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  I’m studying architecture and have a passion for drawing but also etching. I’m looking forward to exploring more abstract art works which can be expanded into my more technical architectural studies. I’d also enjoy exploring my oil painting skills inspired by the beauty in the work of Joan Eardley, or Gill Rocca. Jan 20, […]
The Centre for Research on Environment, Society & Health (CRESH) at the University of Edinburgh are looking to appoint a Postdoctoral Researcher in the field of ‘Environment and Health for a period of 4 years to contribute a UK Prevention Research Partnership (UKPRP) Consortium – SPECTRUM (Shaping Public hEalth poliCies To Reduce ineqUalities and harm) […]
Hi I’m Reuben, I’m from a farm in Staffordshire and I’m currently studying illustration. I’m interested in realistic figurative illustration, especially fantasy themed. I like drawing and painting in any medium, but I’d love to master oils! I’m just starting to venture into digital as well which I’ve found is great fun. Here’s some of […]
Groupwork is a popular form of university assessment. However, it can be stressful: not everyone works in the same way or at the same pace, and you may need to discuss these issues. This post gives some tips on how you could manage group projects effectively.  Stage One: Familiarisation   Read through the project instructions together. […]
Cambridge School of Art and Drew University on Wednesday 19th of January 2022, 16.00-17.30 (UK time)    This event is online in MS Teams. Click here to join    This panel discussion is part of the Art & Care series and includes the following contributions: – Prof. Paula Gerstenblatt (University of Southern Maine, USA) ‘Collage Portraits as a […]
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Ruth Cawston is on placement this January at the Careers Service at the University of Edinburgh. Ruth joins us from her postgraduate course in Career Guidance and Development at Edinburgh Napier University. “O wad some Pow’r the giftie gie us; To see oursels as ithers see us!” Every year on 25th January, the life and […]

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