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  1. 12, May, 2014 Photography project inspired by mum’s cancer battle

    Suzie Smith

    Suzie Smith was inspired to create portraits of people at different stages of cancer after losing her mother to the disease last year.  

  2. 07, May, 2014 LA exhibition for Gray’s graffiti artist

    Karl Porter

    Karl Porter is set to rub shoulders with some of street art’s biggest names, after being asked to exhibit as part of a show in Los Angeles.  

  3. 06, May, 2014 No baby blues for Aberdeenshire bright spark

    Daniel Sutherland

    3D Design Course leader Daniel Sutherland will feature on Make Me a Millionaire Inventor with his innovative take on the baby bottle.  

  4. 24, April, 2014 Solo exhibition tackles obsession with extravagance

    David McDiarmid

    A graduate from Gray’s School of Art has seen his first solo exhibition go on display at Inverness Museum and Art Gallery.  

  5. 23, April, 2014 Lunchtime talk by printmaker Ade

    Ade Adesina April 2014

    A rising star of the printmaking world will give a free lunchtime talk about his work on Friday 25 April at 12.30pm.  

  6. 27, March, 2014 New RGU centre aims to open up digital interaction in the north-east

    Ian Allison

    The Digital Interactions and Visualisation (DIV) Centre will act as a hub for cross-disciplinary commercial projects at RGU.  

  7. 24, March, 2014 Printmaking comes to the fore in Aberdeen

    Kirsty Russell and Lauren Milton, Printmaking

    Two exhibitions showcasing the work of students and graduates of Gray’s School of Art go on display this month.  

  8. 20, March, 2014 Kayleigh’s design to take centre stage at Offshore Achievement Awards

    Kayleigh Cummings

    Trophies designed by a student at Gray's School of Art will be presented to the winners of the Offshore Achievement Awards.  

  9. 18, March, 2014 Aberdeen designer makes waves abroad

    Caterina Bianchini

    A designer at Gray’s School of Art is making waves abroad after creating a collection for a Paris-based fashion start-up.  

  10. 17, March, 2014 Course helps keep kilt making craft alive

    Kilt Making Ian Anderson

    A course at Gray’s School of Art is helping students keep one of Scotland’s traditions alive by teaching them the craft of kilt making.  

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  1. Award-winning talent showcased at Gray’s Degree Show

    caig shepherd

    Mature student runner up in annual competition highlighting the cream of Scotland’s emerging fine artists

    Craig Shepherd Painting 2011 BA (Hons)

“I highly recommend the Sculpture course. Not only do you gain experience within the art world, you are also guided and supported in finding a work practice that is right for you. The tutors are supportive but allow you to make your own decisions and take your own path.”

Stephanie Horne Sculpture 2011 BA (Hons)


  1. 26, November, 2014 Visit Afternoon

    Your chance in November 2014 to experience what it is like to be an undergraduate student at Robert Gordon University.  

  2. 26, February, 2015 Postgraduate Open Evening

    Postgraduate Study 2014

    There has never been a better time to embark on a postgraduate course. Find out more at our open evening.  

  3. 14, May, 2015 Postgraduate Open Evening

    Postgraduate Study 2014

    There has never been a better time to embark on a postgraduate course. Find out more at our open evening.  

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