Events

International Students Talk: Living in Britain

June 1, 2020

    How would you describe your experience in the UK as a young person? Hard? Challenging? We agree, as […]

DJ Kim Roman’s exclusive mix

June 4, 2020

Kim Roman has curated an exclusive and thought-provoking mix which explores music’s role in generational shifts, going live right here […]

Tom Whyman: Millennial historical experience

June 5, 2020

Writer, lecturer and blogger Tom Whyman tells us about what it is like to be a ‘peak Millennial’ during the […]

Ongoing Reflections of Scott Young – Day One

June 8, 2020

The curatorial collective of ‘For the Love of Avocados’ commences this week with a reflection through the works and life of Scott Young. Over the course of five days, the MA Curating group invite each of you to wander through Scott’s testimonies [...]

Ongoing Reflections of Scott Young – Day Two

June 9, 2020

STILL LIFE In his digital paintings, Scott Young references still life paintings from the Dutch Golden Age, which often used […]

Ongoing Reflections of Scott Young – Day Three

June 11, 2020

Today, we take time to reflect on different themes of the everyday life; consumerism, sustainability, and the way young society is being developed. [...]

Ongoing Reflections of Scott Young- Day Four

June 12, 2020

A COLLECTORS CABINET (2020) – COMMISSION WORK  Scott Young was commissioned to create a digital painting to respond to the […]

Grace Campbell on Being a Feminist in 21st Century Britain

June 19, 2020

What does it mean to be a feminist in the 21st-century modern British society? Join us and our guest Grace Campbell – a British comedian, filmmaker and activist [...]

Studio Tour with Gabriele Zemaityte and Scott Young

June 23, 2020

  Meeting the artist behind the artwork is always exciting. As an even more exciting and unique opportunity, a quick […]

A talk with Keir Milburn

May 29, 2020

Dr Keir Milburn is a writer and lecturer in Political Economy and Organisation at the School of Business at the University of Leicester. Previously he taught at the University of Leeds. Milburn holds a PhD in Politics, an MA in Cultural Studies, and a BA in Political Studies.