Honourable Mention for Students at Los Angeles Film Festival

Last years Second Year Field students, from the Athletes of the Heart project, have been awarded an honourable mention for their collaborative experimental animated film “Socialite” at the Experimental Forum Film Festival in Los Angeles, California. The festival judged the experimental abstract animation and visualisation of music worthy of an award and added this comment: “We would like to take this moment to recognize your … Continue reading Honourable Mention for Students at Los Angeles Film Festival

David Emmanuel Officially Opens our New Fashion Design Course

During the 2017 Freshers Week at Cardiff School of Art & Design our new Fashion Design students were set a 24-hour garment design challenge. The week ended with a visit from Royal Courtier David Emanuel who viewed the students’ work and officially opended the new Fashion Department. Watch a video of the Fashion Design students working on their design challenge below: Click the images to … Continue reading David Emmanuel Officially Opens our New Fashion Design Course

The Power of the Mud

CSAD Fine Art lecturer Paul Granjon has collaborated with bio-engineer Michka Melo and the FabLab at CSAD to develop a new robotic installation powered by microbial fuel cells. They will present the result of their experiments during the Digital Design Weekend in the Victoria and Albert Museum on 23/24 September 2017. Microbial fuel cells are batteries that use the electron-carrying capabilities of certain bacteria found … Continue reading The Power of the Mud

Jane Simpson Exhibition – A Wolf in Sheep’s Clothing

Exhibition Dates: Open until until 28 April 2017. Artist’s Reception with Q&A: Thursday 27 April 2017, 5:30 – 7:30pm Venue: Cardiff School of Art & Design, B Block, Cardiff Metropolitan University, Western Avenue Cardiff CF5 2YB Jane Simpson’s installation at CSAD is based loosely on an Edward Hopper painting, where light, angle and quiet gentle action all marry together to create a narrative. The hum … Continue reading Jane Simpson Exhibition – A Wolf in Sheep’s Clothing

A Typography Talk by Dalton Maag

BA (Hons) Graphic Communication at Cardiff School of Art & Design present an evening of typographic wonderment with Bruno Maag and Tom Foley from the London based independent type design studio Dalton Maag Dalton Maag will be visiting Cardiff School of Art & Design On Wednesday the 22 March 2017 to deliver a guest lecture. Dalton Maag has worked with a range of high profile … Continue reading A Typography Talk by Dalton Maag

Exhibition: S. Mark Gubb – Bomb Works

‘Bomb Works’ by S. Mark Gubb is the latest show in the CSAD Exhibitions Series. Exhibition Dates: 6 March – 24 March 2017 Artist’s Reception with Q&A: Thursday 9 March 2017, 6:00 – 7:30pm Venue: Cardiff School of Art & Design, B Block, Cardiff Metropolitan University, Western Avenue Cardiff CF5 2YB The CSAD Exhibition Series presents a survey of contemporary sculpture by Wales based artists … Continue reading Exhibition: S. Mark Gubb – Bomb Works