2018 Foundation Show: In Pictures

The Foundation Show 2018 featured final projects from over 500 students who have spent the last academic year studying the Foundation Diploma in Art and Design at Central Saint Martins. Showcasing work from our four curriculum areas of 3-Dimensional Design and Architecture; Fashion and Textiles; Fine Art and Graphic Communication Design, the show encompassed sculpture, painting, performance, installation, textiles, photography, ceramics and much more.  Continue reading

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Foundation: Paolina Stefani

Our Foundation Diploma in Art and Design is divided into four curriculum areas: 3-Dimensional Design and Architecture; Fashion and Textiles; Fine Art and Graphic Communication Design. Each of these areas is divided into pathways. Here, Graphic Design student Paolina Stefani tells us about preparing for the Foundation show and her site-specific project which will be on view in the Lethaby Gallery between 3 and 5 May 2018.   Continue reading

Foundation: Hannah Billett

Our Foundation Diploma in Art and Design is divided into four curriculum areas: 3-Dimensional Design and Architecture; Fashion and Textiles; Fine Art and Graphic Communication Design. Each of these areas is divided into pathways. Hannah Billett is a student on the 3D pathway in Fine Art. She tells us about her final project and wider practice, as we finalise preparations for the Foundation Show 2018 which opens this week.
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Foundation: Nusra Nijimbere

Our Foundation Diploma in Art and Design is divided into four curriculum areas: 3-Dimensional Design and Architecture; Fashion and Textiles; Fine Art and Graphic Communication Design. Each of these areas is divided into pathways. For the past academic year, Nusra Nijimbere has been studying on the Textiles pathway. Here, she tells us about her final project ‘N1: ‘Endz’ is where the heart is’ and the inspirations behind her work. Continue reading

Foundation: Samuel Georges

Our Foundation Diploma in Art and Design is divided into four curriculum areas: 3-Dimensional Design and Architecture; Fashion and Textiles; Fine Art and Graphic Communication Design. Each of these areas is divided into pathways. Samuel Georges has spent the last academic year studying Product Design and Ceramics, which sits in 3-Dimensional Design and Architecture. Here he tells us about his final project, in which he has created a multipurpose, educational toy for deaf children. Continue reading

Phoebe Boswell: Animation, Venice and studying at CSM

The Matter of Memory – Phoebe Boswell

An alum of our Foundation Diploma in Art and Design and Graduate Diploma in Animation (now MA Character Animation), Phoebe Boswell’s work spans across mediums bringing together traditional drawing with digital technology to share stories of migration. Last year, she was awarded the prestigious Future Generation Art Prize’s Special Prize at the Venice Biennale for her interactive installation Mutumia.

Here, we talk to Boswell about her practice, Mutumia and exhibiting at Venice, and shares her advice for studying at Central Saint Martins. Continue reading