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Work by City Lit Fine Art Student Iliana
To celebrate and showcase the work of our City Lit Fine Art Course Year 2 Students we are launching an online interim show. This is a snapshot of some of the work.
(Dreamscape by Cathy Hull)
Print is a medium that offers the visual artist a remarkable range of possibilities for creative expression. Raz Barfield, Head of Advanced Programmes in the School of Visual Arts (and a print and dig...
Spiritualists and Suffragettes. Artist’s book designed and bound 2015-2017
"The book has always been something I am drawn to as it is usually a hand-held object which a reader can engage with in an intimate way. You can play around with narrative, pacing and you can hide and...
Developing Art Practice Show
As a result of their Developing Art Practice course 2019-20, students have created an artist group, called 'Tenfold'. Tenfold present their first online group show, created in response to the notion o...
Illustration by Dee Shulman
At the start of a new term we thought we’d introduce some of our team who lead on our flagship City Lit Arts courses. These are courses which deliver a more in-depth level of learning for students. ...
close up of pencil shavings
Clare Barton-Harvey is a full-time artist, tutor and freelance teacher/trainer, here she shares ways of practising mindfulness as an activity that everyone can do. To become aware of our body, how we ...
3 red telephone boxes on London street
‘Legends Calling’, one of 14 installations that make up Wembley Park’s new Art Trail is created by renowned artist, lighting designer and Foundation Art & Design student Louisa Smurthwaite.
Satellite (page detail) work in progress, Sue Doggett
We caught up with Bookbinding and Calligraphy Tutor Sue Doggett about all things books, including her latest project ‘Satellite’, lack of personal space in lockdown and a highly embroidered pair o...
Room Interior SketchUp by Yuko Endo
City Lit’s interior design students have created their own online show to exhibit the work they created during their one year interior design course.
Art materials on a table
Raz Barfield, Head of Advanced Programmes, School of Visual Arts gives us an insight into his personal practice with tips for a successful day in the studio including documentation, research, stress m...