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Portfolio upload instructions

MA/MFA applicants for entry 2022-2023. Those who applied before the deadline on 5 January 2022, should have received an email inviting them to upload their portfolio. Please see our video with instructions to help you with this process.

Posted Monday, 10th January 2022 00:00

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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

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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

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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

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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

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Testing Ground

As part of the Slade 150 anniversary, the UCL Art Museum hosts the exhibition Testing Ground from 29 September 2021 - 10 June 2022. See Testing Ground on Slade 150 for further information.

Posted Thursday, 30th September 2021 00:00

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Slade 150 Launch Event - 4 October 2021

To mark the start of the Slade’s 150th anniversary year, we will be hosting an online launch event on 4 October, which will mark the start of the celebrations and introduce the events that will follow through the year. Tickets via Eventbrite.

Posted Tuesday, 14th September 2021 00:00

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Slade at UCL Open City Documentary Festival

On its eleventh edition, the Open City Documentary Festival will run 8-14 September in London and 13-23 September online. This year there are several events in relation to Slade 150, the Slade's 150th anniversary.

Posted Monday, 6th September 2021 00:00

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Slade Summer Show September 2021

Our second summer show, featuring our 2020 graduating artists takes place from 4 - 14 September 2021, Monday - Saturday, 10am - 5:30pm, at the Slade School of Fine Art, UCL, Gower Street, London WC1E 6BT. Booking essential via UCL Ticketing.

Posted Friday, 6th August 2021 00:00

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Testing Ground - UCL Art Museum

Testing Ground, part of the Slade's 150 celebrations, is showing at UCL Art Museum, South Cloisters, Wilkins Building, University College London, London WC1E 6BT, from 28 September 2021 - 10 June 2022. For further information see the UCL Art Museum website.

Posted Wednesday, 28th July 2021 00:00

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James Leahy

We are sorry to hear of the passing of James Leahy, who was director of the Slade film unit from 1971 - 1983. See The Guardian (13 July 2021).

Posted Wednesday, 14th July 2021 00:00

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Slade Summer Shows 2021

We are pleased to announce that we have opened the Slade building to the public for the Slade Summer Show, 5 - 17 July, featuring work by our BA/BFA and MA/MFA finalists. Tickets are now sold out, but you can see our graduands' work on the Slade Degree Showcase 2021.

Posted Monday, 21st June 2021 00:00

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The hidden value of the arts in levelling up - UCL Public Policy

In The hidden value of the arts in levelling up, In The hidden value of the arts in levelling up, Sarah Munro (Director, Baltic), Jo Townshend (Principal Partnerships Manager (Creative Sectors), UCL Innovation & Enterprise) Kieren Reed (Director, Slade School of Fine Art, UCL) and Audrey Tan (UCL Public Policy) reflect on the value of arts and culture and explore how we can leverage the opportunities within the creative industries to advance thinking on creative careers, place-based interventions and employment.

Posted Monday, 8th March 2021 00:00

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Slade School of Fine Art 150th Anniversary: Slade 150

This autumn, the Slade will celebrate 150 years of fine art teaching and research with a varied programme of events which reflect on the past, showcase the present, and look ahead to the future.

Posted Monday, 1st March 2021 00:00

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UCL East Provost Art Prize 2021

Before stepping down as President & Provost of UCL, Professor Michael Arthur launched the new UCL East Provost Art Prize.

Posted Wednesday, 3rd February 2021 00:00