Slade School of Fine Art


Alumni, Slade, PhD

Interworlds: Remi Rana Allen and Sinta Tantra

Interworlds: Remi Rana Allen and Sinta Tantra focuses on the work of leading artists Remi Rana Allen and Sinta Tantra. Online via Zoom, Tuesday 14 June, 3 - 5pm. Free, book via Eventbrite.

Posted Friday, 27th May 2022 00:00


Maya Simms designs art installation for BAFTA 195 Piccadilly

Congratulations to 2nd year undergraduate student Maya Simms who designed a bespoke art installation for BAFTA unveiled at an event to thank the donors who supported the redevelopment of BAFTA 195 Piccadilly!

Posted Friday, 20th May 2022 00:00


Jocelyn McGregor - Sculpture in the City

Alumna Jocelyn McGregor's first public sculpture, 'Earthing', has just been unveiled as part of Sculpture in the City: Aldgate Square Commission, part of Sculpture in the City 11th Edition.

Earthing will be on display until spring 2023 and will join the rest of the 11th edition sculpture trail launching on 21 June 2022. See the Sculpture in the City website for more information.

Posted Friday, 20th May 2022 00:00


A Murmuration

PhD student Bindu Mehra is participating in A Murmuration, a four-day festival at Candid Arts Trust led by artists, artist-educators, curators, and learning and educational professionals. See the Candid Arts Trust website for details.

Posted Tuesday, 17th May 2022 00:00


Freelands Painting Prize 2022 - Okiki Akinfe

Congratulations to final year BA student Okiki Akinfe, one of the winners of the Freelands Painting Prize 2022.

The group of winning artists will participate in an exhibition at Freelands Foundation’s  gallery in London this autumn. For more information see the Freelands Foundation website

Posted Monday, 16th May 2022 00:00

Staff, Slade

REF 2021

We are pleased to announce that 94% of our individual research outputs were recognised as ‘world leading’ (55%) and ‘internationally excellent’ (39%) in REF 2021. Overall our research culture was judged to be 88% ‘world leading’ and ‘internationally excellent’.

Posted Thursday, 12th May 2022 00:00


Michael Armitage to design new £1 coin

Michael Armitage has been chosen to design a new £1 coin which will enter circulation next year. The new design for the reverse or “tails” side of the coin will mark its 40th anniversary. See The Independent article.

Posted Wednesday, 11th May 2022 00:00


Slade Degree Shows 2022

Graduate Show featuring the work of 70 MA/MFA final year student continues to Saturday 25 June, 10am - 8pm daily.

Please note: Thursday 23 June. The Slade remains open whilst the Quad is closed today. Please follow the UCL Security guidance for entry to the building.


Posted Thursday, 5th May 2022 00:00