BP award winners announced as Degree Show gets underway

BP award winners announced as Degree Show gets underway

One of the north-east’s most exciting cultural events will got underway on Friday the presentation of the annual BP Fine Art and Design Awards. The Gray’s School of Art Degree Show, a highlight of Aberdeen’s cultural calendar, has been sponsored by BP for the fourteenth year and will showcase work by more than 150 graduating students […]

Gray’s Degree Show Opening this Friday!

Gray’s Degree Show Opening this Friday!

Work by more than 150 art and design students will go on display this month as one of Aberdeen’s most exciting cultural events gets underway. The 2017 Gray’s School of Art Degree Show launches on Friday, June 16, and will showcase the work of all final year students, spanning disciplines including painting, fashion and textiles, […]

Painting – Degree Show Preview

Painting – Degree Show Preview

At the start of the week that the show opens, lets have a taste of the shows that Painting has on show. Painting is arguably the longest standing course here at Gray’s. That however does not mean that the work produced by its students is not as forward thinking and cutting edge as any other […]

Communication Design – Degree Show Preview

As the countdown to the hand in deadline continues lets look at what the Communication Design students have been working on. COM DES as a course covers all visual design from photography and video, illustration to graphic design. This includes design for web, print, packaging and in some cases, installation. Make sure you don’t miss […]

Streetsport Wins Scottish Police Excellence Award

Streetsport Wins Scottish Police Excellence Award

RGU’s Streetsport has been honoured at the annual Scottish Police Excellence Awards. The awards recognise excellence and innovation in Scottish policing and are sponsored by Police Mutual with the support of the Scottish Police Authority and the Scottish Government. In partnership with Torry Community Policing and Aberdeen Community Safety Partnership, the Police Scotland North East […]

3DD – Degree Show Preview

3DD – Degree Show Preview

Today we have a sneak peak at what the 3 Dimensional Design students will be showcasing as part of their Degree show. The broad range of work includes ceramics, furniture, zoetropes and jewellery. The Degree Show will be open to the public from the 17th – 24th of June

CAP – Degree Show Preview

CAP – Degree Show Preview

The degree show build is well underway, the work is being finalised and exhibition spaces prepped. To whet your appetites here is a preview of what our CAP (Contemporary Art Practice) students are working on. The Degree Show will be open to the public from the 17th – 24th of June

What to expect when preparing for the Gray’s Degree Show

What to expect when preparing for the Gray’s Degree Show

Originally posted on RGU Student Blog:
The Degree show is like the Pre-Degree show where you show your work in a large space, however, this time you have more say in what happens with your work. You will sign yourself up for a group meeting with the head of your course so they can explain…

‘Extreme Art School’ awarded DYW Quality Accreditation at Gold Level

Transition Extreme has been awarded another Gold Level DYW Quality Accreditation for its ‘Extreme Art School’. The ‘Extreme Art School’, which was created through a collaboration between Robert Gordon University’s (RGU) Gray’s School of Art, and Transition Extreme, is a 10-week programme to target young people aged between 16-21 in Aberdeen City and Shire who […]

2017 Graduate Fashion Show

2017 Graduate Fashion Show

The Fashion and Textiles stage 4 students recently held their graduate fashion show. The show is part of the degree show tradition and provides the best opportunity to see the students garments and collections. The show was the culmination of 4 years of hard work and honing their skills, but the results speak for themselves. […]