The latest news from our course:
AUB Graphic Design Network 2017 – #AUBMAKERS
BA (Hons) Graphic Design students are currently preparing for their network event on Thursday 23rd February. The event will give second year students the opportunity to present their website portfolio to an industry professional and receive feedback.
Third year BA (Hons) Graphic Design students have been taking part in live briefs, tutorials and workshops from industry contacts such as JKR, TEMPLO and Google Lab.JKR
Sian Hutchings, Fine Art’s Graduate in Residence, has recently been running sonic workshops with BA (Hons) Graphic Design students.
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The book goes behind the scenes at W.E. Boone & Co – well known locally for its Aladdin’s cave interior filled with unexpected delights. Addison documents its 195 years of heritage that includes scandal, fire and the effect of two world wars. James worked with Photographer Rose Duffy who graduated from BA (Hons) Commercial Photography in 2011.
Over the summer, second year BA (Hons) Graphic Design students undertook a wide range of exciting internships ahead of their final year of study.
They give an insight into how they found studio life.
“I suffer from asthma and rarely carry an inhaler, when I heard that the number of asthma attacks is increasing I decided to see what I could do about it. My response was to create ‘Breathe’, a small refillable inhaler that blends into your lifestyle. The inhaler is accompanied by a smartphone app that connects to your device and is able to help you through an asthma attack.
An impressive win for our fresh BA (Hons) Graphic Design Graduates.
The best courses from across the UK exhibit at D&AD New Blood Festival in Shoreditch London. The stands were judged by top industry designers and art directors and our Graphic Design stand won the top award – ‘Best Stand’. This award recognises design presentation, communication and accessibility to student work. We showcased all our Graphic Design graduates using various media including showreel, portfolios and websites.
Luke Brown, Amber Ruske and Emma McEvoy originally pitched the idea to Larmer Tree during AUB24, as a response to the 24-hour live brief: “How do we creatively and successfully roll out and embed the evolution of our identity in our marketing activity throughout the year, at the festival and beyond?”
The 2016 Creative Conscience Awards were announced on 30th June at an awards ceremony hosted by Unilever.
AUB students and staff contribute to the Modernism on Sea Festival. The festival celebrated Art and Culture of the 1930’s and took place at Talbot Heath School to mark their 130-year anniversary.
Among the many 1930’s inspired events that took place, BA (Hons) Costume and Performance Design ran a workshop in Millinery and Modernism, BA (Hons) Graphic Design ran a Type Print workshop while course leader, Simon Beeson from BA (Hons) Architecture gave an inspirational lecture.
The iconic Channel 4 show Eurotrash returns on Friday June 17th at 9pm presented by Antoine de Caunes and Jean Paul Gaultier.
As the British nation prepares to vote in the European Union referendum on 23rd June Eurotrash returns with an édition spéciale to remind us of the many, varied and occasionally alarming cultural delights enjoyed by our European cousins.
BA (Hons) Graphic Design students are up against the best art and design courses in the world, having been nominated in four prestigious international competitions.ISTD International Society of Typographic Designers: