Made in Arts London Events Archive
Made in Arts London Submissions 2022
Submissions to be part of the Made in Arts London 2022 Collection are open!
We are now accepting submissions for our 2022 Collection.
Apply to be represented by Made in Arts London for two years. If selected by an independent panel of industry professionals, you and your work will be launched in our annual collection and you will be invited to take part in exclusive events, workshops and exhibitions throughout the year. Applications are open to all current University of the Arts London students at time of deadline, Thursday 31st March 2022 . Read more and apply here!
Annual Collection 2021
Made in Arts London returns to TM Lighting Gallery
We’re thrilled to announce the details for our upcoming exhibition showcasing works from ‘The Iridescent Collection', and we cannot wait to introduce you to our latest creative cohort!
Thursday 28th October 2021, 6:00pm - 8:30pm at TM Lighting Gallery, 7 Cubbit St, London, WC1X 0LN
The exhibition will be open from 29th October 2021 - 7th January 2022 and will shortly be available to purchase online. Open weekdays from 10:00am - 5:00pm, by prior appointment, please email firstname.lastname@example.org to book.
We encourage visitors to wear face masks when and where possible, for more details on safety and accessibility please see further details in our bio (‘Oct 2021 Private View’).
The collection was selected by our 2021 Judging Panel of industry professionals read more about the panelists here.
Black History Month: ‘Looking Forward’ Exclusively at Made in Arts London
For a limited time only browse work from the exhibition
We’re very excited to announce a selection of the works from the Arts Students' Union's Black History Month: ‘Looking Forward’ exhibition are available to purchase exclusively in our online shop!
Each work is created by a University of the Arts London student and 100% of the commission from each sale will go directly to the artist.
All the works ar currently on display in the exhibition at Central Saint Martins’ Window Galleries, running from 24th September - 3rd November 2021 and the gallery is open 24 hours a day.
Made in Arts London Submissions 2021
Submissions to be part of the Made in Arts London 2021 Collection are open!
We are now accepting submissions for our 2021 Collection.
Apply to be represented by Made in Arts London for two years. If selected by an independent panel of industry professionals, you and your work will be launched in our annual collection in September 2021 and you will be invited to take part in exclusive events, workshops and exhibitions throughout the year. Applications are open to all current University of the Arts London students at time of deadline, Friday 30th April 2021. Read more and apply here!
Made in Arts London Online Winter Market
Join us for our first online winter market on Instagram, 26th & 27th November 2021
Markets may not be the same this year but Made in Arts London is excited to introduce you to over 40 University of the Arts London creatives! We’re also teaming up with the Arts Students' Union to bring you Instagram Live events for creative lockdown fun! Follow us here to read more and meet our online stall holders.
Made in Arts London at Affordable Art Fair
Made in Arts London return to Hampstead Heath for our 8th annual showcasing at Affordable Art Fair!
Date TBC, Hampstead Heath, Lower Fairground Site, East Heath Road, London, NW3 1TH.
"After serious consideration, we have decided to postpone the Affordable Art Fair Hampstead, due to take place 30 April – 3 May 2020. Stay tuned, new dates will be announced and your ticket(s) will be valid for the equivalent day. We are committed to bringing a spectacular fair to Hampstead Heath later this year as art and culture bring people together especially in these uncertain times." - Affordable Art Fair
We will update this event when the new dates are announced.
Xhibit Exclusively at Made in Arts London
For a limited time only browse work from Xhibit artists on Made in Arts London!
"Xhibit was originally founded in 1997 by Chelsea College graduates Kit Hammonds and Angela Robinson...For many students Xhibit functions to provide their first exhibition experience outside of their college environment".
A select few of the works from this years online exhibition are also available on our website, but hurry this collection is available for a limited time only!
Made in Arts London X Canopy Market
29th November - 1st December 2019
West Handyside Canopy, London N1C 4BH
Opening Times: Friday (12pm -8pm), Saturday & Sunday (11am-6pm).
