Feminist Internet Futures Studio

Open call to join the Feminist Internet Futures Studio

The Teaching and Learning Exchange and UAL Futures are delighted to invite UAL students and recent graduates to take part in the Feminist Internet Futures Studio, from 29 August – 8 September 2017, in London. This intensive collaborative experience is FREE for UAL students and alumni.

Application Deadline: Midday Friday 14 July 2017.

What is the UAL Futures Studio?

UAL Futures Studios bring students and alumni together with educators and creative industry partners to work on projects that address social and cultural issues through collaborative creative practice. The Feminist Internet Futures Studio is a 10-day workshop where you will collaborate on projects that explore how the internet can strengthen feminist movements and advance women’s rights at a local and global level.
Experince working in a studio environment with students from across UAL.
Learn digital tools and collaborative methods used by design studios, startups, creative teams and educators.
Meet experts from the UAL Futures family who will give lectures, coaching and feedback on how your projects are developing.

Who are we looking for?

We need all kind of voices in feminism. That’s why we’re looking for a wide range of participants who want to collaborate with others and use their collective skills to imagine better futures. Students from ALL disciplines are welcome 🙂

Why is this worth doing?

We are moving to a multidisciplinary world. The Futures Studio will equip you with the digital agility and collaborative skills that employers in the digital creative industries are looking for.

How do I take part?

You have to be a current student or have graduated from UAL within the last 2 years (2015) and be available for the following dates:
Briefing session: Thursday 24th August (3 pm – 8 pm)
Feminist Internet Futures Studio: Tuesday 29th August – Friday 8th September (excl. Sunday 3rd September)
DEL Conference: Thursday 14th and Friday 15th September

Bursaries
There are bursaries available to support students from WP backgrounds. For more information please contact Tessa Read t.read@arts.ac.uk

Join our Pre-Studio Seminars

Students and staff are also invited to attend a series of open Pre-Studio Seminars on the following dates:
Wednesdays 5th, 12th, 19th and 26th July (5 pm – 7 pm)

To apply visit the UAL Futures blog

If you have questions, why not attend an info session?

We’ll be holding an information session on Wednesday 21 June (2 – 4 pm) at The Digital Learning Lab, London College of Fashion, 182 Mare Street. To book a place visit this doodle poll.

Anything else, contact Georgina Capdevila g.capdevilacano@arts.ac.uk