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Window Gallery 2023

Take a look at the exhibitions that took place in Central Saint Martins' Window Galleries throughout 2023.

window gallery
Jamie Johnson

A Studio of One’s Own – the Central School Story

11–27 January 2023

An exhibition by the Museum & Study Collection exploring the history of women printmakers in response to Print and Prejudice at the V&A.

objects hang in window
Jamie Johnson

Schools of Schools

9–20 March 2023

School of Schools was a student-led exhibition by MArch Architecture year one students to showcase the outcomes of their first term. Sstudents were tasked with designing a ‘school’ that has a close relationship to land and the issues of climate and social justice it raises. This ranged from access to spaces for countercultures, to land governance or urban renewal.

photo of a set of yellow marigold cleaning gloves with words on them
Sanitised silence, Gabrielle de Ferrer, 2023

Mundane Mondays

14–23 March 2023

BA Fine Art XD students showcased Mundane Mondays as part of their Reclaim the Mundane series. Existing to take art into the forbidden and uncanny spaces of the corporate and the commercial. As a collective, questioning what items and lifestyles should be revered as art and culture.

a tv on a plinth
Tiancheng Qiu

Slicing the apple

20–28 April 2023

Slicing the Apple was a response by BA Fine Art Year 2 of research into the apple, in partnership with the Museum of Cider, Herefordshire and their Apples & People website.

medals in window
Jamie Johnson

Modern Art Medals: Making History in 30 Years

29 March - 14 May

This exhibition highlighted a selection of the medals entered in the 2023 competition from colleges across the UK as well as a guest university from Pforzheim in Germany. The display included a collection of medals from our Museum & Study Collection archive, spanning the past 30 years.

rugs in window
Jamie Johnson

LEAD from the heart

29 March - 15 May

Jaipur Rugs Foundation x Central Saint Martins presented LEAD from the heart. This Window exhibition showcased handcrafted contemporary rugs co-designed by 24 artisan weavers from Jaipur Rugs Foundation and 24 Weave students from the BA Textile Design at Central Saint Martins.

a collage

The Space Between Us

18 July - 6 August

The Space Between Us revealed the journey in establishing a creative practice post-academia. A team of four MArch Graduate Teaching Assistants: Mariam Aslam, Antoinette Oni, Alexandros Xenophontos and Marda Zenawi explored the spaces they've held for themselves and others through their intercontinental work. Showcasing their process and the challenges of establishing alternative and critical spatial practices.

pink and white carpet
Sri Mahija Mandalika, MA Art & Science, CSM.jpg

Stories to Tell: Through Our Textiles

19 July - 17 August

Arts SU South Asian Heritage Month first began in 2020 and runs 18 July - 17 August every year. This exhibition celebrated our students of South Asian heritage by showcasing their stories through their work inspired by and rethinking their cultural history around fabric, clothing, jewellery and body art.



13 July - 6 September

CSM Changemakers are a group of students employed to work in partnership with programme and course teams at the College. This exhibition highlighted some of the positive changes initiated by CSM Changemakers since 2022.