Fine Art students at West Dean College of Arts and Conservation will be presenting an online exhibition of their work titled Postal. The ten-day fundraiser will take place from midday on Thursday, May 13 to midday on Sunday, May 23 2021.
A high-profile loan from the Collection of West Dean College of Arts and Conservation is currently featuring in an exhibition Objects of Desire. Surrealism and Design. 1924 – 2020 at CaixaForum Seville.
West Dean College of Arts and Conservation are pleased to announce that Hollie Drinkwater will be their first Book Conservator-in-Residence. The opportunity has been made possible through funding from the Anna Plowden Trust.
West Dean College of Arts and Conservation is pleased to announce the launch of Horticultural Appropriation: Why Horticulture Needs Decolonizing by Claire Ratinon and Sam Ayre. The pamphlet, published by Rough Trade Books, was created as part of the Gardens Residency at West Dean College and will be available from Thursday, April 22, 2021.
West Dean College of Arts and Conservation is pleased to announce Viviana Rossi-Caffell as their 2021 Maker-in-Residence and she will visit the college between Monday, October 11 – Friday, October 22, 2021. Known for creating mobiles and stamobiles (standing mobiles) made of metal, Viviana will be exploring the relationship between sculpture and performance during her time at the College near Chichester in West Sussex.
West Dean College of Arts and Conservation in Chichester, West Sussex has today announced plans to merge with KLC School of Design in London to reflect “an exciting new era for specialist creative education” according to its Chief Executive, Alexander Barron.
Spring has sprung at West Dean Gardens, and to celebrate, enjoy our top tips for looking after your house plants; for local visitors, some of our iconic glasshouses have just re-opened; and renowned plantsperson Hester Forde will be hosting two online gardening courses.
West Dean College of Arts and Conservation has announced that it will be hosting a further series of “virtual” Open Days for degree and diploma courses on Wednesday, March 10; Wednesday, March 17 and Wednesday, March 24, 2021.
West Dean College and Gardens are part of a registered charity and relies on the support of generous donors, friends, legacies to help us deliver world-class education in conservation and the creative arts and maintain our award-winning gardens.