Slade School of Fine Art

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Alumni

Abi Ola wallpaper at UCL East

Alumna Abi Ola's wallpaper “Cray and Indigo” has been installed in UCL’s new east London site, UCL East, Pool Street.The design, inspired by William Morris wallpaper designs and African textiles, was  commissioned by Professor Paola Lettieri, Pro-Provost UCL East.

Posted Wednesday, 7th December 2022 00:00

Alumni, Slade

Degree Show 2022 Documentation

The Slade School of Fine Art is happy to present documentary footage of the 2022 Summer Shows shot by Slade students on the school’s 16mm Bolex cameras. The project was funded by UCL Alumni Engagement, the project.

Posted Friday, 2nd December 2022 00:00

Staff, Slade

UCL Widening Participation Community of Practice Awards 2022

Many congratulations to Sandra Smith, Lea Collet and Becky Loweth have been nominated for this year's UCL Widening Participation Community of Practice Awards. This small team facilitate some amazing work on behalf of the Slade, opening access for learners who are under-represented in higher education.

Posted Friday, 2nd December 2022 00:00

Staff

Breathe 2022 - Dryden Goodwin

Dryden Goodwin’s Breathe:2022, 1300 new drawings of six Lewisham residents and clean air activists, will be animated in a large-scale public projection on the heavily polluted South Circular Road, on the side of the Old Town Hall, Catford, from 30 November - 14 December 2022. See the Invisible Dust website for details.

Posted Friday, 2nd December 2022 00:00

Slade

Open Studios - 14 December 2022

We are delighted to run our Open Studios on 14 December.
The tours of the building, lasting approximately one hour, will cover the basement, ground floor and first floor studios at the Slade. Tours start from the main entrance. Places are limited, reserve via Eventbrite.

Posted Thursday, 1st December 2022 00:00

Alumni

Hiroko Imada - Dr. Martens X The Met collaboration

Alumna Hiroko Imada was commissioned to create a woodblock print to mark the collaboration between Dr. Martens X The Met (Katsushika Hokusai). The video of the process can be seen on Facebook.

Posted Wednesday, 30th November 2022 00:00

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