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Second and third year BA (Hons) Make-up for Media and Performance students visit Mumbai, India

Thirty BA (Hons) Make-up for Media and Performance students visit India to find inspiration for their final projects

Thirty second and third year BA (Hons) Make-up for Media and Performance students took a six-day trip to Mumbai, India to embark on independent ideas for their make-up and hair projects.

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Bobbi Brown Senior Pro Make-up Artist comes to AUB for Masterclass

Senior Pro Artist for Bobbi Brown Cosmetics Amy Conway demonstrates a make-up for fashion week masterclass for BA (Hons) Make-up for Media and Performance students

After just coming back from New York, Paris and London fashion week with Bobbi Brown Cosmetics, senior pro artist Amy Conway gave BA (Hons) Make-up for Media and Performance students a masterclass of two make-up looks with tips and tricks for creating the perfect base for make-up as well as a smokey eye demonstration.

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BA (Hons) Fine Art Students collaborate with the Structural Genomics Consortium for exhibition: ‘The Biomachine: Proteins in Praxis’

The Biomachine: Proteins in Praxis

The Biomachine: Proteins in Praxis is a collaborative exhibition between Arts University Bournemouth BA (Hons) Fine Art students and the Structural Genomics Consortium. Students have been invited to respond to the medical research processes that happen at their Oxford laboratory, with the exhibition seeking to highlight the importance of research into biochemistry.

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BFS wins at the 2019 Regional RTS Awards!

Bournemouth Film School are delighted to announce two wins at the Regional Royal Television Awards this year.

BA (Hons) Animation Production Graduate Film, Anna took the top prize in the Best Student Animation category, with BA (Hons) Film Production Graduate Film, Zebra winning Best Student Drama.

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A trio of festival screenings for Anna

Stop motion animation Anna has a busy Spring ahead.

Our 2018 graduate animation is set to screen at three festival over the coming months.

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Athens Animfest takes eight

Athens Animfest takes eight

Athens Animfest, the oldest Greek animation festival, takes place from Thursday the 14th of March until Sunday the 17th of March 2019, in Athens, Greece, with more than 340 animated short films from Greece and other 49 countries.

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Turning Used Fishing Nets into Swimwear: Founder of RubyMoon visits AUB

Since studying at Arts University Bournemouth, Jo Godden has gone on to have a lucrative career in fashion, working for brands such Victoria’s Secret, The Gap Inc and M&S.

Since 2008 Jo has only worked for ethical brands and in 2009 founded her own brand, RubyMoon.

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AUB Costume students recreate the very first Barbie doll

This Saturday marks the 60th birthday of the original Barbie Doll, released in 1959.

BA (Hons) Costume and Performance Design students have created a full-size, real life version of the original first box and outfit, with Barbie wearing the same black and white swimsuit, sporting her signature ponytail and standing in a replica box. The modern twist comes with her holding a smart phone, wearing the latest trainers and carrying a pro-vegan tote bag.

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AUB’s soon to be Dance graduates present Forward Festival: an insight into their final curated live and film works


Celebrating their final major projects work, 3rd-year BA (Hons) Dance students offer an afternoon of film and live performance. Showcasing a variety of individual briefs, Dance Forward Festival will provide an insight into the work of AUB’s soon to be graduates.

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