Slade School of Fine Art



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


Portfolio upload instructions for 2023-24 entry

BA/BFA  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


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


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


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

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

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


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