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Tottenham Court Road mosaics by Eduardo Paolozzi
Tottenham Court Road mosaics by Eduardo Paolozzi

Much-loved mosaics by the celebrated sculptor Eduardo Paolozzi are to be reassembled at the University of Edinburgh.

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ECA researchers at the Solas festival offering free guitar lessons in exchange for audiences completing surveys about sustainable behaviour
ECA researchers at the Solas festival offering free guitar lessons in exchange for audiences completing surveys about sustainable behaviour
Image: Allan Whyte

Matt Brennan leads research team to investigate how festivals can reduce their environmental impact.

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Jordan McCrae - Civic Framing + Flows
Jordan McCrae, "Civic Framing + Flows"

Category wins and commendations for Jordan McCrae and Robert Hebblethwaite.

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Photo of a seminar at Edinburgh College of Art
In 2014/15, we welcomed over 100 visiting speakers to ECA
Plans are already in place for academic year 2015/16
Image courtesy of Ben Shmulevitch

Sir Jonathan Mills and Barry Bergdoll will be among over 100 visiting speakers at ECA in the next academic year.

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The current focus of the Design Dementia Network is on wayfinding
There have been two workshops on the topic to date

How do we find our way in the world when our understanding of position and direction is challenged? Final wayfinding workshop | 27th July 2015.

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Cole Bendall
Image courtesy of Cole Bendall

As their new conductor, Cole Bendall will play a considerable role in Fife's early music scene.

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Choi Kee Ryong at the SGSAH Summer School
Choi Kee Ryong presents his work at the research showcase in The Lighthouse
Image courtesy of Scottish Graduate School for Arts & Humanities

Choi Kee Ryong works with glass to explore the cultural uncanny

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Detail of the front cover of The Melody of Time book
Detail of the front cover of The Melody of Time
Benedict Taylor's book will be published by Oxford University Press in autumn 2015
Image courtesy of Benedict Taylor / Oxford University Press

Benedict Taylor receives a double subvention towards the costs of publishing two new books.

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Dee Isaacs leading a music and movement workshop with children in The Gambia
The workshops culminated in an outdoor performance of The Tin Forest
Image courtesy of Matt Collings (still from film)

Dee Isaacs and her team return to the West African country of Gambia to continue work on music and literacy.

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Load testing the new equipment in Baltic Street Adventure Playground
The project to extend the site involved student volunteers from ECA and Heriot-Watt University
Image courtesy of Alex MacLaren

Fun and games as architect volunteers participate in a design and build project with local children.

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