Shows and Exhibitions

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Freedom, Bread & Peace

Freedom, Bread & Peace is a musical journey through the historic timeline of Russian communism – from Lenin to the fall of the Berlin Wall.

Local composer Karen Wilmhurst, has written a brand new score for a 6 piece professional band, a community choir, a solo singer, a brass quintet, and percussion duo; which will be accompanied by 5 narrators, projections, and film footage from some of the periods of history we cover. It will be performed at the Shelley Theatre in Boscombe as part of the Bournemouth Arts by the Sea festival from 12th – 13th October 2015.

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Students Collaborate on Short Film ‘Gangsters vs Vampires’

Students from multiple courses have come together to collaborate on a short film.

Gangsters vs Vampires will be produced by Blacktail Productions, founded by BA (Hons) Film Production students Zachary Fortais-Gomm and Alice Goodrich, and is due to start filming this August.

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Mariele Neudecker MoDiP Residency

Mariele Neudecker has been working with MoDiP and AUB students during her residency at AUB.

Neudecker established a systematic method to select 40 boxes from the Museum of Design in Plastics (MoDiP) collection and arranged the contents of each as tabletop still lives. She photographed each arrangement, dramatically lit, in the idiom of 17th century Dutch Vanitas still lives: exquisite paintings of everyday objects that intimate the transience of life.

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‘Little’ wins RTS Student Television Award

AUB graduate film ‘Little’ has won the Royal Television Society Student Television awards for Undergraduate Comedy and Entertainment.

The judges commented it was: “Thoroughly charming, a very well written script, funny, surprising and beautifully performed.”

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Interior Architecture and Visual Communication collab on ‘The Orb’

‘The Orb’ is a collaboration between BA (Hons) Interior Architecture and Design and BA (Hons) Visual Communication.

The Orb project was developed by a range of professionals and academics, from varying backgrounds and disciplines. Its concept was conceived through practical engagements of prototypes and discussions. The scope and application of the project are still in active discussion, as new collaborations and interpretations assist in the future of Orb dialog and development.

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Neo Futurist

A Drawing Pop-Up Exhibition in response to the New Drawing Studio by Sir Peter Cook in collaboration with TheGallery. Located on the Third Floor, University House, AUB.

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Costume work with Cirque Bijou on Bristol Green Capital

BA (Hons) Costume with Performance Design Alumnus and now Cirque Bijou’s costume designer Sarah Dicks is working with David Wood, current Costume student to create a costume using reclaimed materials for the opening of Bristol European Green Capital.

Cirque Bijou and Arts University Bournemouth have a successful history of working together. In 2012 they won award for the costumes created for the opening celebrations of the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Sailing Events in Weymouth and Portland.

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Illustration work with The Paper Cinema

The Paper Cinema perform a unique form of live animation and music, and have been working with BA (Hons) Illustration students to create beautiful pieces of live scored ‘paper cinema’.

Founded in 2004 by Nicholas Rawling, with Imogen Charleston and Christopher Reed, they tour bespoke pieces around Britain and internationally.

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AUB students build a Crowd

On site agency, Crowd have been working with students from across the AUB to win several awards for innovative communication work.

Their latest project – ‘Build a Crowd‘ saw the agency work with students from BA (Hons) Film Production to produce a series of films that define audience engagement.

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12 Days of Creativity

From creating layers of Cinderella's ballgown for Disney, to BAFTA winning alumni - read some of our favourite stories from our creative community in 2014.

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