Yet again Made in Arts London are taking over Canopy Market and giving you more unique gifts ideas for Christmas! Everyone has that one person on their list they aren't sure what to get or who has everything already. Instead of getting them another bubble bath gift set or voucher why not go to the source of creativity and see what current University of Arts London students and alumni have on offer and support emerging artists in the process.
Made in Arts London X CSM Christmas Pop-up Market
Open to all UAL Staff and Students only.
8th November 2019, 12:00am - 4:00pm
Beat the seasonal shopping frenzy this year and pick up some wonderfully unique gifts at the CSM Christmas Market!
Annual Exhibition 2019
Thursday 12th September – Friday 29th November
TM Lighting Gallery, 7 Cubitt St, London WC1X 0LN
Opening hours: Weekdays 10am – 5pm, by prior appointment.
For the second year running, Made in Arts London are collaborating with TM Lighting to launch our 2019 Collection in their beautiful gallery space. Join us in welcoming the new cohort of artists to Made in Arts London and delight in some of UAL's emerging talent!
The Private View | 6:30pm – 8:30pm Wednesday 11th September 2019
Thursday 14th November 2019, 6.30pm – 8pm, TM Lighting Gallery
Invest in the Future of Creativity
Emerging artists not only contribute to growing creative and digital industries, but to new perspectives. Whether you’re an established creative, a collector, a gallerist, an emerging artist yourself, or whether you just have a genuine enthusiasm for the arts, there are so many ways you can invest in the future of creativity. Join us at TM Lighting's Gallery for a panel discussion to find out how.
On the panel will be London-based artist, curator and lecture, Karen David, Founding Director at TM Lighting, Harry Triggs and Founder of Future Icons, Louisa Pacifico.
MiAL X Free Range!
States of Mind, Fri 5th July – Mon 8th July 2019
Unit 13, The Old Truman Brewery, Spitalfields, London E1 6QR
Browse the artwork for sale from our emerging artists and designers, discover what they have been up to since graduating and book your free places onto our events programme to help you navigate life after your degree show!
"Constantly in flux, our minds' stability, or instability, is crucial to the way we see, think and imagine, and drives every artist's creative practice. Follow eighteen emerging artists from six UAL colleges as they translate their states of mind into reality through abstraction, the unfamiliar, the surreal, the mundane and the functional." The curators - Yifan He, Christopher Pearson and Lizzie Reid.
MiAL Annual Exhibition 2018
Thur 20th Sept - Fri 12th Oct 2018
TM Lighting Gallery, 7 Cubitt St, London WC1X 0LN
Made in Arts London are collaborating with our partners TM Lighting to launch our 2018 Collection of Artists as the first exhibition in their brand new gallery space in Kings Cross.
With an exciting exhibition displaying art and design from over 35 new Artists we will also be running two Professional Development brunches throughout the exhibition on Sat 22nd Sept and Sat 6th Oct with guest speakers and industry experts in the space for more details and how to book click here!
To be invited to the Private View of this event please sign up to our Mailing List
MiAL X Canopy Market Takeover!
Fri 24th - Sun 26th August 2018
West Handsyside, Granary Square, Kings Cross, N1C 4BZ
Made in Arts London are collabroting with our partners Canopy Market, as we launch a full scale takeover of King Cross' favourite weekend event! Providing you with not only the most exciting emerging art and design to buy, we will also have an exciting programme of events, workshops and talks throughout the weekend!
MiAL Submissions 2018
Submissions to be part of the MiAL 2018 Collection are now open!
Submissions are open to all current UAL students to apply to become a Made in Arts London Artist!
Curated by a changing panel of industry experts, the annual MiAL Collection is available to purchase online and is taken to a wide variety of events and exhibitions throughout a 2 year tenure, with Artists being given crucial professional development and support throughout.
