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Belfast School of Art & Museums NI Exhibition Insight Programme

This seven-week programme has been developed for Art students to gain a unique insight into artist practices, contexts and exhibition curatorship in a range of professional settings.

Outline of Activity

The programme's activities for semester two 2018/19, will focus on the current Museums NI touring exhibition 'Troubles Art'.

Learning Outcomes

Students will be able to:

  • Assimilate and reflect upon experiences and knowledge of contexts of art practice in professional fields;
  • Accept responsibility for their active involvement in their learning;
  • Compile, collate and present visual and written material in an appropriate manner;
  • Present ideas and information in appropriate visual and written formats; and
  • Manage and plan their time and learning effectively for personal development.

Assessment Details

Each student will create a blog in which they will record and reflect on each week's activities throughout the programme.

  • Posts should include (where appropriate):
  • Reflective writing
  • Photographs
  • Films
  • GIFs
  • Digital artworks .

Each student's blog will be submitted for assessment on the Friday of week seven of the programme.

Level of Commitment

Students must:

Attend 6 x Wednesday afternoon sessions plus one full Wednesday for a bus trip to Derry

Complete an additional two-hours per week to complete blog posts for assessment

Submit for assessment their completed blog by 4pm on Friday of week seven of the programme.

Related Staff

Louise O'Boyle

Acting Head of the Belfast School of Art
Belfast School of Art
+44 28 9536 7406
BA-01-012B - Belfast campus

Find out more about Louise O'Boyle