News - 8/71 - Arts University Bournemouth

BA (Hons) Illustration students take part in poster workshop day for the Greenpeace Summer Jam Festival in Boscombe

“Creativity does not need big resources to benefit the maker, the environment and the community”

Gabbi Hass, Senior Lecturer BA (Hons) Graphic Design and Sharon Beedon BA (Hons) Illustration held a day-long, optional workshop on 4th June 2019 for BA (Hons) Illustration students.

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AUB & BU Music present an ‘Opera Weekend’ experience for all on 6th & 7th July 2019

From the 6th -7th July 2019, AUB & BU University music presents an open to all event, ‘The Opera Weekend’.

Taking place at Bournemouth University’s Talbot Campus and in association with ‘Hurn Court Opera’, the weekend will consist of a series of singing workshops, recitals, performances and open discussions.

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Bournemouth BA (Hons) Fashion Summer Show 2019

A selection of our talented graduating students from BA (Hons) Fashion presented their work at the Bournemouth Fashion summer show.

The event took place at Pavillion Dance South West, with a total of 18 students exhibiting their final collections on the catwalk.

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BA (Hons) Make-up for Media and Performance London Summer Show

From Friday 17th May to Sunday 19th May 2019, BA (Hons) Makeup for Media and Performance students exhibited at the world famous IMATS in London.

The IMATS (International Make-Up Artists Trade Show) is the ‘world’s largest celebration of make-up artistry‘.

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Foundation Summer Show

The Foundation summer show is a celebration of all the fantastic work our Foundation students do throughout their time at AUB.

The Foundation at AUB allows students to specialise in different creative pathways to explore their skills further. The pathways include: Fine Art, Graphic Design, Illustration, Photography, 3D (Art, Craft and Design), Film and Animation and finally Fashion, Costume and Textiles.

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Fine Art Pathway Leader Exhibits in London Show

Foundation Fine Art Pathway Leader, Sam Jackson, is exhibiting his work in a brand new Solo Show, Chronicles, opening this week at the Charlie Smith Gallery in London.

Sam Jackson’s paintings are not always what they seem. His work appears to be portraits, but they are in fact “paintings that invoke portraiture combined with a hint of the readymade. They are paintings that start life as depictions of portraits – or memories of portraits.”

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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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AUB & BU Music present Haydn Nelson Mass, final concert of the 2018/19 academic year

AUB & BU University Music presents the final performance of the academic year

Conducted by Ian Davis, the University Music Choir & Orchestra will be performing Haydn’s stunning Nelson Mass in St Ambrose Church, Westbourne.

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A green Interview with James Jackson: Senior Campus Services Officer

James works in campus services as the senior campus services officer. One of his main remits includes looking after sustainability and the environment at AUB.

So, what does sustainability mean to you?

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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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MA Film Practice Graduate Nominated For Tribeca Film Festival

MA Film Practice graduate, Darius Shu has been nominated for this year’s Tribeca Film Festival, New York.

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Final year BA (Hons) Textiles students shortlisted for the Quilters’ Guild Award

Four AUB BA (Hons) Textiles final year students have been shortlisted for the Quilters’ Guild Award.

The students selected are Megan Howard, Sasha Struth, Sally Cruddace and Brooke Wakeman.

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