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RAT TRAP: Open Call

New grads from CSAD’s Fine Art programme are organising another of their ‘Rat Trap’ exhibition. They have announced an Open Call for all Cardiff based fine artists working with any media (sculpture, painting, video, sound, installation, performance). Every artist is eligible to submit 2 works (max.) that, once selected, will be presented at the Rat Trap upcoming event, on the 18 November. There is no … Continue reading RAT TRAP: Open Call

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Cardiff Met’s Animation and Games Design staff collaborate with First Campus students on Haunted House computer game project

During the recent First Campus Summer School at CSAD, Owen Stickler and Tom Edgar from the Animation program collaborated with Paul Angel from the Cardiff Met Games Design program to run a Haunted House themed game project. Students experienced the process of designing and creating a video game from scratch. From initial idea generation, character and background design to writing code. First Campus Students combined … Continue reading Cardiff Met’s Animation and Games Design staff collaborate with First Campus students on Haunted House computer game project

Angela Magee

Venice Diaries: ‘How a month in Venice is still having an impact’ by Angela Magee

Fine Art student Angela Magee, CSAD’s first Cymru yn Fenis Wales in Venice Invigilation Plus programme participant reflects on how her month at the Wales Pavilion continues to impact on her ideas and how it will inspire her practice as she begins her third year:- It’s been a month and a half since I returned from my stint as an invigilator in Venice at James … Continue reading Venice Diaries: ‘How a month in Venice is still having an impact’ by Angela Magee

Anna Rogers

Anna Rogers Venice Diaries: Day One – Migratory motor complex by James Richards

Anna is one of Fine Art’s new graduates who is taking part in the Arts Council of Wales Cymru yn Fenis Wales in Venice Invigilation Plus programme. Here are her first thoughts on invigilating James Richards’ exhibition at the Wales Pavilion:- “Today is my first shift, I’m about five hours in. I don’t know how many times the piece has looped now. But I’m not … Continue reading Anna Rogers Venice Diaries: Day One – Migratory motor complex by James Richards

Anna Roger

Venice Diaries: Help Fine Artist Anna Rogers make art in Venice

New Fine Art graduate Anna Rogers, has just arrived for her placement at the Venice Biennale as a part of the Arts Council of Wales Invigilation Plus programme, helping welcome and talk to visitors and maintain James Richards’ Music for the Gift exhibition, at the Wales Pavilion. While she’s there she’d like you to help her create artwork. Let Anna explain… “I have a proposition … Continue reading Venice Diaries: Help Fine Artist Anna Rogers make art in Venice