AUB Alumni

Industry News - 5/30 - Arts University Bournemouth

Five Costume alumni celebrate Oscar win for Fantastic Beasts

Five graduates from BA (Hons) Costume and Performance Design are celebrating success for Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, having worked on costumes for the film.

The film won the Oscar for ‘Achievement in Costume Design’ last night.

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Graduate animation selected for screening at ANIFILM

International Festival of Animated Films (ANIFILM) has selected the work of recently graduated BA (Hons) Animation students for the International Competition of Student Films.

The animation, entitled Phone, will be screened at the festival, which takes place from the 2nd to 7th May 2017 in the city Třeboň in Southern Bohemia in the Czech Republic.

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FAD win for Fashion student

BA (Hons) Fashion student, Sophie Whatling, has been awarded runner up at FAD Competition 2017.

Described by as an “undeniable springboard”, the FAD Competition exists to inspire, support and promote young designers at the earliest stage in their careers.

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Graphic Design students take on live industry projects

Third year BA (Hons) Graphic Design students have been working on a brief from charity, Survivor of Torture; creating an identity and visual language for the new RAF ‘Active’ campaign;...

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Postgraduate Open Day – 15th March

Wednesday 15th March 2017, 3-5pm

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Museum of Design in Plastics wins HEFCE funding

The Museum of Design in Plastics (MoDiP) at Arts University Bournemouth has been selected to receive £76,625 funding for 2017/18 from the Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE).

HEFCE praised MoDiP for being a museum that makes a unique and significant contribution to national and international research and scholarship, alongside the Fitzwilliam Museum at Cambridge University and the Ashmolean Museum at Oxford University.

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MArch student designs wallpaper for WestBeach

Master of Architecture student, Ece Selimoglu, has designed and produced a wallpaper for local restaurant WestBeach.

Ece designed the wallpaper as part of the Architectural Research Methodologies unit. 

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Opening of Lucienne Day exhibition in TheGallery

Yesterday saw the formal opening of TheGallery’s exhibition Lucienne Day: Living Design, with a panel discussion followed by a private view.

The panel was chaired by Deputy Vice Chancellor, Professor Emma Hunt, and included Chancellor Sir Christopher Frayling, Dr. Jennifer Harris and Lucienne and Robin Day’s daughter, Dr. Paula Day.

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Christmas Closure Times

AUB would like to wish all of our creative community a happy holiday!

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Commercial Photography alumnus on life after university

James Stopforth is a BA (Hons) Commercial Photography alumnus, who graduated from The Arts Institute at Bournemouth (AUB) in 2009.

We caught up with him to find out more about life after university, which has included shooting with iconic British fashion photographers – and the royal family.

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The Ghost of Mr. Dickens

In January 2017, Untold Theatre will be producing an exciting piece of new writing, The Ghosts of Mr. Dickens, which will tour theatres and community venues across the UK.

Untold Theatre was founded three years ago by BA (Hons) Acting graduates, Jessica Levinson Young and Joseph Rynhart.

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Animation Alumni work on ‘We’re Going on a Bear Hunt’

BA (Hons) Animation and MA Animation Alumni have worked with Lupus Films on We’re Going on a Bear Hunt which will air on Christmas Eve, Channel 4 at 7.30pm.

A festive treat from the makers of ‘The Snowman and the Snowdog’ the 2013 sequel to ‘The Snowman, the programme is an animated adaptation of Michael Rosen’s much-loved book, featuring Olivia Colman, Pam Ferris and Mark Williams.

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