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Congratulations to CSAD graduates who have won awards at BEEP and the Eisteddfod

Three 2017 CSAD graduates have recently won significant arts prize. Current CSAD Incubation Unit member Jason Gregory was the joint winner of the BEEP Printing prize.  BEEP is the Biennial Exhibition of Painting based in Swansea, supported by the Arts Council of Wales and others. The CSAD Artist Benevolent Fund Step Change Fellow Gweni Llwyd won the Eisteddfod’s Young Artist Scholarship. Read more about Gweni Lloyd’s … Continue reading Congratulations to CSAD graduates who have won awards at BEEP and the Eisteddfod

Ceramics students joining the CSAD Inc. Space

CSAD’s Inc. Space provides an opportunity for our graduates to spend an additional year with the School to launch their own business or a sustainable career as a practicing artist or designer. During the 12 months they receive mentoring from an academic team member to help them develop their practice, a mentor to help them develop their business skills and their own studio within the … Continue reading Ceramics students joining the CSAD Inc. Space

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 are now open!

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!

Last chance to see the Incubation Unit members’ Craft in the Bay show

It’s the last chance to see the 2016-17 CSAD Graduate Incubation Unit member’s show at Craft in the Bay this weekend. Work exhibited includes benches and chairs from the Wonky Chair Company, ceramics by Jade Sims, Charlotte Burke and Harriet McCormick, jewellery by Rhian Morris and a range of purses, badges and more from textiles designer Clojo Beddingham. Prints can be seen by Moly May … Continue reading Last chance to see the Incubation Unit members’ Craft in the Bay show

Incubation Unit members launch their careers with Craft in the Bay show

CSAD’s 2016-17 Graduate Incubation Unit members are ending their additional year at the School with an exhibition at Craft in the Bay. The School is delighted that the Makers Guild in Wales is showcasing their work as they embark on their careers as designers and makers. The group include Product Design graduates Nick Jones, Josh Maskell and Tom Smee who set up The Wonky Chair, … Continue reading Incubation Unit members launch their careers with Craft in the Bay show

Creature: A solo exhibition of new works by artist Harriet McCormick

CSAD is delighted to announce that 2016-17 Graduate Incubation Unit member Hareit McCormick is about to open her first solo show. It opens on Thursday 12 October at Cardiff MADE in Roath where Harriet will be presenting a body of exciting new works developed during her time in the Incubation Space. ‘Creature’ is an ongoing investigation through different mediums such as collage and clay of … Continue reading Creature: A solo exhibition of new works by artist Harriet McCormick

Inc Space member sets up new crit sessions to build a creative community

Ian Cook Tapia, one of CSAD’s Incubation Unit members, is planning a new creative co-working space for the city. In preparation for that he’s launching regular art crit sessions in Roath. Ian explains ‘Ffangai is a small arts organisation working towards better understanding Cardiff’s Creative Industries both as a business and as a community, and hopefully one day will build our own creative hub.’ ‘Towards … Continue reading Inc Space member sets up new crit sessions to build a creative community