MiAL Returns to Affordable Art Fair Hampstead
Made in Arts London return to Hampstead Heath for our 6th annual showcasing at Affordable Art Fair
10th-13th May 2018, Hampstead Heath, Lower Fairground Site, East Heath Road, London, NW3 1TH
With work ranging from oil painting to photography, sculpture to print making we will be presenting the top names in emerging art from UAL at affordable prices!
We will also be running tours and round table discussions where you can meet our artists, as part of the AAF's wider range of programmes across the weekend
You can purchase tickets to the Affordable Art Fair here
MiAL and Kit & Caboodle
Thursday 30th November 10.30 am - 8 pm
Kings Boulevard, Kings Cross, N1C 4AG
MiAL have teamed up with Kit & Caboodle, for an exciting pop-up as part of the #KXmas programme of festive events!
Come on down for the first view of some of our 2017 Collection since launching at our exhibition Persona in September, plus get your hands on a few festive market exclusives only available at our November and December events!
MiAL @ SAMPLE
Saturday 2nd Dec 10am - 7pm
Sunday 3rd Dec 10am - 7pm
Green Pl, Greenwich Peninsula, Peninsula Square, London, SE10 0ES
MiAL will be trading at SAMPLE, the latest event curated by Hemingway Design as part of their Urban Fete series of events
On display will be work from Artists featured in our new 2017 Collection a selection of prints, products and fashion from leading UAL talent available just in time for Xmas!
MiAL @ Canopy Market
Thursday 14th - Sunday 17th December
Thurs and Fri 12pm - 8pm
Sat and Sun 11am - 6pm
West Handsyside Canopy, Granary Square, Kings Cross, N1C 4BH
MiAL will be returning to Canopy Market! next to UAL's iconic Central Saint Martins campus!
Providing you with another opportunity to stock up on gifts from our 2017 Collection in time for the festive season and the chance to meet the Artists in person!
21 - 30 September 2017
Four Corners Gallery, 121 Roman Road, E2 0QN
Artists with knowledge and experience from distant genres and unrelated forms can often collide and inspire new ideas. Adding creative partners, collaboration, education and exchange of ideas can spark a multitude of creative advancements. This exhibition addresses how the contribution of talent can ensure that the creative industries are borderless and celebrates the importance of diversity in art. With the support of UAL, 3 students have been selected to create an exclusive commission celebrating collaboration between artists.
The MiAL 2017 Collection featuring fine art, illustration, design, photography will be showcased during the exhibition. Make sure to drop by to chat to the artists and browse the new collection of UALs emerging talent.
MiAL at The London Illustration Fair
1st - 4th December 2016
Bargehouse, Oxo Tower Wharf
The London Illustration Fair will once again seek to delight and entertain with another bumper packed event full of illustration, workshops, talks, music, live signings, murals and a ton of Christmas gift ideas for even Santa to get excited about. All from a top crop of well established and rising stars of the illustration and craft world.
Made in Arts London will be returning to The London Illustration fair for a third year with a collection of some of the most talented illustrators emerging from University of the Arts London. With new and exclusive pieces, this is a fantastic opportunity to buy some brand new work from MiAL.
Find out about exhibiting artists here!
Creative Outlet - Festive Pop-Up
7th - 9th December 2016
The UAL Showroom, 272 High Holborn
Opening times: 12 midday – 7pm
Join us on at Creative Outlet's Festive Pop-up Shop on Wednesday 7, Thursday 8 and Friday 9 December so that you can buy gifts, artworks and products featured in the current exhibition in the UAL Showroom ‘The Creative Outlet’ alongside pieces by Made in Arts London's artists and designers. From jewellery to greeting cards, art prints to contemporary interior products - buy your unique seasonal gifts from UAL artists and designers, from as little as £2.50!
