University of Bolton art students chosen for Venice Fellowships 2019

Second year BA Fine Art students, Natasha Mitchell and Abbie Detheridge will spend a month in Italy as part of the Venice Biennale Student Fellowships for 2019, during one of the world’s most important art and architecture Biennale exhibitions. The opportunity to conduct independent research in and around Venice has been sponsored by Bolton SchoolContinue reading “University of Bolton art students chosen for Venice Fellowships 2019”

Venice Fellowships – Partnership Opportunity Undergraduates selected for Venice Biennale Fellowships

Two Fine Art undergraduates have been selected to take part in a unique fellowship opportunity to spend a month in Venice at one of the world’s most prominent art and architecture biennials. Charlotte Roberts and Vicky Jones were selected through a competitive application and interview process set up by the university in partnership with TheContinue reading “Venice Fellowships – Partnership Opportunity Undergraduates selected for Venice Biennale Fellowships”

Stranger Things – Emily Motto Micro residency April 2018

Rising Star Emily Motto to be the next artist in residence April – May 2018 Fine Art, Bolton School of the Arts We are very pleased to have Emily Motto joining to undertake the next micro residency in Fine Art, Bolton School of the Arts in association with neo:artists (April – May 2018) Fresh outContinue reading “Stranger Things – Emily Motto Micro residency April 2018”

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”

Award Winners – Creative Degree Show 2017

Oliver Blight Oliver Blight is a multi-disciplinary artist mainly focusing on installation and photography. His work explores nihilism and the act of doing.‘I create work that I feel is authentic to itself and its surroundings, by questioning all validity and meaning.’ Since 2014 whilst undertaking his BA Hons in Fine Art, Oliver  became a memberContinue reading “Award Winners – Creative Degree Show 2017”

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”