Slade School of Fine Art



vɛkst - SET New Cross

Alumnus Jos Nyreen is showing /vɛkst/, a one day exhibition on Sunday 1 August, 12-6pm, at SET New Cross, 52-54 New Cross Road, London SE14 5BD.

The exhibition includes work made with support from Svenska Kulturfonden (FIN).

Posted Friday, 30th July 2021 00:00


Testing Ground - UCL Art Museum

Testing Ground, part of the Slade's 150 celebrations, is showing at UCL Art Museum, South Cloisters, Wilkins Building, University College London, London WC1E 6BT, from 28 September 2021 - 10 June 2022. For further information see the UCL Art Museum website.

Posted Wednesday, 28th July 2021 00:00

Staff, Alumni

Phyllida Barlow: act - Highgate Cemetery

Emeritus Professor Phyllida Barlow's act, commissioned by Studio Voltaire, can be seen at The West Cemetery, Highgate Cemetery, Swain's Lane, London N6 6PJ, from 24 July - 30 August 2021. See the Studio Voltaire website for further details.

Posted Thursday, 22nd July 2021 00:00


Into Focus / RGB East in collaboration

Four Corners Into Focus projects and RGB East are delighted to present a collaborative exhibition of experimental photo works and animations at Four Corners Gallery from 28 July - 7 August 2021 at Four Corners Gallery, 121 Roman Road, London E2 0QN. See the Four Corners website for further details.

Posted Tuesday, 20th July 2021 00:00


James Leahy

We are sorry to hear of the passing of James Leahy, who was director of the Slade film unit from 1971 - 1983. See The Guardian (13 July 2021).

Posted Wednesday, 14th July 2021 00:00


Wildfires in the Lab - Online

Christina della Giustina is speaking at Wildfires in the Lab - Creative Experiments Through Art and Science  online via Zoom on Wednesday 14 July 2021. Register via Eventbrite.

Posted Friday, 9th July 2021 00:00


Bloomberg New Contemporaries 2021

Congratulations to Mataio Austin Dean, Anna Choutova, Bo Choy, Laila Majid, Seren Metcalfe, Haeji Min, Willy Nabi, Davinia-Ann Robinson, Sean Synnuck, who have been selected for Bloomberg New Contemporaries 2021! For details see the Bloomberg New Contemporaries website.

Posted Thursday, 8th July 2021 00:00


Jarman award 2021

Congratulations to alumni Larry Achiampong, Adham Faramawy and Georgina Starr, who have been shortlisted for this year's Jarman award. See The Guardian.

Posted Wednesday, 23rd June 2021 00:00


Slade Summer Shows 2021

We are pleased to announce that we have opened the Slade building to the public for the Slade Summer Show, 5 - 17 July, featuring work by our BA/BFA and MA/MFA finalists. Tickets are now sold out, but you can see our graduands' work on the Slade Degree Showcase 2021.

Posted Monday, 21st June 2021 00:00


Drawing Room Biennale 2021

Judith Goddard's drawing, Dangerous Curves – contagion i, is showing as part of the Drawing Room, Drawing Biennale 2021, from 21 May - 5 July 2021. See the Drawing Room website.

Posted Monday, 14th June 2021 00:00


Queen's Birthday Honours 2021

Congratulations to Emeritus Professor Phyllida Barlow who has been awarded a Damehood for services to art in this year's Queen's Birthday Honours.

Posted Saturday, 12th June 2021 00:00


The London Open 2022 - The Whitechapel Gallery

Congratulations to alumni Helen Benigson, Hazel Brill, Gareth Cadwallader, Ian Giles, Paula Morison, Madeleine Pledge and Candida Powell-Williams who have been selected for The Whitechapel Gallery's The London Open 2022. The artists will show at The Whitechapel Gallery in summer 2022. See The Whitechapel Gallery website.

Posted Tuesday, 8th June 2021 00:00

Students, Alumni

Hot Air - Manor Place Warehouse

Charlie Barlow, Flora Bradwell, William Braithwaite and Alexandra Searle are showing in Hot Air, presented by Bad Art, at Manor Place Warehouse, 33 Manor Place, London SE17 3BH, from 8 - 11 July 2021. See the Bad Art website.

Posted Wednesday, 2nd June 2021 00:00


Sutapa Biswas - Lumen - Baltic

Lumen, a solo show by Sutapa Biswas is showing at Baltic, Gateshead, from 26 June 2021 - 20 March 2022. See the Baltic website for further information.

Posted Thursday, 27th May 2021 00:00