ECA News

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Photo of an art installation in a gallery
Visitors interacting with 'After Images' at Tate St Ives
Image courtesy of Tate

Tortsen Lauschmann’s work delighted visitors by continually repainting itself over the summer months.


A Photograph by Eden Hawkins
Image courtesy of Eden Hawkins

Ed Compson and Eden Hawkins are the first recipients of The Number Shop's ECA Graduate Awards, an annual funded residency and solo exhibition.

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Colour Strategies exhibition in London
The London exhibition will be open 12th Nov – 16th Dec 2016 in the AA School of Architecture
Image courtesy of Fiona McLachlan

The exhibition is based on research by Prof Fiona McLachlan, the Professor of Architectural Practice at ECA.

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High school students draw out their designs in the ECA workshop

Partnership project results in a series of decorative panels for new transport interchange.


My Bookcase Event
Image courtesy of Mel Bestel

Having spent a year at ECA as an Erasmus Exchange Student, Cristina has now made her home in Scotland where she founded My Bookcase.

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A display of interactive Glass work from the Glass in Translation part of the exhibition
Glass in Translation
Image by Lisa Naas

The project aims to bridge the gap between art object and audience.

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The Mansfield Traquair Centre
The Mansfield Traquair Centre
The building and its murals were restored by Historic Scotland’s Conservation Centre
Image: Jonathan Oldenbuck (Wikimedia Commons)

Gillian Lang was able to conduct the research for her dissertation thanks to funding from the Saltire Society.

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Image from Callum Watson’s Krakow Project; ‘Plaszow, Liban Quarry'
Image from Callum Watson’s Degree Show Project; ‘Plaszow, Liban Quarry'
Callum's work was purchased by Edinburgh College of Art to become part of the permanent collection

Three alumni are nominated across two of the categories, guaranteeing a win for ECA graduates.

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Jackie, Amy and Claire from the Student Support Office
Image courtesy of Eva Cameron Coutts

We talk to the Student Support Office about nurturing our learners through college life.

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Artist Trevor Jones in front of a piece of his work
Image courtesy of Nivine Keating

Trevor is a Fine Art - MA (Hons) graduate. He is a painter and the co-founder of CreativMuse, an augmented reality platform.