Venice Diaries: ‘Dreaming’ by Gweni Llwyd

CSAD’s latest new graduate from the Fine Art progamme to take part in the Arts Council of Wales Cymru yn Fenis Wales in Venice Invigilation Plus programme is Gweni Llwyd. Gweni is invigilating at James Richards’ exhibit at the Wales Pavilion and taking time to develop her own ideas and practice on her month in the city. Gweni has also just been appointed one of … Continue reading Venice Diaries: ‘Dreaming’ by Gweni Llwyd

Rat Trap Collective event this evening (Friday 17th Nov) at The Cathays Conservative Club

Rat Trap Collective are hosting their third event on Friday 17 November at The Cathays Conservative Club. Rat Trap is a Cardiff based, multi-platform collective of musicians and artists including CSAD graduates and students Carlota Nobrega, Daniel Pritchard, Ethan Hurst, Gweni Llwyd, Joel Hurst, Marianne Barry, Mark Hicken and Thomas Rees, hosting sporadic events across Cardiff. This project was developed from a unanimous vision to … Continue reading Rat Trap Collective event this evening (Friday 17th Nov) at The Cathays Conservative Club

CSAD Ceramics students contribute the ‘Growing Exhibition’ to Made in Roath

Ceramics Programme Director Natasha Mayo writes about CSAD Ceramics latest exhibition: CSAD Ceramics students seized the opportunity to contribute to Made in Roath this year with a fantastic initiative entitled the ‘Growing Exhibition’ a responsive and interactive event in the historic site of the old church formally ‘Ink Spot’ in Roath. The event was kindly sponsored by a great supporter of our Ceramics programmes here in … Continue reading CSAD Ceramics students contribute the ‘Growing Exhibition’ to Made in Roath

Last chance to see the Incubation Unit members’ Craft in the Bay show

It’s the last chance to see the 2016-17 CSAD Graduate Incubation Unit member’s show at Craft in the Bay this weekend. Work exhibited includes benches and chairs from the Wonky Chair Company, ceramics by Jade Sims, Charlotte Burke and Harriet McCormick, jewellery by Rhian Morris and a range of purses, badges and more from textiles designer Clojo Beddingham. Prints can be seen by Moly May … Continue reading Last chance to see the Incubation Unit members’ Craft in the Bay show

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

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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