West Dean Summer Show 2019

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


The West Dean Summer Show 2019 will showcase original work by emerging artists studying for their Diploma in Art and Contemporary Crafts, Graduate Diploma and MFA qualifications. The free exhibition, held in the College's Edward James Studios, will display a diverse range of practices including sculpture, installation, print, painting, film, ceramics, and textiles.

Preview: Friday 5 July, 5-8pm

Open: Saturday 6 - Friday 12 July 2019, 10am-5pm

(Banner photo taken by Barney Hindle at the 2018 Summer Show preview.)

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.

Find out more about arts study.

Cherie Lubbock
Rachel Smith
Lester Korzilius
Michael Maddison
Sue Evans
Agata Bogacka
Emma Hurst
Emma Straw
Jane McNair
Philippa Clarke
Ruth Glasheen
Dennis Thornbury