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Modelmaking Graduate, Emily Parker Goes Viral!

When Arts University Bournemouth BA (Hons) Modelmaking graduate, Emily Parker uploaded a time-lapse video of her final year project to Facebook, she never could have imagined that she would...

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Modelmaking Graduate: Tom Wagstaff

BA (Hons) Modelmaking graduates held their London Summer Show, New Blades, on 14th June. Graduate, Tom Wagstaff created an optical illusion based on a representation of what magnetic fields look like, a bison and a bowl that smells of Parmesan cheese, so we just had to ask him about them.

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Modelmaking Graduate: Emily Rendle

BA (Hons) Modelmaking graduates held their London Summer Show, New Blades, on 14th June. Graduate, Emily Rendle discusses her work, which focussed on the myths and misconceptions behind the Mandrake root.

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Modelmaking Graduate: Luke Stronach

BA (Hons) Modelmaking graduates held their London Summer Show, New Blades, on 14th June. Luke Stronach’s work tapped into feelings of nostalgia with his scale model of the original Nintendo Game Boy.

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Modelmaking Graduate, Daisy Allen

BA (Hons) Modelmaking graduates held their London Summer Show, New Blades, on 14th June. Graduate, Daisy Allen discusses her fabric cacti creations – these fun and innovative house plants don’t even need water!

Daisy said she had loved her time at AUB and would be sad to leave, adding that her time at the university had helped her find her strengths.

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Modelmaking Graduate, Charlotte Rees

BA (Hons) Modelmaking graduates held their London Summer Show, New Blades, on June 14th. Graduate, Charlotte Rees talks about her time at AUB, what the future has in store and her creations including, amongst other items for her third year, a mask of Aslan the Lion from Narnia.

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AUB attends Lord Norman Foster’s ‘Future is Now’ Forum in Madrid

Following Lord Norman Foster’s visit to AUB earlier this year, where he commissioned students to reconstruct the Reichstag dome, AUB’s BA (Hons) Modelmaking students and staff were invited to attend the official and inspiring launch of the Norman Foster Foundation this summer in Madrid.

The forum questioned preconceived ideas about the future of our cities through discussions and debates. Lord Norman Foster said: “I believe that cities can change the world for good. They are doing so. Cities are the future now.”

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Modelmaking graduate talks to us about creating Peter Rabbit model

BA (Hons) Modelmaking graduate, Kate Argles, created a model of the classic Beatrix Potter character Peter Rabbit, for her final project work this year. We caught up with Kate about her...

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AUB Modelmaking course endorsed by the Association of Professional Model Makers

The AUB BA (Hons) Modelmaking course has recently received endorsement from the Association of Professional Model Makers (APMM).

The APMM is the only organisation dedicated to securing the future of modelmaking exclusively for professional modelmakers. They offer members and the modelmaking community resources such as professional communication, education and cutting edge technology, while maintaining and honouring traditional making methods.

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Birthday celebrations for Professor Sir Peter Cook

AUB celebrated the 80th birthday of acclaimed English architect and Honorary Fellow of the University, Professor Sir Peter Cook RA, in its new multi award-winning Drawing Studio yesterday, designed by the Royal Academician himself.

The event, consisting of a lecture and drinks reception, honoured Professor Sir Peter Cook RA and his contribution to architecture and teaching throughout his career. The Drawing Studio at AUB is the first of its kind to have been built in the country for 100 years and is Professor Sir Peter Cook’s only building in the UK.

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