- Making Learning
- The Agency
Plymouth College of Art and Plymouth Marjon University have joined forces to create a Live Work Artist in Residence opportunity, open to postgraduate applicants for MA Fine Art, MA Drawing, MA Painting, and MA Printmaking. The programme gives postgraduate students the chance to have their MA fees paid and free accommodation for one year - read on to find out how to apply.
Cut off from 21st century life, a group of six artisan makers, including MA Contemporary Crafts graduate Niamh Wimperis, were transported back into a remote Victorian Arts and Crafts world where they were tasked with breathing life back into an original property.
We caught up with Caroline Wilkins, MA Printmaking student, and Caitlin Lewis, BA (Hons) Painting, Drawing & Printmaking student, to hear more about their time in Santander where they collaborated with local residents and visiting artists for an international exhibition and conference.
Alan Qualtrough, BA (Hons) Graphic Design and MA Visual Communication graduate, is a retired journalist and editor. He explores whether the traditional craft of letterpress can be used to interrogate truth in the production and conception of social media. Read on to find out more about his practice, and his proposition 'Empower Community'...
Delving into the world of artist Simon Bayliss at the entrancing opening of his new exhibition 'Meditations in an Emergency' at The Gallery at Plymouth College of Art. Free & open to all until 17 November 2018.
Following her placement at Plymouth College of Art through the Erasmus+ programme, Susana Gomez-Lain has chosen to stay in Plymouth to continue her practice and work towards her Masters degree. We catch up with Susana to chat about her experience at the college so far.
Featuring work from a diverse range of disciplines, the Masters 2017 exhibition demonstrated the different ways the agency of creative practice can be used as a form of research into the contemporary experience.
Winner of the Postgraduate Student of the Year Award, commissioned for the Mayflower 400 and currently developing her own product range Onnen Design, illustrator Ashley Turner moved from Nashville, USA to study on our Masters degree in Entrepreneurship for Creative Practice.
Looking for advice on putting together your portfolio for interview? We caught up with some of our Programme Leaders for their top tips on the application process.
Students on our Postgraduate programmes unveiled the culmination of their year-long projects to a packed crowd at our annual MA Showcase last month. The show gave an insight into the diverse creative research undertaken by the students throughout their studies.
With a strong and eclectic showcase of work, students on our Postgraduate programmes presented their work to the public for the first time, curating their own show 'Disrupt'.
With projects ranging from games design, fetishwear and fine art drawing to social product design, junk art and mosaic, 2015’s postgraduate student showcase (open 24-29 Sept in room T1.32) is a diverse collection of innovative and high-quality work. Find out more about the work on display in our student profiles.
Students from Fine Art, Film, Photography, Animation, Fashion, Illustration, Contemporary Crafts, Design for Games, Graphic Design and more across BA (Hons), Masters study and pre-degree showed off their excellent work as the college opened its doors for a week.