Fine Art Creative show 2021 – UNRESTRICTED

We have the great pleasure of working with the most talented, driven and dedicated students on Fine Art and Art & Design at The University of Bolton. In a year that challenged all aspects of daily life, our finalists worked above and beyond what was expected of them. Ambitious art works were undertaken in livingContinue reading “Fine Art Creative show 2021 – UNRESTRICTED”

Bolton School of the Art creative show 2021

Thursday 17 June 6.30pm – 8.00pm  Welcome to the School of Arts Creative Show 2021 During this opening event, we will be celebrating a wide range of work produced by our talented students who have continued to work this year both off-campus and through access to much needed studios and workshops. These will be shownContinue reading “Bolton School of the Art creative show 2021”

Flux presents their inaugural exhibition Transmute, The Vaults Market Place, Bolton

Flux presents their inaugural exhibition Transmute, The Vaults Market Place, Bolton. Evocations & Transformations in a Contemporary World Flux are proud to announce their inaugural exhibition; TRANSMUTE, a collection of work by second year Fine Art students from the University of Bolton. TRANSMUTE investigates themes both personal and universal. Reflections on societal and cultural values,Continue reading “Flux presents their inaugural exhibition Transmute, The Vaults Market Place, Bolton”

Celebrating 20 years of BA (Hons) Fine Art Alumni,

University life can feel challenging at the best of times. It is a testimony to our students how well they have risen to the somewhat estranged circumstances covid has brought about and in which way they continue to do so. We felt against this backdrop it would be great to end the year with somethingContinue reading Celebrating 20 years of BA (Hons) Fine Art Alumni,

Prize winners for the Isolationists Art Prize announced

. Sam Johnson, head of Bolton School of the Arts, University of Bolton announced the two prize winners at the Unlocked Bolton School of the Arts Creative Show launch. Finalist Jo Parker was awarded the current student prize and Pilar Costa was awarded the newcomer award. The three judges Julie Lomax (CE0 a-n news) EmilyContinue reading “Prize winners for the Isolationists Art Prize announced”

Isolationists Art Prize – Shortlisted Artists Announced

During lockdown the Isolationists Art Prize competition was launched that invited artists to make artwork in response to the theme Life in Lockdown.  Any observations, reflections on life experienced during this time; whether it be from their own perspective, that of a loved one, a stranger or from another species were all to be considered. Questions  asked of applicants were ..WhatContinue reading “Isolationists Art Prize – Shortlisted Artists Announced”

Foundation Art and Design – Unlocked

Below are some examples from the BA(hons) Art and Design with Foundation course at the University of Bolton (Bolton School of the Arts), ‘Un-locked‘ there are examples of fine art, photography, graphic design, animation, illustration, textiles and special effects. With purpose-built facilities, strong links with arts organisations and industry and a supportive environment, the University of BoltonContinue reading “Foundation Art and Design – Unlocked”

Consolidate – MA Exhibition

Bolton School of the Arts Creative Show ‘Unlocked’ 2020 does not only showcase BA graduate exhibitions, we also have our MA Fine Art Students interim exhibition ‘Consolidate’. To view the main homepage for the University of Bolton Creative Degree Showcase 2020 click here. UNLOCKED PUBLIC VIEW   FRIDAY 19th June 7pm – 8pm   School of Arts Creative Show 2020 During thisContinue reading “Consolidate – MA Exhibition”

Driven – 1st year Contemporary Fine Art Poster Exhibition

Bolton School of the Arts Creative Show ‘Unlocked’ 2020 does not only showcase BA graduate exhibitions, we also have 1st year BA Fine Art ‘Driven’ exhibition.  The exhibition is a collection of issue driven contemporary poster designs, putting a modern twist on historical information and propaganda posters. To view the main homepage for the University ofContinue reading “Driven – 1st year Contemporary Fine Art Poster Exhibition”

In the now – BA Fine Art Degree Show

This has been an incredible year for our graduating BA (Hons) Fine Art students, unprecedented in our lifetimes. Contemporary art practices comment on and make sense of the world by engaging with difficult and personal subjects. Our graduating Fine Art students have made work in relation to the rules of Lockdown and in spite ofContinue reading “In the now – BA Fine Art Degree Show”