MiAL and Metro Imaging Mentorship 2016
Deadline for Submissions - Sunday 18th December
The mentorship will provide one final year UAL student with a bespoke mentoring program which will run from January - December 2017, offering tailored support and advice during the final crucial few months study, degree show and then the vitally important first few months as a graduate. Alongside this mentorship, the winning student will also become a Made in Arts London artist, with the opportunity to showcase their work online at madeinartslondon.com as well as at MiAL events and exhibitions throughout the year.
More information on how to apply to the mentorship here
MiAL Going Underground
Monday 17th - Saturday 22nd October
Old Street Underground Station - Unit 3
For one week only Made in Arts London will be hosting a pop-up shop at Old Street station selling a fantastic range of art and design by University of the Arts London students and grads.
With Christmas coming around once again, MiAL Underground will be a fantastic opportunity to buy a unique gift for yourself or a loved one by some of the most talented emerging creatives on your commute!
BYOB Opening Event - Tuesday 18th October 6 - 9:30pm
MiAL at Canopy Market
Friday 28th - Saturday 29th October
Canopy Market is the new home for independent sellers and makers. Bringing you fine fresh produce, as well as unique designs, serious sounds, and lots of delicious hot food. Enjoy craft beer from the stalls, take part in amazing creative workshops, and sit back and relax (or get up and dance…) to the music. With guest traders, there’s something new to discover every day.
As part of the market Made in Arts London brings you an incredible range of art and design by the students of University of the Arts London. Jewellery, art, ceramics - this is the place to bag a bargain from a future design star.
We'll also be hosting artist workshops throughout the weekend.
Click here for full list of exhibiting artists and designers.
Click here to book tickets for our artists workshops.
MiAL Autumn/Winter Collection - Submissions Open
Deadline - Sunday 2nd October
Submissions for Made in Art Londons Autumn/Winter 2016 Collection are now open.
Current students and those who have graduated in the last 2 years from any of University of the Arts London's six colleges are welcome to submit work to be considered for one of our collections.
If your work is selected, you will become a member of Made in Arts London and we’ll showcase your work to wide audiences outside of University of the Arts London. Throughout the year MiAL attend and host a variety of exhibitions, events and art fairs to promote and sell your work.
More information on how to submit work here!
Sell Your Work Make A Living - MiAL Graduate Futures Week Talk
Thursday 14th July 5:30-7pm
Ground Floor Lecture Theatre (G05), High Holborn , London, WC1V 7EY
Graduate futures week is a programme of events designed to help University of the Arts London’s graduating students get ahead in the creative industries.
'Sell Your work and Make A Living' will be a panel discussion between MiAL Coordinator Rosa Harvest and two MiAL alumni on selling and surviving in London after graduation. The panel will discuss practical hints and tips on selling your own work through a number of platforms, as well as how to adapt your skills and practice to be able to support yourself in those crucial months and years beyond graduation. The speakers are:
- Rosa Harvest, MiAL Coordinator, UAL
- Olly Fathers, Artist (Wimbledon, 2012)
- Emily Carter, Designer (London College of Fashion, 2014
MiAL at Affordable Art Fair, Hampstead 2016
16 - 19 June
Lower Fairground Site, East Heath Road, Hampstead, London, NW3 1TH
We are thrilled to announce that Made in Arts London will be returning to Affordable Art Fair, Hampstead for our fourth year exhibiting at the fair from 16th -19th June 2016.
The artists in this year’s Made in Arts London exhibition ‘Perspective’ challenge the way in which we currently perceive places, cultures and traditions within modern society.
Spring/Summer 2016 Collection
Launches Friday 8th April
Spring/Summer 2016 is Made in Arts London's 9th seasonal collection featuring 41 of the most talented emerging artists and designers from University of the Arts London. The collection includes illustration, fine art, video, photography, design and more!
