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

Molly May Lewis

CSAD Inc. Spacer helps ‘Breaking Out Of The Gallery’ festival

Printmaker and CSAD Incubation Unit Molly May Lewis talks about helping organise and making new work for Breaking Out Of The Gallery, an arts festival in Haverfordwest in West Wales:- “Breaking Out of The Gallery is an artist led project working with creative people from Pembrokeshire and beyond with the aim of brightening up the local community of Haverfordwest. By Breaking Art Out Of The Gallery, … Continue reading CSAD Inc. Spacer helps ‘Breaking Out Of The Gallery’ festival

CSAD collaborates with local schools to create exhibition

CSAD, along with Cardiff Met’s School of Education (CSE), have teamed up with 13 schools from all over South East Wales to organise their very first GCSE/AS/A level creative exhibition. The show at CSAD’s Llandaff Campus featured the Art & Design and Design & Technology work of over 250 pupils from Bedwas High School, Caerleon Comprehensive School, Cantonian High School, Cardiff High School, The Cathedral … Continue reading CSAD collaborates with local schools to create exhibition

‘Thresholds’: Master of Design and Master of Fine Art student exhibition

Arcade Gallery Cardiff, Queens Arcade, Queen Street, Cardiff , CF10 2BY Continues until 9th June 2017. “Thresholds is a multi-disciplinary group exhibition beginning with Fine Art Masters students and ending with Master of Design students from Cardiff School of Art and Design. Thresholds can be defined as the level at which one starts to feel or react to something, but also as a beginning point … Continue reading ‘Thresholds’: Master of Design and Master of Fine Art student exhibition

BA Illustration graduate Osian Grifford on working with the National Theatre of Wales

BA Illustration graduate Osian Grifford recently worked with the National Theatre of Wales on a community theatre project entitled ‘Lifted by Beauty : Adventures in Dreaming‘. Osian explains his role: “As the illustrator for this production I lived in Rhyl for a week, mostly illustrating the story of the project at National Theatre Wales’ shop. The stories and activities that fed into the final production … Continue reading BA Illustration graduate Osian Grifford on working with the National Theatre of Wales