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Class of 2020: Olive Ashford

BA (Hons) Fine Art at Kingston School of Art. “During the physical act of making within my practice visual material is distorted as it passes from one medium to the next. I might start with a photograph; this image could […]

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UWE Bristol Showcase 2020

University of the West of England, Showcase 2020, 1 August 2020. Emerging creative talent in extraordinary times. From 1 August, join us in celebrating our new talent in Showcase 2020, featuring the work of our graduating students.  Launching on 1 August […]

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Class of 2020: Shonagh Kelly

BA (Hons) Fine Art, University of Dundee, Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design. “My degree show work is an exploration of aesthetics inside religious buildings. I focus on everyday and mundane objects that are usually completely forgotten and […]

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Class of 2020: Morgan Black

BA (Hons) Fine Art, University of Dundee, Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design. “As a gender non-conforming artist, my work embraces non-binary bodies and being, and challenges hetereonormativity in art, culture and society, whilst breaking down barriers between […]

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Class of 2020: Shawna Milligan

BA (Hons) Fine Art, University of Dundee, Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design. “While the main themes throughout my practice are predominantly about experimentation and freedom of expression there is also a depiction between human and non-human identities […]

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Class of 2020: Holly Watkins

BA (Hons) Fine Art Mixed Media, University of Westminster. “What would it be like if your phone screen could think and feel? What might it say to you? What information would it know?” Treating the human body as a ‘vessel […]

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Class of 2020: Ruth Heaton

Graduate Diploma in Fine Art, West Dean College of Arts and Conservation “My work explores spatial complexity and perception, architectonic composition and colour.” Ruth Heaton’s work consciously explores boundaries and crossovers between two- and three-dimensional practice. Sculptural lines transfer over into […]

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Degree Show: Swansea College of Art Summer Show 2020

Swansea College of Art UWTSD, SCA Summer Show 2020, 10 July 2020. Challenging times inspire creative people to find innovative solutions; to explore the art of the possible. For the students and staff at Swansea College of Art (UWTSD), the most […]

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Class of 2020: Miya Browne

BA (Hons) Fine Art Mixed Media, University of Westminster. “Rejecting colour and femininity I choose to use an achromatic palette. Dressed in black overalls – builder aesthetic – I am ready to go to work. Domestic feminine abilities are present […]

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Degree Show: UCLan Virtually Made It

University of Central Lancashire, BA (Hons) Fine Art. 16 July –  15 August 2020. UCLan Degree Shows Launch (2pm, 16 July 2020) includes a welcome, followed by the annual awards. Finishing with an immersive gallery experience where you can connect with students. […]

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Class of 2020: Thomas Kershaw

BA (Hons) Fine Art, The University of Central Lancashire (UCLan). “My work is a deconstruction of classical art imagery, taking references from sculptures and paintings found in museums and art galleries across the UK. I use oil paint along with […]

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Class of 2020: Layla Green

BA (Hons) Fine Art, University Of Central Lancashire (UCLan). “I am interested in the consequences of our need to constantly feel connected. My painting expresses how social media influences our personal relationships and daily functions, making symbolic reference to the ominous effects […]

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Degree Show: West Dean Fine Art Show 2020

West Dean College of Arts and Conservation, Graduate Diploma Fine Art, MFA. 13 July 2020 – January 2021. For the first time, graduating students from the Fine Art programmes at West Dean College of Arts and Conservation will be hosting […]

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Class of 2020: Lauren-Marie Haywood

BA (Hons) Fine Art Mixed Media, University of Westminster. “My work interrogates the intersection between blackness and womanhood, encouraging black women to see the beauty in our melanin and heritage. Bittersweet yet empowering, it serves to examine the history behind […]

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Class of 2020: Anna-Louise Mulvenna

BA (Hons) Fine Art (Painting and Printmaking), Glasgow School of Art. “I make paintings by collaging ideas I have from different films, books, magazines, artworks and album covers. I like to combine visuals that often don’t relate and paint using […]

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Class of 2020: Alice Clarke

BA (Hons) Fine Art, Nottingham Trent University. “Personal influences remain as just that, it is important for them to remain as hints so that viewer can have their own experiences with the work.” Alice Clarke explores the processes within making […]

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Class of 2020: Georgia Duncan

BA (Hons) Fine Art, Nottingham Trent University “I want to interrogate what a landscape can be,” says Georgia Duncan, who combines painting and drawing in her practice to experiment with depth and depiction. Beginning with fast, playful and gestural watercolour, […]

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Class of 2020: Madeline Denny-Gelder

BA (Hons) Fine Art, Nottingham Trent University. Madeline Denny-Gelder is an artist who primarily works with clay, drawn to the material for its tactile nature and clear sense of touch manipulation. She explains: “I use the material to explore an […]

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Class of 2020: Degree Show on Mars

Liverpool John Moores University BA Fine Art students are staging their final exhibition ‘on Mars’. Announcing that our ‘planet is currently broken’, they are using NASA’s detailed 3D scans to transport viewers to the Gale crater on Mars – creating […]

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Class of 2020: Alison Brewster

BA (Hons) Contemporary Art Practice student, UWS/City of Glasgow College. “Environmental chaos and vanishing resources are the current legacy of our culture. It is time to accept diversity and no longer regard items as mere detritus or disposable commodities.” Alison Brewster experiments […]

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Class of 2020: Robert McCormack

BA (Hons), Fine Art: Painting and Printmaking, Glasgow School of Art. Speaking about his work, Robert McCormack says: “A collection of dogs gather, two adults and one pup. Forgetting their pack, they articulate themselves through the nuclear family unit that […]

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Class of 2020: Jackie Hoefnagels

BA (Hons), Fine Art: Painting and Printmaking, Glasgow School of Art. “My practice explores spatial experiences and aesthetics within the context of the domestic and local. Working primarily between javaScript code sketches and the painting these are projected on to, […]

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Class of 2020: Emma Boiston

BA (Hons), Fine Art: Painting and Printmaking, Glasgow School of Art. Speaking about her work, Emma Boiston says: “A patchwork of thoughts, smells, textures; layers of a past that looms on my mind, stitched together as a way of treasuring […]

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