Autumn/Spring Design Lectures 2016/17

The Design School has curated a series of design lectures for the Autumn and Spring terms  at London College of Communication. Nicky Ryan, Dean of the Design School has proposed the titles of the lectures which explore disciplinary territories which need particular consideration, critical analysis and debate. Each lecture is introduced by an academic and will have a…

Arts:Live – UAL collaboration

Second year Design student Dian Sofia together with Peter Moorhead and Daniel Liakh from Games Design and Advertising respectively, have just launched the Arts:Live student radio in UAL. Arts: Live is an independent student radio situated in the heart of Elephant and Castle. The proverbial gateway to both halves of this great city, we represent…

12 Cultures of Resilience

Sarah Temple recently collaborated with GMD students and alumni: Sine Jorgensen, Camille Leproust, Andres Ayerbe, Romain Meunier, Jessica Bishopp, Arianna Tilche, Sarah Sajid, Netta Peltola, Rikke Holst and Sophie Chatellier on a particitipatpry installation entitled ‘Caretakers’ as part of The Cultures of Resilience Exchange event. Cultures of Resilience (CoR) is a two year, cross UAL…

New Sustainability Society for UAL

PastedGraphic-2 GMD tutor Sarah Temple has worked with MA student Jessica Ball of LCF to develop a new UAL Sustainability Society, a recently formed creative network of UAL students and alumni created to discuss, share, collaborate and foster future practices: putting ideas into action. On Thursday 16 July they invited UAL Alumni who are working…

The Design Activism Research Hub (DARH)

The Design Activism Research Hub (DARH) had their inaugural show at LCC this week, the group (including GMDs Sïan Cook) aims to investigate the graphic design codes and visual communication conventions that communicate ideological positions and support social and political activism. While situating activist visual communication within a social, cultural and historical framework, the group…