Advanced practice

If you want to study art and design at university, develop your career in the arts, develop studio-based activities or set up your own small business - these courses are for you. You will receive professional advice and leave with a portfolio of work that demonstrates your creative abilities. Any questions? Contact our visual arts team on 020 7492 2700 Monday - Friday between 10am - 5pm.
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  1. Building blocks of 20th Century design

    Course Date: Tue 2 May 2017
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Through lecture, highly visual presentations and discussion. Group discussions and feedback are encouraged.
    Full fee: £149.00
    Senior fee: £149.00
    Concession: £91.00

  2. City Lit fine art course: year 1 daytime

    Course Date: Tue 19 Sep 2017
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Build an individual fine art practice by exploring painting, drawing, sculpture, mixed media and contextual studies in a series of structured projects. You will be expected to keep up with current exhibitions in London. Group tutorials will help you adopt an independent and experimental approach to your work. The course can be taken for personal development or act as a bridge between adult short courses and entry to undergraduate and postgraduate courses. Basic materials included.
    Full fee: £1,829.00
    Senior fee: £1,463.00
    Concession: £1,116.00

  3. City Lit fine art course: year 1 evening

    Course Date: Thu 21 Sep 2017
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Build an individual fine art practice by exploring painting, drawing, sculpture, mixed media and contextual studies in a series of structured projects. You will be expected to keep up with current exhibitions in London. Group tutorials will help you adopt an independent and experimental approach to your work. The course can be taken for personal development or act as a bridge between adult short courses and entry to undergraduate and postgraduate courses. Basic materials included. This course runs Thursday evenings 18:00–21:00 and every other Saturday 10:00–17:00. Details of Saturday dates will be given at interview.



    We are still accepting applications - please contact Art & Design on 020 7492 2700 or visualarts@citylit.ac.uk for more information.
    Full fee: £1,829.00
    Senior fee: £1,829.00
    Concession: £1,116.00

  4. City Lit fine art course: year 2 daytime

    Course Date: Tue 20 Sep 2016
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Consolidating the experience gained in year 1, you will pursue a more individual route, resulting in a body of work reflecting your own concerns. You will have one-to-one tutorials and will learn a range of skills from practising artists. Basic materials included. Entry into year 2 will be by interview. Individual applications from prospective students who have not undertaken year 1 make be considered on the basis of availability of places, and suitability for undertaking a personal project.
    Full fee: £1,829.00
    Senior fee: £1,463.00

  5. City Lit fine art course: year 2 evening

    Course Date: Thu 22 Sep 2016
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Consolidating the experience gained in year 1, you will pursue a more individual route, resulting in a body of work reflecting your own concerns. You will have one-to-one tutorials and will learn a range of skills from practising artists. Basic materials included. Entry into year 2 will be by interview. Individual applications from prospective students who have not undertaken year 1 make be considered on the basis of availability of places, and suitability for undertaking a personal project. This course runs Thursday evenings 18:00–21:00 and every other Saturday 10:00–17:00. Details of Saturday dates will be given at interview.
    Full fee: £1,829.00
    Senior fee: £1,829.00
    Concession: £1,116.00

  6. Contemporary craft in context: the ethics of making

    Course Date: Tue 14 Feb 2017
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    An investigation of key themes in contemporary craft thinking for creative practitioners from diverse disciplines, this course explores ideas of ‘sustainable practice’, creating value, and the motivations behind making in the 21 Century. Tutor: Katherine Pogson.
    Full fee: £99.00
    Senior fee: £99.00
    Concession: £60.00

  7. Craft in context: one day symposium

    Course Date: Thu 4 May 2017
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    What is Craft? Contemporary? Alternative? Traditional? Political? Art? A thought-provoking day of presentations investigating key themes in contemporary craft practice, providing a platform for practitioners from a wide range of disciplines to join the debate.
    Full fee: £39.00
    Senior fee: £31.00
    Concession: £24.00

  8. Creative practice personal project

    Course Date: Tue 27 Sep 2016
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    This advanced course in contemporary creative practice will support you in developing a personal project through research, experimentation, development and exhibition in a supportive studio environment. Faciliated by practising artists, theorists and curators, you will have the opportunity to study on additional creative and critical programmes.
    Full fee: £1,999.00
    Senior fee: £1,599.00
    Concession: £1,219.00

  9. Cultural studies for creative practitioners: after-modern

    Course Date: Thu 4 May 2017
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Critical studies course exploring cultural developments over the past 100 years – from modernism, through post-modernism and beyond. This course is ideal for those wishing to understand, situate themselves and inspire the development of work within a contemporary cultural context.
    Full fee: £299.00
    Senior fee: £299.00
    Concession: £182.00

  10. Cultural studies for creative practitioners: place and site

    Course Date: Tue 24 Jan 2017
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Critical studies course for creative practitioners exploring concepts of space, place and site, drawing on a range of cultural theories and work by significant artists to enhance creative thinking.
    Full fee: £299.00
    Senior fee: £299.00
    Concession: £182.00

  11. Cultural studies for creative practitioners: time and memory

    Course Date: Thu 26 Jan 2017
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Critical studies course for creative practitioners exploring time and memory, drawing on a range of cultural theories and work by significant artists, makers and writers to enhance and inspire creative thinking and practice.
    Full fee: £299.00
    Senior fee: £299.00
    Concession: £182.00

  12. Cultural studies for creative practitioners: utopia

    Course Date: Tue 2 May 2017
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Critical studies course for creative practitioners exploring culture, society and politics drawing on a range of cultural theories and work by significant artists to enhance creative thinking and work, and explore and question creativity as a utopian practice.
    Full fee: £299.00
    Senior fee: £299.00
    Concession: £182.00

  13. Developing fine art practice

    Course Date: Sat 15 Oct 2016
    Location on this date: OS - Off Site
    This advanced course for fine artists consists of work-based seminars facilitated by peers, artists and experts in the field, giving you the opportunity to develop and present your work for critical discussion. The course includes individual tutorials and mentoring, critical investigation and site visits, as well as online discussion and debate.
    Full fee: £699.00
    Senior fee: £559.00
    Concession: £426.00

  14. Picture framing and mounting

    Course Date: Mon 16 Jan 2017
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Learn picture framing and mounting skills for the home or workplace. Using professional framing tools and equipment you will be taught all the skills you need to work in a busy studio or alternatively how to set up your own small scale practice from home.
    Full fee: £299.00
    Senior fee: £239.00
    Concession: £182.00

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