Bruce McLean's autobiography, A Lawnmower in the Loft, is published by Bernard Jacobson Gallery and 21 Publishing on 2 November 2017. The book launch, A Lawnmower in the Loft: Bruce McLean interviews himself again (ten difficult questions), takes place at Tate Modern, Bankside, London SE1 9TG, from 7 - 8pm ...
Posted Thursday, 26th October 2017 20:45
Jadé Fadojutimi, Noor Qayyum and Rania Schoretsaniti have been shortlisted for the Griffin Art Prize 2017. The exhibition of shortlisted artists will show at the Griffin Art Prize 2017 exhibition at Griffin Gallery, 21, Evesham Street, London, W11 4AJ, from 2 November - 15 December 2017. See griffingallery.co.uk.
Posted Wednesday, 25th October 2017 22:44
Lisa Milroy and Kieren Reed organized a trip for 104 Undergraduate, Graduate and PhD students with Gary Woodley and Lewis Biggs to the Folkestone Triennial. They were welcomed by Jennifer Thatcher at The Grand Hotel on arrival with an introduction from Lewis Biggs, and later viewed a performance by Emily ...
Posted Tuesday, 24th October 2017 12:20
14537|9431, a new permanent public art commission by Lila Fowler can be seen at New Bridewell, central Bristol between Nelson Street and Rupert Street. See www.lilahfowler.com.
Posted Wednesday, 18th October 2017 11:31
We are very sad to be sharing the news that our beloved friend and colleague, and exceptional artist and professor, Edward Allington, passed away on 21 September 2017. Ed has taught at the Slade since 1990 becoming Head of Graduate Sculpture in 2000 and Professor of Sculpture in 2006. His ...
Posted Tuesday, 17th October 2017 08:09
Will Kippax has a solo show, Matters and Murmurs, at 25m2 Gallery, Verwersstraat 6, 5211 HT‘s Hertogenbosch, Netherlands, 21 October - 25 November 2017.
Posted Monday, 16th October 2017 12:10
Farafield is a field recording project at the Slade School of Fine Art. Originally set up with funds from UCL Changemakers in 2016-17, fifteen students were given travel awards to help fund a journey for the purpose of making audio field recordings. See www.ucl.ac.uk/slade/farafield/about ...
Posted Tuesday, 10th October 2017 13:31
Expressions of interest from Slade and Bartlett current students are invited to design the inaugural UCL donor recognition wall, situated in the Lower Wilkins Terrace (by the refectory and the cloisters). This is a unique project to design a permanent, public artwork at UCL. 10 artists/ designers from the Slade ...
Posted Monday, 9th October 2017 15:36
Prospective BA/BFA and MA/MFA students can now book for one of our tours, where they can visit the studios and facilities with a current student. To book, see www.ucl.ac.uk/slade/forms/tours.
Posted Monday, 2nd October 2017 16:20
Sophie Bouvier Ausländer has won Le Grand Prix 2017 of La Fondation Vaudoise pour la Culture. See www.fvpc2.ch/cms.
Posted Monday, 2nd October 2017 00:00
Adham Faramawy and Marianna Simnett have been shortlisted for the Film London Jarman Award 2017. The winner will be announced on 20 November 2017. See flamin.filmlondon.org.uk/jarman_home.
Posted Saturday, 30th September 2017 10:47
Tom Worsfold has a solo show, Felt Tip, at Recent Activity, 80–82 Floodgate Street, Digbeth, Birmingham B5 5SR, from 7 October - 18 November 2017. See recentactivity.org.uk.
Posted Wednesday, 27th September 2017 09:21
Daniel Preece is showing in Wall, Window, World, at Tregony Gallery, 58 Fore Street, Tregony, Truro, TR2 5RW. See www.tregonygallery.co.uk.
Posted Sunday, 24th September 2017 11:33
Dominic Dispirito is showing in Candy at The Dot Project, 94 Fulham Road, London, SW3 6HS, from 6 October - 26 November 2017. See http://thedotproject.com/event/candy.
Posted Thursday, 21st September 2017 17:01
Jack West has made a new artist edition, Early Bird, in collaboration with Castor London. See http://castorprojects.co.uk/editions/.
Posted Tuesday, 19th September 2017 14:13
Deborah Padfield is taking part in the International Symposium: Expressions of Pain in Kobe, Japan, on 21 November 2017.
