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.

Graphic Design student wins award for sustainable packaging

Fluhks is a new form of packaging for products that contain no water. It does this by using 100% water-soluble PVA bags.

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AUB helps create Observatory installation

The Observatory, a sculptural installation, workspace, shelter and look-out for artists, has moved to Burton Bradstock for its project in collaboration with AUB, SPUD and the National Trust.

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Student success at D&AD New Blood and Creative Conscience 2017 Awards

Graduating BA (Hons) Graphic Design students won awards at the D&AD New Blood Festival and Creative Conscience 2017 Global competitions in London last week.

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MA Commercial Photography student selected for AOP Awards

Lauren's work addresses sociological issues and is predominantly concerned with the human condition. She has exhibited work at The New York Photo Festival, The AOP Gallery, The Guardian and Observer Archive and Visitor Centre and The Candid Art’s...

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Diversity in the VFX and Animation Industries

What does it mean to be a woman working in the VFX and Animation industries?Ellie Dupont, Lecturer in BA (Hons) Visual Effects Design and Production has organised an industry led discussion panel focussing on the contributions, successes and...

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Graphic Design students collaborate with Movember Foundation

Second year BA (Hons) Graphic Design students had the opportunity to collaborate with the Movember Foundation, as part of AUB Human.  Movember are committed to helping men live happier, healthier and longer lives and they aim to address some of...

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Collaborative Sustainability Workshop

Students from BA (Hons) Graphic Design, BA (Hons) Architecture, BA (Hons) Visual Communication and BA (Hons) Modelmaking collaborate on a two-day sustainability workshop. The workshop was part of the AUB Human series of events that aim to inspire...

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Design for Disaster 2017

First year BA (Hons) Interior Architecture and Design students were asked to respond to a scenario which looks at the devastating effect of a natural disaster.Students had to imagine how to deal with an unlikely earthquake in Bournemouth and...

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Graphic Design students take on live industry projects

Third year BA (Hons) Graphic Design students have been working on a brief from charity, Survivor of Torture; creating an identity and visual language for the new RAF ‘Active’ campaign; and devising brands of bamboo-based clothing.

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Fine Art student makes work to fundraise for local food bank

Second year BA (Hons) Fine Art student, Clare Dickson, has used her work to fundraise for a local food bank. The project was in response to an email from a local solicitors in Bournemouth asking for an arts student to create a sculpture with...

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Turlin Moor Youth Centre Photography Project

BA (Hons) Commercial Photography students have been working with Turlin Moor Youth Centre.The 4 week project was part funded by Poole Housing Partnerships LTD and AUB.Beth Rubery and Lucy Walker worked with the project participants to...

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Alumni film premieres at BFI London Film Festival

BA (Hons) Film Production alumnus, Felix Schmilinsky's debut feature film, A Moving Image, premiered at the 60th BFI London Film Festival.The film previously screened in the US at LA Film Festival, Black Star Film Festival, Philadelphia and Urban...

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