Pictoplasma GIFs

Pictoplasma GIFs

What was once old is now new, the GIF is the perfect case and point for this. The humble moving image/still graphic file format created to allow movement and animation to exist on the early web, has found a second life on social media of recent years. Our current stage 2 Communication Design Students have […]

2017 Communication Design

2017 Communication Design

In this weeks #TBT, lets revisit the 2017 Degree show for Communication Design. A noticeably broad range of work was on display, from 360 VR video through to classic illustration and layout design. As always we wish all our graduating students the very best as they enter industry, either as creatives in their own right […]

Leading safety training firm helping to train talent of tomorrow

Leading safety training firm helping to train talent of tomorrow

A leading safety training firm has played host to a group of youngsters participating in a specialist employability programme, highlighting the importance of training future talent. Falck Safety Services UK (Falck), which has 35 training centres across the world, welcomed the group of 16-19 year-olds to its state-of-the-art premises in Aberdeen, participating in the Positive […]

Design Interim Show

Design Interim Show

As the stage four students enter their final semester, thoughts of the degree show are at the forefronts of people minds. The proto degree show that is the Interim Show (or Pre-Degree Show) is a chance for students to formalise the exhibiting of their projects. Sometimes for the first time in a gallery exhibition context. […]

2017 Prospectus

2017 Prospectus

Interested in studying with us? Want to find out more about what our courses and the school can offer you? The 2017 Course Brochure is here for you to learn more and to get a flavour of what Gray’s as a community feels like. For information on how to apply please visit the RGU website.

MOC Guest Post – ‘1-2-3’ at Hatch!

MOC Guest Post – ‘1-2-3’ at Hatch!

Hatch is a new design space and company based on Belmont Street. The brain child of Lewis Fraser aka @Shiningpie and Lewis aka @Funkadunkalunk the duo aim to highlight the need for a more dedicated design space as its fair to say there’s a lot of places to see fine and contemporary art but graphic […]

No Ball Games Opens This Friday

No Ball Games Opens This Friday

No Ball Games, a communication design showcase evening, is this Friday!   The event is taking place in Hatch, The Academy on Belmonts Street (a space above Nandos), at 4pm – 11pm. The entry for Friday exhibition is free, tickets are only required for Saturday Design Talks. The talks are on Saturday, the 10th December, at 5pm till […]

123@hatch

123@hatch

Communication Design students at Gray’s School of Art will open an exhibition at Hatch in the Academy Shopping Centre on Belmont Street on December 2nd. The exhibition, which is open to the public, features work from across years 1, 2 & 3 of the course and includes 50 x 3D models and over 80 posters. […]

No Ball Games – Design Festival

No Ball Games – Design Festival

A group of Communication Design students from Gray’s School of Art in Aberdeen are organising a brand new communication design festival, which will pull together work from local artists and designers in the two-day event. The ‘No Ball Games’ festival – which takes inspiration for its name from the signs prohibiting ball games in green spaces, […]

Cruyff Court Community Sports Facility Kick-Started

Cruyff Court Community Sports Facility Kick-Started

Work has started to create a world-renowned multi-use community sports facility in Aberdeen. Over the next two and half months a run-down under-used community space in Aberdeen will become a hi-tech, all-weather play and activity area for people in the surrounding areas and the wider Aberdeen community. Catherine Street Court is set to become Scotland’s […]