Make do and Mending: Crafting Sustainability

Winchester School of Art (WSA) is hosting the 2nd Fashion and Sustainability Forum today. Alongside this WSA Library has collaborated with Associate Professor of Fashion, Dr Jo Turney, who provides our guest blog below, to curate an… Continue reading

WSA Library Celebrates World Book Day!

We celebrated World Book Day yesterday in WSA Cafe with various activities ranging from letterpress, screen-printing, mono-printing and the self-portrait drawing game, ‘Face-to-Trace’! As in previous years the Library had a stand showcasing the Artists’… Continue reading

Altered Books exhibition in WSA Library

    We are pleased to be launching our first exhibition of the year in our display cases in the Library welcome area. We are showing altered books made by WSA students in response… Continue reading

The British Art Show 8

  If you haven’t already visited the British Art Show 8 (BAS8) then now is the perfect time to escape the sales and explore the best of British contemporary art. The British Art Show… Continue reading

Our Visionaire Collection

Over the last few weeks, we’ve been introducing both our physical and online collections to our students. One which has really excited and inspired is our Visionaire Collection. Visionaire is a tangible, luxury art and… Continue reading

NEW Academic Skills Collection at WSA

    WSA Library has recently put together a new collection of books on a range of academic skills, designed to support you in your art and design studies. This collection is shelved… Continue reading

Love Thy Denim

A warm welcome to our new and returning students at WSA. We thought for our first blog of the academic year, we’d start with something local. Love Thy Denim is currently on at The… Continue reading

Paper Art

    Having just completed an origami workshop and installation at Larmer Tree Festival, I thought I’d write something about our fabulous paper art resources in the library! When it comes to paper art,… Continue reading

Linda’s ’30’ Exhibition at The Winchester Gallery

Last week saw the opening of ’30’, an exhibition celebrating Linda Newington’s 30 years at Winchester School of Art. The Private View and opening was delightfully themed as a tea party with cake stands, sandwiches… Continue reading