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Fashion, Architecture and Textiles Collaboration

Recently, students from BA (Hons) Fashion, BA (Hons) Architecture and BA (Hons) Textiles courses collaborated in cross-course teams while responding to a live project based in Poole.

This popular project takes place between the courses each year, and has been running for the past six years. Placed into mixed teams, students were given a word and a location in Poole to respond to in a creative way.

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Lucienne Day: Living Design moves to The Oxfordshire Museum

Lucienne Day: Living Design, an exhibition curated by AUB’s Deputy Vice Chancellor Emma Hunt and Paula Day opens on Saturday 13th January in its next location: The Oxfordshire Museum.

First showcased in TheGallery at AUB, Lucienne Day: Living Design launched a year-long nationwide programme of exhibitions, events, award and collaboration for 2017 across leading cultural organisations, galleries and creative institutions in partnership with The Robin and Lucienne Day Foundation.

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Architecture and Textiles students design Christmas Crackers

Poole based company, Celebration Crackers, visited AUB in December to work on an exciting Christmas project.

First year BA (Hons) Architecture and BA (Hons) Textiles students collaborated on a live project tasking them with designing new crackers with the luxury cracker company.

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Two BA (Hons) Textiles alumni exhibit at Hand & Lock awards at Bishopsgate Institute

Recent BA (Hons) Textiles graduates, Isabelle Hill and Paloma Alarcon, exhibited at the prestigious Hand & Lock awards in London’s Bishopsgate Institute.

The embroidery competition, now in it’s 18th year, was established to provide a platform for emerging embroidery talent to be publicly recognised.

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AUB24 X Bestival: Student Designs used at Bestival

Earlier this year AUB ran its annual project: AUB24, with this year's client, Bestival.

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Lucienne Day exhibition opens in Vertical Gallery, Manchester

Lucienne Day: Living Design, an exhibition curated by AUB’s Deputy Vice Chancellor Emma Hunt and Paula Day, opens today in its second location: Manchester School of Art’s Vertical Gallery.

The exhibition is part of Design Manchester 2017, the city’s fifth annual festival of design, with talks, exhibitions, workshops, films, fairs and parties.

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Isobel Barber, BA (Hons) Textiles Graduate, shares her story about becoming a successful freelance Illustrator

My mum has a cut-out from a local newspaper framed at her house. It’s a photograph of me when I was four at our local library, winning a paper mask making competition… destiny! I’ve...

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BA (Hons) Textiles graduate Sadie Garrod on how far she has come since graduating

"I graduated in 2011 with a BA (Hons) Textiles, 2.1. After leaving university I will admit I was like a lost soul. I had no clue what I was doing, where I was going or what I actually...

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AUB Textiles students win prizes at New Designers Show London

Graduating BA (Hons) Textiles students exhibited their final year work at the New Designers exhibition, the UK’s most important exhibition for emerging designers.

Third year Textiles students Aimee Hartley and Ciara Hamilton were awarded prizes at the exhibition held in London last week.

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Students work on live brief with Mollie Regan Textiles

Mollie Regan Textiles, local embroidery specialist producing bespoke hand embroidered interiors fabric tasked level 4 BA (Hons) Textiles students with a live project.

The students were asked to produce designs from a choice of three briefs, and research and develop product material aimed at a specific clientele that the business works with regularly. One of the projects was aimed at a Middle East market so the students had to consider the cultural impact of their designs. The project mirrored how the business reports back to its clients and then takes projects forward to the next stage, so provided the students with valuable industry experience.

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Textiles students work on live brief with Celebration Crackers

Celebration Crackers, a local premier luxury cracker manufacturers, set a live brief for first year BA (Hons) Textiles students.

The company have worked for clients including Selfridges, Liberty and The Conran Shop, and love to be inspired by fresh ideas and creative thinking to create exciting new products for Christmas events and parties worldwide.

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Textiles student shortlisted in Lewis & Wood brief

Third year BA (Hons) Textiles student, Isabelle Marsh, has been shortlisted in brief set by interior print company, Lewis & Wood.

Isabelle’s entry was shortlisted in the final eight, and she attended a private viewing at the Lewis & Wood showroom.

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