Recent MiAL Events
1st - 4th December 2016
Bargehouse, Oxo Tower Wharf
The London Illustration Fair will once again seek to delight and entertain with another bumper packed event full of illustration, workshops, talks, music, live signings, murals and a ton of Christmas gift ideas for even Santa to get excited about. All from a top crop of well established and rising stars of the illustration and craft world.
Made in Arts London will be returning to The London Illustration fair for a third year with a collection of some of the most talented illustrators emerging from University of the Arts London. With new and exclusive pieces, this is a fantastic opportunity to buy some brand new work from MiAL.
7th - 9th December 2016
The UAL Showroom, 272 High Holborn
Opening times: 12 midday – 7pm
Join us on at Creative Outlet's Festive Pop-up Shop on Wednesday 7, Thursday 8 and Friday 9 December so that you can buy gifts, artworks and products featured in the current exhibition in the UAL Showroom ‘The Creative Outlet’ alongside pieces by Made in Arts London's artists and designers. From jewellery to greeting cards, art prints to contemporary interior products - buy your unique seasonal gifts from UAL artists and designers, from as little as £2.50!
Deadline for Submissions - Sunday 18th December
The mentorship will provide one final year UAL student with a bespoke mentoring program which will run from January - December 2017, offering tailored support and advice during the final crucial few months study, degree show and then the vitally important first few months as a graduate. Alongside this mentorship, the winning student will also become a Made in Arts London artist, with the opportunity to showcase their work online at madeinartslondon.com as well as at MiAL events and exhibitions throughout the year.
Monday 17th - Saturday 22nd October
Old Street Underground Station - Unit 3
For one week only Made in Arts London will be hosting a pop-up shop at Old Street station selling a fantastic range of art and design by University of the Arts London students and grads.
With Christmas coming around once again, MiAL Underground will be a fantastic opportunity to buy a unique gift for yourself or a loved one by some of the most talented emerging creatives on your commute!
BYOB Opening Event - Tuesday 18th October 6 - 9:30pm
Friday 28th - Saturday 29th October
Canopy Market is the new home for independent sellers and makers. Bringing you fine fresh produce, as well as unique designs, serious sounds, and lots of delicious hot food. Enjoy craft beer from the stalls, take part in amazing creative workshops, and sit back and relax (or get up and dance…) to the music. With guest traders, there’s something new to discover every day.
As part of the market Made in Arts London brings you an incredible range of art and design by the students of University of the Arts London. Jewellery, art, ceramics - this is the place to bag a bargain from a future design star.
We'll also be hosting artist workshops throughout the weekend.
Deadline - Sunday 2nd October
Submissions for Made in Art Londons Autumn/Winter 2016 Collection are now open.
Current students and those who have graduated in the last 2 years from any of University of the Arts London's six colleges are welcome to submit work to be considered for one of our collections.
If your work is selected, you will become a member of Made in Arts London and we’ll showcase your work to wide audiences outside of University of the Arts London. Throughout the year MiAL attend and host a variety of exhibitions, events and art fairs to promote and sell your work.
Sell Your Work Make A Living - MiAL Graduate Futures Week Talk
Thursday 14th July 5:30-7pm
Ground Floor Lecture Theatre (G05), High Holborn , London, WC1V 7EY
Graduate futures week is a programme of events designed to help University of the Arts London’s graduating students get ahead in the creative industries.
'Sell Your work and Make A Living' will be a panel discussion between MiAL Coordinator Rosa Harvest and two MiAL alumni on selling and surviving in London after graduation. The panel will discuss practical hints and tips on selling your own work through a number of platforms, as well as how to adapt your skills and practice to be able to support yourself in those crucial months and years beyond graduation. The speakers are:
- Rosa Harvest, MiAL Coordinator, UAL
- Olly Fathers, Artist (Wimbledon, 2012)
- Emily Carter, Designer (London College of Fashion, 2014
16 - 19 June
Lower Fairground Site, East Heath Road, Hampstead, London, NW3 1TH
The artists in this year’s Made in Arts London exhibition ‘Perspective’ challenge the way in which we currently perceive places, cultures and traditions within modern society.
Launches Friday 8th April
Spring/Summer 2016 is Made in Arts London's 9th seasonal collection featuring 41 of the most talented emerging artists and designers from University of the Arts London. The collection includes illustration, fine art, video, photography, design and more!
This collection was hand selected by our panel of arts and design industry experts:
- Steve MacLeod - Director of Metro Imaging
- Lydia Cowpertwait - Director of Dais Contemporary
- Magurite Metz - Events Coordinator at Craft Central
MiAL Independent - Intersection
April 28th - May 2nd
Private View - Wednesday 27th April
‘Intersection’ is an exhibition, which offers art lovers an exclusive opportunity to access art and design by University of the Arts London’s emerging stars.
The latest exhibition from Made in Arts London showcases a curated selection of work from a diverse and exciting range of fresh London based artists and designers.
The exhibition will explore the importance of supporting emerging artists to continue with their practice, therefore enabling them to contribute to the vitality of one of the greatest cultural capitals of the world.