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CSAD Research Seminars: Open to the Public

Upcoming CSAD Research Seminars are open to the public, with tickets now available on Eventbrite. Events will be held in the CSAD building Heart Space on the Cardiff Met Llandaff Campus. ‘Art, Research, Philosophy’ Professor Clive Cazeaux Thursday 2nd November 2017, 4pm Members of the public can book tickets for this seminar via Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/school-of-art-design-researc… The last two decades have seen the emergence of artistic … Continue reading CSAD Research Seminars: Open to the Public

Product Design Graduate Wins Top Award

Gethin Ceidiog Hughes a graduate of both our BSc (Hons) Product Design and Master of Art & Design courses was recently awarded the Eirian Llwyd Memorial Award which honours artists who have shown outstanding dedication and creative talent in the field of printmaking. Eirian Llwyd, was a distinguished printmaker and founder of Y Lle Print Gwreiddiol. She inaugurated a Memorial Trust, established in her name to provide … Continue reading Product Design Graduate Wins Top Award

British Education Awards Winner for Wales

Brandon Jones, a first year Product Design student at Cardiff School of Art & Design is the 2018 winner of the British Education Awards for Wales in the Vocational category. As part of his Welsh Baccalaureate Community Challenge last year Brandon led a team of Year 10 pupils from local Cyfarthfa High School to the national finals of the F1 In Schools Challenge at Silverstone. … Continue reading British Education Awards Winner for Wales

What Applicants Say About Their Interviews at CSAD

‘You may recall that I dropped you an email, following our inspirational visit to Cardiff Met with our daughter back in January.  We have since driven up & down the country, for interviews at several other universities.   There really was no comparison to what Cardiff Met. has to offer – the course, staff team & working environment are all in a different league to … Continue reading What Applicants Say About Their Interviews at CSAD

John Bennett

The Homeless Mug project raises over £1500

MA Ceramics student John Bennett writes in response to his fundraising activities for ‘The Homeless Mug Project’: A Big, Big, thank you to the Students, TDs, Staff, Business Catering Staff, and Lecturers of Cardiff Metropolitan, Llandaff Campus, for your support, to the Homeless Mug Project. Collectively, we made a grand total of £1580.00 which was given directly to the Cardiff Bus Project. This was a beautiful, … Continue reading The Homeless Mug project raises over £1500

Adam Musitano and Luke Stone

CSAD Incubation Unit member and Fine Art graduate collaborate on ‘Lost Vegas Hotel’

Incubation Unit member Adam Musitano and recent Fine Art Graduate Luke Stone are showing a new collaborative piece at Tactile Bosch’s new event, Lost Vegas Hotel, in High Street, Cardiff, this weekend. Tactile Bosch is a collective of artists showcasing work from both overseas and local Welsh artists. For this year’s theme, ‘Lost Vegas Hotel’ where they will be creating an immersive dystopian, surreal, neon … Continue reading CSAD Incubation Unit member and Fine Art graduate collaborate on ‘Lost Vegas Hotel’

GREAT WALL OF COLLAGE: Cut & Paste Explore Project Exhibition

Second year CSAD students from a range of subject areas have been collaborating to create a giant wall of collage currently on display in the CSAD building, reflecting the work they made during a project entitled ‘Cut & Paste Explore’.  Module leader and lecturer James Green writes: “Collage surrounds us throughout our lives – when we watch films, see adverts on the way in to Art School, or scroll through … Continue reading GREAT WALL OF COLLAGE: Cut & Paste Explore Project Exhibition

John Bennett

Master of Ceramics student discusses ‘the homeless mug’

“My name is John Bennett and I study a Masters in Ceramics at Cardiff Metropolitan University. Through the lens of the functional vessel my study focusses on connections, inhabitation and social cohesion, hence the origin and intentions of this project; ‘The Homeless Mug’. Homelessness is a serious issue indicative of our disassociation and detachment in todays society. Homelessness is an illness that strikes, irrespective of … Continue reading Master of Ceramics student discusses ‘the homeless mug’