Artists We Have Worked With

Fiona Ackerman Derya Akay Vikky Alexander Kim Kennedy Austin Carl Andre Roy Arden Sonny Assu Rebecca Belmore Lynda Benglis Ross Bleckner Raymond Boisjoly Eli Bornowsky Shary Boyle Joan Brown Vanessa Brown Genevieve Cadieux Aaron Carpenter Anthony Caro John Chamberlain Dale Chihuly Barb Choit Dana Claxton Nathan Coley Alex Colville Douglas Coupland Beau Dick Kim Dorland

Stan Douglas Roni Horn Luis Jacob Donald Judd Gathie Falk Geoffrey Farmer Eric Fischl Betty Goodwin Piero Golia Rodney Graham K8 Hardy Adad Hannah Colleen Heslin Jeremy Hof Paul Housley Shawn Hunt Jessica Jackson Hutchins Garry Neill Kennedy Janice Kerbel Marie Khouri Wanda Koop Tiziana La Melia Evan Lee Micah Lexier Glenn Lewis Mark Lewis Attila Richard Lukacs

Ken Lum Rita McBride Elizabeth McIntosh Landon Mackenzie Myfanwy Macleod Liz Magor Robert Mangold Agnes Martin Duane Michals Guido Molinari Tegan Moore Robert Murray Toni Onley Laura Owens Ross Penhall Ryan Peter Judy Pfaff Joseph Plaskett Mary Pratt Mark Prent Les Ramsay Sylvain Sailly Jayce Salloum Aurel Schmidt Peter Schuyff Allan Sekula Jack Shadbolt

Judith Shea Tony Sherman Gordon Smith Michael Snow Nancy Spero Simon Starling Jessica Stockholder Corin Sworn Takao Tanabe Brendan Lee Satish Tang Erdem Tasdelen Reece Terris Diana Thater David Thauberger Mina Totino Claude Viallat Stephen Waddell Carol Wainio Ian Wallace Andy Warhol Joyce Wieland Lawrence Weiner Paul Wong Alison Yip Lawrence Paul Yuxweluptun Elizabeth Zvonar

Curators

Germano Celant Director, Fondazione Prada, Milan
 
Diego Cortez Co-Founder, Mudd Club, NYC
 

Francois-Marc Gagnon Research Fellow, Art Canada Institute

Henry Geldzahler Metropolitan Museum of Art, NYC

 

Massimiliano Gioni New Museum, NYC

 

Jens Hoffmann Director, Jewish Museum, NYC

Walter Hopps Director, Menil Collection, Houston

 

Sidney Felsen Founder, Gemini G.E.L., Los Angeles

 

Philip Leider Editor-In-Chief, Artforum, NYC

Shamim Momin Los Angeles Nomadic Division

 

Matthew Teitelbaum Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

 

Marcia Tucker Founder, New Museum, NYC

Critics

Suzi Gablick Virginia Commonwealth University

 

Grace Glueck The New York Times

Dave Hickey University of Nevada Las Vegas
 

Donald Kuspit State University of New York at Stony Brook

John Bentley Mays The Globe and Mail

 

Werner Schmalenbach Kunstsammlung NRW

 

Barry Schwabsky The Nation

Patrons

Rene Blouin Galerie Rene Blouin, Montreal

 

Ian Davidson Davidson Johnston Architects

 

Arthur Erickson Architect

Avrom Isaacs

Isaacs Gallery, Toronto
 

Rafael Jablonka Jablonka Galerie, Cologne


Ivan Karp Leo Castelli Gallery, NYC

Bob Rennie Rennie Collection at Wing Sang

 

Andrea Rosen Andrea Rosen Gallery, NYC

 

Holly Solomon Holly Solomon Gallery, NYC

 

Herbert & Dorothy Vogel Dorothy and Herbert Vogel Collection, NYC

 

Marcia Weisman LA MoCA

 

Byron Aceman Byron Aceman Collection