Museum of Design in Plastics

News - 5/72 - Arts University Bournemouth

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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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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BA (Hons) Interior Architecture and Design London Summer Show – Interior Educators

BA (Hons) Interior Architecture and Design students from Arts University Bournemouth have exhibited their work at this year’s Interior Educators Summer Show at The Old Truman Brewery, London.

The exhibition, which drew the BA Summer Show series to a close, displayed graduate work from universities from all over the country.

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AUB Human was delighted to curate Weapons of Reason, a publishing project by Human After All to understand and articulate the global challenges shaping our world.

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