The Contemporary Art Society of Victoria Inc. (CAS) is a non-profit organisation, run by artists for the benefit of artists and those interested in the arts. It is based in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia and was founded in 1938. Our primary aims include the fostering and promotion of contemporary art, to further the understanding of it, and to encourage and stimulate artists.

If you are a contemporary artist who would like to exhibit your work, or simply an art-lover interested in exhibitions of contemporary art works, you can learn more about the benefits of becoming a member or associate ('friend') of the
Contemporary Art Society of Victoria Inc. - just click on the Membership page in the sidebar - you can also download Membership Application forms from this page.

Australian Contemporary Art for Sale

Artworks in some of the Society's previous art exhibitions may also be viewed on archive Gallery pages, plus our new Gallery pages, and you are most welcome to make purchase enquiries via our contact page. Search for your favourite artists here.

For all the up-to-date news, features and reviews, check out our News link (top menu).


Our Exhibitions
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• next show....
Art @ Burnley Harbour 2014

• recent shows....

Annual Exhibition 2014
See artwork from the 2014 show
Read Review of the 2014 opening & prizewinning works
Read Review of the 2014 artist floortalk

The Australian National Brooch Show 2014
See artwork from the show
Read the review

A4 Art Australia 2014
See artwork from the show
Read the review

Herring Island Summer Arts Festival 2014
Read review (2013 show)

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