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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

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Slade Undergraduate Admissions Q&A

Find out about our BA/BFA Fine Art at Slade Undergraduate Admissions Live Q&A, on Thursday 17 December at either 2 - 2.45pm GMT or 6 - 6.45pm GMT.

Posted Wednesday, 9th December 2020 00:00

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Graduation 2020

Congratulations to everyone who has graduated from the Slade this year! We are very proud of you and your achievements at the Slade. Watch the video of this year's Zoom graduation on YouTube.

Posted Tuesday, 3rd November 2020 00:00

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Sally Jacobs

We were sad to hear of the passing of Sally Jacobs, who taught on the Slade Theatre Design course in the 1980s and 1990s. Her work included designs for the Royal Opera House and RSC, including Peter Brooks' A Midsummer Night's Dream. See The Guardian for more about Sally Jacobs' life and work.

Posted Tuesday, 18th August 2020 00:00

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Arts Council New Acquisitions 2019/20

Works by alumna Jess Flood-Paddock and Grace Schwindt are included in the Art Council Collection New Acquisitions 2019/20. Works generously gifted by the estate of Ed Allington (1951-2017) have also been added to the Arts Council Collection. See the Arts Council announcement.

Posted Thursday, 30th July 2020 00:00

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Slade statement on institutional racism

We are committed to addressing systemic racism within the Slade through a series of actions to instigate fundamental and long-term changes to our staffing and curricula. Central to these changes is how we support our Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic students and staff.

Posted Wednesday, 22nd July 2020 00:00

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Cass Art Prize award

Congratulations to BA/BFA Painting 2020 graduates Lulua Alyahya, Shailee Mehta and Nooka Shepherd, who won a Cass Art Painting Prize 2020: Slade School of Fine Art. Thank you to Cass Art for awarding the prizes.

Posted Friday, 3rd July 2020 00:00

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When is a colourant not a colourant? Talk

When is a colourant not a colourant? Dr Emma Richardson, from NPL, presents an introduction to dyes, the origin of colour and the affect of other factors on the dyeing process, on Friday 26 June at 4.30pm on Microsoft Teams. Join the talk on Microsoft Teams.

Posted Friday, 26th June 2020 00:00

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Make an Impression - collaboration between the Slade and UCL Culture

In its second year, Make an Impression II showcases 86 drypoint and chine-collé prints made by six east London schools and colleges. These were made during a printmaking engagement programme delivered in partnership with UCL Culture and The Slade School of Fine Art.

Posted Thursday, 25th June 2020 00:00

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Slade Degree Showcase 2020

In light of the current situation, Slade School of Fine Art is hosting an online Slade Degree Showcase for the students graduating this year. The online platform is an opportunity to celebrate the work of students graduating, before a celebratory physical exhibition next year.

Posted Wednesday, 3rd June 2020 00:00