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Museum of Design in Plastics wins HEFCE funding

MoDiP Industry Announcement / Industry News in MoDiP – Published 20th Jan 17

The Museum of Design in Plastics (MoDiP) at Arts University Bournemouth has been selected to receive £76,625 funding for 2017/18 from the Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE).

HEFCE praised MoDiP for being a museum that makes a unique and significant contribution to national and international research and scholarship, alongside the Fitzwilliam Museum at Cambridge University and the Ashmolean Museum at Oxford University.

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Opening of Lucienne Day exhibition in TheGallery

Industry News – Published 13th Jan 17

Yesterday saw the formal opening of TheGallery’s exhibition Lucienne Day: Living Design, with a panel discussion followed by a private view.

The panel was chaired by Deputy Vice Chancellor, Professor Emma Hunt, and included Chancellor Sir Christopher Frayling, Dr. Jennifer Harris and Lucienne and Robin Day’s daughter, Dr. Paula Day.

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Commercial Photography alumnus on life after university

BA (Hons) Commercial Photography Alumni / Graduate Course news / Industry News

James Stopforth is a BA (Hons) Commercial Photography alumnus, who graduated from The Arts Institute at Bournemouth (AUB) in 2009.

We caught up with him to find out more about life after university, which has included shooting with iconic British fashion photographers – and the royal family.

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The Ghost of Mr. Dickens

BA (Hons) Acting Alumni Course news / Industry News – Published 16th Dec 16

In January 2017, Untold Theatre will be producing an exciting piece of new writing, The Ghosts of Mr. Dickens, which will tour theatres and community venues across the UK.

Untold Theatre was founded three years ago by BA (Hons) Acting graduates, Jessica Levinson Young and Joseph Rynhart.

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