We still have a few places available for our Studio Painting course, for more information please visit: www.ucl.ac.uk/slade/shortcourses/saturday-courses#programme
Posted Tuesday, 17-Jan-2017 13:08:22
UCL has announced the establishment of a new Scientist in Residence at the Slade. The first UCL Scientist in Residence will be David Dobson, Professor of Earth Materials in UCL’s Department of Earth Sciences. Professor Dobson will be based in the Slade School of Fine Art for one year ...
Posted Monday, 16-Jan-2017 13:56:00
The Slade School of Fine Art is number one in this year's Guardian University League Table for Art. See www.guardian.co.uk.
Posted Saturday, 14-Jan-2017 21:08:00
Bookings are now open for the Slade Summer School 2017. Courses include our unique 10-week Summer School Foundation, as well as a variety of evening, one and two-week courses including drawing, painting, photography and printmaking. See www.ucl.ac.uk/slade/shortcourses.
Posted Saturday, 14-Jan-2017 16:03:00
The London Summer Intensive is a four-week residency for artists offered by the Slade School of Fine Art, UCL and Camden Arts Centre. The Slade is a vibrant, world-renowned international art school and Camden Arts Centre is an influential space for contemporary art exhibitions and education.
Posted Thursday, 12-Jan-2017 12:25:00
Posted Sunday, 01-Jan-2017 10:10:00
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 Saturday, 19-Nov-2016 10:24:00
Three biographies about alumna Constance Markievicz (1968 - 1927) are reviewed in The Irish Times. See www.irishtimes.com/culture/books.
Posted Saturday, 12-Nov-2016 17:33:19
Applications for the MA/MFA Fine Art degrees are now open for entry in September 2017. The closing date for applications will be 4th January 2017. To learn more about the degree, and how to apply, please see our admissions page.
Posted Saturday, 12-Nov-2016 10:39:00
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 www.ucl.ac.uk.
Posted Thursday, 10-Nov-2016 11:40:00
This year's Slade Open Studios is on Wednesday 14 December 2016 from 10am - 4pm. All welcome.
There is an extra BA/BFA Tour on 14 December at 2pm. Booking essential on www.ucl.ac.uk/slade.
Posted Tuesday, 01-Nov-2016 11:12:00
The Slade Print Fair is on 11am - 5pm on 21-22 October
2016 during the Bloomsbury Festival at UCL. It will take place at North Lodge and Cloisters, UCL, Gower Street, London WC1E 6BT. See www.ucl.ac.uk/slade/events/print-fair-2016.
Posted Wednesday, 19-Oct-2016 12:32:00
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
We are saddened to learn of the passing of alumnus Andrew Vicari, who was a student at the Slade between 1951 - 53. See www.bbc.co.uk.
Posted Tuesday, 04-Oct-2016 12:52:10
Booking for organised tours of the Slade for prospective BA/BFA, MA/MFA and MPhil/PhD students is now online on www.ucl.ac.uk/slade/forms/tours.
Posted Saturday, 01-Oct-2016 10:38:00
Slade graduate Lily Johnson discusses her practice and her Coldstream-prize winning artwork in New Acquisitions in Conversation at UCL Art Museum, Wilkins Building, University College London, Gower Street, WC1E 6BT, on Thursday 20 October 2016 from 1 - 2pm. Entry is free, but booking on Eventbrite is essential. See www.ucl ...
Posted Friday, 19-Aug-2016 15:03:00
Congratulations to Panagiotis Ferentinos who has been awarded the Anthony Dawson Print Prize.
Posted Friday, 22-Jul-2016 22:51:48
The Slade School of Fine Art MA/MFA Interim Show 2016 will take place at the Slade School of Fine Art, Gower Street, London WC1E 6BT, from the 1 - 5 October 2016. See www.ucl.ac.uk/slade/events/slade-interim-show-2016.
Posted Tuesday, 19-Jul-2016 11:01:00
Keep in touch with what is happening in our Summer School and Short Courses studios this summer via Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. Places are still available for some Slade Summer School courses 2016. There are different one, two and three week course options are available including photo etching, life drawing ...
Posted Sunday, 17-Jul-2016 20:20:12
We are now on Instagram!
Please follow us on our recently launched our Instagram account: @SladeSchool
Degree show photos can be tagged with: #SladeShows16
Posted Sunday, 17-Jul-2016 12:08:00
Cass Art, the UK’s leading independent art supplies retailer, has announced the Cass Art Painting Prize. A total of £1500 of prizes will be awarded to three graduates from the Undergraduate Fine Art Programme 2016 at the Slade School of Fine Art. Students will be selected by staff in ...
Posted Wednesday, 15-Jun-2016 11:05:00
The Slade Material Museum presents: Cennino Cennini's famous recipe 'On the Character of Ultramarine blue and how to make it', in the tiny museum, situtated in the entrance of the Slade School of Fine Art, UCL, Gower Street, London WC1E 6BT, from 5 July - 20 September 2016. The display ...
Posted Sunday, 12-Jun-2016 11:51:00
Liquitex invited proposals from individuals or collaborative groups of MFA/MA Slade Graduate Painting students to make a temporary artwork that exploits the scale and dimension of a large outside wall. Ten winning proposals both MFA/MA1 & 2 painters worked on a 24ft long x 8ft high wall located at ...
Posted Friday, 10-Jun-2016 13:15:12
Graduate Research Weeks are held at the Slade Research Centre in the Autumn and Spring Terms and provide MFA, MA and PhD students across all three areas, Painting, Sculpture and Fine Art Media, the opportunity to explore an aspect of their work under a particular research theme, which can be ...
Posted Wednesday, 08-Jun-2016 09:05:21
The ‘New EU Flag’ is an artwork, part of a multi-faceted project, which will be presented by Mariana Bisti at the Slade School of Fine Art Graduate Degree Show 2016 private view, at 7pm, on Wednesday 8 June 2016, in the UCL quad.
Posted Tuesday, 07-Jun-2016 18:39:20
The dates for the Slade School of Fine Art's Graduate Degree Show 2016 are as follows:
Thursday 9 - Friday 10 June, 10am - 8pm
Saturday 11 - Sunday 12 June, 10am - 5pm
Monday 13 - Friday 17 June, 10am - 8pm
Saturday 18 - Sunday 19 June, 10am - 5pm
Posted Wednesday, 01-Jun-2016 15:08:00
As part of UCL's Festival of Culture, the Slade Salon is taking place from 2pm on Wednesday 25 May 2016, in the IAS Ground, Wilkins Building, UCL, London.
Posted Tuesday, 24-May-2016 14:21:01
We are saddened to learn of the passing of two significant figures in the Slade’s history: Peter Daglish and Patrick George, who was Slade Professor and Director from 1985-88.
Posted Tuesday, 26-Apr-2016 16:52:56
As part of its Widening Participation programme, UCL, in conjunction with the Slade School of Fine Art, is offering a week-long residential course Introduction to Studio Practice to Year 12 students from across the UK.
This course will offers the unique opportunity to gain some expert tuition in art and ...
Posted Thursday, 21-Apr-2016 16:12:00
Drawing from observation has been an age old concern that has stimulated the imagination of many artists throughout history. If you are a budding artist, this 6-week course offers a rich starting point to explore some fundamental concerns of perceptual drawing. The deadline for applications is 22 April 2016.
Posted Friday, 15-Apr-2016 16:24:56