Slade School of Fine Art



Class of 2020 Lydia Makin

Read BA Fine Art final-year student Lydia Makin's interview about her work as part of the Class of 2020 feature on the a-n website.

Posted Tuesday, 19th May 2020 00:00


Contemporary Art Lecture - Oscar Murillo

Our Slade Contemporary Art Lecture series continues with Oscar Murillo on Wednesday 20 May at 5pm via Microsoft Teams.

Posted Thursday, 14th May 2020 00:00


Printmaking as an introduction to university

Read BA Fine Art Student, Mataio Austin Dean's account of his experience running etching workshops on UCL's Public Engagement blog.

Posted Wednesday, 13th May 2020 00:00


Alongside - Dryden Goodwin

Dryden Goodwin's film Alongside is now available to watch online. Join him in conversation about the film at 7pm on Tuesday 12 May via Zoom.


Posted Monday, 11th May 2020 00:00


Artist Support Pledge

Artist Support Pledge, an initiative on instagram by Matthew Burrow to support artist during the pandemic. Artists are invited to sell work for up to £200 and each time £1000 is reached, they pledge to buy another artist's work. #artistsupportpledge  Many artists' work can be seen online, including this piece from alumna Diane Chappalley's series of works 'Anxious Flowers'. See

Posted Wednesday, 6th May 2020 00:00


David Leverett

We are sorry to hear of the passing of David Leverett (1938 - 2020). He taught printmaking at the Slade for many years until his retirement.

Posted Monday, 27th April 2020 00:00


Pollock-Krasner Foundation Grant

Many congratulations to Katy Kirbach who is a recipient of a Pollock-Krasner Foundation Grant for 2020-21!

Posted Wednesday, 22nd April 2020 00:00


Isolation Interviews - Brooke Benington

Brooke Benington have published Isolation Interviews with alumni Anna Joy Reading, Jean-Philippe Dordolo and Olivia Bax.

Posted Monday, 20th April 2020 00:00


Dear World Project

Work by Rutie Borthwick & Rebecca James, Harley Kuyck-Cohen, Nicole Morris, Giulia Ricci and Julia Vogl can be seen online in Dear World Project, a cross-disciplinary public engagement collaboration that explores mental health, its diagnosis, and the use of labels often associated with feelings and emotions. See the Dear World Project website.

Posted Monday, 20th April 2020 00:00


a-n Artist Bursaries 2020

Congratulations to Yva Jung who has been awarded an a-n Artist Bursary for 2020. The bursary will fund a residency in Felixstowe, which will culminate in a performance and video work exploring themes of journeys, borders and encounters. See the a-n website.

Posted Thursday, 16th April 2020 00:00



PHYLLIDA! A film by Third Channel of Phyllida Barlow preparing for her 2019 ‘cul-de-sac’ exhibition at the Royal Academy can be seen online on YouTube.

Posted Monday, 6th April 2020 00:00

Staff, Slade

Colour and Poetry Day 2020

Today, 21st March, is International Colour Day & World Poetry Day. Associate Professor Jo Volley, would like to share with you this piece of text that fairly encapsulates the spirit of it for her.

Posted Saturday, 21st March 2020 00:00