Jacqueline Butler

At UWE Bristol The School of Art and Design crosses discplines in Art, Design, Design Communication and Visual Culture. Students get the chance to collaborate on live projects with real-world impact. Enhancing skills and developing professional networks through exciting placements and opportunities, live projects and showcasing work. through exhibition. We have well-established links and partnerships with some of the South West's top cultural and creative organisations. Partners include: Arnolfini, Spike Island and Watershed.

Research plays an integral role in the School of Art and Design, generating new knowledge through a mixture of dialogue, practice and critique. The findings feed directly into the  student learning experience,  and applies knowledge through user-led research with academic, practitioner, institutional and industrial partners.


Our ground breaking research has earned us a reputation on the national and international stages.The work is focussed on three outstanding groups:

Centre for Fine Print Research (CFPR). Moving Image Research. The Visual Culture Research Group (VCRG)


UWE Bristol, City Campus at Bower Ashton
Kennel Lodge Road
United Kingdom

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Jacqueline Butler is Head of the School of Art and Design and Associate Professor at University of the West of England(UWEBristol) in the Faculty of Arts, Creative Industries and Education (ACE).

She continues to practice as an artist and researcher, her specialism sits within fine art inter-technology creativity. She sits on the Executive Board at Open Eye Photography Gallery, Liverpool ( https://openeye.org.uk/), and on the Advisory Board of The Image International Research Network (https://ontheimage.com/). She is a founding member and  joint coordinator of the Family Ties Network FTN (https://familytiesnetwork.wordpress.com/)