Nathan Mullis

CSAD Graduate Incubation Unit members share demonstration at Reinstating Clay Conference 2018

Arddangosfa ‘Inc – Nathan ac Isabella’ yn y Gynhadledd Ailsefydlu Clai 2018 CoCA – Y Ganolfan Gelf Ceramig Adroddiad gan Nathan Mullis Roedd y Gynhadledd Ailsefydlu Clai yn casglu ynghyd grochenwyr, artistiaid, curaduron, academyddion, myfyrwyr, casglwyr, orielwyr a’r brwdfrydig o’r DU a thu hwnt, i rannu profiadau a gwybodaeth am faterion oedd yn bwysig i’r sector. Dewiswyd dau o’n haelodau o Uned Ddeorfa’r Graddedigion, yr … Continue reading CSAD Graduate Incubation Unit members share demonstration at Reinstating Clay Conference 2018

Product Design Graduate Wins Top Award

Gethin Ceidiog Hughes a graduate of both our BSc (Hons) Product Design and Master of Art & Design courses was recently awarded the Eirian Llwyd Memorial Award which honours artists who have shown outstanding dedication and creative talent in the field of printmaking. Eirian Llwyd, was a distinguished printmaker and founder of Y Lle Print Gwreiddiol. She inaugurated a Memorial Trust, established in her name to provide … Continue reading Product Design Graduate Wins Top Award

Anna Rogers

BA Fine Art graduate Anna is Three Doors Up’s artist-in-residence

CSAD’s ABF Step Change Fellow Anna Rogers is the current Three Doors up artist-in-residence working on a site-specific installation at the Cardiff city centre gallery. Anna, who graduated from the Fine Art programme this summer, said: ‘It’s a great opportunity for me to develop my practice, but also a huge step out of my comfort zone. I’ll be making work in a public place, with … Continue reading BA Fine Art graduate Anna is Three Doors Up’s artist-in-residence

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

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

Paige Strugnell

BA Textiles student channels creativity to ease anxiety

At this year’s CSAD Summer Show, BA Textiles student Paige Strugnell form Mold, North Wales, showcased her final year project ‘Tied by my anxiety’ – a smartphone app that raises awareness of anxiety issues – featuring beautiful and brightly coloured jackets, bags, purses and notebooks, each featuring a QR code. Paige explains: “When scanned with a smartphone, the QR code leads to a relaxing stop … Continue reading BA Textiles student channels creativity to ease anxiety

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