Slade School of Fine Art



UCL Winter Closure

The Slade is closed from 5:30pm, Wednesday 22 December 2021 until 9:30am, Tuesday 4 January 2022. 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 Tuesday, 14th December 2021 00:00


Undergraduate online Q&A event

Booking is now open for our Undergraduate Online Q&A event on Thursday 9 December, 5 - 6pm. This is an opportunity to ask to ask Slade Undergraduate tutors about the Slade's BA/BFA programme. Booking via Eventbrite.

Posted Monday, 6th December 2021 00:00

Alumni, PhD

Le Mostræ della Laguna - Goethe Institute, Venice

Alumna Eleanor Morgan is showing in Le Mostræ della Laguna in partnership with the Goethe Institute and Sale Docks, at Dorsoduro 265, 30123 Venice, from 5 November - 20 December 2021 and March - 29 May 2022. See the Goethe Institute website for opening hours and details.

Posted Monday, 29th November 2021 00:00


Chemical City - MIMA

Onya McCausland is showing in Chemical City at MIMA, Centre Square, Middlesbrough TS1 2AZ, from 26 November 2021 - 24 April 2022. See the MIMA website for details.

Posted Thursday, 25th November 2021 00:00


Making Colour Symposium - Slade 150

Making Colour is an afternoon symposium of presentations and poetry readings from within the arts and sciences that celebrate the colours of the rainbow. It takes place online on Wednesday 8 December 2021, 1-4pm. Free, book via Eventbrite. Full programme on Slade 150.

Posted Monday, 22nd November 2021 00:00


Graduate online Q&A event

To replace our usual Slade Open Days, this live online Q&A event is an opportunity to ask a panel of Slade graduate tutors about the MA/MFA programme. Our final online event for postgraduates is on 8 December, please book via Eventbrite.

Posted Wednesday, 17th November 2021 00:00


Evangelia Dimitrakopoulou and Francisca Sosa López

PEER presents the work of Evangelia Dimitrakopoulou and Slade alumna Francisca Sosa López, two artists completing a year-long studio residency at Acme’s Warton House studios in 2021 after graduating from MA courses at London-based art colleges. The show takes place at PEER, 97-99 Hoxton Street, London N1 6QL, from 1–18 December 2021. See the PEER website for details.

Posted Monday, 15th November 2021 00:00


Screening and Conversation: Foxfire Eins - UCL European Institute

Four short films, Foxfire Eins, by Jayne Parker, lasting 30 minutes in total is showing as part of the Screening and Conversation: Foxfire Eins co-hosted by the UCL European Institute and UCL IAS (Institute of Advanced Studies), on Thursday 25 November 2021, from 5–7 pm. The screening will be followed by a conversation between Jayne, academic, filmmaker and musician Graham Riach and librarian-musician Tabitha Tuckett. Places limited due to covid restrictions. Register via MailChimp

Posted Tuesday, 9th November 2021 00:00

Alumni, PhD

Sophie Bouvier Ausländer launches her monograph “Words, Works, Worlds”

Sophie Bouvier Ausländer launches her monograph “Words, Works, Worlds” on 4 November 2021 at Patrick Heide Gallery, London. The launch includes an artist talk with curator, writer and artist Jo Melvin, who contributed the principal text to the catalogue. RSVP by 3rd November as numbers will be limited.

Posted Monday, 1st November 2021 00:00


Charlotte Jennings

We are saddened to learn of the passing of artist Charlotte Jennings, aged 86. She studied painting at the Slade from 1955 - 1958.

Posted Friday, 29th October 2021 00:00


Survey II - Jerwood Arts

Shenece Oretha and Katarzyna Perlak are showing in Survey II, presenting new commissions by ten of the most outstanding early-career artists in the UK. The show is at Jerwood Arts,171 Union Street, Bankside, London, SE1 0LN, from 1 October - 11 December 2021...

Posted Wednesday, 20th October 2021 00:00


Sutapa Biswas: Lumen - Kettle's Yard

Sutapa Biswas: Lumen is showing at Kettle's Yard, University of Cambridge, Castle Street, Cambridge CB3 0AQ, from 16 October 2021 - 30 January 2022. See the Kettle's Yard website for further information.

Posted Wednesday, 20th October 2021 00:00