Events in the Department of Arts and Cultural Industries
Find out about the latest events in the Department of Arts and Cultural Industries.
- Postgraduate and Professional Open Event at the Watershed
At UWE Bristol we make Postgraduate and Professional study possible. Come along to our Open Event at the Watershed to find out how we'll help you turn 'I want to be…' into 'Now I am…'. #nowispossible
- Undergraduate Open Day - Bristol Campuses and Gloucester Campus
Visit us at an Open Day at our Frenchay Campus, Glenside Campus, Gloucester Campus and Bristol Zoo to get a real insight into student life at UWE Bristol.
- A Boxed Set Of Printed Books Contained In A presentation Pop-Up (Wehmais) box
19/06/2017 - 23/06/2017
This is a book binding course led by tutor Guy Begbie concentrating on variations of pamphlet and concertina book structures in both hardback and softback bindings.
- A Set of two Bound Books with a Slip Case Container
26/06/2017 - 28/06/2017
A book binding masterclass led by tutor Guy Begbie on the secret Belgian binding with hardback cover boards, paper engineered page content and the drum leaf binding with hardback cover boards.
- Making Friends With The Adana Press
26/06/2017 - 27/06/2017
Have your own Adana, but not sure how to get the best out of it? Interested in this table-top press but never worked on one or worked out how one works? Then this is the course for you!
- Making Words: Found Poetry and Artists' Books
12/07/2017 - 13/07/2017
The Centre for Fine Print Research at UWE is delighted to announce a new class for our 2017 Summer Book Arts Institute. A two-day found poetry and book class with poet/artist Jeremy Dixon of Hazard Press.
- Photogravure: An Early Photographic Printing Process With A Modern Twist
17/07/2017 - 21/07/2017
Photographic printing processes from the mid and late 19 century offer a wide variety of printed surface, colour and texture that differ markedly from the clean, sometimes almost sterile appearance of modern digital images. This course offers a real hands-on approach in the choice of paper, chemistry and coating, and provides every opportunity for the printmaker to produce individual and beautifully aesthetic work.
- Wood Engraving: An Introduction
An introduction to the art of wood engraving with Ben Goodman.
- Platinum Printing Masterclass
24/07/2017 - 28/07/2017
Platinum or Palladium printing is the aristocracy of the early photographic processes. Subtle quality, total permanence and ease of working place the platinum-palladium print at the summit of alternative photographic printing. This masterclass offers demonstrations and hands-on opportunity to explore this classic printing technique. No prior experience is necessary.
- Artistamps - three day workshop
08/08/2017 - 10/08/2017
Create an array of stamps during this workshop by learning how to carve rubber stamps from erasers and a number of DIY perforation techniques.