This collection was hand selected by our panel of arts and design industry experts:
- Steve MacLeod - Director of Metro Imaging
- Lydia Cowpertwait - Director of Dais Contemporary
- Magurite Metz - Events Coordinator at Craft Central
MiAL Independent - Intersection
April 28th - May 2nd
Private View - Wednesday 27th April
‘Intersection’ is an exhibition, which offers art lovers an exclusive opportunity to access art and design by University of the Arts London’s emerging stars.
The latest exhibition from Made in Arts London showcases a curated selection of work from a diverse and exciting range of fresh London based artists and designers.
The exhibition will explore the importance of supporting emerging artists to continue with their practice, therefore enabling them to contribute to the vitality of one of the greatest cultural capitals of the world.
For more information click here!
MiAL Spring/Summer Submissions Open
Deadline: Sunday 21st February, 12pm
Made in Arts London is now accepting submissions for our Spring/Summer 2016 Collection.
Submissions are open to all University of the Arts London Students studying in any college, course, year and medium.
All submissions are reviewed by our panel of industry experts, and every application receives feedback whether selected or not.
For more information click here!
Cass Art Materials Grant
Deadline: Sunday 21st February, 12pm
Made in Arts London and Cass Art have teamed up once again to bring you the Cass Art Materials Grant, a fantastic opportunity for one lucky University of the Arts London student to receive £500 in materials support.
The Cass Art Materials Grant is being offered in line with submissions to Made in Art London’s Spring/Summer 2016 collection, as this ensures that the recipient not only receives materials support but also the professional support of Made in Arts London to help them progress with their creative careers.
For more information click here!
MiAL at The London Illustration Fair
Friday 4th - Sunday 6th December
The Bargehouse, Oxo Tower Wharf, Bargehouse Street, SE1 9QS
Made in Arts London will be returning to The London Illustration Fair for a bit of festive fun!
We'll be showcasing a fantastic range of illustration, design and craft! Full lineup to be announced shortly.
Come and join us for a brilliant opportunity to snap up some unique Christmas gifts that your family and friends will never forget!
Book your tickets online now: http://bit.ly/1WjIpCT
MiAL & Metro Mentorship
LAUNCH TALK: Monday 9th November, 5:30-6:30pm Central Saint Martins, Room C303
Steve MacLeod, Director of Metro Imaging will announce the launch of a new mentorship programme with Made in Arts London for students in their final year of study at University of the Arts London.
This bespoke mentorship, will be awarded to one UAL student and will run from January - December 2016, offering tailored support and advice during a crucial few months of the winners’ studies.
More information on the mentorship can be found here: http://bit.ly/1VBpjYC
Book your free ticket to this event here: http://bit.ly/1LpyraG
MiAL Autumn/Winter 2015 Submissions Open
Deadline - September 20th 2015
If you are a current student or recent graduate from University of the Arts London you can now submit your work for the chance of becoming a MiAL artist.
We welcome work in all mediums: fine art, design, illustration, video, performance, sculpture, installation, fashion and more. The only requirement is that there is some element of your work that you are happy to sell.
Collections are chosen by a panel of industry experts, and all submissions receive feedback, regardless of whether it is selected.
All work must be submitted online via our submissions form. Full details can be found here!
MiAL at Multiplied, Christie's 2015
Friday 15th - Sunday 18th October
Christie's South Kensington
85 Old Brompton Road, London, SW7 3LD
Made in Arts London returns to Multiplied at Christie's for a second year with a fantastic array of stunning limited editions created by UAL students and recent graduates.
View the full line up of exhibiting artists here!
MiAL Pop Up Shop at WBTC
Saturday 19th - Sunday 27th September
56-57 Carnaby Street, London, W15 9QF
Made in Arts London are thrilled to announce that we are partnering with We Built This City and taking over the top floor of their Carnaby Street store for a one brilliant week in September!
This is your chance to snap up limited edition prints, jewellery, fashion, homeware, design, accessories and more from our superbly talented MiAL Artists.
MiAL's Pop-Up Shop will be a fantastic opportunity to buy affordable and exciting pieces from some of London's most talented emerging artists and designers. Some come and join us!
