Digital Making Art School Tate Exchange Feb & March 2017

In February & March 2017 the Digital Maker Collective delivered four hugely successful ‘Digital Making Art School’ events at Tate Modern, Tate Exchange.

Digital Making Art School Feb - March 2017, Tate Exchange

The events took place on the 8th Feb - 22nd Feb - 8th March - 22nd March and included the participation of UAL staff, student’s alumni, industry, sector, local communities and the public.

Highlights from Tate Exchange 2017:

  • Over 2,000 public visited our events over the four dates
  • 150 staff, students & alumni from across ALL UAL collages/dept delivered events
  • Many staff & students visited the events, led to increased curriculum engagement
  • Sector/community guests delivered workshops & presented at the symposium
  • Visited by Director of Tate Modern & Tate Council who talked with students
  • Lots of positive interest & praise from Tate & Visitors
  • Very positive staff & student feedback, was seen as an ‘intense learning experience’
  • Curriculum integration via whole/part course/department participation include: WCA BA Print and Time Based Media, WCA BA Fine Art, Camberwell BA Photography & Graphic Design collaboration, Chelsea BA Spatial Design, Chelsea MA Spatial Design, LCC MA Interaction Design Communication, LCC MA Games Design, CSM 4D technical team/department, UAL learning & Teaching Exchange & Research.

Images & Programme from Tate Exchange 2017 events:

Members who delivered the final Tate Exchange Event 22nd March - See all Event Images and the Programme on 22nd March 2017

Members who delivered the Tate Exchange Event 8th March - See all Event Images and the Programme on 8th March 2017

Members who delivered the Tate Exchange Event 22nd Feb - See all Event Images and the Programme on 22 Feb 2017

Members who delivered the Tate Exchange Event 8th Feb - See all Event images and the Programme on 8th Feb 2017

Below: A short talking heads film about the Digital Making Art School event Feb & March 2017, part of a series of filmed interviews during the first year of Tate Exchange by Tate Research Centre. Tate Learning aims to develop rigorous reflective practice across the Tate Learning team. Through this Tate Learning aim to identify, support and make visible how gallery education practice can be understood and experienced as a research-led activity.


Digital Maker Collective, University of the Arts London are a Founding Associate of Tate Exchange, Tate Modern, London

Tate Exchange, Level 5, Blavatnik Building, Tate Modern: A space for everyone to collaborate, test ideas and discover new perspectives on life, through art. The overarching theme for the Tate Exchange programme year 2017/18 is ‘Production’ which can be interpreted as we wish, and to help frame ideas we are looking through the lenses of Value, Material, Transformation and Knowledge. Read More.

Following the success of the Digital Maker Collective, Digital Making Art School events at Tate Modern, Tate Exchange in 2017, which included 150 staff & students and over 2,000 public visitors, we are really pleased to be invite you to join the Digital Maker Collective in planning the programme for Tate Exchange 2018:

On Friday 26 January 2018 the Digital Maker Collective were invited to activate the 4th Floor Boiler House, Tate Modern as part of Uniqlo Tate Late event, which this month was programmed in collaboration with the Tate Exchange Associates. See Images: Uniqlo Tate Lates Jan 2018

We are currently in the process of developing our Tate Exchange week long residency event 6-11 March: See Tate Exchange 6-11 March 2018 Programme

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