Slade School of Fine Art



In Performance: Ruins in a Landscape

Slade artist Eloise Lawson performs the work she developed during her residency as part of The composition has been reversed exhibition, at UCL Art Museum, South Cloisters, University College London, London WC1E 6BT, on Friday 17 November from 1:00pm - 2:00pm. See

Posted Monday, 6th November 2017 12:10

Slade, Students

The Composition has been Reversed - UCL Art Museum

The 9th annual UCL Art Museum/Slade collaboration takes place at UCL Art Museum, Wilkins Building, Gower Street, London WC1E 6BT, from 26 September - 18 December 2017. Slade artists Sonya Derviz, Cyrus Hung, Eloise Lawson, Amanda Rice and Grace Richardson explore the processes by which we conserve certain things for ...

Posted Tuesday, 31st October 2017 13:58


Ars 17 - Kiasma, Finland

Ed Atkins, David Blandy, Nastja Säde Rönkkö  and Charles Richardson are taking part in Ars 17, Kiasma, Mannerheiminaukio 2, FIN-00100 Helsinki, from 31 March 2017 - 14 January 2018. See

Posted Saturday, 28th October 2017 20:52


A Lawnmower in the Loft - Bruce McLean

Bruce McLean's autobiography, A Lawnmower in the Loft, is published by Bernard Jacobson Gallery and 21 Publishing on 2 November 2017. The book launch, A Lawnmower in the Loft: Bruce McLean interviews himself again (ten difficult questions), takes place at Tate Modern, Bankside, London SE1 9TG, from 7 - 8pm ...

Posted Thursday, 26th October 2017 20:45


Griffin Art Prize 2017 Shortlisted Artists Announced

Jadé Fadojutimi, Noor Qayyum and Rania Schoretsaniti have been shortlisted for the Griffin Art Prize 2017. The exhibition of shortlisted artists will show at the Griffin Art Prize 2017 exhibition at  Griffin Gallery, 21, Evesham Street, London, W11 4AJ, from 2 November - 15 December 2017. See

Posted Wednesday, 25th October 2017 22:44


Slade visit to Folkestone Triennial

Lisa Milroy and Kieren Reed organized a trip for 104 Undergraduate, Graduate and PhD students with Gary Woodley and Lewis Biggs to the Folkestone Triennial. They were welcomed by Jennifer Thatcher at The Grand Hotel on arrival with an introduction from Lewis Biggs, and later viewed a performance by Emily ...

Posted Tuesday, 24th October 2017 12:20


Lilah Fowler, 14537|9431

14537|9431, a new permanent public art commission by Lila Fowler can be seen at New Bridewell, central Bristol between Nelson Street and Rupert Street. See

Posted Wednesday, 18th October 2017 11:31


Edward Allington 24 June 1951 - 21 September 2017

We are very sad to be sharing the news that our beloved friend and colleague, and exceptional artist and professor, Edward Allington, passed away on 21 September 2017. Ed has taught at the Slade since 1990 becoming Head of Graduate Sculpture in 2000 and Professor of Sculpture in 2006. His ...

Posted Tuesday, 17th October 2017 08:09


Matters and Murmurs - Hertogenbosch

Will Kippax has a solo show, Matters and Murmurs, at 25m2 Gallery, Verwersstraat 6, 5211 HT‘s Hertogenbosch, Netherlands, 21 October - 25 November 2017.

Posted Monday, 16th October 2017 12:10

Slade, Staff, Students


Farafield is a field recording project at the Slade School of Fine Art. Originally set up with funds from UCL Changemakers in 2016-17, fifteen students were given travel awards to help fund a journey for the purpose of making audio field recordings. See ...

Posted Tuesday, 10th October 2017 13:31


Wilkins Terrace Donor Wall Competition

Expressions of interest from Slade and Bartlett current students are invited to design the inaugural UCL donor recognition wall, situated in the Lower Wilkins Terrace (by the refectory and the cloisters). This is a unique project to design a permanent, public artwork at UCL. 10 artists/ designers from the Slade ...

Posted Monday, 9th October 2017 15:36


Felt Tip - Recent Activity

Tom Worsfold has a solo show, Felt Tip, at Recent Activity, 80–82 Floodgate Street, Digbeth, Birmingham B5 5SR, from 7 October - 18 November 2017. See

Posted Wednesday, 27th September 2017 09:21


Hot Pots Launch - Whitworth Gallery Cafe

Melanie Jackson has contributed a chapter to Hot Pots – a collection of artists’ writings in response to Burgess’s repeated use of a recipe for Lancashire Hot Pot in over 8 different pieces of his work. The launch is at the Whitworth Gallery Cafe, Whitworth Art Gallery, Oxford Road, Manchester ...

Posted Tuesday, 5th September 2017 18:23


John Peace

We are sad to hear of the passing of artist, lecturer and Slade alumnus John Peace. See

Posted Monday, 4th September 2017 21:29

Staff, Alumni, Slade, PhD

Edge: Situated Practice in Art, Architecture and Urbanism

Edge: Situated Practice in Art, Architecture and Urbanism, a trio of events exploring the concept of situated practice in contemporary art, architecture and urbanism. Participants at the first event on 14 September 2017 at The Slade, Gower Street, London WC1H 6BT, include Leah Lovett, Florian Roithmayr and Gary Woodley. Kieren ...

Posted Tuesday, 8th August 2017 00:00

Slade, Staff, Students

Getting students career ready at the Slade School of Fine Art

The Slade runs a comprehensive, bespoke careers programme for all final year students, including undergraduates, postgraduates and research students, which is industry-led and skills-based. This has been designed by Carey Young (Lecturer and current Slade Careers Liaison Tutor) using her own industry experience, research and student feedback. See www.ucl ...

Posted Wednesday, 2nd August 2017 12:03