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Climate change, pop culture and Donald Trump feature in AUB matchbox competition

Foundation students have battled it out for AUB’s Matchbox Competition, using random words to generate artwork inside a matchbox

The competition, which asked Foundation students to create artwork inspired by a word found by chance, featured more than 200 entries from across the main art and design programme.

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Lucienne Day: Living Design

Lucienne Day: Living Design celebrates the life and work of one of the most influential designers of the post-war generation, Lucienne Day (1917 – 2010).

Lucienne Day was one of Britain’s most pioneering textile designers, bringing contemporary colour to an otherwise drab post-war Britain. One of her most famous designs, Calyx, was designed for the Homes and Gardens Pavilion at the Festival of Britain in 1951 and launched her design career. From that moment on, Lucienne designed fabrics, wallpapers, ceramics and rugs on a commercial basis until later in her life when she focused more on one-off designs for her silk mosaics.

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Award-winning student work celebrated at AUB exhibition

A host of award-winning artwork has been unveiled at Suddenly Last Summer, AUB’s annual exhibition and showcase of student works.

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Foundation Students Open Matchbox Art Exhibition

Foundation art exhibition opens

An art exhibition has opened at AUB, exhibiting Foundation students’ matchbox art.

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AUB BA (Hons) Commercial Photography lecturer opens London exhibition

One of AUB’s BA (Hons) Commercial Photography lecturers says the opening night of his exhibition at a high-profile London venue was “fantastic”

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