Slade School of Fine Art



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

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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


Melancholia - Soundcloud interviews

Listen to our students, Kasia Depta-Garapich, Cherry Song and Ruby Wroe, speak about their work for Melancholia...

Posted Tuesday, 17th March 2020 00:00

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Terrain Vague scheduled for 26 - 28 March 2020 has been cancelled. We hope to be able to reschedule in the future.

Posted Wednesday, 11th March 2020 00:00

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EVENT CANCELLED - Colour and Poetry Day

Our Colour and Poetry Day, event scheduled for Saturday 21 March 2020 has been cancelled. We hope to reschedule in the future.

Posted Wednesday, 11th March 2020 00:00

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Inaugural Lecture - Jayne Parker

Jayne Parker, Professor of Fine Art, delivers her Inaugural Lecture: Light, Film, Sound, Stone. This event has been postponed until Autumn 2021.

Posted Tuesday, 10th March 2020 00:00


Earthly Bodies Book Launch

The book Launch Event for 'Earthly Bodies', examining the work of Nayoung Jeong, published by Slade Press takes place at the Korean Cultural Centre UK, Grand Buildings, 1-3 Strand, London WC2N 5BW, on Tuesday 17 March at 6 pm.

Posted Monday, 9th March 2020 00:00