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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.
Female artst in art studio
Raz Barfield, Head of Advanced Programmes, introduces a range of new professional practice workshops launching in the School of Visual Arts. While they’re designed to provide skills and knowledge fo...
Arcus, Adam Hogarth
Artist and printmaking tutor Adam Hogarth joins us in conversation about life in lockdown, converting his front living room into a studio space and his personal love for giant floral sculptures.
Jayne Kay
Meet Jayne Kay, our Head of School for Visual Arts. We recently sat down with Jayne to ask her a few questions about her role and why she feels City Lit is a truly unique place to learn.
Artwork by Frankie Giuliano, Sally Kefi, Natalie Dee, Samia Mallek
From tighter bonds between classmates to working with alternative materials - hear from City Lit's artists who's creative journey's may have taken a different path in lockdown during the COVID-19 outb...
Artwork by Aurelia Duplouich
"I made this series during spring 2020, at the very beginning of lockdown. I was then staying in a farm in southern France where confinement was very strict, and all I was allowed was taking short wal...
Sally Kefi, images of India from my kitchen window
"Lockdown has focused me to work more consistently on my drawing and painting.I have benefitted enormously because there have been no distractions as well as having to stay at home."
Artwork by Sandra Beidas
"Our group seemed to bond very early on and the bonds have continued even since lockdown. The course is exactly what I needed to focus and develop my art practice, and I would say that the progress I ...
Artwork by Samia Mallek
"Although lockdown affected us deeply, it has given me the opportunity to reflect on my work at City Lit and try to implement what we've been learning and experimenting with.I feel more confident than...
Artwork by Frankie Giuliano
"I'm working with drawing a lot more than I ever would have done and that has led to a whole raft of new ideas that I'm exploring. We decided to keep our Zoom open all day on our Saturday classes and ...