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

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

the Wonky Chair Design Studio

Product Design graduates discuss setting up sustainable furniture design company @TheWonkyChairCo

Wonky Chair is a sustainability focused furniture design studio set up by three enterprising CSAD Product Design graduates. Supported by the School’s graduate Incubation Space (known as ‘Inc. Space‘) Tom, Josh and Nick placed sustainability at the heart of their business. Tom writes: ‘Sustainability is really important to us, and we think about every aspect – whether it be longevity, carbon footprint or making sure … Continue reading Product Design graduates discuss setting up sustainable furniture design company @TheWonkyChairCo

Molly May Lewis and Bryony Moorhouse

Inc. Space members work on commission for ‘Our Orchard’ Hospital project

Article written by Molly May Lewis CSAD Graduate ‘Inc. Space‘ members Molly May Lewis and Bryony Moorhouse are working on a commission for Llandough Hospital’s new project entitled ‘Our Orchard’. Cardiff and Vale University Health Board have been working with a number of partners to help bring to life an idea and vision of having a community orchard within the fields surrounding University Hospital Llandough … Continue reading Inc. Space members work on commission for ‘Our Orchard’ Hospital project