Past Events

Browse our event archive below to explore past events hosted in our spaces.

Not My Circus, Not My Monkeys

‘Not My Circus Not My Monkeys’ aims to create a space to capture the shared feeling of displacement from seemingly impenetrable creative sectors, whilst giving a platform to a group of ten talented emerging artists. Curated by Alice Goodliffe and Ellie Sentance, recipients of this semester’s Bounce Fund.

16 May 2024


This exhibition delves into the delicate balance between realms, where boundaries blur and transitions occur. Curated by Dani Smith, a recipient of this semester’s Bounce Fund.

9 May 2024


An exhibition curated by MA Curating and Collections students at Chelsea School of Art, featuring work by Chelsea MA Fine Art students.

23 – 29 April 2024

Office Master

An exhibition by MA Fine Art students at Chelsea, organised in collaboration with artists from Slade School of Art, RCA, and Goldsmiths.

18 – 22 April 2024

Sexual Dissidence (in Art Today)

 A multidisciplinary and inter-academic exhibition that showcases an artistic panorama of sexual dissidence in the world today, through the work of artists and historians from 13 countries.

9 – 10 April 2024

Art Beyond the Commodity

A collaborative workshop between Chelsea MA Fine Art students and postgraduate students at RCA, culminating in an exhibition at the Cookhouse Gallery.

15 March 2024

Charged Objects of Performance

Wimbledon PhD Student Terence Quinn carried out a volumetric film shoot in Studio 18, in collaboration with performers and researchers from the London College of Fashion.

12 – 22 March 2024

BA Photography – Curatorial Workshop

1st year BA Photography students at Camberwell College of Art tried their hand at curation in Studio 18, as part of their ongoing professional practice development.

27 March 2024

The Essence of Being

A Camberwell College of Arts collective curate this exhibition exploring life, death, memory, and imagination.

15 – 22 January 2024

MA Design Showcase 2023

2023 Showcase of work by MA design students at Chelsea, Camberwell, and Wimbledon Colleges of Art.

29 November – 4 December 2023


An immersive, multi-disciplinary exhibition that explores language from a feminist perspective, delving into its connection to female body. Curated by MA Fine Art Student Naj Shirazi.

8 – 10 November 2023

Crossing Borders

This group show will present varying artistic positions that dismantle and question the role of borders, security and economic policies, power and class systems. Curated by Hannah Imhoff.

31 October – 6 November 2023

Labour of Love

The exhibition “Labour of Love” by Mil Vukovic-Smart, a PhD researcher at Chelsea College of Arts, presents insights from gardening practice undertaken over the last four years at Chiswick House and Gardens, the birthplace of the English Landscape Movement.

23 – 30 October 2023

Encdoing, Decoding – Semiotics as Meaning-Making

Encoding, Decoding offers a semiotic way of seeing how meaning-making is generated through the production and consumption of signs and messaging through the architecture of the exhibition, as a pedagogic initiative. Curated by Jheni Arboine for Black History Month.

9 – 20 October 2023

DesignInquiry Work/Around

Design workshop facilitated by Peter Hall for London Design Festival 2023.

19 September 2023

Dress Down Friday

One-night emerging artist group show and RAID.R magazine launch, curated by Laurie Martin as part of the Creative Futures programme.

25 August 2023


The exhibition will explore themes and ideas around THE KHARITES, three goddesses thought to embody grace, beauty, creativity, adornment, joy, festivity, dance and song. Curated by Claire Amaya, a Creative Futures participant.

9 – 11 August 2023


Critical dialogues towards more equitable and accountable sustainable practices in Art and Design (and) Education.

19 July 2023

Design and Material Practices Away Day

Research, knowledge, exchange and teaching & learning awayday.

27 June 2023

BA Interior Design Workshop

Students going into their 3rd year met to get to know the workspace at Millbank Tower Podium and brainstorm about ‘what is an interior?’

13 June 2023