What’s On - Arts University Bournemouth

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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AUB’s soon to be Dance graduates present Dance Forward Festival: an insight into their final curated live and film works


Celebrating their final major projects work, 3rd-year BA (Hons) Dance students offer an afternoon of film and live performance. Showcasing a variety of individual briefs, Dance Forward Festival will provide an insight into the work of AUB’s soon to be graduates.

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A magical collaboration between AUB students and Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra

Students from multiple courses at AUB have collaborated on a project in response to a live brief set by Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra (BSO).

The collaborative project between AUB and BSO, coordinated by TheGallery AUB is now in its fourth year running.

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AUB & BU music mark international women’s day with Lunchtime Recital

Lunchtime Recital Friday 8th March.

To mark International Women’s Day, AUB & BU music are to perform a very special recital in South House Lecture Theatre at the AUB campus.

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University Music Spring Scholars’ Recital to take place on Friday 1st March

University Music is a collaborative department that exists to provide musical opportunities for all students at AUB and BU.

On Friday 1st March, University Music brings you an exciting recital of ensemble music performed by music scholars of AUB and BU taking place at Kimmeridge Hall, Bournemouth University Talbot Campus. The concert will be an hour and a half in duration and refreshments will be provided.

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AUB BA (Hons) Architecture students make moves to save Poole High Street

Architectural designs from students at Arts University Bournemouth offer a glimpse into the future of Poole town centre.

Students at Arts University Bournemouth, in collaboration with local stakeholders and Poole BID, have unveiled architectural designs which re-imagine Poole town centre and have the potential to save Poole High Street by introducing brighter, more vibrant space for residents to enjoy.

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AUB Human presents: WHO AM I? Identity In The Age Of The Anthropocene

The 2019 AUB Human symposium, WHO AM I? Identity in the Age of the Anthropocene challenges us to consider the impact of human-influence on the environment and the potential crisis that our world now faces.

It is our obligation to face up to the impact that our industries have on the planet and to consider how we might mitigate, reduce, or eradicate these negative effects. We need to consider what part we wish to play as individuals, students, academics, creatives, businesses and researchers in challenging current practice and addressing the need for circular approaches to economic development.

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Iris on the Move Festival comes to AUB

Bournemouth Film School (BFS) are delighted to announce that Bournemouth has been added to the Iris Prize’s touring locations, with a three-day visit to AUB between 20-23 February.

The event will include film screenings, talks and Q&A’s for students and staff alike.

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AUB Innovation Launch DesignIt Lecture Series

On Wednesday 30 January, AUB Innovation launched a new series of lectures aimed at local industry, AUB students and staff.

The series was introduced by Deputy Vice Chancellor, Professor Emma Hunt, who provided an overview of the work the Innovation team carry out, using the nickname AUBIT from AUB Innovate and Test.

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