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. […]

Gray’s Graduate Fashion show

Gray’s Graduate Fashion show

Event Starts: Friday, 12 May, 2017 Time: 6:00 PM Event Ends: Saturday, 13 May, 2017 Time: 1:00 PM Location: Gray’s School of Art The Grays School of Art Graduate Fashion Show is an integral part of the Art School dynamic – fuelling innovation in all forms of Fashion and Textile design. A platform for our […]

Fashion & Textiles Student in the Running for the Batsford Prize for fashion

Fashion & Textiles Student in the Running for the Batsford Prize for fashion

A second year Fashion and Textiles student is one of just seven in the UK to be shortlisted for the prestigious Batsford Prize for fashion. Emily Burnel, from Hopeman in Moray, entered her avant-garde anatomy designs into the competition, which is open to all undergraduate and postgraduate students. The theme for this year’s competition was […]

Fashion & Textiles students explore 3D Printing

Fashion & Textiles students explore 3D Printing

A group of fashion and textiles students have combined the latest 3D scanning technology with traditional dressmaking in a project which involved upcycling second hand garments to create a new piece of clothing. The students were taking part in the second semester ‘Shirt Project’, which tasked them with deconstructing two shirts and reconstructing them into […]

Drum Castle visitors choose favourite tea towel design

Drum Castle visitors choose favourite tea towel design

The 27 first year students each produced their own unique design inspired by the historic building, before they were put to the public vote at the popular Aberdeenshire attraction. The most popular design, by Hannah Sargent, will now be produced and sold in the castle shop, alongside that of the runner up, Campbell McVinnie. Hannah, […]

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.

Make it Personal

Make it Personal

Stage three Fashion & Textiles students in partnership with Johnstons of Elgin. Making it Personal is a live industry project with the luxury Scottish heritage brand Johnstons on Elgin. The company now celebrating 219 years in the making are recognised worldwide for their exquisite fabric used by international fashion houses alongside their own range of garments, […]

Drum Castle Tea Towel Project

Drum Castle Tea Towel Project

Fashion and Textiles students have been working with Drum Castle and the National Trust for Scotland to produce a new range of tea towels for the castle. The project which tasks stage one students to work to a brief and with an external partner is a challenging project for students who are early in studies. […]

Aberdeen Weaver Incorporation enhances the career skills of Gray’s students

Aberdeen Weaver Incorporation enhances the career skills of Gray’s students

A historic North-East trade body has hosted an award presentation in honour of the talented students at Gray’s School of Art. The Weaver Incorporation, one of the Seven Incorporated Trades of Aberdeen, have been presenting their annual Career Enhancement Awards at Trinity Hall since 1987. Each year, the award is given to an outstanding student […]