With degree shows season continuing apace, this week’s selection from the a-n Degree Shows Guide 2019 online listings includes shows in Suffolk, Epsom, Preston, London and Leeds.
Felicity Beaumont, who is profiled in our Class of 2019 feature, graduates from University of Suffolk. Her work is featured on the cover of our Degree Shows Guide 2019, and she describes her acrylic paintings as “blurring the line between figurative and abstract representation”.
Good luck to Felicity and all students whose shows open this week.
Birmingham School of Art, Birmingham City University
Birmingham School of Art’s Inspired Festival celebrates the talent, creativity and ingenuity of final-year students from a range of creative courses including Art and Design, Fine Art, Visual Communications, Jewellery, Fashion and Textiles, and more.
10-16 June, Margaret Street, Birmingham, B3 3BX.
University of Suffolk: School of Art, Design and Humanities
This end of year show features work by graduating students from courses including Digital Film Production, Fine Art, Graphic Design, Interior Architecture and Design and Photography.
11-17 June 2019, Long Street, Ipswich, IP3 8AH.
University for the Creative Arts, Rochester and Epsom
A selection of the best work by students of art, design, architecture, media and communication at the university’s Rochester and Epsom sites.
11-21 June 2019, UCA Rochester, Fort Pitt, Rochester, ME1 1DZ; 12-22 June 2019, UCA Epsom, Ashley Road, Epsom, KT18 5BE.
University of Central Lancashire
This Fine Art Degree Show at University of Central Lancashire includes ‘exciting and challenging work’ with extensive exhibitions set across two floors featuring a broad base of traditional and experimental media including: painting, sculpture, print, drawing, performance, film, animation, artists’ publications and installation.
13-23 June 2019, Hanover Building, University of Central Lancashire, Bhailok Street, Preston, PR1 2XQ.
‘The Collection’ brings together the ‘creativity, achievement and innovative spirit’ of Middlesex University’s visual arts and design students.
13-17 June 2019, F Block T1, Old Truman Brewery, 85 Brick Lane, London, E1 6QR.
University of Leeds, School of Design
Degree show presentations by students graduating from BA courses in Art and Design, Fashion Design, Fashion Marketing, Fashion Technology, Graphic and Communication Design, and Textile Design.
13-21 June 2019, University of Leeds, Leeds, LS2 9JT.
Wimbledon College of Art, University of The Arts London
A degree show exhibition featuring work by graduating students across a number of BA art, and theatre and screen disciplines, plus work by students graduating from the MFA Fine Art course.
13-22 June, Wimbledon College of Arts, Merton Hall Road, London, SW19 3QA.
University Centre Colchester, Colchester School of Art
The Colchester School of Art Degree Show features works by students graduating from courses including Fashion and Textiles, Fine Art, Graphic Design and Digital Communication, 3D Design and Craft, and Photography.
13-20 June 2019, Sheepen Road, Colchester, CO3 3LL.
Arts University Bournemouth
Arts University Bournemouth’s Summer Shows are a celebration of the achievements of students across 23 specialist, creative BA (Hons) courses and an opportunity for the students to showcase their final project work to the public.
13-21 June, Wallisdown, Poole, BH12 5HH.
Winchester School of Art, University of Southampton
The Create Curate Degree Show at Winchester School of Art features work by graduating BA students from Fashion Marketing/Management, Fashion and Textile Design, Fine Art, Games Design and Art and Graphic Arts courses.
13-21 June, Park Avenue, Winchester, SO23 8DL.
Gray’s School of Art, Robert Gordon University
Gray’s School of Art Degree Show 2019 showcases the final-year projects of students across a range of disciplines including painting, contemporary art practice, fashion and textiles, communication design and three-dimensional design. Follow our Instagram takeover from the show next week with FK McLoone posting their highlights, plus find out more about the show in our Class of 2019 profile of Gray’s graduating artist Jacob Hoffman.
4-22 June, Garthdee Road, Aberdeen, AB10 7QD.
Chelsea College of Arts, University Of Arts London
The Chelsea Summer Show celebrates the creative practice of graduating students from BA courses including Fine Art, Graphic Design Communication, Interior and Spatial Design, Textile Design, and Interior Design, and Graduate Diplomas in Fine Art, Interior Design, and Graphic Design.
14-22 June 16 John Islip St, Westminster , London, SW1P 4JU.
a-n Degree Shows Guide 2019 is available on a-n.co.uk/degree-shows alongside more news, views and pictures from this year’s shows.
You can view on Issuu here or join the conversation on social media using the hashtag #andegrees19.
1. Felicity Beaumont, Submerged Mirror 1 and 2, acrylic and ink on canvas, 20×30 cm each.
2. Blanca Guárdia, Daniela Mikulova, Sara Gennat, 2019
3. Daiwen Chen, Wimbledon College of Art, University of The Arts London, 2018. Photo: Kristy Noble
4. Jacob Hoffman, Judith, 2018, BA (Hons) Contemporary Art Practice, Gray’s School of Art.