Supported by Alumni and Friends: Cross-cultural theatre goes to Edinburgh Fringe

Haisheng Chen, a Creative and Cultural Entrepreneurship: Theatre and Performance student from China, led a team of 13 students from the Chinese Traditional Theatre Art Society to develop, coordinate and tour an original theatre production of ‘Painted Skin Returns’. The society, which seeks to explore the cross-cultural aesthetics between Chinese and British culture, received support […]

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Guest Post: HOMAGE

John Mitchell (PG Fine Art, 1980 and PG Art Teacher’s Certificate, 1985) is a multi-media artist currently working on a series of photo-based projects. He also studied BA Drawing and Painting (1978) at Edinburgh College of Art and  MA Education (1991) at the Institute of Education, University of London. His work was recently included in […]

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Graduate News: Jordan Akisanya

The Goldsmiths Confucius Institute and the Department of Politics and International Relations would like to congratulate Jordan Akisanya (BA International Studies and Chinese, 2018) for his new role as Chinese Research Analyst in the Corporate Intelligence Division at KPMG. Jordan said, “I’m very grateful for the opportunities this degree provided me throughout my studies; they were […]

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In Memoriam: Stanley Glasser

Stanley Glasser, Emeritus Professor of Music at Goldsmiths and Honorary Fellow of the College I first met Stanley Glasser – who has died on 5 August, aged 92 – at my interview for a Lectureship in Music at Goldsmiths. Even though some things were conducted less formally in those far-off days, it was still a […]

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Guest Post: Listening to Whales

Xavier Velastin (MA Sonic Arts, 2016) is a bipedal simian, best described as an electroacoustic composer, pianist, computer musician, theatre sound designer or sound poet, depending on when and where you happen to see him. He is of Chilean descent, born in London, and lives in Leeds. [whalesong] runs from Wednesday, 1 August to Saturday, 4 August, 9-10pm […]

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