Women in the Creative Sector Event

Date: Wednesday 8 March 2017 Time: 3.30pm – 5.00pm Venue: Heart Space, Cardiff School of Art and Design The Women in the Creative Sector event is a series of short talks highlighting and celebrating women’s achievements in the creative sector organised by current Fine Art students. This event is open to all and free to attend. No booking required Speakers include: Professor Olwen Moseley, Dean, … Continue reading Women in the Creative Sector Event

Wales in Venice Invigilation Plus Programme

Seven of the School’s Fine Art students have been selected to take part in the Wales in Venice Invigilation Plus programme co-ordinated by the Arts Council of Wales, Chapter Arts Centre, and g39. They will each be spending a month in Venice helping invigilate James Richards’ show at the former convent of Santa Maria Ausiliatrice Fondamenta San Gioacchino in the atmospheric Castello area of the … Continue reading Wales in Venice Invigilation Plus Programme

Sean Edwards Exhibits at The American Academy in Rome

Fine Art lecturer Sean Edwards has new work included in a group exhibition at The American Academy in Rome. ‘La più geniale tra le maschere (The Most Brilliant Amongst the Masks) is an exhibition curated by artist Gabriele De Santis, and Ilaria Gianni. Artists and authors from different fields – Gundam Air, Cornelia Baltes, Elisabetta Benassi, Roberto Coda Zabetta, Tomaso De Luca (in collaboration with … Continue reading Sean Edwards Exhibits at The American Academy in Rome

Curating in Context Project

AJ Stockwell, a graduate of Cardiff School of Art & Design and the CSAD Inc. Space, has returned as a visiting artist to teach a five-week course about curating. The Curating in Context project is aimed at second year Fine Art students who are currently making, or are considering making three-dimensional work. AJ’s artwork takes multiple forms, using objects, video, print and text to examine … Continue reading Curating in Context Project

A Mask Hunting Expedition in Berlin

In January 2017, Dr. James Green, Lecturer in Fine Art, took students from Cardiff School of Art & Design BA courses to Berlin on a Mask Hunting Expedition. The trip was part of the second year Field module project Magical Objects: Masks and Reliquaries of the World. This project encourages students to consider the ways in which masks and other magical objects, such as reliquaries … Continue reading A Mask Hunting Expedition in Berlin

Discussion: Art and Its Materials

Our Professor of Aesthetics, Clive Cazeaux, will be exploring the relationship between metaphor and art making in a seminar at Spike Island, Bristol, on Thursday 2 March. Materials, technologies, found objects and situations have properties of their own, and a significant part of the pleasure in making is exploring what these properties can do, where they can lead, and what they make possible. This will … Continue reading Discussion: Art and Its Materials