Origins student exhibition

Visitors at Origins 2016
Image courtesy of UAL

Our annual exhibition, Origins, celebrates the exceptional work being produced by students taking UAL Awarding Body qualifications at further education institutions nationwide.

Origins 2017 will take place from 5-11 July 2017 at the Old Truman Brewery in Shoreditch, as part of the established student showcase season Free Range.

The exhibition showcases work by students studying for UAL Awarding Body’s Creative Media and Art & Design qualifications (including FAD) at Levels 1, 2, 3 and 4. Origins 2016 took place at London's Menier Gallery and featured worked by 105 students from 48 different colleges. Acclaimed artist Bob and Roberta Smith delivered an impassioned speech about the importance of art in education and society, and handed out prizes to 6 student for outstanding achievement. Find out more about Origins 2016 by watching the short film below:

Highlights from Origins 2016. Film by Gareth Johnson.