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AUB alumnus shortlisted for Jerwood Drawing Prize

AUB Foundation Studies alumnus Will Kippax and former Visiting Tutor Eric Butcher, have been shortlisted for this year’s Jerwood Drawing Prize.

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AUB Costume Celebrates 25th Anniversary

AUB's BA (Hons) Costume and Performance Design course celebrated their 25th anniversary last week at their London exhibition, Destinations.

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AUB Modelmaking course endorsed by the Association of Professional Model Makers

The AUB BA (Hons) Modelmaking course has recently received endorsement from the Association of Professional Model Makers (APMM).

The APMM is the only organisation dedicated to securing the future of modelmaking exclusively for professional modelmakers. They offer members and the modelmaking community resources such as professional communication, education and cutting edge technology, while maintaining and honouring traditional making methods.

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Fine Art Graduates win BIG at prestigious Free Range Awards

Recent Fine Art graduates Clive Timothy and Jessica Thomas win at Free Range Shows Awards for Best work. For the second year running, Fine Art at AUB have won at the Free Range Shows!

Each year the recent graduates of Fine Art fundraise in their final year to partake in the annual Free Range Shows held at The Old Truman Brewery in London. The Free Range Shows gives students from a range of top creative universities around the UK the opportunity to take part in a huge exhibition which sees gallerists, curators and other institutions scout out the best work.

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See Matisse’s Drawing with Scissors cut-outs

Matisse: Drawing with Scissors, features 35 lithographic prints of the famous cut-outs collection.

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Clearing 2017

Clearing isn’t a race for places or a reason to feel worried. It’s an opportunity to find a new course that could turn out to be one of the best decisions you’ll ever make.

You can read more about Clearing at AUB here.

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AUB helps create Observatory installation

The Observatory, a sculptural installation, workspace, shelter and look-out for artists, has moved to Burton Bradstock for its project in collaboration with AUB, SPUD and the National...

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Student success at D&AD New Blood and Creative Conscience 2017 Awards

Graduating BA (Hons) Graphic Design students won awards at the D&AD New Blood Festival and Creative Conscience 2017 Global competitions in London last week.

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AUB No.1 for Graduate Employment

AUB celebrates 98% graduate employment rate – a result which puts AUB joint top of any English University, according to results released in the DLHE (Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education) Survey last week.

AUB has the joint highest graduate employment rate of any English University, achieving the rate of 98% employability in the Survey, which reviews the destination of graduates six months after they have left the institution.

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Student film wins three categories at the RTS Awards

BA (Hons) Film Production grad film Bleach won awards in three categories at the national Royal Television Awards held in London earlier this month.

The film follows the story of Jay; an isolated and lost character, leaving home in search of her estranged father and notorious local debt collector, Shane. In an attempt to grow closer to and reconnect with her father Jay enters the local boxing gym scene.

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BA (Hons) Commercial Photography student wins EIZO award for Fashion Film

BA (Hons) Commercial Photography student Johnny Fonseca entered his fashion film Interlude into the EIZO Awards competition after being encouraged to do so by his Course Leader.

Johnny worked with an all AUB student and alumni team to produce the film as he was keen to make use of the resources available and encourage collaboration within AUB.

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