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Central Saint Martins

Art Programme

Introduction by Art Programme Director, Alex Schady

The Art programme consists of the following courses and pathways:

BA (Hons) Fine Art

Artists create the cultural resources of our shared future. We recognise the breadth and diversity of social, political, cultural, economic and technological contexts of contemporary art.

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Level: Undergraduate

MA Art and Science

This pioneering course investigates the creative relationships between art and science and how to communicate them.

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Level: Postgraduate

MA Contemporary Photography; Practices and Philosophies

MA Contemporary Photography; Practices and Philosophies is a fine art photography course which merges research with practice.

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Level: Postgraduate

MA Fine Art

On MA Fine Art, you will critically address what it means to practice as an artist today.

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Level: Postgraduate

MRes Art: Exhibition Studies

MRes Art: Moving Image explores the rich histories, theories and aesthetics that have led artists to turn to film and video.

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Level: Postgraduate

MRes Art: Moving Image

MRes Art: Exhibition Studies examines the history of contemporary art through key developments in the exhibition form.

College: Central Saint Martins
Level: Postgraduate

MRes Art: Theory and Philosophy

MRes Art: Theory and Philosophy promotes dialogue between practitioners and theorists about art discourse today.

College: Central Saint Martins
Level: Postgraduate

Art programme events

BA Acting Autumn Show

BA Acting Autumn Show

  • 4 December 2019 - 7 December 2019
  • Location: Platform Theatre

CSM Drama Centre is delighted to present their Autumn shows featuring this graduating BA Acting class ‘Group 56’ performing Gabriel and Wildefire.

Who Do We Think We Are?

Who Do We Think We Are?

  • 6 December 2019 - 12 December 2019
  • Location: Central Saint Martins

Who Do We Think We Are? An Academic Support event

Post-Grad Community: Holiday Pop-Up Market

Post-Grad Community: Holiday Pop-Up Market

  • 6 December 2019
  • Location: Central Saint Martins (The Street)

This holiday market will be a celebration of makers, artists, and craftspeople across all campuses, and a chance for students and staff to support each other through an affordable, accessible, mulled wine, mince pie filled event!

Black Men on the Couch

Black Men on the Couch

  • 21 January 2020
  • Location: LVMH Lecture Theatre

Join us for Black Men on the Couch: Kwame Kwei-Armah in conversation with Rotimi Akinsete, the first in a series of events aiming to transform views about mental health, gender politics and race.

Fashion: Central Saint Martins

Fashion: Central Saint Martins

  • 5 February 2020 - 10 March 2020
  • Location: Lethaby Gallery

Discover the unique, almost indefinable, qualities that produce fashion at Central Saint Martins.

Art programme stories

Foundation book

A new book by Foundation Curriculum Leaders Lucy Alexander and Timothy Meara shares a year of projects and techniques from the course

Professor: Mick Finch

To mark our new Professors, we hear more about their research plans. Here, Mick Finch, Professor of Visual Art Practice, discusses re-reading the archive and the need for multidisciplinary practice.