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  1. 26, June, 2014 Art student inspired by differences between painting and photography

    Jonathon Whitson Degree Show 2014

    A Forres art student has been inspired by the differences between painting and photography to produce his final year collection.  

  2. 26, June, 2014 Highland landscape makes big impression on printmaking student

    Gillian Ness 2014 Degree Show

    A Fort William art student has taken inspiration from the landscape where she grew up to produce a series of work for her final year show.  

  3. 26, June, 2014 Student shakes up traditional approach to handmade objects

    Ewan Gray 2014

    An Orcadian design student at Gray’s School of Art has shaken up the production of traditional Scottish objects as part of his final year project.  

  4. 26, June, 2014 Degree Show project investigates the lure of adverts

    Emma Scott

    An Annan design student has drawn on her childhood obsession with adverts to create work for her final year project.  

  5. 26, June, 2014 Banchory art student stages live performance as part of Degree Show

    Daniel Massie Degree Show 2014

    Daniel Massie explores how audiences consume cinema as part of his final year project.  

  6. 25, June, 2014 Westhill painting student scoops top prize

    Catherine Ross 2014

    Catherine Ross (22) was presented with the BP Fine Art Award 2014, after her impressive paintings caught the judges' attention.  

  7. 25, June, 2014 Design student delves into the world of psychology in final year show

    Caterina Bianchini

    A Communication Design student at Gray’s School of Art in Aberdeen is aiming to conduct a social experiment as part of her final year project.  

  8. 25, June, 2014 Product design student looks to tackle lack of privacy for offshore workers

    Alisdair Ker

    A Forres design student has tackled a key issue faced by offshore workers sharing compact living spaces.  

  9. 25, June, 2014 Winners announced for 2014 BP Fine Art and Design Awards as Gray's Degree Show gets underway

    BP Fine Art and Design winners 2014

    Chris Preiner and Catherine Ross announced as the 2014 winners of the BP Fine Art and Design Awards at this year's Degree Show.  

  10. 25, June, 2014 City pupils ace university courses

    ACES 2014 Mark Manson

    Aberdeen City pupils are celebrating after completing art and architecture taster courses at RGU.  

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    caig shepherd

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

    Craig Shepherd Painting 2011 BA (Hons)

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Stephanie Horne Sculpture 2011 BA (Hons)

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

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    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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