NAFAE offers a forum for the concerns and interests of Fine Art educators to be disseminated and heard.
As universities and FE institutions face the challenges of a significant reduction in government funding, together with rising tuition fees, the need to represent the collective voice of the sector is as crucial as it has ever been.
Call for Papers and Proposals for Poster Presentations
Deadline 26 September 2014
Set up under the auspices of the National Association for Fine Art Education, and organised by a team of Fine Art research students, the inaugural Fine Art Research Network Symposium will take place at London Metropolitan University in March 2015.
Open to research students and their supervisors across the UK and Europe, the event is intended to stimulate discussion and networking for those working in the field of fine art research
The Symposium aims to explore and debate the relationshipsbetween practice and theory in Fine Art research and education, through a consideration of the multifaceted ways in which this relationship can be articulated, adapted and applied.
AHRC Subject Associations Meeting
Speakers include Professor Rick Rylance, Professor Geoffrey Crossick, Dr Samantha Rayner and the new AHRC Commons Fellow, Dr Richard Clay.
25th September, 9.30-3.30, Avonmouth House, London SE1
AA2A Placements 2014-2015
90 placements on offer, giving artists and designer makers the opportunity to undertake a period of research or realise a project using art college facilities. AA2A schemes aim to benefit students and institutions through their interaction with practising artists.
External Examiner Information
External Examining is an important role in ensuring consistency of provision and awards and accuracy of marking in relation to national standards and benchmarks.
Please submit your own details and encourage colleagues to do the same.
NAFAE TVIs Fine Art Education Valuable?
The Shame of the English Baccalaureate
An increasingly vocal constituency drawn from education, the cultural professions and specifically the arts have been adding almost daily to the literature and debate surrounding the government’s discredited plan to establish the English Baccalaureate.
Free to Create
NAFAE is keen to promote the views of all of those involved in Fine Art Education concerning the real value and benefit of Fine Art and Fine Art education in response to the hike in student fees, cuts to Arts and Humanities grants and subsidies and the knock on effect of course closures.