Inspiring CSM Short Course tutor Pascal Anson fronts the BBC Big Painting Challenge!

BBC Big Painting Challenge 2017

Central Saint Martins Short Course Interior Design tutor Pascal Anson is currently on our screens as a mentor on The Big Painting Challenge! Pascal will be teaching our Interior Design Portfolio course this coming July.  For more information please visit the CSM Short Courses website. Catch Pascal on your TV screens at 6pm on Sunday’s… Continue reading Inspiring CSM Short Course tutor Pascal Anson fronts the BBC Big Painting Challenge!

Ceramics Exhibition at Central Saint Martins Lethaby Gallery

Kiln Contruction by Duncan Hoosan, CSM Ceramics Tutor

Entering it’s final two weeks, Craftsmanship Alone Is Not Enough celebrates Ceramics and it’s teaching at Central Saint Martins for over 100 years. Today it is one of the two remaining ceramic specialist degree courses in the United Kingdom, and the only one with an emphasis on design. Mixing together work by alumni and current… Continue reading Ceramics Exhibition at Central Saint Martins Lethaby Gallery

Ideas Are Your Only Currency

We are proud to announce the new book by Central Saint Martins short courses tutor Rod Judkins Ideas Are Your Only Currency. We chat to Rod about how his Short Course, 100 Design Projects, provided inspiration for the book and ask that burning question, can non-creatives really become creative? You’re the author of The Art of… Continue reading Ideas Are Your Only Currency

So, what is Reportage Photography anyway?

We are from the heart ©Kat Kotula

We chat to photographer and Central Saint Martins short course tutor Karl Grupe about the art of storytelling through photography and catch up with former students about the benefits the course has made to their own photographic creativity. From conceptual typologies to classical photo essays, the final projects presented by students on the Reportage Photography course… Continue reading So, what is Reportage Photography anyway?

Calling all budding actors!

Central Saint Martins is offering a new Scholarship for a 3 week Summer Study Abroad programme – Acting Shakespeare with Drama Centre London. This three-week course from 3 – 21 July 2017, explores the different subject areas of acting Shakespeare through a range of disciplines, turning drama students into a drama thinkers. At the heart of… Continue reading Calling all budding actors!

Idea Generation Processes – How do you convert ideas into finished work?

What exactly is the creative process and how do we convert ideas into a finished piece of work? We chat to artist Madeleine Staubli about her experience on the Idea Generation Processes short course and how it taught her new ways of unlocking her creative ideas, plus experiment with new ones. What is your name… Continue reading Idea Generation Processes – How do you convert ideas into finished work?

VIDEO ART: AN INTRODUCTION TO MOVING IMAGE PRACTICE

Central Saint Martins Short Courses is very pleased to announce a new and exciting weekend course, that will examine Video art: an introduction to moving image practice, this coming December.  Taught by Dr. Azadeh Fatehrad, an artist and curator currently based at the Photography Programme of the Royal College of Art, we chat to Azadeh… Continue reading VIDEO ART: AN INTRODUCTION TO MOVING IMAGE PRACTICE

The Essential Guide to Business for Artists and Designers

Congratulations to CSM Short Course tutor Alison Branagan on the publication of the Second Edition of her book The Essential Guide to Business for Artists and Designers.  Alison’s popular online course, Self-Promotion for Creatives, is essential for anyone who desires to make a living from art, design, photography, image-making, or other creative activities. There are still a few… Continue reading The Essential Guide to Business for Artists and Designers

Ceramics Short Course alumni Maria Gasparian wins MullenLowe Nova Award

Maria Gasparian with her Award Winning Colour Ceramic City

It’s been an interesting journey for Architect Maria Gasparian, who following an inspirational Short Course in Ceramics at Central Saint Martins, subsequently enrolled on an MA in Ceramic Design and graduated with distinction this summer.   Following this she won a MullenLowe Nova Award and Unilever Sustainability Award for her Colour Ceramic City, which aims to… Continue reading Ceramics Short Course alumni Maria Gasparian wins MullenLowe Nova Award

Artists’ Film and Video: from Idea to Moving Image

Mike Kelley Extracurrilcular Activity 10, 21, 214, 2004-05, Production Still from Gym Interior Photo Fredik Nilsen. Art

‘Artists’ Film and Video: from Idea to Moving Image’ is a new Fine Art course designed for students and artists who want to develop ideas in moving image media or add a strong contemporary dimension to their application portfolios. Tutors Mark Aerial Waller and Marc Hulson currently teach on the BA and MA Fine Art… Continue reading Artists’ Film and Video: from Idea to Moving Image