More information on workshops and participating artists and designers can be found here!
MiAL at Affordable Art Fair, Hampstead 2015
Thursday 11th - Sunday 14th June
Lower Fairground Site, East Heath Road, Hampstead, London, NW3 1TH
Made in Arts London returns to Affordable Art Fair Hampstead, with a fantastic array of work revolving around the theme of challenging the audience to reflect upon the everyday.
The exhibition's line up will be announced shortly.
MiAL Independent Exhibition: Capsule
Thursday 9th - Sunday 12th April
Embassy Tea Gallery, 195-205 Union Street, London SE1 0LN
Made in Arts London presents 'Capsule', an independent exhibition showcasing the ever developing journey of our emerging artists and designers.
The exhibition's line up will be announced shortly. See our Facebook event for more details.
MiAL at The Lethaby Gallery, CSM
20th November - 1st December
The Lethaby Gallery, Central Saint Martins
This exhibition at The Lethaby Gallery showcased a diverse range of UAL artists and designers, who are represented by Made in Arts London.
See the photos from our exhibition.
Multiplied Art Fair: Contemporary Art in Editions 2014
17th - 20th October 2014
Christie's South Kensington, 85 Old Brompton Road, London, SW7 3LD
Multiplied is the UK's only fair devoted exclusively to contemporary art in editions. This was MiAL's first year exhibiting at Multiplied, and included a fantastic range of work from students and recent graduates from UAL.
London Illustration Fair
5th - 6th July 2014
Hoxton Arches, 402 Cremer Street, London, E2 8HD
The London Illustration Fair is London’s freshest artist-led illustration, print and design fair, bringing artists and buyers together in a unique environment.
This year Made in Arts London showcased a selection of our incredibly talented illustration artists.
'Concrete Island': MiAl at Affordable Art Fair 2014
12th-15th June 2014
Lower Fairground Site, East Heath Road
MiAL showcased 14 of our artists at AAF 2014, exhibiting a varied range of artwork from painting, etchings, photography and sculpture. Camilla Brueton also created live drawing during the fair to create a stunning installation piece. J G Ballard’s novel, ‘Concrete Island’ was a key inspiration in this selection.
MiAl Independent Exhibition: Fake Nature 2014
30th May – 1st June 2014
Point Zero Gallery, Stamford Works
Dalston, N16 8JH
Made in Arts London curated an exciting exhibition dedicated to works in New Media, Moving Image, Performance & Installation right in the heart of Dalston. The exhibition included installations, performances and video from 8 MiAL artists.
MiAL Independent Exhibition: Bigger Brighter Bolder 2014
10 April – 23rd May 2014,
272 High Holborn,
London, WC1V 7EY
MiAL celebrated its two year anniversary with the exhibition “Bigger, Brighter, Bolder”, showcasing work for sale by a number of key artists MiAL has worked with over the past two years and a selection from MiAL’s Spring 2014 Collection.
MiAL Independent Exhibition: Process in Exile 2013
10 – 20th October 2013
29-31 Oxford Street
London W1D 2DR
'Process in Exile' brought together a curated collection of art and design from students and recent graduates of University of the Arts London for an exhibition in the commercial heart of London’s Oxford Street
MiAL at the Affordable Art Fair: 'Ways of Seeing' 2013
12 – 15 June 2013
East Heath Road, Hampstead
London, NW3 1TH
MIAL curated the 2013 Affordable Art Fair Hampstead Emerging Artists Exhibition including a collection of works by artists at different stages of their studies at University of the Arts London
MiAL Pop Up Shop: Salad days 2012
14th – 23rd September 201234 Marshall Street
Salad Days, curated by Flagship Collective and Made in Arts London, is a pop-up shop for the duration of the London Design Festival, showcasing the most unique, exciting and seductive work from students and recent graduates of art and design from across Britain’s top arts colleges.