2nd year (Flux) Exhibition – Transmute

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 “2nd year (Flux) Exhibition – Transmute”

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”

Fine Art lecturer’s work in St Petersburg Show, March 2020

Lecturer in Fine Art Rebecca Sitar, is showing in a group art exhibition this week titled Focal Length at the Museum of Non-Conformist Art, St Petersburg, Russia. The exhibition features work from the 1990s to the 2000s and demonstrates the diversity of digital technology. Three British artists have been selected to show alongside emerging andContinue reading “Fine Art lecturer’s work in St Petersburg Show, March 2020”

Lecturer Liam Ainscough in exhibition at Oxford University 2019

Room 103: a visual tribute to George Orwell was selected to exhibit the influence the writer has on contemporary visual art at NINETEEN EIGHTY FOUR NOW 10-17 Oct. 2019 at Oxford University Organised by Dr. Lisa Mullen and Dr. David Dwan Oct. 10th: Carole Cadwalladr and Fintan O’Toole in fine, provocative form at this evening’s talk ORWELLContinue reading “Lecturer Liam Ainscough in exhibition at Oxford University 2019”