Abstract Figures in the Windows of the Leeds City Museum Dan Crooks (BA Fine Art, 2015) is from Sheffield and has lived in Leeds, London and Huddersfield. He currently lives and works in South Yorkshire. He tells us about his time studying at Goldsmiths and the Window Frame Project, a gallery space in the windows of […]Read more "Guest post: Abstract Figures"
Theatre for Children in Hospital. The Gift of Compassion. My book “Theatre for Children in Hospital. The Gift of Compassion” (15 December 2016) brings to the reader experience of over ten years practice and evaluation of bedside theatre performances for children in hospital wards in the U.K. and abroad. It makes an argument for the […]Read more "Guest Post: Theatre for Children in Hospital"
The British Council Alumni Awards celebrate the outstanding achievements of alumni and showcase the impact and value of a UK higher education. Award winners and finalists are leaders in their fields who have used their experience of studying at a UK university to make a positive contribution to their communities, professions and countries. Over 1,200 […]Read more "Winner and shortlist for British Council Alumni Awards 2017"
Unrest, a documentary produced by Lindsey Dryden (BA Media and Communications, 2003) and directed by Jennifer Brea, has been selected as one of the highly anticipated narrative documentaries to receive a world premiere. About Sundance Film Festival Founded by Robert Redford in 1978, the Sundance Film Festival celebrates creativity and independence in cinema. This year, […]Read more "Alumna’s documentary premieres at Sundance Film Festival 2017"
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 "London 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 "Alumnus celebrates legacy of London’s Olympic Games"