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  1. 19, June, 2017 BP award winners announced as Gray’s Degree Show gets underway

    Degree show winners

    One of the north-east’s most exciting cultural events will get underway this evening (June 16), with the presentation of the annual BP Fine Art and Design Awards.  

  2. 13, June, 2017 Gray’s Degree Show to showcase promising creative talent

    Professor Chris O'Neil

    Work by more than 150 art and design students will go on display this month as one of Aberdeen’s most exciting cultural events gets underway.  

  3. 17, May, 2017 Duff House hosts RGU’s art and heritage collection

    Duff House in Banff is hosting a one-off exhibition featuring an extensive assortment of works from Robert Gordon University’s (RGU) art and heritage collection.  

  4. 09, May, 2017 RGU photography students showcase their work at Gray’s

    Norma Cameron

    Graduating students from Robert Gordon University’s (RGU) BA Commercial Photography course will this week showcase their creativity and hard work at the end of year show.  

  5. 09, May, 2017 Aberdeen design talent takes to catwalk at Gray’s School of Art

    Gray's Fashion Show 2017

    Final year Fashion and Textiles students at Gray’s School of Art will unveil their collections at the art school’s high-profile fashion show which will take place on Friday, May 12, and Saturday, May 13 at Robert Gordon University (RGU).  

  6. 25, March, 2017 RGU students combine old with new in upcycling project

    models

    A group of fashion and textiles students at Robert Gordon University’s (RGU) Gray’s School of Art have combined the latest 3D scanning technology with traditional dressmaking.  

  7. 16, March, 2017 Robert Gordon University increases presence in China

    China office opening ceremony

    Robert Gordon University (RGU) is expanding its international focus as it continues its investment in China.  

  8. 04, March, 2017 Gray’s students take their work to Edinburgh Gallery

    Interim exhibition

    A group of final year Painting students from Robert Gordon University’s (RGU), Gray’s School of Art, will host an exhibition of their work at The Edinburgh Palette Gallery in St Margaret House in Edinburgh next month.  

  9. 23, February, 2017 Tracy Beaker illustrator to speak at Gray’s School of Art

    Nick Sharratt

    A well-known illustrator and author of children’s books is to deliver a special lecture at Robert Gordon University’s (RGU) Gray’s School of Art.  

  10. 22, February, 2017 RGU students design new wedding and corporate venue at Elsick House in Aberdeenshire

    Elsick 2

    A group of architecture students at Robert Gordon University (RGU) will host an exhibition of their work to transform the grounds of Elsick House into a wedding and corporate venue.  

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

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

    Craig Shepherd

“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. 06, October, 2017 Open Day October 2017

    The Sir Ian Wood Building

    Your chance to experience the University's stunning buildings & superb facilities & learn more about our courses.  

  2. 31, January, 2018 CityLab - Where the City Becomes the Classroom

    The CityLab project ‘Where the City is the Classroom” is an interdisciplinary opportunity for students from any disciplines in RGU to collaborate with students from the University of Aberdeen, to develop a ideas, which will have a positive social impact.  

  3. 26, March, 2018 Mental Health Movie Monthly - Black Swan

    The Sir Ian Wood Building

    Come along to the free Mental Health Movie Monthly showing of 'Black Swan'.  

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