Anna Roger

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

New Fine Art graduate Anna Roger, 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 Roger make art in Venice

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

Venice diaries

Venice Diaries: At the Giardini’s German Pavilion

by new Fine Art graduate Rhian Sullivan As well as being part of the Wales in Venice Invigilation Plus team at the Wales Pavilion at the Venice Biennale, Rhian has been visiting the Biennale shows and the many other museums and galleries the city has to offer. Here are her thoughts on the German Pavilion:- The German Pavilion at the Venice Biennale’s Giardini was something … Continue reading Venice Diaries: At the Giardini’s German Pavilion

The CSAD ‘Master Blasters’ visit the Sidney Nolan Trust Artists Camp

The Cardiff School of Art & Design ‘Master Blasters’ are visiting the Sydney Nolan Trust to create a series of prints and to carve masks based on the opportunities offered by the surroundings at the centre in Presteigne. The group, headed by Dr. James Green, is made up of Masters Degree students who are about to embark on their final Masters Degree exhibition in September, … Continue reading The CSAD ‘Master Blasters’ visit the Sidney Nolan Trust Artists Camp

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

Julian Charriere

Venice Diaries: ‘Arsenale’ – My Favourite Piece, by Rhian Sullivan

As well as being part of the Wales in Venice Invigilation Plus team at the Wales Pavilion at the Venice Biennale, Rhian has been very busy visiting the Biennale shows and the many other museums and galleries the city has to offer. Here are some of her highlights so far:- The pieces in the Arsenale, one of the main Biennale venues, that I got really … Continue reading Venice Diaries: ‘Arsenale’ – My Favourite Piece, by Rhian Sullivan

BA Graphic Communication graduate discusses design careers

BA Graphic Communication graduate Harry Meakin has written about his experiences since leaving CSAD and beginning his career in Graphic Design. Harry writes about the prospect of establishing himself as a designer after graduation – “At university, the world of work seems a daunting one, but all of a sudden, BOOM – it was my final year. In a few weeks we would all be … Continue reading BA Graphic Communication graduate discusses design careers