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Dryden Goodwin - MANIFEST initiative

Dryden Goodwin is one of the three artists who will be working on the first iteration of MANIFEST, a new initiative to evaluate the role of art in policy, funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC).

Posted Wednesday, 18th January 2023 00:00

Alumni

Let the Sunshine in - Pilar Corrias

Alumnae Sofia Mitsola and Vivien Zhang are showing in Let the Sunshine In at Pilar Corrias, Eastcastle Street, London W1W 8EF, from 12 January - 18 February 2023.

Posted Monday, 16th January 2023 00:00

Alumni, PhD

holt journal volume 1 - Methodologies

The first volume of holt, a peer reviewed journal and a meeting place for sharing artistic and practice-led research, a space for generating conversations, and supporting the transition between making and disseminating, is now online. The journal was co-founded by Slade alumnae (PhD) Dana Ariel, Sarah Fortais & Dawn Gaietto. 

 

Posted Wednesday, 11th January 2023 00:00

Staff

Susan Collins on BBC4's Today 29 December 2022

Listen to Susan Collins' interview about her work on BBC Radio 4's Today programme, 29 December 2023, at 8:40am. Director of GCHQ, Sir Jeremy Fleming, was Today's guest editor on the 29th December. He had previously chosen one of Susan's Seascapes for his office at M15. Listen on BBC Sounds, available until 27 January 2023.

Posted Wednesday, 11th January 2023 00:00

Alumni, Slade

Emma Wolukau-Wanambwa (1976 - 2023)

We are very sad to hear that Emma Wolukau-Wanambwa has died. Emma graduated from the Slade with a MA in Fine Art in 2008, worked as a Research Associate, and recently as a Lecturer (Teaching) in History and Theory of Art, May 2021 - June 2022. We send our thoughts and condolences to her family and friends.

 

Posted Monday, 9th January 2023 00:00

Slade

UCL Winter Closure 2022

The Slade is closed from 5:30pm, Friday 23 December 2022 until 9:00am, Tuesday 3 January 2023. If you have any questions regarding applications or uploading your video, please see our webpage.
We wish you all a happy and healthy break.

Posted Wednesday, 21st December 2022 00:00

Slade

Portfolio upload instructions for 2023-24 entry

BA/BFA and MA/MFA applicants for entry 2023-2024. After you have submitted your application, you will receive an email from UCL inviting you to submit your portfolio. Please watch the video and spend time putting your portfolio together in the correct format before uploading.

Posted Monday, 19th December 2022 00:00

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

Veronica Ryan wins Turner Prize 2022

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

 

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 - 18 December 2022. See the Invisible Dust website and Dryden Goodwin's website for more information. A video of the animation is on Vimeo.

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