AUB Human

AUB Human is a space where we celebrate social, ethical and sustainable creative practice.

AUB Human connects designers, architects, filmmakers and other creative practitioners who share a desire to bring about positive change for global good.

At AUB, our students and staff are using their skills to engage with some of the most pressing issues that are facing the human race today. Their work uses creativity to offer solutions to the inequalities and injustices that they see in the world.

Explore AUB Human to find out more about ways in which the AUB community is working to make the world a better place.

AUB Human: an interview with Tom Tapper

Tom Tapper, Co-Founder and Creative Director of Nice and Serious Having worked with some of the globe’s biggest brands – IKEA, The Guardian, and WWF included – Tom knows a thing or two about the ever-changing landscape of...

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AUB Human: an interview with Rebecca Ford

Rebecca Ford, Design Programme Manager at RSA Founded in 1754 by William Shipley, the Royal Society for the encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce (RSA) believe that ‘all human beings have creative capacities’ that can be...

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Photography Alumna Featured in Vogue India for ‘Kranti’ Project

BA (Hons) Photography graduate, Radha Datta, was featured in Vogue India this month in response to her eye-opening photography project with non-profit organisation (NGO), Kranti. Based in Mumbai, Kranti is a NGO shelter that empowers girls from...

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‘Explore Wassailing’: Raising Aspirations in Outdoor Arts

In January 2018, 2nd year students from BA (Hons) Costume and Performance Design, BA (Hons) Acting and BA (Hons) Creative Events Management all took part in a 10-hour residency exploring Outdoor Performance in the Landscape. Led by Lorna...

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The AUB Human Symposium Returns with Innovative Futures

Following on from last year's success, the 6th March 2018 saw the AUB Human Symposium return with Innovative Futures. The inspiring event comprised of workshops and keynote talks from a range of award-winning industry speakers and AUB students,...

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BA (Hons) Commercial Photography Graduate, Kate Davis, receives runners-up award for Emerging Female Arts Prize

The Emerging Female Arts Prize, is an exciting new art prize initiated by the arts and human rights charity, FiLiA. Kate Davis' submission, her final BA (Hons) Commercial Photography degree project work, received the 'Recommendation for Work'...

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Fashion Students Collaborate with the RNLI Upcycling Life Jackets

Earlier this year, second and third year BA (Hons) Fashion students were offered an exciting opportunity to work in collaboration with the RNLI, upcycling life jackets that had once saved lives. Using the original features, each garment has its own...

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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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AUB Fashion Lecturer on Fur in Fashion

BA (Hons) Fashion Lecturer, Elena Crehan, joined Katharine Saunders from Southampton Solent and presenter, Sasha Twining, on BBC Radio Solent to discuss attitudes to using fur in fashion. The piece followed Gucci's announcement yesterday that the...

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AUB Human presents: Who Cares?

Who Cares? was a series of talks, workshops and a one day symposium, bringing together award winning industry speakers, alumni and students from Arts University Bournemouth. Who Cares? Who Cares? was the third symposium held at AUB that...

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BA (Hons) Interior Architecture students scoop 3 Creative Conscience Awards

Russel Gagg, Course Leader for BA (Hons) Interior Architecure and Design is delighted to announce that Level 6 students, Julia Mulders, Claire Armstrong-Gautier and Shumirai Eleazor Mungwira have all won Creative Conscience Awards in the...

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Interior Architecture and Design graduate wins Gold at Creative Conscience Awards

Julia Mulders, a third year BA (Hons) Interior Architecture and Design student wins a Gold Award in the Architecture, Engineering & Interior Design category for her project to help alleviate malnutrition in rural Zambia.

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