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.

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