Slade School of Fine Art




Oddly Drawn Object - Haunt

Anna Reading, Lotte Scott and Hattie Moore are showing in Oddly Drawn Object at Haunt, 182 Stoke Newington Road, London N16 7UY, from 26 October - 27 November 2017. See

Posted Monday, 24-Oct-2016 17:03:33

Vault - UCL Museum, image: Kara Chin

Slade, Students

Vault - UCL Museum

Vault: 7th Annual UCL Art Museum/Slade Collaboration, featuring work by David Blackmore, Kara Chin and Naomi Fitzsimmons, is showing at UCL Art Museum, Wilkins Building, South Cloisters, Gower Street, London WC1E 6BT, from 26 September - 16 December 2016. See

Posted Thursday, 20-Oct-2016 11:40:00


Sarabande Foundation Scholarship

We are delighted to announce that Sarabande Foundation are continuing to award Graduate Scholarships to Slade students for a further three years. The scholarship provides complete bursaries for both fees and subsistence, access to experts from creative industries and interaction with Sarabande patrons. After students have completed their course, scholars ...

Posted Tuesday, 18-Oct-2016 10:24:00

Softly -

Alumni, Students

Softly -

Softly is a group exhibition contained in the form of a single email. Contributors include: Sophie Bates, Ulijona Odišarija, Sarah Boulton, Anna Joy Reading, Jess Bryant, Eiko Soga, Hannah Dargavel-Leafe and Harry Bix. Please go to by 27th October 2016 to sign up to receive the show.

Posted Friday, 14-Oct-2016 09:40:31

Wish you were here - Athr Gallery


Wish you were here - Athr Gallery

Aya Haidar has a solo show, Wish you were here at Athr Gallery, Serafi Mega Mall Street, Al Faisaliyah, 5th Floor, Office Tower, Jeddah 23441, Saudi Arabia, from 12 October - 15 December 2016. See

Posted Tuesday, 11-Oct-2016 17:25:53


The William Townsend Memorial Lecture 2016 - William Kentridge

The Slade is delighted to welcome South African artist William Kentridge as the guest speaker for The William Townsend Memorial Lecture 2016. The lecture is titled ENOUGH + MORE THAN ENOUGH and takes place from 6pm - 7.30pm on Wednesday, 19 October 2016.

Posted Tuesday, 11-Oct-2016 11:43:00


Rana Begum wins 2017 Abraaj Group Art Prize

Congratulations to Rana Begum who has won the $100,000 2017 Abraaj Group Art Prize, enabling her to realize a "dream project". There will be an exhibition at Art Dubai from 15 - 18 March 2017. See

Posted Saturday, 08-Oct-2016 11:16:25

RUN! RUN! RUN! Biennale 2016 #r3fest


RUN! RUN! RUN! Biennale 2016 #r3fest

Events for the RUN! RUN! RUN! Biennale 2016 #r3fest, organised by Dr Kai Syng Tan, take place across Britain in November as follows:

Posted Friday, 07-Oct-2016 14:08:09

Zineb Sedira, South to North – North to South, part of Collecting Lines, 2016


Underline: Collecting Lines - Art on the Underground

Zineb Sedira's Underline: Collecting Lines, a series of films and large-scale photographs, are on display at King’s Cross St Pancras, Euston, Highbury & Islington and Brixton underground stations from 4 October 2016. See

Posted Wednesday, 05-Oct-2016 11:55:56


Workweek Prize 2016

Congratulations to Laura Malacart winner of the 2016 Workweek Prize for Finishing Touch, The Little Book of Answers, Laura Malacart and a recital of Monica Ross’s Act of Memory (Brixton). See

Posted Tuesday, 04-Oct-2016 14:39:00


Andrew Vicari

We are saddened to learn of the passing of alumnus Andrew Vicari, who was a student at the Slade between 1951 - 53. See

Posted Tuesday, 04-Oct-2016 12:52:10

BEEP, 2016

Alumni, Students

Beep Prize 2016

Mircea Teleaga, the Slade School of Fine Art's first Sarabande Scholar, and current student Minyoung Choi are showing in the Beep (biennial exhibition of painting) Painting Prize 2016 exhibition. The show takes place at Swansea College of Art, Dynevor Campus, De-La Beche Street, Swansea, SA1 3EU, from 6 August ...

Posted Monday, 26-Sep-2016 19:10:00

Dana Ariel - Encountering Perforated Ground


Dana Ariel wins OPEN16 Solo

Current PhD student Dana Ariel has won the Brighton Photo Fringe OPEN16 Solo. Her OPEN16 Solo exhibition, Encountering Perforated Ground, will show at the Phoenix Brighton, 10–14 Waterloo Place, Brighton BN2 9NB, from 1 - 30 October 2016. See

Posted Tuesday, 20-Sep-2016 09:34:00

Rutie Borthwick - Wherewithal


Wherewithal - Peer Gallery

Rutie Borthwick is showing in Wherewithal at Peer Gallery, 97 - 99 Hoxton Street, London N1 9QL, from 28 September - 15 October 2016. See

Posted Monday, 19-Sep-2016 13:57:32

Alumni, Students

Bloomberg New Contemporaries 2016

Victoria Adam, David Donald, Anna Bunting-Branch, Georgia Lucas-Going, Zsofia Schweger and Jack West have been selected for this year's Bloomberg New Contemporaries. The exhibition will tour as follows:
Bluecoat, Liverpool, 9 July - 16 October 2016
ICA, London, 23 November 2016

Posted Saturday, 10-Sep-2016 13:02:00


Anaesthesia and the Arts - Communicating Pain

Anaesthesia and the Arts - Communicating Pain, an interview WebsEdge TV for the World Congress of Anaesthesiology in Hong Kong about Deborah Padfield and Joanna Zakrzewskas' pain project is available on YouTube.

Posted Tuesday, 06-Sep-2016 19:09:15


Phyllida Barlow shortlisted for Hepworth Prize

Professor Emerita Phyllida Barlow has been shortlisted for the Hepworth Prize, a new £30,000 prize rewarding contemporary British sculpture. See and The Hepworth Prize for Sculpture exhibition, which features the four shortlisted artists, is showing at Hepworth Wakefield, Gallery Walk, Wakefield, West Yorkshire ...

Posted Sunday, 21-Aug-2016 12:50:00


British Art Show 8 - Norwich and Southampton

Aaron Angell, Pablo Bronstein, Benedict Drew, Mikhail Karikis and Jessica Warboys are showing in British Art Show 8. The show is on at two venues in Southampton: John Hansard Gallery, University of Southampton, Highfield, Southampton SO17 1BJ and Southampton City Art Gallery, North Block, Civic Centre, Commercial Road, Southampton SO14 ...

Posted Friday, 12-Aug-2016 15:43:00

Her Eyes & My Voice: The Interview Issue


Her Eyes & My Voice: The Interview Issue

The fourth issue of Vanessa Visual & Virginia Verbal's Her Eyes & My Voice: The Interview Issue, is launched at Gasworks, 155 Vauxhall Street, London, SE11 5RH on Wednesday 7th September 7pm - 9pm. Contributors to this issue include: Melanie Counsell, Sion Parkinson, Connie Butler and Lauren Godfrey. See ...

Posted Saturday, 06-Aug-2016 09:46:00

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