University of Wolverhampton

AA2A college

Application information:

Application packs for places on AA2A (starting Oct 2017) should be available by the end of July. To get your pack...

email: i.rudge@wlv.ac.uk      phone:    01902 323147      

Application deadline 5th September  

For more information on eligibility etc. see: how to apply


NB: The University will also be hosting 3 additional placements: for a Creative Writer, a Dramatist and a Media Artist


'AA2A Plus Collections': all the AA2A placements will have the opportunity to access the collections of the University's cultural partners at Wolverhampton Art Gallery and City Archives, to use as source material.  


For Visual artists and Designer makers: access to facilities in printmaking, wood, metal, foundry, wood and stone carving, hot glass, ceramics, interior textiles, fashion and textiles, digital media, video, photography, illustration, graphic design, graphic arts, painting


For Dramatists: access to The Performance Hub (a specialist open theatre and performance space at Walsall) and links to the Arena Theatre (City Campus) as well as access to the Lending Library, Lecture programmes and the University community


For Media Artists: access to Media suites, Video and Film production facilities and links to the University's cultural partners at the Light House Media Centre


For Creative Writers:  access to the Lending Library, Lecture programmes and the University community. Applicants may wish to host readings and interventions with the written and spoken word as part of the University Library programme  


  The University is providing AA2A's Enhanced Employability support package for students 

  • 'Making it out there' digital information pack listing support organisations
  • Presentation promoting Self-employment as a career option
  • 'Engage' database of past AA2A artists prepared to host students visits

Location: MK Building, Molineux Street, Wolverhampton WV1 1SB

This year's AA2A artists:

AA2A Student Reps

Coordinator: Su Fahy

Administrator: Ian Rudge

Email: i.rudge@wlv.ac.uk

Telephone: 0190 232 2058

Website: http://www.wlv.ac.uk

More artists images: http://www.aa2a.org/colleges/wolverhampton

More about our institution and our AA2A scheme:

Our AA2A scheme will aim to give formal AA2A access from October to April, with the possibility of the University offering an extension until June

Previous artists on Dotbiz:

Selected previous student reps:


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