Slade School of Fine Art


Staff, Alumni

Objects of the Misanthropocene - Octagon Gallery

Objects of the Misanthropocene: Unearthing futures (2022), curated by former Slade Scientist-in-Residence Dean Sully, and Jo Volley, is showing at the Octagon Gallery, Wilkins Buidling, UCL, Gower Street, London WC1E 6BT, from 26 September 2022 - 10 February 2023. See the UCL Culture website for details.

Posted Monday, 26th September 2022 00:00


Fevers, Frets, and Futures - POSTPONED

In view of the recent death of Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II, we have decided to postpone this week’s conference and reschedule the event, probably to next summer.

Posted Wednesday, 7th September 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


No Escape - IMT Gallery

Thomson & Craighead are showing No Escape at IMT Gallery, Unit 2/210, Cambridge Heath Road, London E2 9NQ from 18 March - 1 May 2022. Check the IMT Gallery website for opening hours.

Posted Monday, 7th March 2022 00:00

Staff, Students, Alumni

KQ Private View: Slade 150

Join the KQ for this Virtual Private View in collaboration with the UCL Slade School of Art, from 3-4pm on Wednesday 9 March, to hear staff and students discuss the exhibitions Slade 150 Past, Present, Future, Testing Ground and Print Pals. Book via Eventbrite.

Posted Friday, 25th February 2022 00:00

Staff, Alumni

Jade Fadojutimi - Venice Biennale

Congratulations to Jadé Fadojutimi, who has been selected to participate in the 2022 Venice Biennale. She takes part in the 59th International Art Exhibition, open from 23 April - 27 November 2022 at the Giardini and the Arsenale. See the Venice Biennale website.

Posted Wednesday, 16th February 2022 00:00

Staff, Alumni

The World We Live In: Art and the Urban Environment - Leicester Museum and Art Gallery

Work by Michael Andrews, Lisa Milroy, Eduardo Paolozzi and Rachel Whiteread is showing as part of the Arts Council Collection Touring Exhibition, The World We Live In: Art and the Urban Environment at Leicester Museum and Art Gallery, 53 New Walk, Leicester LE1 7EA, from 5 February 2022 - 1 January 2023. See the Leicester Museum and Art Gallery website.

Posted Wednesday, 16th February 2022 00:00


Virtual Studio Visits article - Art Monthly

Carey Young and Karin Ruggaber reflect on the pandemic-enforced increase in online studio visits and consider the phenomenon within a wider artistic context as part of a roundtable discussion on virtual studio visits featured in this month's Art Monthly.

Posted Monday, 31st January 2022 00:00

Staff, Alumni, Slade

Spineless Wonders II - Online

Spineless Wonders II: Community Presses; Multilingualism and Translation; Ephemera and the Environment. The second of a 3-day series of events presenting research on small press publications. Friday 18 February 2022, via Zoom. Tickets via Eventbrite.

Posted Monday, 31st January 2022 00:00

Staff, Alumni, Slade

Slade Women Symposium - Online

This symposium will offer historical perspectives alongside contemporary views through the celebration of the work of those who have identified as women artists who studied at the Slade. Wednesday, 9 February, 2-5pm via Zoom. Reserve via Eventbrite.

Posted Monday, 31st January 2022 00:00


Chemical City - MIMA

Onya McCausland is showing in Chemical City at MIMA, Centre Square, Middlesbrough TS1 2AZ, from 26 November 2021 - 24 April 2022. See the MIMA website for details.

Posted Thursday, 25th November 2021 00:00


Screening and Conversation: Foxfire Eins - UCL European Institute

Four short films, Foxfire Eins, by Jayne Parker, lasting 30 minutes in total is showing as part of the Screening and Conversation: Foxfire Eins co-hosted by the UCL European Institute and UCL IAS (Institute of Advanced Studies), on Thursday 25 November 2021, from 5–7 pm. The screening will be followed by a conversation between Jayne, academic, filmmaker and musician Graham Riach and librarian-musician Tabitha Tuckett. Places limited due to covid restrictions. Register via MailChimp

Posted Tuesday, 9th November 2021 00:00

Staff, Alumni

Art, Access and Agency: Online Conference - University of Pretoria

Dr Johan Thom and Dr Deborah Padfield are speaking at Art, Access and Agency - Art Sites of Enabling jointly presented by The Transformation Directorate and The School of the Arts in the Faculty of Humanities at the University of Pretoria, on 7 - 9 October 2021.

Posted Friday, 1st October 2021 00:00

Staff, Alumni, Slade

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