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Rachel Maclean, (digital image) Spite Your Face, 2017, digital video
Rachel Maclean, (digital image) Spite Your Face, 2017, digital video
Rachel graduated from ECA in 2009.
Courtesy of the artist

Rachel graduated from ECA in 2009.

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Demonstration in glassmaking
Image courtesy of Paul Dodds

A number of opportunities for artists/designers in a range of disciplines | apply by 31st May 2017

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Metal sculpture in George Square, created by BOND agency for the 2016 CCCF
The sculpture was built for a photography competition as part of the 2016 CCCF festival

Alumni working across the creative industries returned to ECA in February to give students and recent graduates’ guidance and advice at the 2017 Creative and Cultural Careers Festival.

The conference of the Society of Architectural Historians will be held in Glasgow, and ESALA is a formal event partner.

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Astaire Art Prize judging taking place in the ECA Sculpture Court
Astaire Art Prize judging taking place in the ECA Sculpture Court
Edinburgh College of Art

34 students on the prize shortlist presented their work in the Sculpture Court on 7th April 2017.

Alumni evening at Talbot Rice Gallery

People in Talbot Rice Gallery
Curator Stuart Fallon introduced Between poles and tides
Image courtesy of Joseph Wilson

In March 2017 graduates from the last 56 years gathered for the second of our special alumni evenings at the gallery as part of the continuing ECA alumni programme.

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Photo of a student measuring cladding
This was Civic Soup's first collective experience of running a live build project
Image courtesy of Civic Soup

We talk to the Civic Soup collective about their recent Festival of Creative Learning event.

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Still from a film called Poison the Cure
Still from 'Poison The Cure' (2017) by Jenna Bliss
Image courtesy of the artist

PhD student, Naomi Pearce, tells us about her work on a new London exhibition blending the historical and the contemporary.

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Lara Hirst's proposal features interlocking metal hoops
Lara Hirst's proposal features interlocking metal hoops

The winners of a two-part competition which was open to both current ECA students and alumni are getting to work on their newly commissioned pieces.

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Display of graphics fair
Display for IDK, a week long festival of workshops and talks
Courtesy of Hannah Hawkesley

Fourth year Graphic Design students are on the final stretch of this journey but they’ve taken some time to look back at the stage and choices they

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