Category Archives: Statement

Boris Groys: “Education by Infection”

Here’s some excerpts of a text that some of has have been reading here at Slade. For anyone interested, there will be a chance to discuss it at the “Surplus to requirements?” exhibition-symposium at Woburn Square on wednesday. The extract … Continue reading

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DEAD OR ALIVE IN THE EMPIRE OF CULTURE (THAT ALWAYS STRIKES BACK)

OK IMAGINE THIS: The whole of Culture is an Empire. The Empire’s collective consciousness understands and accepts things as having the function of Art. A painting, or a bronze sculpture for example are long accepted and understood as Art. An … Continue reading

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Discussing the Student Occupations @ the New Gallery

Thursday, 13 January 2011 18:00 Following The Baader Meinhof Complex screening on Tuesday 11th January (http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=184334941579103), New Gallery London will host a night of talks, discussions and debates surrounding the current student protests – in particular looking at the recent … Continue reading

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The Slade Occupation has ended peacefully

We will issue a full statement on Monday. This is not over.

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Poetry Read-In, Sit-In

Sharon Morris shared a selection of poetry for students and tutors to read in an open-mic poetry read-in, sit-in at the Slade today. “A person can only be born in one place…However, he may die several times elsewhere: in the … Continue reading

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CLOSING DOWN SALE

We support the promotion of intellectual values and not monetary values. 

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Turner Prize OCCUPIED.

Teach in at the Tate Britain galleries in solidarity with existing occupations. The fight for the preservation of the arts and humanities should be fully supported by those artists who have enjoyed the successes of a government funded arts education.

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