MA Showcase 2023
We very much hope you can join us for UWE Bristol’s inaugural MA Showcase Degree Show, 2023, a celebration of the work and achievements of graduating students from MA Graphic Arts, MA Multi-Disciplinary Printmaking, MA Design and MA/MFA Curating.
Please come along to the private view on January 25th and discover ambitious and inspiring work by a new generation of artists, designers and creative practitioners.
This show will be supported by a public programme of talks, workshops, and a reading group. Details and invitations to these events will be listed on this website shortly for you to sign up for what promises to be an exciting interactive programme.
Wednesday, January 25th, 16.00 – 20.30
Thursday, January 26th, 10.00 – 18.00
Friday, January 27th, 10.00 – 18.00
Saturday, January 28th, 10.00 – 17.00
Putting into Practice: MA Curating @ Showcase 2023
In this interactive programme of events students showcase their research, activities and curatorial practices developed through MA Curating at UWE.
Wednesday 25th January, 18.00 – 19.30
Explore influential photography magazine Ten8’s archives with Jocelyn Gale and discuss how to curate archival materials into exhibitions and events.
Thursday 26th January, 18.00 – 19.30
Read aloud and discuss a feminist text with Diana Lage, before creating a collaborative piece of art as a group.
Exhibition Making Discussion
Friday 27th January, 18.00 – 19.30
In conversation with Jesse Scott and Poppy Clover, two artists from Creative Youth Network discuss working together and the methods and challenges of setting up an exhibition.
5 Images, 5 stories, 5 minutes
Saturday 28th January, 15.00 – 17.00
In this fun and fast-paced format, MA Curating students share highlights and stories from their year on placements across cultural venues in Bristol and the South West. Meet the cohort and discuss their experiences in more detail afterwards.
The Showcase venue is the Paintworks Event Space; directions and information can be found here.
Paintworks Event Space, Bath Road, Bristol, BS4 3EH