News - 6/68 - Arts University Bournemouth

BA (Hons) Animation Production graduate’s stopmotion production ‘Anna’ tours Portugal with MONSTRA à Solta

After screening at festival MONSTRA in Lisbon back in March, 2018 graduate, Jessica Mountfield’s ‘Anna’ was selected for the MONSTRA à Solta (MONSTRA on the Loose) screening tour.

The goal of the tour is to take the new approaches, aesthetics, subjects — the art of animation — to places where it usually wouldn’t reach through the conventional media and means.

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‘Whispering Onion’ Animation by BA (Hons) Animation Production graduate Akari Hiraoka selected for Animafest Zagreb

‘Whispering Onion’ has been selected for the ‘Student Films Competition’ programme at the World Festival of Animated Film – Animafest Zagreb 2019.

Animafest Zagreb was established in 1972 and is the second oldest film festival in the world completely dedicated to animation. Animafest’s Grand Prix winners directly qualify for the Academy Awards and the European Animation Award.

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BA (Hons) Animation Production graduates stopmotion production ‘Anna’ wins at Canterbury AniFest

A win for 2018 BA (Hons) Animation Production graduates at Animation Festival.

On Saturday the 9th of March, the day after graduate animation stopmotion production, ‘Anna’, by 2018 graduate Jessica Mountfield won best student animation at the RTS (Royal Television Society) Awards, the animated short also took home the award for ‘Best British Film’ at Canterbury AniFest. Canterbury Anifest is an annual award-winning animation festival in the South East of England.

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BA (Hons) Dance Students participate in Wayne Sables workshop

BA (Hons) Dance students participate in a week-long digital dance workshop with Professional Dance and Digital Artist Wayne Sables.

Wayne has been an artistic and creative director specialising in making films and digital arts experiences for over 15 years. Here he explains his project with the BA (Hons) Dance students:

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AUB PhD Student makes Ivan Juritz Prize Long List

Arts University Bournemouth PhD student, Juliette Losq has been included in the longlist for this years Ivan Juritz Prize.

The untitled work made the longlist in the Visual Art category of the 2019 prize.

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Ba (Hons) Animation students create innovative 3D Zoetrope in collaboration with MoDip

The Zoetrope is currently open to the public and housed in MoDiP on AUB campus.

The project is a collaboration between MoDiP and BA (Hons) Animation Production students and part of a wider three-week student exhibition of work at MoDiP.

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The Hunt

On 3rd May 2019, Final year BA (Hons) Creative Events Management Students presented an event called ‘The Hunt’

‘Dare you take part in The Hunt? Have you got what it takes to win a giant trove of treasure? Team up with your friends to find the hidden chests around the town.’

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Second-Year AUB Architecture and Textiles Students Exhibit at BEAF 2019

Second-year BA (Hons) Architecture and BA (Hons) Textiles students from Arts University Bournemouth will collaborate on a series of concepts for shipping containers in Boscombe High Street as part of the BEAF 2019 Festival.

Bournemouth Emerging Arts Festival takes place annually, providing local arts practitioners a platform to exhibit their work, and an opportunity for the local community to participate in the arts. This year, a number of AUB students, staff and alumni have been involved in the arts festival.

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AUB Advantage: Supporting student employability in The Creative and Cultural Industries

Graduating soon and looking to get a creative job?

AUB has the joint highest employability rate for a specialist University in the UK*

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Got BEAF? Bournemouth Emerging Arts Fringe Returned This Weekend!

Bournemouth Emerging Arts Fringe is the largest independently organised arts festival in Bournemouth and Poole, supporting local emerging and established artists.

Now in its third year, BEAF 2019 returns with a fun-filled programme of arts from all disciplines, ranging from dance performances, film screenings, to street festivals, in venues across Bournemouth and Poole with a concentration of events in Boscombe and Christchurch.

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Bonkers Bingo

Final year BA (Hons) Creative Events Management students present ‘Bonkers Bingo’ in aid of the NACOA Charity

‘The Mad Hatter and Alice invite you to Tea for a mad night of BONKERS BINGO’.

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The Next Level MA Lunch

The Postgraduate School invites all Level 6 students to join them for The Next Level, an informational lunch about postgraduate study at Arts University Bournemouth

The lunch will be hosted by the Dean of the Graduate School, Phil Jones, and lecturers from across the Postgraduate programme at AUB.

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