University of Brighton Art and Design Graduates Showcase Work

Posted May 25, 2015 at 12:38 pm in Art, Design, Fashion, News

  • A design from University of Brighton Fashion with Business graduate Lois Woodford’s Dreams and Greens collection

THE University of Brighton’s annual Graduate Show is expecting more than 12,000 visitors to its exhibitions of architecture, fine art, design and film by its final year students. The free event gives visitors the opportunity to check out the art and design “stars of the future” hoping to follow in the footsteps of such illustrious Brighton alumni such as fashion designer Julien Macdonald OBE or Turner Prize winners Keith Tyson and Rachel Whiteread CBE.

A look from Fashion with Business graduate Emily Bowers-Clark’s collection Static FluidityA look from Fashion with Business graduate Emily Bowers-Clark’s collection Static Fluidity

More than 500 final-year-students will be showcasing their work at the university’s city centre Grand Parade building, with architecture displays at Circus Street Market. The students have been involved in all aspects of creating the show, from hanging and organising building exhibition spaces, to designing the graphics.

UoB SS2Fine Art Performance graduate Megan Clark sits sewing within her Durational Performance Installation
“a journeyinto the microscopic world of the human body”

Prior to the Brighton show, fashion and textiles students will be presenting their work on the catwalk as part of Fashion Scout’s Graduate Fashion Week at the Truman Brewery, east London.

UoB SS6Fashion with Business course graduate Nataliya Brady, from Ukraine, used Neoprene,
plastic and nylon for her collection Plastic Fantastik

by Caroline Simpson

Images: Andy Weekes, courtesy of University of Brighton

Graduate Fashion Week, May 30 – June 2, at the Truman Brewery, London, with University of Brighton Fashion with Business Studies students presenting their catwalk show on June 1.

For more information, visit here.

The 2015 Brighton University Graduate Show will be open to the public from 6 – 14 June at the College of Arts and Humanities, Grand Parade, Brighton, BN2 0JY.

Opening times for the Brighton University Graduate Show are: 
Mon-Wed, 10am-6pm
; Thurs-Fri, 12pm-5pm;
 Sat-Sun: 12pm-5pm
Some exhibition times vary.

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