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Bournemouth Film School selects winner of Rycote Sound Award 2019

AUB’s Bournemouth Film School has awarded Film Production student Rebeka Andersone the Rycote Sound Award 2019.

Rebeka Andersone has been awarded the Rycote Sound Award 2019 at Arts University Bournemouth’s 2019 Graduation Ceremony for her work specialising in sound production and design across both documentary and fiction film.

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MA Film Practice Graduate Nominated For Tribeca Film Festival

MA Film Practice graduate, Darius Shu has been nominated for this year’s Tribeca Film Festival, New York.

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BA (Hons) Illustration students shortlisted for prestigious Penguin award

Two BA (Hons) Illustration students get shortlisted for the Penguin Student Design Awards.

AUB and the BA (Hons) Illustration team are excited to announce that two BA Illustration students have been shortlisted in the internationally recognised Penguin Student Design Awards.

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Graduate animation ‘Anna’ nominated for the National RTS Student Awards

BA (Hons) Animation Production’s Jessica Mountfeilds ‘Anna’ is nominated for yet another award

The national judging of the Undergraduate Animation regional winning films from the RTS Student Television Awards 2019 has now taken place and a shortlist of three nominations has been selected.

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BA (Hons) Animation Production graduate’s stopmotion production ‘Anna’ tours Portugal with MONSTRA à Solta

After screening at festival MONSTRA in Lisbon back in March, 2018 graduate, Jessica Mountfield’s ‘Anna’ was selected for the MONSTRA à Solta (MONSTRA on the Loose) screening tour.

The goal of the tour is to take the new approaches, aesthetics, subjects — the art of animation — to places where it usually wouldn’t reach through the conventional media and means.

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‘Whispering Onion’ Animation by BA (Hons) Animation Production graduate Akari Hiraoka selected for Animafest Zagreb

‘Whispering Onion’ has been selected for the ‘Student Films Competition’ programme at the World Festival of Animated Film – Animafest Zagreb 2019.

Animafest Zagreb was established in 1972 and is the second oldest film festival in the world completely dedicated to animation. Animafest’s Grand Prix winners directly qualify for the Academy Awards and the European Animation Award.

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BA (Hons) Animation Production graduates stopmotion production ‘Anna’ wins at Canterbury AniFest

A win for 2018 BA (Hons) Animation Production graduates at Animation Festival.

On Saturday the 9th of March, the day after graduate animation stopmotion production, ‘Anna’, by 2018 graduate Jessica Mountfield won best student animation at the RTS (Royal Television Society) Awards, the animated short also took home the award for ‘Best British Film’ at Canterbury AniFest. Canterbury Anifest is an annual award-winning animation festival in the South East of England.

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AUB PhD Student makes Ivan Juritz Prize Long List

Arts University Bournemouth PhD student, Juliette Losq has been included in the longlist for this years Ivan Juritz Prize.

The untitled work made the longlist in the Visual Art category of the 2019 prize.

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Second-Year AUB Architecture and Textiles Students Exhibit at BEAF 2019

Second-year BA (Hons) Architecture and BA (Hons) Textiles students from Arts University Bournemouth will collaborate on a series of concepts for shipping containers in Boscombe High Street as part of the BEAF 2019 Festival.

Bournemouth Emerging Arts Festival takes place annually, providing local arts practitioners a platform to exhibit their work, and an opportunity for the local community to participate in the arts. This year, a number of AUB students, staff and alumni have been involved in the arts festival.

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Photography Course Leader and Senior Lecturer exhibit together in London

Contemporary art exhibition, Joy Before the Object manipulates viewer perception at Seventeen Gallery, London.

Curated by Hoxton Distillery and supported by Arts University Bournemouth, Joy Before the Object focuses on artwork that emphasises or documents the placing, nudging and kneading of material, in the form of photography, sculpture, video, painting, or various hybrids. The work encourages the viewer to take pleasure in the results of others’ activity and recognise in them their own contingency, their own analogous subjectivity.

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The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe at the Lighthouse

This may, AUB invited Dorset residents to a new musical adaptation of C.S. Lewis’ famous children’s classic, The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, which took place at the Lighthouse, Poole from Thursday 9th May to Saturday 11th May 2019.

Students from AUB’s BA (Hons) Acting, BA (Hons) Costume and Performance Design and BA (Hons) Make-Up for Media and Performance are collaborating with Kokoro, the Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra’s acclaimed new music ensemble.

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Springboard: Presented by BA (Hons) Dance at Pavilion Dance South West

On 28th April, BA (Hons) Dance students form Arts University Bournemouth will perform at Pavilion Dance South West in their annual dance platform event, Springboard.

The event is a collaboration between AUB and New Arts Centre, Salisbury.

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