Slade School of Fine Art




Uncle Vern's Dog - Gallery North

Alumni Fracesca Anfossi, Rebecca Birch, Katerina Botsari, Sarah Bowker-Jones, Joe Clark, Rachael MacArthur, William Stein, Laura Taylor and Sarah Kate Wilson are showing in Uncle Vern's Dog at Gallery North, Squires Building, Sandyford Road, Northumbria University, Newcastle, NE1 8ST from 5 April - 3 May 2013. See http://gn.northumbria ...

Posted Thursday, 21st March 2013 14:37


Paint Club Symposium

Paint Club Research Student Network is staging a Visual Symposium to be held at Beaconsfield, 22 Newport Street, London SE11 6AY, from 11am - 8pm on Friday 26 April 2013. Speakers include Slade alumus Ian Kiaer. This one-day event, focusing on Painting as research, will be a valuable opportunity for PhD ...

Posted Wednesday, 20th March 2013 16:18


The Great Deptford Art Auction

Daniel Preece has donated a piece to The Great Deptford Art Auction in aid of MIND at Number 82, 82 Tanners Hill, London SE8 4PN, from 6.30pm onwards on Friday 22 March 2013. See

Posted Tuesday, 19th March 2013 23:40


Head to Head - Castlefield Gallery

Lecturer Hayley Newman is showing in Head to Head at Castlefield Gallery, 2 Hewitt Street, Manchester M15 4GB from 1 March - 7 April 2013. There is a  panel discussion between Hayley Newman and Emily Speed chaired by independent curator Bridget Crone from 3.30-5pm on Saturday 23 March 2013.

Posted Monday, 18th March 2013 12:27


"till the smoke goes out" - Andrea Winkler

Andrea Winkler is showing "till the smoke goes out" at o.T. Raum für aktuelle Kunst, Kunstpavillon, Sälistrasse 24, 6005 Lucerne, Switzerland from 24 February - 6 April 2013. There is an artist's talk on Saturday March 23, 5pm with Nadia Schneider Willen, curator. See

Posted Monday, 18th March 2013 09:51

Slade, Alumni, Staff

Cinema as Object Study Day

Staff members, Judith Goddard, Graham Gussin, Jayne Parker and Jon Thomson and students, Rachel Haines, Shen Xin and Milou van der Maaden and alumni Malin Stahl and Anne Tallentire are taking part in Cinema as Object: study day and exhibition at the Slade Resarch Centre, Woburn Square, London WC1H 0AB ...

Posted Saturday, 16th March 2013 19:28


Marcia Farquhar's Flaxman Exchange 11-16 March 2013

Alumna Marcia Farquhar's Flaxman Exchange is UCL Art museum's inaugural Flaxman Gallery artist commission. Artist Marcia Farquhar will lead, or mislead, a tour of the newly refurbished Flaxman Gallery and other significant spaces of UCL.

Posted Thursday, 14th March 2013 22:40

Alumni, Students

Big Egg Hunt - Covent Garden

MFA Painting students Cecily Tattersall and Sarah Cameron and alumna Hannah Luxton have eggs on show in The Big Egg Hunt, which is in St Enoch Square, Glasgow from 15 - 20 March 2013 and Covent Garden, London from 22 March - 1 April 2013. The event, which has toured Britain, features ...

Posted Thursday, 14th March 2013 18:06


Be a Man!

Ali Kazim is showing in Be a Man! at Sumarria Lunn, 36 South Molton Lane, Mayfair, London W1K 5AB, from 14 March - 19 April 2013. See

Posted Saturday, 9th March 2013 17:41


Slade Archive in UCL News

There is an article about the Slade Archive Project, between the Slade School of Fine Art and UCL Centre for Digital Humanities, on

Posted Friday, 8th March 2013 20:02


We Object! - Aid and Abet, Cambridge

Benedict Drew has curated We Object! featuring work by alumni Angus Braithwaite, Nicholas Brooks, Benedict Drew and Rebecca Lennon, plus text by Phil Thompson at Aid and Abet, The Station, Cambridge CB1 from 15 March – 13 April 2013. See

Posted Tuesday, 5th March 2013 21:45


Annual Conference for the British Association of South Asian Studies - Amna Malik

Dr Amna Malik is giving a paper, Islamic art and modernism, aesthetics as nation building in Anwar Jalal Shemza's paintings of the 1950s and 1960s, at The Annual Conference for the British Association of South Asian Studies at the University of Leeds, Leeds LS2 9JT, 3-5 April 2013. See ...

Posted Tuesday, 5th March 2013 12:27


Mark Barker at Locomotion

Mark Barker as a solo show at Locomotion, 92 Lower Clapton Road,
London E5 0QR from 9 - 30 March 2013. Locomotion is a new project space in Clapton, London, initiated by Slade Alumni Anna Bunting-Branch, Mark Barker, Alec Kronacker, Nicole Morris, Terence McCormack and Edward Thomasson.

Posted Monday, 4th March 2013 11:29


Lisa Milroy - Geisha Grooming

Lecturer Lisa Milroy is showing a short animation, Geisha Grooming, which she made with film-maker Paul Bush, at the Paul Bush Compilation at 4pm on Sunday 10 March 2013 at the ICA, The Mall, London SW1Y 5AH. See

Posted Sunday, 3rd March 2013 21:07


Black Maria Showcase

Holly Slingsby is among the artists performing in the Black Maria Showcase, an evening of of seven different performances ranging from video art, performing and music, urban and folk musicians, from 9.00 - 11.30pm on Wednesday 6 March 2013 at Black Maria in the The Crossing, 1 Granary Square ...

Posted Sunday, 3rd March 2013 20:49


Joe Bampton

We are saddened to learn of the passing of Joe Bampton who graduated from BA Fine Art Media in 1996. A tribute can be found on

Posted Thursday, 28th February 2013 14:29


A Conversation with Lorenza Mazzetti - EVENT FULLY BOOKED

A Conversation with Lorenza Mazzetti, including  rare screenings of her two London films K (1954) and Together (1956) is taking place at Birkbeck Viewing Theatre, 46 Gordon Square, London WC1 0PH, from 3.00 - 5.30pm on Thursday 14 March 2013. Please note that the event is fully booked.

Posted Wednesday, 27th February 2013 12:51


Skin in the Game

Alumnus Sean Hillen has participated in Donald Taylor Black’s new Irish Film Board-funded documentary, Skin in the Game, which examines the current financial crisis through responses of a number of artists who are using it as subject matter for their work. The film will be screened at the Irish ...

Posted Tuesday, 26th February 2013 14:19

Slade, Students

Provost's Portrait Competition

Martine Poppe is the winner of the Provost's portrait competition, to commemorate the end of UCL Provost Malcolm Grant's term of office, funded by UCL alumnus Mr Vincent Cheung. The result was announced on 25 February 2013.

Posted Tuesday, 26th February 2013 10:55