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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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BA (Hons) Fine Art London Summer Show – F.A.Q

Graduating BA (Hons) Fine Art students showcased F.A.Q at the Old Truman Brewery in London this July as part of the annual Free-Range summer show.

Free-Range, a celebration of art and photography, transforms huge warehouse spaces at the Old Truman Brewery in East London for three weeks, showcasing work from over 800 students, from 50 institutions.

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BA (Hons) Summer Shows: AUB Campus

The BA (Hons) Degree Summer shows are a showcase of the incredible, innovative work our graduating students produce at the end of their studies.

The exhibitions take over the whole of campus, turning into the largest gallery space in the region! Shows are open to the public until Friday 21 June.

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BA (Hons) Fine Art alumna Fay Turner, completes the Hertford Arts Hub residency programme with a successful closing exhibition

AUB Alumna, Fay Turner, completed her BA in Fine Art in 2017 and has since had great success as a practising artist, her most recent accomplishment being the completion of the Hertford Arts Hub residency programme.

The residency, based in Hertfordshire, UK, ran from November 2018 to February this year and is organised by Sarah Mayson who also manages the Hertford Arts Hub Gallery which opened in 2016.

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BA (Hons) Fine Art Alumni, Meliz Sabanci’s post-graduate success

Meliz Sabanci completed her BA Fine Art degree in June 2018 and has since been part of an exhibition in Richmond, North Yorkshire.

The exhibition entitled 50 under 50 was an opportunity set up by Unit 6 Studio for artists to showcase and sell their work to an audience, organised by the resident artist and curator, Lou Gilmore-George. 50 under 50 was their first collaborative exhibition since the space was taken over in August, 2018.

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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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We are delighted to announce a further partnership with the British Council on the 2019 Venice Fellowships Programme which forms part of the British Pavilion at the 58th International Art Exhibition – La Biennale di Venezia.

AUB is supporting two second-year BA (Hons) Fine Art students to spend a month in Venice, conducting independent research and mediating the exhibition, Cathy Wilkes, curated by Dr Zoe Whitley.

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Foundation Pathway Leader Exhibits in New York

Sam Jackson is the Foundation Fine Art Pathway Leader at AUB, also a successful painter, he is represented by Charlie Smith Gallery, London and Heike Strelow, Germany.

Sam will be exhibiting in the Volta New York, 2019 Contemporary Art Fair this March, an event that focuses on solo shows of emerging international artists.

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Camouflage 2018: Video Art Exhibition

Last month, three third-year students from BA (Hons) Fine Art were selected to take part in an online video exhibition called Camouflage in Milan. This year’s theme was Public Space and Relational Attitudes.

Organised by Fine Art Course Leader, Richard Waring, Camouflage is a collaborative project set up in Vegapunk, Milan between Ex-voto, Visualcontainer Videoart Platform, Spazio Tilde and Viafarini-in-residence. The project is curated and run by artists: Marisol Malatesta, Simona Da Pozzo and Alessandra Arnò, and is commissioned by Non Riservato and Arts University Bournemouth.

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Fine Art Students Complete Residency Project in Milan

Current BA (Hons) Fine Art students, Ezgi Kaya and Po Alamaa were selected for the VPK residency project in Milan, Italy.

The VPK residency project is commissioned by Course Leader, Richard Waring, curated by Ex-voto and is run in collaboration with Viafarini-in-residence, Spazio Tilde and VisualcontainerTV – supported by Non Riservato. This year’s residency was run in the Viafarini Spaces and was focused on the relationship between video art practice and performative processes.

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Third year Fine Art students visit Copenhagen

This year fifteen current students studying the third year of their BA were selected to be taken to Copenhagen, Denmark’s capital.

This annual opportunity organised by Senior Lecturer, Harry Meadows, encompasses a variety of artist workshops and tours around the city before coming together to form an exhibition of new work at Kiosk7.

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Fine Art Graduate opens first exhibition

A fine art graduate has recently opened her first art exhibition since graduating from AUB this summer

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