ECA News

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Photo of Simon Palmer at his degree show
Simon Palmer graduated from our Interior Design programme in 2014
He is pictured at the 2014 Degree Show with his work, Project Independence

Simon reports from the other end of the M8, where he works for his ‘dream company’; multi-award-winning design studio, Graven Images.

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Canvas logo
Logo designed by Oona Buttafoco (Philosophy and Politics student)

Emma Searle, the Founding Editor of “Canvas”, explains how the publication came to fruition

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Poster for the film, Fog of Srebrenica
The film is about the genocide in the ‘safe haven’ of Srebrenica in 1995
Samir Mehanovic lived in Bosnia until the late 1990s
Image courtesy of Samir Mehanovic

The filmmaker has won for his mid-length documentary, The Fog of Srebrenica.

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Photo of Contemporary Art Practice students with animal masks
"Celebrating our creativity and diversity in the studio"
Melanie's fellow students from Chile, Greece, Italy and South Korea
Image courtesy of Melanie Steffl Thompson

Artist Melanie Steffl Thompson's third article on her first semester at ECA.

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Exploding cake and Norman Reid
Exploding cake during Norman Reid's presentation of diplomas, 1966
Image courtesy of the Edinburgh College of Art archives

A journey through graduation ceremonies at ECA, and their tradition of pranks and stunts.

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Photo of Leo Taylor and Naomi Rubbra in a studio
Landscape Architecture student, Leo Taylor, and Architecture student, Naomi Rubbra
They jointly won the Capability Brown Festival Design Ideas Competition at the Landscape Institute Awards

Design Ideas Competition brings together students from Architecture and Landscape Architecture.

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HypED Product Design team
HypED Product Design team
Image courtesy of Federica Mentasti

The hypED team are submitting their proposal to the international Hyperloop competition

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Photo of a party at ECA in the 1950s
The theme of the 1952 Revel was Camelot and the Knights of the Round Table
This photo is taken from the ECA student publication, The Art Student
Image courtesy of the Edinburgh College of Art archives

Student, Daisy Lafarge, tells us about the Sculpture Court’s use as a party venue.

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Photo of the Beauty by Design exhibition at the Scottish National Portrait Gallery
Mal with Maud Lescroart of Sophie Hallette at the Beauty by Design exhibition
The pair are pictured discussing Mal's piece, Silhouettes en Dentelle
Image courtesy of Chris Scott []

Funding for Mal Burkinshaw to exhibit in the International Centre for Lace and Fashion.

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Oval Fault Lines brooch by Rhona McCallum
Oval Fault Lines brooch by Rhona McCallum
Image by Richard Valencia for Goldsmiths' Fair

Rhona McCallum was commended at the Goldsmiths’ Fair (Part Two)