801–1000 th
World University Rankings 2021
251–300 th
Young University Rankings 2020
University Square, Luton, Bedfordshire, LU1 3JU, United Kingdom

Contemporary Arts Practice - University of Bedfordshire

Contemporary Art Practice is the expanded field of fine art practice and overlaps with broader visual practices as a whole; including painting, print and photo-media, sculpture, video art, book arts, publishing, new media art, performance, installation, community arts, public arts, curatorial practice and art writing. As well as gaining insights and skills linked to a variety of media you will engage with a wide range of aesthetic and conceptual debates. You will explore identity and diversity, political environmental social and cultural themes that can be expressed through your developing practice as a contemporary artist. The course will prepare you to be a professional artist working in the contemporary visual arts alongside artists designers and other creative practitioners. You will come in contact with a number of professionals involved in producing, curating, and critiquing contemporary art. You will gain confidence and proficiency in presenting your work to professional standards, including portfolio production and skills in networking, exhibiting and marketing. You will be able work individually and in teams, working with other creative practitioners in art and design, as well as with other discipline areas including science, education, society and culture, health and well-being, and the built environment.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)
  • Study mode
  • Duration
    3 years
  • Start date
  • Location
    Luton Campus,LutonEngland
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £9,250
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • Channel Islands Year 1 £9,250
  • International Year 1 £12,350