On Thursday 8 September 2016, Goldsmiths welcomed back to campus a small group of alumnae who studied teaching training at Goldsmiths in the 1950s. The group, who met while living together at Grove Hall from 1954 to 1956, have been meeting for the last 26 years and were celebrating 60 years since they left Goldsmiths. […]Read more "Back to Goldsmiths (after graduating 60 years ago)"
This year’s Telegraph Hill Festival attracted thousands of visitors to engage with the local community in and around the New Cross Gate area. Over 16 days in March/April, 125 events ranging from concerts, art shows and open studios to talks, workshops and open gardens were organised by local volunteers and performers to inspire the community to get involved, celebrate and have […]Read more "Sharing Stories: Proudly supported by the Annual Fund"
The Raindance Film Festival is the largest and most important independent film festival in the UK. This year’s Raindance Film Festival will take place from 21 September to 2 October 2016 in Central London (Piccadilly Circus), screening 100 feature films and over 150 short films. Palace of Fun produced by George Stocks (BA English, 2013) […]Read more "Alumni film to screen at Raindance Film Festival"
Wooden Overcoats created by David K. Barnes (MA Writing for Performance, 2013), an original radio sitcom about rival funeral directors, has recently been nominated for this year’s PRIX EUROPA for Radio in the Digital Audio category. PRIX EUROPA is a weeklong trimedia festival and the biggest professional forum of its kind. This year it is celebrating […]Read more "Alumni Podcast Nominated for PRIX EUROPA"
P’eng’s Journey to the Southern Darkness (南冥有鳥, 其名為鵬) Supported by Taiwan Ministry of Culture Private View: Monday 22 August, 6-8pm Asia House, 63 New Cavendish Street, London W1G 7LP 22 August – 2 September 2016 Open Weekdays, 9am-5pm P’eng’s Journey to the Southern Darkness is the first London solo exhibition of Taiwanese artist Ting-Tong Chang […]Read more "First London solo exhibition by alumnus Ting-Tong Chang"
As the Olympic Games come back into world media spotlight, Felix Buxton of Basement Jaxx has teamed up with London Opening Ceremony Pandemonium Drummers to collaborate on a single celebrating the ‘Champion in us all’. Written by Pandemonium Drummer Denis Fernando (BA English, 1997) and produced by Felix Buxton, Champion celebrates and showcases the on-going legacy of […]Read more "Single by alumnus and Basement Jaxx’s Felix Buxton celebrates legacy of London’s Olympic Games"
Originally posted on the Goldsmiths Design Blog as part of their alumni careers talk series. Ilyanna Kerr: See What I Mean Early in 2016, the Design department invited a few of its graduates to speak about their career paths after graduation and the challenges they encountered. One of the speakers was Ilyanna Kerr (BA Design, 2013), co-founder […]Read more "Life After Goldsmiths: BA Design Alumna Ilyanna Kerr"