Slade School of Fine Art



Ben Barbour - Qatar UK 2013

As part of Qatar UK 2013 Year of Culture, Ben Barbour is travelling on Q-Flex Liquid Natural Gas tanker from Qatar to Wales tracing the historic pearl route, from 17 July - 5 August 2013, documenting his journey in a book. The journey will culminate in exhibitions at Katara Cultural Village ...

Posted Saturday, 31st August 2013 22:32


Sculpture Season - UCL Grant Museum of Zoology

Sculpture Season at UCL Grant Museum of Zoology, Rockefeller Building, University College London, University Street, WC1E 6DE, is showing from 5 June - 31 August 2013, 1 - 5pm. Sculpture students from the Slade School of Fine Art at UCL have been invited to create works in response to the Museum’s ...

Posted Saturday, 31st August 2013 14:11


Open Arts Journal - Issue 1

An essay about Melanie Jackson's work, Parallel editing, multi-positionality and maximalism – cosmopolitan effects as explored in some art works by Melanie Jackson and Vivienne Dick, by Rachel Garfield is in Open Arts Journal - Issue 1, published by Department of Art History at The Open University. See

Posted Monday, 12th August 2013 21:19

Staff, Students

Open Cube - White Cube, Mason's Yard

Martin John Callanan and Nuno Direitinho are showing at Open Cube: Curated by Adriano Pedrosa at White Cube, Mason's Yard, 25 – 26 Mason's Yard, London SW1Y 6BU, from 12 July – 21 September 2013. See

Posted Sunday, 11th August 2013 14:37


Saatchi New Sensations 2013

Recent graduates Dana Ariel, Seán Boylan, Motoko Ishibashi and Sungfeel Yun are on the longlist for New Sensations 2013. The New Sensations UK 2013 exhibition will take place in October 2013 at B1, Victoria House, London WC1B 4DA. See

Posted Tuesday, 6th August 2013 09:32


Carey Young - Subject to Contract

Subject to Contract presents an overview of Carey Young’s works from 2003 to 2013, including essays by Martha Buskirk, Raphael Gygax, and Tirdad Zolghadr is published on 15 September 2013. The monograph is published by JRP | Ringier and is produced in association with Legal Fictions, Carey Young's solo ...

Posted Monday, 5th August 2013 18:44


21st Century: Graduate Screening - Chisenhale Gallery

Lucy Beech, Jenna Bliss, Ren Garden, Michal Rubin, Marianna Simnett and Sophie Cundale are showing in 21st Century: Graduate Screening at Chisenhale Gallery, 64 Chisenhale Road, London E3 5QZ, at 7pm on Thursday 29 August 2013. See

Posted Wednesday, 31st July 2013 21:37

Slade, Staff

Jo Volley wins Provost's Teaching Awards 2013

Congratulations to Senior Lecturer Jo Volley one of the winners of this year's Provost's Teaching Awards. The Awards were set up to celebrate the best of pedagogic prowess at UCL and to reward staff who are making outstanding contributions to the learning experience and success of our students ...

Posted Wednesday, 31st July 2013 18:54


Larry Achiampong and Brian Shimkovitz - Starr Auditorium, Tate Modern

Larry Achiampong and Awesome Tapes From Africa founder Brian Shimkovitz will be in conversation about their recent projects and approaches to collecting, producing and presenting music from Africa at the Starr Auditorium, Tate Modern, Bankside, London SE1 9TG, at 6pm Friday 2nd August 2013.

Posted Wednesday, 31st July 2013 12:08


Benedict Drew - The Onesie Cycle

Benedict Drew is showing The Onesie Cycle at Two Queens, 2 Queen Street, Leicester, LE1 1QW, from 9 - 31 August 2013. This coincides with a newly commissioned exhibition and online artwork at Phoenix, 4 Midland Street, Leicester LE1 1TG, from 9 August - 7 September 2013. See and ...

Posted Tuesday, 30th July 2013 21:10


Sinta Tantra - The Eccentricity of Zero

Sinta Tantra is showing The Eccentricity of Zero, a new sculpture to celebrate the work of female sculptors, marking the second year of the collaboration between the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea and the Royal British Society of Sculptors. The sculpture is on display in Napoleon Garden, Holland Park ...

Posted Monday, 29th July 2013 21:00


New British - The Lloyd's Club

Ernesto Canovas, Yun Kyung Jeong, Alec Kronacker and Nadine Mahoney are showing in New British 2013 at Lloyd's Club 42 Crutched Friars, London EC3N 2AP, from 5 July - 12 September 2013. See

Posted Friday, 26th July 2013 11:35


William Coldstream Memorial Prize 2013

The Slade School of Fine Art is delighted to announce that Motoko Ishibashi and Mariana Simnett are recipients of this year's William Coldstream Memorial Prize. This is an annual purchase prize which enables UCL Art Museum to acquire work by Slade School of Fine Art Students, recognizing a student ...

Posted Wednesday, 24th July 2013 21:22


KALEID 2013 - The Art Academy

Artist's books by Oona Grimes and Sophie Lascelles, Vanessa Visual and Virginia Verbal (Connie Butler and Lauren Godfrey) and John Walters are on sale at KALEID 2013 at The Art Academy, Mermaid Court, 165A Borough High Street, London, SE1 1HR on Saturday 20th July, 11am-7pm. See ...

Posted Friday, 19th July 2013 14:51


John Walter - Arch Studentship

John Walter has been awarded an AHRC Studentship in the department of Architecture and the Built Environment at Westminster University; his research project is titled ‘Alien Sex Club – How architecture affects the mind and body in cruising and alternatives to antiretroviral therapy’. See

Posted Friday, 19th July 2013 14:40


«A Tri«Lick» - Peer Gallery

Sarah Bowker-Jones is showing in «A Tri«Lick» at Peer, 97 & 99 Hoxton Street, London N1 6QL, from 20 July - 14 September 2013. See

Posted Friday, 19th July 2013 14:35


Ceri Hands Gallery Summer Fete

Sarah Bowker-Jones, Rebecca Lennon and John Walter are showing at the Ceri Hands Gallery Summer Fete on Saturday 17 August 2013, 12noon - 6pm. See

Posted Friday, 19th July 2013 14:31


Will Schneider-White

Will Schneider-White has been made a fellow of Hamiltonian Gallery, 1353 U Street NW, Suite 101, Washington, DC 20009. He will be showing alongside four other new fellows in new. (now) in August 2013. See

Posted Wednesday, 17th July 2013 16:23