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  1. 04, February, 2015 Indian residency project looks to bring out of this world ideas to earth

    CAAS Khoj residency

    A design expert in extreme environments at Gray’s School of Art has been invited to undertake a residency in India to explore the way people interact with their habitat.  

  2. 29, January, 2015 Design students team up with local bands for evening of music and images

    Xanthe Bodington and Lewis Copland 'Snowflake' 2

    Communication Design students have created seven short films in response to songs by up and coming north-east performers.  

  3. 26, January, 2015 RGU student wins Bluebird competition

    Stagecoach design 2

    A communication design student at Gray’s School of Art has been announced as the winner of a competition to design a new logo for Stagecoach Bluebird.  

  4. 20, January, 2015 Colourful mosaic project unveiled at Charleston School

    Charleston School mosaic

    A student at Gray’s School of Art has helped school pupils create a colourful mosaic depicting the history of their village.  

  5. 06, January, 2015 Painting inspired by Deeside forests picks up RSA prize

    Julie-Ann Simpson

    A recent graduate of Gray’s School of Art has won a prize at a prestigious exhibition for a painting inspired by the autumnal forests of Deeside.  

  6. 17, December, 2014 Art students awarded prizes by well engineering firm

    SPD painting awards Stuart Insch, Hannah Murray and Laura Mylles

    Three students at Gray’s School of Art have picked up prizes in the fourth annual SPD painting awards.  

  7. 05, December, 2014 Aberdeen weavers support talented Gray’s students

    Photo by Rebecca Shaw

    Two fashion and textiles students at Gray’s School of Art have been recognised for their talent by a trade body in Aberdeen.  

  8. 24, November, 2014 Hand thrown plates go on display at Gray’s

    Almost 100 hand thrown plates decorated by staff and students at Gray’s School of Art will go on display this week, to help raise money for two causes.  

  9. 21, November, 2014 Top London design duo inspire RGU students

    Fashion and textile students at Gray’s School of Art have showcased their work to a top fashion duo who have dressed the likes of Nicole Kidman and Katy Perry.  

  10. 20, November, 2014 Smart bras: RGU academics to deliver workshop on design and wearable tech

    Josie Steed and Sue Fairburn will deliver a masterclass on smart bras to postgraduate students at the Politecnico di Milano next week.  

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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)

Events

  1. 17, July, 2015 Summer Graduation Ceremony - Design and Technology (10:30am)

    Gemma Morrison graduation

    Ceremony for all courses in Gray’s School of Art, Scott Sutherland School  

  2. 26, August, 2015 Visit afternoon

    The Sir Ian Wood Building Event Teaser

    Your chance in August 2015 to experience what it is like to be an undergraduate student at Robert Gordon University.  

  3. 27, August, 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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