Workshops – Printmaking

Workshops – Printmaking

If a building could have a room that was a workhorse, then the workshops in an art school would be that horse. Gray’s is no exception to this, and one of the primary workshops for both Contemporary Art Practice and Communication Design are the printmaking workshops. Printmaking is the art of making reproducable artworks using […]

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

GIR Exhibition – Harmony Bury & Ane Smith

GIR Exhibition – Harmony Bury & Ane Smith

Graduates in Residents (GIRS) Harmony Bury and Ane Smith held a show of their work produced during their residency. Whilst working with different mediums and materials, there is an overlapping of tone and contextual influences throughout the show. The two bodies of work hang really closely together and complement each other to a degree not […]

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.

Student Blogger – REBEKAH, THE CONTEMPORARY ART STUDENT

Student Blogger – REBEKAH, THE CONTEMPORARY ART STUDENT

  REBEKAH, THE CONTEMPORARY ART STUDENT Hello! I’m Rebekah, a fourth year Contemporary Art student at Gray’s School of Art. From a very young age I have always wanted to study art. Whether that was being an art teacher or an artist. Art is a big part of my life and Gray’s has helped to enrich […]

Imaginarium – Macedonian Video Art Exhibition

Imaginarium – Macedonian Video Art Exhibition

An Exhibition of Macedonian video art which has been held here at Gray’s School of Art is open for one more weekend. Imaginarium: Contemporary Video Art fom Macedonia, curated by Jon Blackwood and Maja Zećo has brought a rich collection of video artwork to Aberdeen in the first major exhibition of Macedonian video art in Scotland. […]

Mixed Staff Exhibition 2016

Mixed Staff Exhibition 2016

The Staff at Gray’s are as varied and multi skilled a group of people you are likely to find. Staff who teach or support in one area usually have skills that reach beyond that field of creative practice into another. Staff who are thought of as lecturers in art theory are in fact fine artists, Design […]

CAP – Degree Show 2016

CAP – Degree Show 2016

Andrew Matheson Ane Smith Anna Gray Callum Corsie Chloe Wilson Claire Burnett Conor Gault Dimitra Laina Elspeth Nash Hannah Halliday Harmony Bury Hayley McNally Henning Stednitz Jiri Krystlik Josie Hudson Kaliopi Tsokaropoulou Louise Foreman Margaret Preston Natalie Snedden Nick Cronen Rachel Robertson Rebecca Macfadyen Grant Robbie Stevenson Sarah C Reid Sean Wheelan Shelagh Brown Ugne […]

CAP Student degree show inspired by film

CAP Student degree show inspired by film

A Fraserburgh art student, who has explored the film making process in his final year project, has seen his work go on display in Aberdeen. Conor Gault (23), a contemporary art practice student  has recently exhibited his final year project at the art school’s Degree Show. The former Fraserburgh Academy pupil has created a three […]

Poignant portraits of people with dementia

Poignant portraits of people with dementia

A CAP student has taken poignant portraits of people with dementia surrounded by treasured possessions which highlight their individuality. Will Vernon (22), who is studying contemporary art practice, captured a series five portraits of people he met while volunteering at Alzheimer Scotland. He wanted to let the strength of their personalities shine through in his […]