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Costume & Performance Design Run ‘Days for Girls’ Charity Event

Poole UK Team of ‘Days for Girls’ Hosted an epic day of making on the 8th March 2019 at AUB

The Poole Team (Arts University Bournemouth, BA (Hons) Costume and Performance Design) of Days for Girls is pleased to announce that it hosted  ’An epic day of making’ on Friday, 8th March 2019.

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AUB Graphic Design students collaborate with Design Agency, Templo on charity branding brief

Final-year students recently worked on a live industry brief to create a brand to raise awareness for new charity, Survivor of Torture.

Survivor of Torture helps people who have experienced trauma by reintroducing them into society, by providing access to services necessary to move forward with their lives in the UK. The charity offer assistance to assylum seekers for a wide range of services, from English lessons, counselling and GP provision to creative therapy.

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AUBSU fulfilling the Green Dream

This March, AUBSU took over the campus for Go Green Week, giving AUB a jam-packed week highlighting our students desire for more sustainable and green events.

The event was run and organised by the AUBSU Green Team, with activities every day and finishing with a trip to the Eden Project.

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‘Day of Dance 2019’ presented by BA (Hons) Dance students

Join the BA (Hons) Dance students in an interactive Day of Dance across the AUB campus.

On Thursday 9th May, from 10am to 4pm,  BA (Hons) Dance students will be performing unique dance pieces around the AUB campus .

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AUB celebrates Holi: The Festival of Colour

Holi: The Festival of Colour

Holi is the Indian festival of colour and is one of the liveliest events that takes place on campus.

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AUB are hosting the Photography Research Group next March, and are looking for proposals on the topic of visualising changing realities in the age of the social media celebrity. The social...

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Stone Sculptor Tim Harrisson visits AUB to deliver guest talk

British artist and sculptor Tim Harrisson visited AUB on Thursday 14 March to provide a lecture about his practice.

The talk was introduced by Professor Simon Olding, Director of the Crafts Study Centre, University for the Creative Arts and Honorary Fellow of AUB, with Tim speaking about the meaning of his works donated to AUB.

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Museum of Design in Plastics works with local schools to deliver lessons about sustainability

The Museum of Design in Plastics at Arts University Bournemouth has been working with Dorset’s Cultural Hub to deliver detective themed lessons about sustainability and eco-plastics.

Schoolchildren are being asked to put their plastic water bottles on the ‘wanted list’ – wanted for recycling that is – just one of the many classroom and museum-based Eco-plastic Detective activities for children being delivered by the team at the Museum of Design in Plastics.

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Co-Founder of Aardman Animation visits AUB for Guest Lecture

Bournemouth Film School were delighted to welcome British Film Director, Animator and Co-Founder of Animation Studios Aardman, Peter Lord CBE to AUB last week.

Peter spoke to students about the 40 year history of Aardman Animation, sharing anecdotes and photographs from the studios over the years, talking through its span from drawing, to puppetry, commercials to film. He began the talk with a showreel including some of the Aardman favourites – Pirates!, Wallace and Grommit and Morph.

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Second and third year BA (Hons) Make-up for Media and Performance students visit Mumbai, India

Thirty BA (Hons) Make-up for Media and Performance students visit India to find inspiration for their final projects

Thirty second and third year BA (Hons) Make-up for Media and Performance students took a six-day trip to Mumbai, India to embark on independent ideas for their make-up and hair projects.

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Bobbi Brown Senior Pro Make-up Artist comes to AUB for Masterclass

Senior Pro Artist for Bobbi Brown Cosmetics Amy Conway demonstrates a make-up for fashion week masterclass for BA (Hons) Make-up for Media and Performance students

After just coming back from New York, Paris and London fashion week with Bobbi Brown Cosmetics, senior pro artist Amy Conway gave BA (Hons) Make-up for Media and Performance students a masterclass of two make-up looks with tips and tricks for creating the perfect base for make-up as well as a smokey eye demonstration.

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