Fine Art Facilities, Wolverhampton School of Art, University of Wolverhampton

Fine Art Facilities

Fine Art Facilities

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Fine Art at Wolverhampton is a predominately studio based course. As a Fine art student your will have a dedicated studio space in a purpose built environment.

Virtual tour of the Fine art facilities

Click on the image below and take a tour around our facilities, please note the Mattertag hotspots (white circles with a dark blue outline) – these contain information about specific equipment, images, videos and more.

The Fine Art studios are open for you to work in 5 days a week from 8.30 am – 8.00pm

Studio facilities includes:

The current studio provision is carefully designed to support students working across the broad spectrum of contemporary fine art practice and has provision for:

  • large sculpture and 3d construction
  • painting and drawing
  • installation and print
  • photography and film.
Other specialist equipment includes:

Fine Art students also have access to a wide range of specialist workshops that support the whole of the school of Art including:

  • Traditional and digital print studios
  • wood,metal and plastic workshops,
  • digital, photographic and moving image suites
  • a working stone yard and foundry with a bronze casting facility.

A specialist team of technicians support students working in these facilities by providing the opportunity to observe and learn new skills, sourcing specialist materials, and working alongside students to help them make and exhibit their individual projects to a high professional standard.

In Focus

Learn about Fine Art's facilities in more detail

Including two floors of spacious studios along with specialist printmaking workshops.

In Addition

We have a specialist in-house digital printing service – the Print Support Hub. Alongside a Media Store with dedicated kit for all Wolverhampton School of Art students. We even have our own Art Materials Shop, which stocks an extensive range of art materials.

Print Support Hub 

The Print Support Hub is a technically supported, open access area. It offers all School of Art students a range of specialist printers that are capable of printing onto a vast array of different materials.

Including:

  • A3 Risograph printer
  • 2 medium format high-end Epson printers (A4, A3, A3+ and A2)
  • Large format thermal lithographic printer
  • Large Format Mimaki textile printer
  • Large Format Mimaki textile printer

The room also offers two large format scanners that will scan artwork up to A0 size.

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Wolverhampton School of Art, George Wallis Building, University of Wolverhampton

Media Stores

The Media Stores is a fantastic facility providing free access to equipment for a variety of courses throughout the Wolverhampton School of Art. Including specialist photographic and digital media equipment.

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Art Materials Shop

The Wolverhampton School of Art's art materials shop stocks an extensive range of art materials, including paints, brushes, sketchbooks, portfolios, and much more.

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Study with us

We offer both undergaraduate and postgraduate courses in Fine Art:

BA (Hons) Fine Art

The BA (Hons) Fine Art course is a long established subject in the Wolverhampton School of Art. As a student in Fine Art you will be able to engage with the diverse disciplines of contemporary Fine Art including painting, sculpture, printmaking, conceptual and social practice, film, video, photography, performance and installation. 

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MA Fine Art

This course draws on the School’s considerable research reputation and professional expertise in the areas of painting, photography, performance, film and video, sculpture, installations, public art and print-making. This fascinating programme provides highly focused teaching, alongside a critical lecture series within an intellectually supportive environment.

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MA by Research in Art & Design

This course draws on the School’s considerable research reputation and professional expertise The Masters by Research in Art & Design offers an exciting new opportunity for students to study at Masters level, follow an area of their own academic interest and under the supervision of published experts in their fields.

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