The Ruskin is delighted to announce that Helen Marten (BFA 2008) is the 2016 winner of the Turner Prize, the second Ruskin alumna to win the prize, after Elizabeth Price's success in 2012.
The Ruskin's Associate Professor of Fine Art is participating in group exhibitions at the Kunstsaele Berlin, and at FRAC île-de-france's Paris exhibition space.
As well as term-time Life Drawing classes, the Ruskin School of Art offers a programme of Short Courses each summer.
The Ruskin takes part in three undergraduate University Open Days each year: in 2017, these will be held on 28th June, 29th June, and 15th September. A Graduate Open Day is usually held in November each year.
LAST CHANCE TO SEE: the Bloomberg New Contemporaries 2016 exhibition at the Institute of Contemporary Art, London, which ends on 22 January.
The deadline for MFA and DPhil applications is 12 noon (GMT) on Friday 20 January 2017.
The Ruskin School of Art is the Fine Art Department of the University of Oxford. It provides an exceptional teaching and research environment that enables cutting-edge contemporary artists, art historians and art theorists to work closely together in a world-leading, research-intensive university.
The Ruskin is delighted that Alicia Reyes McNamara, who graduated from the Ruskin's first year of its MFA in June 2016, will be in residence at the South London Gallery's Outset Artists' Flat for 6 months from November 2016.
Michaelmas Term 2016 has been as busy and productive as ever, and as we come to the end of another year, we are thrilled to look back and share news with our Ruskin alumni via their newsletter, Aluminati.
The Ruskin School of Art continues to be recognised as a leader in arts education in the latest university league tables. The Complete University Guide 2017 (published April 2016) once again ranks the Ruskin first in Art&Design.