Visiting artists talks – Simon le Ruez

Also this semester we have the artist Simon Le Ruez coming in to give an artists talk. Simon was born in Jersey CI and now lives and makes work in Sheffield and Berlin. He works across various media though more specifically is known as a sculptor and installation artist. He has exhibited internationally widely  inContinue reading “Visiting artists talks – Simon le Ruez”

Visiting artists talks and Master Class – Alumni Maggie Hargreaves

Later in November, alumni Maggie Hargreaves will be giving a masterclass workshop in solar plate etching to students in Fine Art and Art & Design. A technique she has mastered through frequent use in her own work. Since graduating Maggie has shown her work in numerous exhibitions, art fairs and engaged with several collaborative projects.Continue reading “Visiting artists talks and Master Class – Alumni Maggie Hargreaves”

Micro – residency : Anastasia Mina 2017

Anastasia Mina; a Royal College of Art MA graduate, will be undertaking the second artist micro-residency in the Fine Art Studios this November. The initiative has been developed in partnership with neo:artists and creates a great opportunity for students on the BA (Hons) Fine Art Programme to engage with and work alongside a professionally emergingContinue reading “Micro – residency : Anastasia Mina 2017”

Visiting artists talks – Steph Shipley

This semester we are pleased to announce that Steph Shipley, artist and graduate from our BA(Hons) Fine Arts programme, will be returning to the university to give an artist talk. This will be a unique opportunity for students to gain greater insight and understanding of a recent alumni’s creative and professional development. Steph graduated withContinue reading “Visiting artists talks – Steph Shipley”

University of Bolton Graduates show in exchange exhibition in Stockholm

Corduroy Part 1 – Are we in progress? Studio 44, Tjärhovsgatan 44 & ABF Huset, Sveavägen 41. 10th  November – 3rd December 2017  (Preview – Friday 10th  November 2017 ) Alyson J Barton, Sandra Bouguerch, Mariana Ekner, Louise Garman, Emma Göransson, Christina Göthesson, Bethan Hamilton, Maggie Hargreaves, Suzanne Harulow, Susanne Högdahl Holm, Geraldine Hudson, ThaleiaContinue reading “University of Bolton Graduates show in exchange exhibition in Stockholm”

Fine Art lecturers in touring show Berlin 1936 Olympic Village Project

About the Project… in September 2015, artists Margaret Cahill, Wolf Bertram Becker, David Gledhill and Peter Lewis, were invited to visit the site of the 1936 Berlin Olympic Village by its current owner, DKB Stiftung für Gesellschaftliches Engagement Berlin and Palis Advisory GmbH Berlin, who initiated and organised the project.The artists have spent the pastContinue reading “Fine Art lecturers in touring show Berlin 1936 Olympic Village Project”

MA Fine Art graduate Thaleia Kavvada shows in Being Human at neo:gallery

Thaleia came to the UK in 2012 from Athens, Greece to complete her BA Hons Fine Art at the university. Since recently completing her MA in Fine Art, her artwork has been included in several group shows, including Dead Funny at Neo:gallery 27, Bolton (2015) and The Best of Bolton Fine Art at Forum ofContinue reading “MA Fine Art graduate Thaleia Kavvada shows in Being Human at neo:gallery”

Visiting artists talks – Olwyn Carroll

Other programmed artists talks …Olwyn Carroll graduate from Central St Martins and shortlisted artist for Woon Foundation Prize an inter-disciplinary artist working across print, sculpture, painting animation and installation who recently completed a residency at neo:studios. The primitive qualities of stop-motion animation using handcrafted puppets heightens a sense of raw vulnerability, revealing human frailty ofContinue reading “Visiting artists talks – Olwyn Carroll”