AUB Alumni - 12/13 - Arts University Bournemouth

Lucasfilm Licensed Artist, Richard Chasemore, talks life after graduating

Freelance Illustrator, Richard Chasemore, studied Technical Illustration and graduated in 1992.

Richard’s career has seen him become a Lucas Film Licensed Artist, publishing art work for Star Wars and Indiana Jones. He has since gone on to work as concept artist on films such as Fury, and now runs the art department for Hydroswing NA.

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Invited to talk at Making Space

I was invited by Making Space (a community-based arts organisation) in Hampshire to talk about my practice at their bi-monthly networking lunch.

As the lead craft organisation in Hampshire and the only visual arts organisation funded by Hampshire County Council, Making Space initiates opportunities for new networks and partnership working to raise the profile of craft. This includes working with local arts organisations and contributing to regional and national developments around craft and community engagement.

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Workshop with Southdowns College

Sonic workshop at Southdowns College

It was really exciting for me to have the chance to run a workshop with my old college class. I studied my Foundation Diploma in Art & Design at Southdowns college before coming to AUB and it was through that course that I became more aware of my future aspirations as a practicing artist. The art department at Southdowns is home to a superb set of lecturers that not only encouraged my educational development but also inspired me to pursue my aspirations.

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How to Work Together

Liv and Dom Cave-Sutherland graduated from BA (Hons) Illustration in 2015. They have since established an international craft brand under the name Liv & Dom, creating and selling quirky (and mainly nude) characters.

They explain what it’s like to build a brand and work together as identical twins.

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Exploring the work of Kiran Tasneem

Kiran Tasneem graduated from BA (Hons) Photography in 2015 and went on to win the FloatArt award that same year.

In 2016, she was shortlisted for the Ashurst Emerging Art Prize. Her work, exploring issues of culture, religion and gender, has been exhibited everywhere from London to New York.

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Graduate in Residence interviewed for ATTN:Magazine

Fine Art Graduate in Residence, Sian Hutchings, has been interviewed for a feature in ATTN:Magazine.

ATTN:Magazine is an online platform started by founder and editor, Jack Chuter.

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Commercial Photography alumnus shoots for Nike and Grey Goose

Mitch Payne studied FdA Commercial Photography at AUB, and has since gone on to create work for brands internationally renowned brands.

He talks about working on campaigns for the likes of Nike and Grey Goose.

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A Painting Exhibition

Fine Art Graduate in residence, Sian Hutchings has curated ‘A Painting Exhibition’ with twenty one artists including students, staff and alumni from AUB.

The exhibition catalogue includes contributions from John Baldessari, Alison Carlier and Salomé Voegelin.

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From Kickstarter to Café

With a successful Kickstarter campaign and a proven pop-up cycle café under his belt, BA (Hons) Fine Art graduate Daniel Armstrong explains how he brought Velo Domestique —...

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“You’ve just got to love every minute”

We caught up with BA (Hons) Film Production alumni, Sophie Kenny, who shares her story of life after AUB.

What have been your highlights since graduation?

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