Slade School of Fine Art



Martin John Callanan - Wars During My Lifetime

Martin John Calllanan has created a new work for the Whitstable Biennale 2012, Wars During My Lifetime, which lists on newsprint all the wars that have taken place over his lifetime. The newspaper is available from Whitstable Library, Elliotts Coffee Shop, Tea & Times, and Harbour News, throughout the festival. From ...

Posted Wednesday, 5th September 2012 11:44


Lindsay Seers - Nowhere Less Now

Lindsay Seers: Nowhere Less Now, commissioned by Artangel, at the The Tin Tabernacle, 12-16 Cambridge Avenue, London NW6 5BA from 8 September - 21 October 2012 (booking essential). See

Posted Sunday, 2nd September 2012 22:40


Thomson and Craighead - Our Mutual Friends

Jon Thomson of Thomson and Craighead are showing More Songs of Innocence and of Experience as part of the Film & Video Umbrella exhibition, 'Our Mutual Friends' launching online and for an event at Jerwood Space, London on 30th August 2012. See and you can view online versions ...

Posted Sunday, 2nd September 2012 22:25


Carol Wyss wins The John Ruskin Prize 2012

Congratulations to Carol Wyss who has won The John Ruskin Prize 2012. Slade alumni Adrian Pritchard was also shortlisted. The accompanying exhibition, The John Ruskin Prize 2012: A New Look at Nature work by sixteen short-listed artists is showing at The Brantwood Trust, Coniston, Cumbria LA21 8AD from 8 September ...

Posted Sunday, 2nd September 2012 22:16


Susan Collins, Seascape - Osterwalder's Art Office

Susan Collins Seascape is showing at Hamburg Galleries, Osterwalder´s Art Office,
Isestrasse 37, 20144 Hamburg, Germany from 9 September - 9 November 2012. The project presents a visual exploration into the natural cycles of tide, time and light across the South East coast of England. Seascape was commissioned by Film ...

Posted Thursday, 30th August 2012 22:13

Alumni, Staff

Jarman Award 2012

Jon Thomson (Thomson and Craighead), Benedict Drew and Aura Satz are amongst those nominated for the Jarman Award 2012. The winner will be announced at a special event on Tuesday 6 November at London's Whitechapel Gallery. See

Posted Thursday, 30th August 2012 10:29


David Blandy - Odysseys

David Blandy is showing Odysseys, a major exhibition of his recent work, at Phoenix Brighton, 10 - 14 Waterloo Place, Brighton BN2 9NB, from 1 -23 September 2012. There is an artist's talk on Saturday 1 September. See

Posted Sunday, 26th August 2012 22:32


Conrad Shawcross - Metamorphosis: Titian 2012

Conrad Shawcross' new work Trophy, made for the National Gallery, is showing in Metamorphosis: Titian 2012 a unique collaboration between the National Gallery and The Royal Opera House at the National Gallery, Trafalgar Square, London WC2N 5DN from 11 July – 23 September 2012. The exhibition also features new work by ...

Posted Friday, 10th August 2012 18:20


Deborah Padfield wins art prize at British Pain Society Conference 2012

Deborah Padfield, PhD student at the Slade and UCLH artist in residence, has won first prize in an art competition held in conjunction with the annual scientific meeting of the British Pain Society in April 2012. The winning image was originally shown in Mask:Mirror:Membrane at the Menier Gallery ...

Posted Friday, 10th August 2012 09:36

Staff, Students

Videoooooh - Slade Research Centre

Videoooooh, a Slade Olympic-related initiative is showing at the Slade Research Centre, Woburn Square, London WC1H 0AB from 12noon - 5pm, 24 July - 3 August 2012. It includes one minute videos by Charles Gouldsbourgh, Henrietta Simson/Jo Volley, Hira Mansur, Liz Rideal, Luke Schroder, Michael Duffy, Patrick White, Pippa Connolly, Rebecca ...

Posted Thursday, 9th August 2012 12:39

Alumni, Staff

Whitstable Biennale 2012

Alumni Angus H Braithwaite, Phil Coy, Benedict Drew and Emma Hart, and staff members Martin John Callanan and Kieren Reed are showing at the Whitstable Biennale 2012, at various venues in Whitstable from 1 - 16 September 2012. See

Posted Wednesday, 8th August 2012 18:54


This is London - Shizaru Gallery

Michael Ajerman, Eloise Fornieles, Nick Hornby, Emila Izquierdo, Hyo Myoung Kim, Saad Qureshi, Mohammed Qasim Ashfaq, Gideon Rubin are showing in This is London at Shizaru Gallery, 112 Mount Street, London W1K 2TU, from 25 July - 28 September 2012. See

Posted Monday, 6th August 2012 21:19


Creative Cities Collection

Ali Kazim, Daniel Preece, Saad Qureshi and Julia Vogl are showing in the Creative Cities Collection Fine Arts Exhibition at Exhibition Hall I and II,  Barbican Arts Centre, Silk St London EC2Y 8DS from 2 - 8 August 2012. See

Posted Monday, 30th July 2012 14:19


Elly Cho - Times Square

Elly Cho is showing Visual Kinematics: a state of mind (No.10), 2011 (excerpt) as part of the Times Square Midnight Moment in Times Square, New York, NY, USA from 1 - 31 July 2012, every night at 11.57pm. See

Posted Wednesday, 18th July 2012 10:39


Martin Creed - All the Bells Work No 1197

Martin Creed's All the Bells, Work No 1197, a three-minute chorus of bells, will be rung out across Britain to signal the start of the first day of the London 2012 Olympic Games at 8am on Friday 27 July 2012. See

Posted Saturday, 14th July 2012 12:26


Denis Masi - BT ArtBox

Denis Masi's work Dreams, Desires, Decisions, can be seen Central St Giles, London WC1 as part of BT ArtBox, a celebration of the iconic red telephone box. The BT ArtBoxes will be auctioned off at Sotherby's with proceeds going to Childline. See

Posted Monday, 9th July 2012 22:29