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Dr Hayley Newman
Slade School of Fine Art
UCL
Gower Street
London
WC1E 6BT
Tel: 020 7679 2331 Ext: 32331
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Appointment
  • Reader of Fine Art
  • The Slade School of Fine Art
  • Faculty of Arts & Humanities
Biography
I was born in Guildford, Surrey and received a BA (hons) at Middlesex University before gaining a Higher Postgraduate Diploma in Fine Art at the Slade School. In 1995 I took up a DAAD scholarship at the Hochschule für Bildende Künste, Hamburg, after which I was awarded the Stanley Burton research scholarship at the University of Leeds, completing one of the first practice-based PhDs in Fine Art in 2001. I started teaching at the Slade School in 2011 and am co-ordinator of the practice-led PhD option within the department.



Research Summary

I am interested in performance and performativity, documentary practices, subjectivity and fiction. My commitment to working creatively around the current economic, social and ecological crises forged The Gluts (Hayley Newman, Gina Birch and Kaffe Matthews) and our eco-electro musical Café Carbon which we took to the Copenhagen Climate Summit in 2009. For Café Carbon we wrote songs about food and climate.

My pre-Occupy novella Common, written as Self-Appointed Artist-in-Residence in the City of London over the summer of 2011, was published by Copy Press in 2013. In Common I wrote about the economic crisis from within; as it was happening on the streets of the Square Mile. Alongside fantastical imaginings and writings from the heart, the book documents the crash in global markets caused by the downgrading of American debt, turbulence in the Eurozone and the riots that started in London before spreading across Britain.

Since 2011 I have been making a series of works about faces and building facades, including Histoire Economique, frottage renderings of the fronts of banks in the City of London and Domestique, a series of used dishcloths embroidered with faces. I am am currently engaged with a related writing project that looks at the fragment, subjectivity, memory, faces and building facades.

I was recently an Art360 award holder. Art360 is an independent charity set up to empower artists and estates to manage, protect and make their work accessible. 

Teaching Summary
The Slade appointed me in 2011 to help set up the new practice-led PhD option within the school.



Appointments
SEP-2011 Part-time Lecturer Fine Art The Slade School of Fine Art, United Kingdom
2011 – 2015 Reader (0.2) Research Chelsea College of Art and Design, United Kingdom
2009 – 2011 Reader (0.6) Research Chelsea College of Art and Design, United Kingdom
2005 – 2006 Research Tutor in Sculpture Sculpture Royal College of Art, United Kingdom
2005 – 2008 Graduate Tutor Research Chelsea College of Art and Design, United Kingdom
1998 – 2005 Senior Lecturer Fine Art Media Chelsea College of Art and Design, United Kingdom
1997 – 1998 Associate Lecturer Fine Art Media Chelsea College of Art and Design, United Kingdom
Academic Background
2001   Doctor of Philosophy University of Leeds
1994   Higher Diploma in Fine Art University College London
1992   Bachelor of Arts (Honours) Middlesex University
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