Graphic Communication student writes about her journey to freelancing

Third year BA Graphic Communication student Jasmine Hutter has written about developing her freelance practice during her studies at CSAD. In her second year as an undergraduate student Jasmine attended a marketing event called ‘Concept’ run by the Cardiff Met Centre for Entrepreneurship. Jasmine explains: “Concept 2016 was a fantastic opportunity to work with real businesses within a supportive learning environment”.  Since then Jasmine has … Continue reading Graphic Communication student writes about her journey to freelancing

Uncle Tom Exhibition

In the B-Block gallery space first year students from our Animation, Illustration and Graphic Communication courses are celebrating the culmination of all their hard work over the last few months working on the collaborative Field Project ‘Uncle Tom’. In order to tell stories about ‘now’ we often have to look at ‘then’. Researching the story of Uncle Tom and the Welsh connection to the Spanish … Continue reading Uncle Tom Exhibition

A Typography Talk by Dalton Maag

BA (Hons) Graphic Communication at Cardiff School of Art & Design present an evening of typographic wonderment with Bruno Maag and Tom Foley from the London based independent type design studio Dalton Maag Dalton Maag will be visiting Cardiff School of Art & Design On Wednesday the 22 March 2017 to deliver a guest lecture. Dalton Maag has worked with a range of high profile … Continue reading A Typography Talk by Dalton Maag

Marrakech Exhibition

A group of second year students from across the School visited Marrakech (Morocco), during January of this year as a part of their Field module studies. There will be an exhibition of selected finished works, works in progress, and sketchbooks, by students and staff who took part in this study trip. The exhibition features a variety of textiles, paintings, illustration, and print, as well as … Continue reading Marrakech Exhibition

BA Graphic Communication students collaborate with S4C

Second year BA Graphic Communication students have collaborated with Welsh language TV channel S4C on a live brief to create a continuity ident for broadcast all day on St Davids Day (1st March) 2017. Following a briefing by Owain Morgan-Jones (the Image and Brand Leader) and Lesley Brown (Graphic Designer) from S4C,  the students presented ideas in storyboard form to the clients. S4C then chose … Continue reading BA Graphic Communication students collaborate with S4C

Student Led Teaching Fellowship

Student Led Teaching Fellowship – awards and nominees

Three members of CSAD staff have been recognised at this year’s Student Led Teaching Fellowship Awards. These Fellowships provide students with the opportunity to reward excellent teaching practice. CSAD staff Cath Davies and Gareth Loudon have been ‘highly commended’ for providing an engaging teaching environment, and BA Graphic Communication Course Leader David Wrenne has been awarded a Teaching Fellowship for assessments which promote learning. Congratulations … Continue reading Student Led Teaching Fellowship – awards and nominees

Exhibition at Jacobs Market, Cardiff

Rat Trap Exhibition

A number of our final year Fine Art,, Illustration, and Graphic Communication students will be exhibiting at Jacob’s Market, Cardiff, as a part of the Rat Trap exhibition. There will be a closing party featuring live music on the 28 October. EXHIBITION // 26TH PRIVATE VIEW 5PM – 9PM // 27TH 10AM – 5PM // 28TH 10AM – 3PM // FREE ENTRY ANNA ROGERS // ELLA JONES // … Continue reading Rat Trap Exhibition