Sarah Tripp

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Lecturer Fine Art

Fine Art-MFA

Research Interests

writing fiction, character studies, independent publishing, editorial practice, narrative arts, moving image practice, performance practice, curatorial practice, relational psychoanalysis, reflective practice, pedagogical theory, postgraduate pedagogy, practice-led research methods

Research Profile

Dr Sarah Tripp is a lecturer at The Glasgow School of Art. She is regularly invited as a guest lecturer, most recently working with postgraduate students at Goldsmiths, University of the Arts (London); Edinburgh College of Art; Piet Zwart Institute (Rotterdam); Sandberg Institute, Gerrit Rietveld Academie (Amsterdam); Werkplaats Typografie (Arnhem); Ruskin School of Art (Oxford) and Sheffield Hallam University.

Sarah completed a BA in Fine Art at The Glasgow School of Art in 1994 and an MA in Fine Art at Chelsea College of Art in 1996 before returning to Glasgow to practice as an artist, writer and curator and join the committee of the Transmission Gallery. In 2016 she completed her practice-led PhD at Edinburgh University in writing character studies using cyclical, reflective methodologmore...


MA Fine Art
BA Hons Fine Art

Latest Additions

  1. Collected Gnommero

    Tripp, Sarah, Bailey, Giles, Barker, Ruth, Beasley, Becky, Benera, Anca, Betteridge, Tom, de Briey, Nathalie, Bright, Kimberley, Brownrigg, Jenny, Bojanowska, Maria, Burns, Barry, Davidson, Neil, Disbury, Rachael, Easton, Rowena, Edbrook, Laura, Elkin, Kathryn, Fallon, Stuart, Grenyer, Kate, Hall, Lauren, Hartshorn, Jane, Hogarth, Jamie, Hutchinson, Simone, Knight, Ben, Lafferty, Mhari, Li, Chin, Matsumoto, Lila, McCallum, Eona, McStravick, Conal, Mistretta, Giuseppe, Morgan, Charlotte, Morrell, Kate, Omann, Aniara, Paige, Steven, Potter, Jessica, Rhymes, Darren, Schrag, Anthony, Simpson, Laura, Skinner, Carrie, Shelley, Louise, Sowerby, Katherine, Speed, Emily, Staff, Patrick, Street, Catherine, Taylor, Richard, Tendink, Iris, Tolmie, Cara, Varley, Tom, Walker, Chris, Walker, Thom, Watson, Daniella, Wells, Lauren, Wilcox, Rebecca and Ziffo, George (2015) Collected Gnommero. Gnommero . Independently published, Glasgow.
  2. 7 Customs

    Tripp, Sarah (2014) 7 Customs. Wirksworth Parish Room, 9– 25 Sep 2014 [Show/Exhibition]
  3. Youth Administrator

    Tripp, Sarah (2014) Youth Administrator. Flat Time House, London, 9 Oct – 23 Nov 2014 [Show/Exhibition]
  4. Listening to Strangers

    Tripp, Sarah (2015) Listening to Strangers. Centre for Contemporary Arts, Glasgow, 1 Oct 2015 [Show/Exhibition]
  5. Making People Up

    Tripp, Sarah (2016) Making People Up. Tramway 1, Tramway (Glasgow), 5 Nov 2016 [Show/Exhibition]
  6. You Are of Vital Importance to the Art Community

    Tripp, Sarah (2017) You Are of Vital Importance to the Art Community. In: F.R.DAVID: “Inverted Commas” Spring 2017. F.R.DAVID (13). Uh books with KW Institute for Contemporary Art, Glasgow and Berlin, pp. 69-73. ISBN 9780995713307
  7. Reflections on the Evolving Triad Tutorial in a Postgraduate Art Studio

    Tripp, Sarah (2016) Reflections on the Evolving Triad Tutorial in a Postgraduate Art Studio. International Journal of Art and Design Education, 35 (3). pp. 384-394. ISSN 1476-8070
  8. Making People Up

    Tripp, Sarah (2016) Making People Up. PhD thesis, Edinburgh University.
  9. You Are of Vital Importance

    Tripp, Sarah (2014) You Are of Vital Importance. Book Works, London. ISBN 9781906012540