Magical Margate Art Trip
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Magical Margate Art Trip

(do make sure you scroll to the end to view the students’ photos!) Margate was an experience of contrasting elements. It was a silvery grey day, ideal for photography. We started at Dreamland, both interior and exterior shots. A retro opportunity alongside the off season stillness, the atmosphere contributed to the poignancy of the shots, … Continue reading

‘The Creative Process’ Art Lecture
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‘The Creative Process’ Art Lecture

This lecture provided a fantastic opportunity for students to access practicing professionals from across the creative industry live on stage delivering a personal lecture. Each year there are headliners, international artists and designers from a variety of backgrounds. They are always completely absorbing and at the pinnacle of their careers. This year for the second … Continue reading

Life Drawing Workshop
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Life Drawing Workshop

This year the Life workshop was attended by a mix of Year 11, 12 and 13 Art students. The tutor and life model that visit the Art Department twice a year are exceptional. They deliver what can only be described as a masterclass in life drawing. The approach is action based and expressive breaking down … Continue reading

GCSE Art Trip to Excel Centre
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GCSE Art Trip to Excel Centre

To support our GCSE Art students in making informed and relevant choices that could influence their careers and degree choices we arranged for the first time a visit to the impressive Excel Centre. The Exhibition Centre London, commonly referred to as just the ExCeL, is an exhibition and international convention complex in the east of … Continue reading

Sixth Form East End Art Tour
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Sixth Form East End Art Tour

Each year The Art Department plan out a tour featuring a number of private galleries across the East End of London. This gives the A Level Art students the opportunity to access current contemporary artworks at both small and large venues which this year included Parasol Unit, Beers Contemporary, Victoria Miro and The Barbican Arts … Continue reading