Posted Thursday, 14th September 2017 16:56
Tim Head: Beautiful Weapons is showing at Parafin, 18 Woodstock Street,
London W1C 2AL, from 28 September - 28 November 2017. See parafin.co.uk/future-exhibitions--tim-head.html.
Posted Wednesday, 6th September 2017 17:11
Melanie Jackson has contributed a chapter to Hot Pots – a collection of artists’ writings in response to Burgess’s repeated use of a recipe for Lancashire Hot Pot in over 8 different pieces of his work. The launch is at the Whitworth Gallery Cafe, Whitworth Art Gallery, Oxford Road, Manchester ...
Posted Tuesday, 5th September 2017 18:23
We are sad to hear of the passing of artist, lecturer and Slade alumnus John Peace. See www.bmdsonline.co.uk.
Posted Monday, 4th September 2017 21:29
Edge: Situated Practice in Art, Architecture and Urbanism, a trio of events exploring the concept of situated practice in contemporary art, architecture and urbanism. Participants at the first event on 14 September 2017 at The Slade, Gower Street, London WC1H 6BT, include Leah Lovett, Florian Roithmayr and Gary Woodley. Kieren ...
Posted Tuesday, 8th August 2017 00:00
Grzegorz Stefanski has won the Ivan Juritz Prize 2017 for his video work Restraint. See www.ivanjuritzprize.co.uk/2017-winner.
Posted Monday, 7th August 2017 20:48
Phyllida Barlow, Professor Emerita, UCL fellow and UCL alumna will be representing Britain at the 57th Venice International Art Biennale in 2017. Her work Folly is on show from 13 May - 26 November 2017 at the Giardini, Venice. See venicebiennale.britishcouncil.org/2017 and www.labiennale.org/en/art/exhibition.
Posted Saturday, 5th August 2017 17:59
The Slade runs a comprehensive, bespoke careers programme for all final year students, including undergraduates, postgraduates and research students, which is industry-led and skills-based. This has been designed by Carey Young (Lecturer and current Slade Careers Liaison Tutor) using her own industry experience, research and student feedback. See www.ucl ...
Posted Wednesday, 2nd August 2017 12:03
Former tutor Tina Gverovic is representing Croatia in Horizons of Expectation at this year's Venice Biennale, at the Giardini Arsenale, from 13 May - 26 November 2017. See www.labiennale.org/en/art/exhibition/national-participations and artreview.com/news.
Posted Tuesday, 1st August 2017 10:46
Pablo Bronstein: The Rose Walk, a new permanent commission is showing at Jupiter Artland, Bonnington House Steadings, Wilkieston, Edinburgh, EH27 8BB, from 28 July 2017. See www.jupiterartland.org.
Posted Monday, 31st July 2017 23:23
Blue from Iron by David Dobson, Slade scientist-in-residence, is showing in the Material Museum (H 460mm x W 660mm x D 270mm), at the ground floor of the Slade School of Fine Art, Gower Street, London WC1E 6BT, from 7 September - 31 October 2017. See blogs.ucl.ac.uk/methods-room.
Posted Sunday, 30th July 2017 21:41
Olivia Bax, Gareth Cadwallader and Fiona Curran are showing in the Exeter Contemporary Open 2017 at Exeter Phoenix, Bradninch Place, Gandy Street, Exeter, EX4 3LS, from 10 October - 4 November 2017. See www.exetercontemporaryopen.com.
Posted Sunday, 30th July 2017 16:39
Ali Kazim has received the Mahvash and Jahangir Siddiqui Foundation Jury Prize at Pakistan’s first Karachi Biennale 2017, open to the public from 22 October - 5 November 2017. See karachibiennale.org.pk/Biennale.html.
Posted Saturday, 29th July 2017 22:15
Melanie Jackson is speaking at Journeys of Lactic Abstraction, at Lecture Theatre, University Centre Somerset, Wellington Road, Taunton TA1 5AX, from 6pm - 7.30pm on Thursday 9 November 2017. For further information and booking, see www.eventbrite.co.uk.
Posted Saturday, 29th July 2017 14:14
The book launch for Melanie Counsell's bookwork, d_a_n_k away to go, takes place at Matt's Gallery, Unit 2, 65 Decima Street, London SE1 4QR, on Tuesday 17 October, 2017, from 6:30pm - 9:00pm. See www.artmap.london/event/book-launch-melanie-counsell.
Posted Saturday, 29th July 2017 12:52