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AUB graduate challenges the stigma of mental health through photography

A surf champion, BBC journalist, musician, student and rugby player are among those featuring in Local Hero, an exhibition by AUB graduate Jon Mackenzie using emotionally powerful imagery to ask the public to consider the subject of mental health.

With more than 80 people taking their own lives in the region each year, AUB MA Commercial Photography graduate Jon Mackenzie has been commissioned to work on a joint project between Cornwall Council, Wavelength and the male suicide prevention charity CALM, to photograph a range of subjects who’ve all been affected by mental health.

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Applying through Clearing as a mature student

We caught up with BA (Hons) Interior Architecture and Design student Charlotte Lacey-Clarke to discuss her experience applying through Clearing as a mature student.

Charlotte came to us through Clearing in 2017 and hasn’t looked back since…

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Become an eco-plastic detective, at the UK’s only plastics museum, based at AUB

During August, AUB's MoDiP is offering a range of family activities themed around their current exhibition, Revolution, enabling families to learn about sustainability in plastics,...

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AUB alumni win Olivier Award for West End debut, Flesh and Bone

Three AUB BA (Hons) Acting Alumni have won the Outstanding Achievement in an Affiliate Theatre at this year’s Olivier Awards for their play, Flesh and Bone.

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Composer inspired by AUB’s MoDiP to craft chamber opera about the impact of plastics

A composer and musician-in-residence at the UK’s only dedicated plastics museum, MoDiP, has written a chamber opera about plastics, which will be staged in August at The Place in London.

Synthetica, which looks at plastics’ original role as a universal remedy and its subsequent detrimental effects on the environment, has been directed by Katharine Piercey, course leader for BA (Hons) Acting at AUB, and written by composer Karen Wimhurst.

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Arts University Bournemouth students create new ITV ident

Fine Art students from Arts University Bournemouth have created a new ident for ITV’s broadcast channels.

A group of eight BA (Hons) Fine Art students from AUB have been working with Course Leader Richard Waring to create a large-scale dynamic charcoal drawing of the ITV ident which will be shown to more than 38.5 million viewers on ITV1 from 5-9 August.

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Environment Committee recognises outstanding student work in AUB Sustainability Awards

The AUB Environment Committee is delighted to announce the winners of the Sustainability Awards.

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BA (Hons) Animation Production’s 2014 graduation animation ‘The Shipping Forecast’ goes coastal in SEA/FILM screening

Sea/Film is a film programming and events organisation committed to bringing alternative film and cinema to Yorkshire, the Humber and the North East.

They use film and culture to inspire new connections, conversation and community. By supporting local emerging talent; like filmmakers and creative people with a platform to showcase their work. They also bring in people and film from outside the region for inspiring events and experimental cinema.

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BA (HONS) MODELMAKING STUDENTS WIN BIG AT NEW BLADES SHOW

Arts University Bournemouth were the big winners at this year’s New Blades modelmaking show in London, winning a host of awards, including ‘Best of Show’.

BA (Hons) Modelmaking students from AUB, took home nine of the 14 awards on offer, ranging from Best Architectural Model to Best Use of Technology.

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Foundation Student Exhibits Work as Part Of UAL Origins Festival

A Foundation student from Arts University Bournemouth has exhibited work at this year’s Origins Creative Arts Festival at The Old Truman Brewery in London.

Nick Denisov, who studied the Film & Animation Foundation pathway at AUB, exhibited his music video Deep Water at the annual three-day exhibition, which celebrates the work and achievements of students completing UAL Awarding Body qualifications.

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