The School of Fine Art
Fine art at Kingston encourages dialogue between traditional and emerging genres. Priority is given to individual and collaborative artistic practice; the making of works; and the understanding of this within contemporary art. The school provides dynamic production-based and studio programmes for students who wish to develop their professional practice within a range of Innovative courses at undergraduate, taught postgraduate and research levels.
As a culmination of her Stanley Picker Fellowship research, Oreet Ashery presents Revisiting Genesis, a new major commission taking the form of a web-series in twelve episodes. Written and directed by the artist, Revisiting Genesis explores the philosophical, sociopolitical, practical and emotional implications of the processes surrounding death and withdrawal, digital afterlives, outsider communities, social […]
The Hunters of the Invisible by Charlotte Bergson exhibition currently is on at the Stanley Picker Gallery and the exhibition talk takes place on Wednesday 24 February at 1.00pm, which is open to all. Learn more about the Hunting Society, founded in 1634 with the alchemical ‘union’ of Sir Nicolas and the legendary Lady Marianne […]
STOP PLAY RECORD is a programme of screenings, workshops and events open to anyone who wants to make short, experimental films. Applications are invited to STOP PLAY RECORD from Monday 18 January until 28 March 2016. As part of this programme Kingston University’s filmmaking team are hosting a pitching ideas/advice day on Thursday 25 February at Knights […]
Paul de Monchaux has written an obituary in honour of his friend Roger Partridge in The Guardian. Roger was a Senior Technician in the 3D Workshops in the Knights Park Campus of Kingston University. Read the full obituary.
Stanley Picker Fellowship Commission Join the core cast in the filming of a party held for Genesis, the main character in Oreet Ashery’s Stanley Picker Fellowship film Revisiting Genesis. Dress casual, no jeans or black clothing. Please bring a packet of crisps or sweets. Pets Welcome! Staged with a participating audience, artist Oreet Ashery films her Stanley Picker […]