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Evie Qu in her Graphic Design studio
"I need to be rigorous, which involves a lot of research to support my ideas"
Image courtesy of Huanran (Patrick) Sun

Evie moved from Shanghai to study a Masters degree in Graphic Design at ECA.

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Photo of Patricia Allmer with her new book
Dr Patricia Allmer is a leading scholar of surrealism
She is a Chancellor's Fellow and Deputy Director of Research and Knowledge Exchange at ECA

Dr Patricia Allmer tells us why she wrote the book and what was involved in its publication.

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Catwalk models at SHOW 2015
The diversity section is now a highlight of the annual ECA fashion showcase
Image courtesy of Gareth Easton

Focusing on new cultures of communication for fashion industries, the research will culminate in the Diversity Network Fashion Forum 2018.

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"Sorry, I had a seminar" showcased the work of 62 Fine Art students
This piece is by fourth year student, and one of the show's organisers, Zoë Griffin
Image courtesy of Lydia Francis

Student, Julia Barbour, talks to us about “Sorry, I had a Seminar”.

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Collection Development Group in front of the Collective Gallery at the City Observatory
Collection Development Group in front of the Collective Gallery at the City Observatory
Photography by Isabella Russell

A postgrad student reports on recent workshops run for students pursuing the MSc programme in Modern and Contemporary Art: History, Curating Criticism.

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Lewis Jones, Karolina Mazur and Kris Kubik at the RTS Scotland Student Television Awards
Kris' graduate film won three of the Society's six awards
Image courtesy of James Wilson

Successes include most awards ever won by a single film at the annual Student Television Awards.

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Photo of a performance of Master Rock
Ceylan Hay, a second year Music student, played the role of Granite in Master Rock
The piece was written by Maria Fusco, a Chancellor's Fellow in the School of Art
Image courtesy of Artangel

Music student, Ceylan Hay, talks about her role in the art writer’s monumental site-specific Radio 4 project.

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Gareth Easton Photography

18th - 20th May 2016

Edinburgh College of Art, Sculpture Court, 74 Lauriston Place, Edinburgh.

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Photo from a production of the opera The Devil Inside
Nicholas Sharratt, left, with Steven Page in The Devil Inside.
The opera is Stuart MacCrae's third collaboration with novelist, Louise Welsh
Image courtesy of Bill Cooper / Scottish Opera

The Devil Inside is Stuart’s third collaboration with author, Louise Welsh.

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Photo of Music graduate Matt Peacock
Matt Peacock graduated from the Reid School of Music
He founded the charity Streetwise Opera in 2002
Image courtesy of Alan Kerr

The would-be doctor who turned to Music and became an award-winning arts and homelessness activist.