Congratulations to 3rd year student MAGDA KACALAK who received an honourable mention in LITTLE WHITE LIES recent Personal Shopper creative brief. The open competition challenged illustrators and desires to create a fashion magazine featuring an original illustrated portrait of the film’s star, Kristen Stewart, on the cover;
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3rd year student JACK WICKHAM has created a vibrant riso printed zine exploring the trials and tribulations of living with a difficult flat mate. Below are several of the illustrations for the project;
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As part of her final year, 2015 graduate JASMINE BRADY created an large scale, illustrative history of men’s swimwear. Below are a selection of details from her painting;
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Edwina Dunn’s The Female Lead profiles sixty inspirational women from all walks of life with words, photos and illustrations. From artists to politicians, journalists to teachers, all these women have inspired change or broken new ground.
Graduate AMBER COOPER-DAVIES provided all the artwork in the book, illustrating an significant item to each of the women featured;
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As part of her 3rd year work student SHAZLEEN KHAN has adapted a section of Malorie Blackman’s critically acclaimed ‘Noughts and Crosses’ into a graphic novel. Below are a selection of pages and spreads from the project;
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Illustration’s animation lecturer PAUL BARRITT has produced a series of ground breaking shows combining live -action theatre and animation with his troupe 1927. This year they have returned to the BERLIN KOMISCHE OPERA HOUSE with a double bill of Stravinsky’s Petruschka and Ravel’s L’enfant Et Les Sortilèges;
Watch the trailer for the production here;
As part of her 3rd year work student ALINA GRIGORJEVA has produced this series of striking screen-printed posters for these classic films by Alfred Hitchcock;
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Graduate MAX HALTON
was recently commissioned by TRANSITCENTER
, a New York based foundation set up to enhance urban mobility, to produce a series of illustrations for their website showing how the buses can keep up to speed with the city.
Transitcenter are helping update the NYC bus system to cope with the over 2.5 million people using the service. Max’s illustrated “Turnaround: Fixing New York City’s Buses” which deals with Transitcenter’s solutions to the issues and “Who’s on Board 2016: What todays riders teach us about transit that works”, looking at the different people using the system.
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For one of her 3rd projects student YURINA SHIMOJU has created a stop-motion animation, ‘Into the Water’. Through a series of shifting ink paintings, Yurina has crafted an atmospheric and moving response to the suicide of her sister. The film is available to watch on youtube;
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Graduate TARO QURESHI (2015) is one of just 54 artists competing in this year’s Sky Arts Portrait Artist of the Year. The program is currently airing on Sky Arts and we are delighted to say that Taro made it through the first heat to the second round with his portrait of actor and singer Raleigh Ritchie. Hundreds of artists applied to be part of the program and the final winner will receive a £10,000 commission to paint tv presenter and comedian Graham Norton.
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