School of Art News

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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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An external shot of the building containing Ed's studio
The building containing Ed's studio on the grounds of Dumfries House
Image courtesy of Ed Compson

Ed Compson was given the freedom to take the three weeks to work on whatever he liked.

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Students in the library at Lauriston Castle
Students in the library at Lauriston Castle

The project is a collaboration with Edinburgh Museums and the team at Lauriston Castle.

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The group of over 60 art students on the steps of Glasgow's Gallery of Modern Art
The group of over 60 art students on the steps of the Gallery of Modern Art in Glasgow

Over 60 students from ECA's School of Art visited a number of Glasgow galleries.

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Some work by Geri Loup-Nolan
Image courtesy of Geri Loup-Nolan

Geri studied at ECA as a mature student, graduating with a Painting BA (Hons) in 2010. Recently she took part in a residency and exhibition in China.

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Renzo and Elvis after taking part in the exercise with students
Renzo and Elvis after taking part in the exercise with students

A new collaboration between ECA and the University's vet school will allow students to investigate the field of Animal Studies.

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Artist Gosia Walton at work
Image courtesy of Galerie Pact

Gosia Walton's 'Laser Erotic' will be on show in Galerie Pact until 14th January 2017.

BA (Hons) Painting graduate Olivia was included in the New Contemporaries exhibition earlier this year and won the Sir William Gillies Bequest Award.

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Tess Glen and Carolanne Shaw in the Garden Room at Tippethill Hospital
Carolanne Shaw (L) and Tess Glen (R) in the newly decorated Garden Room at Tippethill Hospital

Tippethill Hospital selected Tess Glen to create unique artwork in their Garden Room.

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