UCL Faculty of Arts & Humanities


Slade 150 Launch

04 October 2021, 5:30 pm–6:15 pm

Slade 150

Marking the Slade School of Fine Art's 150th anniversary, we're hosting an online launch event on 4th October, including an exclusive preview of the Slade 150 documentary and Slade One Fund.

This event is free.

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To mark the start of the Slade’s 150th anniversary year, we will be hosting an online launch event on 4th October, which will mark the start of the celebrations and introduce the events that will follow.

As part of the event, we are excited to reveal that we will be screening an exclusive trailer of the Slade 150 documentary film and launching our new Slade One Fund.

There will be an exclusive showing of the trailer for the Slade 150 documentary film. As the Slade marks 150 years, the documentary will track key moments of the 150 years, highlighting transformations, firsts, and definitive moments along the way. Through interviews, archives, artworks, and filmography, the documentary will shed light on the Slade’s present through the prism of the past, and look to the future, exploring the Slade’s role at the vanguard of art research and education.

Speakers will include:

  • Slade Director, Professor Kieren Reed
  • UCL President & Provost, Dr Michael Spence AC
  • Emeritus Professor of Fine Art, Phyllida Barlow
  • Slade Alumnus, Alvaro Barrington
  • Executive Dean, Faculty of Arts & Humanities, Professor Stella Bruzzi FBA.

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