Slade School of Fine Art

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Alumni

Lyndsey Gilmour wins Lyon and Turnbull Award for Painting

Congratulations to alumna Lyndsey Gilmour who was awarded the Lyon and Turnbull Award for Painting at the Royal Scottish Academy 196th Annual Exhibition for her diptych painting "First Floor Left", 2022. The work was displayed at the Royal Scottish Academy 196th Annual Exhibition, Royal Scottish Academy Galleries, Edinburgh, from 23 April - 12 June 2022, which can still be viewed on the online archive via the RSA website.

Posted Monday, 21st November 2022 00:00

Slade

BA/BFA in person Q&A session

Interested in studying for an undergraduate degree in fine art? Join us on Tuesday 7 December 2022, 2:00 - 3:00pm, for an in person question and answer session with Slade tutors and students. Places are limited, reserve via Eventbrite.

Posted Tuesday, 15th November 2022 00:00

Staff

Stage Effects - Kate MacGarry

Lisa Milroy is showing in Stage Effects at Kate MacGarry, 27 Old Nichol Street, London E2 7HR, from 11 November - 17 December 2022. See the Kate MacGarry website for further details and opening hours.

Posted Tuesday, 15th November 2022 00:00

Students, Alumni

Studio West Now Introducing 2022

Congratulations to MA alumni Adam Boyd and Andras Nagy Sandor, and current graduate painting student Ross Head who have been shortlisted for Studio West's NOW Introducing Prize 2022. The exhibition is open from 6pm on 11 November to 10 December 2022 at Studio West Gallery, 216 Kensington Park Road, London W11.

Posted Friday, 11th November 2022 00:00

Slade

BA/BFA in person Q&A session

Interested in studying for an undergraduate degree in fine art? Join us on Tuesday 15 November 2022, 2:00 - 3:00pm, for an in person question and answer session with Slade tutors and students. Places are limited, reserve via Eventbrite.

Posted Tuesday, 8th November 2022 00:00

Slade

MA/MFA online Q&A session

Slade Graduate Programme Q&A online: Wednesday 7 December 2022 . We have two sessions, 10-11am and 4-5pm (GMT). This live online Q&A event is an opportunity to ask a panel of Slade graduate tutors and students about our MA/MFA programme. See our MA/MFA degree page for more information

 

Posted Tuesday, 8th November 2022 00:00

Slade

Karmabank and short courses at the Slade

We are delighted to welcome two artists from Karmabank who will be taking part in our Saturday 8-week drawing course, starting tomorrow. This is our first short course taught “in-person” at the Slade, Gower Street site since Covid-19.

Posted Friday, 28th October 2022 00:00

Slade

Sadie Coles HQ Gift

We are pleased to announce that a gift from Sadie Coles HQ will enable the delivery of a four-week Slade Widening Participation Summer School at UCL East for 40 students next summer.

The Slade Widening Participation Summer School will help to diversify the range of applications the Slade receives by equipping learners with the necessary skills, confidence and networks to bridge the gap between secondary school and further education in fine art.

Posted Friday, 21st October 2022 00:00

Slade

Slade Short Courses

Our autumn short course programme is now open for booking. There are two evening courses and one "in-person" course at the Slade Main Building in Gower Street. For further details see our Short Course page.

Posted Thursday, 20th October 2022 00:00

Alumni

Turner Prize 2022

Congratulations to alumna Veronica Ryan, who has been shortlisted for the Turner Prize. The exhibition of this year's nominees is showing at Tate Liverpool from 20 October 2022 to 19 March 2023.

Posted Thursday, 20th October 2022 00:00

Alumni

Light & Love LIVE - Geraldine Snell

Alumna Geraldine Snell  is posting her 2nd album Light & Love LIVE week by week, with a track released each Friday for the next 10 weeks up until Christmas 2022. To access the recordings and videos, see her website.

Posted Thursday, 20th October 2022 00:00

Alumni

Stuart Cameron

We are sad to hear of the passing of alumnus Stuart Cameron, who studied at the Slade between 1970-1974. There will be two celebrations of his life in London on 12 November and Cardif, 27 January 2023. For details, please contact Sarah Wyld.

Posted Tuesday, 18th October 2022 00:00

Alumni

On Behalf of Seeds - Tate Modern

Alumnus Adham Faramawy is speaking at On Behalf of Seeds, a roundtable discussion bringing together participants from the Encounters Over Several Plants programme and invited guests to reflect on technology, knowledge and ways of being connected to the lives and processes of plants. The event takes place at the Starr Cinema, Tate Modern, Bankside, London SE1, 3:30 - 4:45pm, 29 October 2022. See the Tate website for details.

Posted Friday, 14th October 2022 00:00

Alumni, PhD

Inter Scape: South Asian British women artists

This seminar explores South Asian British women artists contributions to contemporary art in presentations by artist Naiza Khan, art historian Rina Arya, curator Uthra Rajgopal and artist Uzma Sultan. Online via Zoom, Monday 17 October, 2 - 4pm. Free, register via Eventbrite.

Posted Wednesday, 12th October 2022 00:00

Alumni, PhD

COSS HYBRID 'Sarah Fortais: Artist in Residence on a Mars Analogue' - IAS

Slade alumna, Dr. Sarah Fortais, the first Artist-In-Residence for the Centre For Outer Space Studies, will be talking about some of the artwork she created as a crew member of the UK's first Analogue Space Research Mission, 7:00pm - 8:30pm, on Tuesday 18 October 2022 at the Institute of Advanced Studies, IAS Forum Room G17, Ground Floor, South Wing, UCL Gower Street, London WC1E 6BT. Reserve via Eventbrite.

Posted Tuesday, 11th October 2022 00:00

Students, Slade

Slade Scholarships announcement

We are delighted to announce recent graduates Gillies Adamson Semple (MFA), Jonah Alexander (BA), Josephine Rock & Max Norton (MFA), have been awarded Boise Scholarships, and Selena Scott (BFA) the Dolbey Scholarship. Current students Blythe Cheung (Blithe Germ) & Ivan Kashdan (MFA) and Niki Kohandel (BA) have been awarded Jeanne Szego Scholarships.
Many congratulations to all of our awardees, we look forward to seeing their future projects.

Posted Tuesday, 11th October 2022 00:00

Students, Slade

Parade - Hometel

Current MA student Ivan Kashdan is showing ‘Parade’, a 17m mural made over August 2022 for the Big Walls Project, organized by Jo Volley and Stephanie Nebbia. The mural responds to its setting – the internal courtyard of Lamington Group’s net zero carbon hotel. On Wednesday 19 October 2022, 3 - 6pm. ‘Parade’ will be open to the public for 3 hours at room2 Hometel, 10 Windmill Rd, Chiswick, London W4 1SD.

Posted Tuesday, 11th October 2022 00:00