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Visiting Tutor exhibits at Petworth House

BA (Hons) Illustration Course news / Industry news / Inspire – Published 27th Mar 17

BA (Hons) Illustration Visiting Tutor, Richard Allen, was named Sky Arts Landscape Artist of the Year in 2016. He’s now exhibiting his work at Petworth House.

Richard is the subject of a solo exhibition at Petworth House of his commissioned work for the National Trust. Petworth has long been associated with acclaimed artists and has a collection shaped by a family of collectors and patrons.

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Richard Allen named Landscape Artist of the Year

BA (Hons) Illustration Staff Course news / Industry news / Inspire – Published 30th Nov 16

Sky Arts awards A. Richard Allen the Landscape Artist of the Year.

BA (Hons) Illustration visiting tutor, Richard Allen has been named Landscape Artist of the Year. In a dramatic grand final on Sky Arts on Tuesday 29 November, Richard prevailed over stiff competition, beating thousands of other artists to claim the top prize: Landscape Artist of the Year!

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Richard Allen through to the finals of Landscape Artist of the Year

BA (Hons) Illustration Course news / Make – Published 24th Nov 16

Our visiting course tutor A. Richard Allen has made it through to the finals of the Sky Arts Landscape Artist of the Year.

We’re very proud to see Richard selected as one of the final three contestants of this nationally televised competition. If you would like to see how he does in the final competition, the show will air Tuesday 29 November, 8pm on Sky Arts.

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Visiting Tutor through to Semi-Finals for Sky Arts Landscape Painter of the Year

BA (Hons) Illustration Staff Course news / Inspire – Published 17th Nov 16

A. Richard Allen, Illustration Visiting Tutor, has won his heat in the Sky Arts Landscape Painter of the Year television show/competition.

Richard has created illustrations and artwork for some of the most recognisable brands in the world, and has been a great help and inspiration to our Illustration students this year.

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Illustration workshop in Tokyo

BA (Hons) Illustration Staff Course news / Inspire / Industry News – Published 8th Sep 16

Earlier this year Hayley Potter, Illustration Lecturer, visited Sacred Heart International School in Tokyo.

Hayley visited the school alongside Chizu Frankish, Senior International Officer, to meet prospective students and share her own experience of studying and teaching Art & Design in the UK.

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Illustration alumnus designs for Ardbeg Whiskey

BA (Hons) Illustration Graduate / Alumni Course news / Make / Inspire / Industry News – Published 1st Jun 16

BA (Hons) Illustration alumnus and AUB Visiting Tutor, Robin Mackenzie graduated in 2013 and has since been creating prints for books, products, magazines and a wide variety of exhibitions and shows.

Robin was approached in June 2015 by Ardbeg Whiskey distillery to create illustrations for their new special edition whiskey, Ardbeg Dark Cove.  The brief was to design four wood engravings that told the story of the smuggling past that led to Ardbeg’s origins as a distillery on the Scottish island of Islay in 1815.

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