How many times do you walk into a gallery space and you feel distanced from the work? The way artworks are often displayed has restricted our experience of it to a limited, solely visual one, though this needn’t be the case… HAPTIC is a collection of work from current and past students of ceramics at Cardiff School of Art and Design: Jessica Dent, Elin Hughes, … Continue reading HAPTIC: work from current and past CSAD Ceramics students
Final year BA and BSc (Hons) Product Design students and school pupils from St Cennydd Secondary School took part in a 24 hour project for garden furniture manufacturers, P&A Fencing. The students were challenged to come up with new garden furniture designs for the company’s Zest 4 Leisure brand. Mirroring the briefing process often faced by Product Designers working in industry, the students researched the … Continue reading Product Design students take part in ‘Zest 4 Leisure’ Live Project
BA Fine Art student Heledd Evans has written a blog post about what to expect when you visit CSAD for an interview. “Here at CSAD we are a community – we work together across disciplines, courses, ages, and even other schools or organisations. Our interview process reflects that – every course differs, but most have a group aspect to part of the interview. In Fine Art … Continue reading What to expect on your Cardiff School of Art & Design interview day
The Textiles Department has been fortunate to work again with Design Group UK on another exciting consultancy project. The winners have finally been announced! DG’s Head of Design, Sarah Barker handed the final year Textile students a brief to design a collection of greetings products for the everyday market. The overall winners were Lottie Cooper, Rosie Edwards and Francesca Di-Lella. They each were given £350 prize … Continue reading BA Textiles design competition winners announced
Juncture // Cyswllt 5th to 19th February 2018 Cardiff School of Art & Design B Block 200 Western Avenue CF5 2YB Cardiff In 2017, 2 students and 6 graduates from Cardiff School of Art and Design went to the Venice Biennale to invigilate James Richards’ exhibition “Music For The Gift” for Wales in Venice. “Juncture” is a culmination of how that experience continues to impact … Continue reading Juncture// Cyswllt
Image: current Inc member Mikky Saunby with work by herself and fellow Inc members Nathan Mullis and Isabella Bilstein at Made by Hand recently Applications for the CSAD Incubation Unit for 2018-19 are now open. We’re keen, as always, to stress that places in the Inc Space are open to grads from all our programmes so whether you aspire to be a practicing artist, a designer, … Continue reading Applications for the CSAD Incubation Unit are now open!
Incubation Unit member Adam Musitano and recent Fine Art Graduate Luke Stone are showing a new collaborative piece at Tactile Bosch’s new event, Lost Vegas Hotel, in High Street, Cardiff, this weekend. Tactile Bosch is a collective of artists showcasing work from both overseas and local Welsh artists. For this year’s theme, ‘Lost Vegas Hotel’ where they will be creating an immersive dystopian, surreal, neon … Continue reading CSAD Incubation Unit member and Fine Art graduate collaborate on ‘Lost Vegas Hotel’