West Dean Summer Show 2020

The Edward James Studios, West Dean College of Arts and Conservation (use Gardens entrance)


The West Dean Summer Show 2020 will showcase original work by emerging artists studying for their Master of Fine Art degree, Graduate Diploma, and Diploma in Art and Contemporary Craft. The free exhibition, held in the College’s Edward James Studios, will display a diverse range of practices including sculpture, textiles, installation, print and painting.

Preview: Friday 3 July, 5-8pm

Open: Saturday 4 – Friday 10 July 2020, 10am-5pm

Banner photo: Ruth Glasheen MFA

Fine Art study

West Dean College of Arts and Conservation is renowned for its Fine Arts programmes, with graduates going on to exhibit internationally. The department's ethos of encouraging diverse interdisciplinary practice, together with its support of specialist subjects, attracts students interested in radical approaches to art and those with a strong emphasis on studio practice and making. Large studios, excellent facilities, and an outstanding student/staff ratio ensure students are supported to challenge themselves and push the boundaries of contemporary fine art practice.

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