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Alumni working across the creative industries returned to ECA in February to give students and recent graduates’ guidance and advice at the 2017 Creative and Cultural Careers Festival.


Alice Chandler finds out more from Performance Costume alumni about what they currently do

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The aim of this workshop is to consider the inception, reception, and reverberations of the notion of ‘Entartung’ (Degeneration), whilst challenging and updating existing orthodoxies in the field.


The Creative & Cultural Careers Festival picked students through ECA’s Design Agency Project

Dr Richard McClary was invited to speak at the Dar al-Athar al-Islamiyyah (DAI), a cultural organisation based around a private art collection in Kuwait.

Students create tools to guide school learners through design careers pathways.

Textiles students have been working on a drawing project that brings together data collection and analysis, and repurposing excess material to avoid it ending up in landfill.


In this article we meet Music - BMus (Hons) graduate Amanda MacLeod who tells us about her freelance portfolio career.

The celebrated artist discussed his life and career during a public lecture on 10th May 2016.