University of Wolverhampton

AA2A college

Application information:

The University will be offering seven placements, four to visual artists and designer-makers and also a Creative Writer, a Dramatist and a Media Artist

Application deadline for visual arts placements 5th Sept 

Deadline for Writer, Dramatist & Media Artist has been extended to midday 14th Sept 

Application packs available from...

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

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


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


Creative Writer, Dramatist & Media Artist: negotiated access to The Performance Hub (a specialist open theatre and performance space at Walsall), links to the Arena Theatre (City Campus), access to Media suites, Video and Film production facilities, links to the University's cultural partners at the Light House Media Centre. Creative writers may also wish to host readings and interventions with the written and spoken word as part of the University Library programme

All the AA2A placements have access to the Lending library, Lecture programmes and the University community. Also access the collections of the University's cultural partners at Wolverhampton Art Gallery, Museum and City Archives

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

Coordinator: Su Fahy

Administrator: Ian Rudge

Email: i.rudge@wlv.ac.uk

Telephone: 01902 323147

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

More about our institution and our AA2A scheme:

Our AA2A scheme aims to give formal AA2A access from 9th Oct 2017 to 30th April 2018, with the University offering an extension until 30th June.

 Hosting 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

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