Progress Update 20 March

This week at Camberwell College of Arts hoardings will go up around the 1970’s block at Peckham Road. The college ran a student competition to create a design for the hoardings so we’re looking forward to seeing that work in situ shortly. Term has now ended for FdA, BA & MA students but those in their final year have been given additional access as they’re prepping for their final project, which culminates with their degree show.

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Inside look; Victorian building

Though the building development at Camberwell College of Arts is largely focused on the new accommodation and the academic building, essential works are being done to the existing buildings too.  We are in the process of installing a protective perspex to the outside of stained glass window within our Victorian building at Peckham Road.

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Progress Update 6 March

 

This week at Camberwell College of the Arts, Overbury, the fit out contractors for the new academic building begin work on site. Staff across the college have been preparing and clearing out for works taking place over the Easter period. The end of Spring term for both undergraduate and postgraduate students is just two weeks away with Easter falling at the very end of their break. Read the rest of this entry »

An Update in Pictures

We can now officially announce that Overbury have been appointed as fit out contractor for the academic build at Camberwell College of Arts and will be on site at Peckham Road from 27 February onwards.  Bof Furniture have also been appointed as suppliers for the fit out.

The external landscaping between the new accommodation and the new academic block is now complete. Furniture and fittings can be glimpsed within the accomodation block and the area that will house the new canteen (pictured below) can now also be seen from the Ceramics within the 1970’s block.

 

 

 

Progress Update 20 February 2017

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This week at Camberwell College of Arts it is the final handover stage for our contractors Hollybrook before the fit out contractors are appointed. Our MA Visual Arts: Fine Art Digital students were granted special access to the new academic building as part of their Low residency week. They had the opportunity to capture aspects of the building in sound, image and 360 video which can be seen on their blogRead the rest of this entry »

Progress Update 13 February 2017

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Last week interviews were held for the fit out contractor for the new academic building at Camberwell College of Arts. Due to the appointment process the chosen fit out contractor won’t be appointed until 24 February at the very earliest, so we hope make an official announcement by the end of the month. Read the rest of this entry »

Outside look: between the buildings at Peckham Road

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As work progresses, the building development at Camberwell College of Arts continues to reveal itself. One of the most intriguing details of the development is how the existing 1970’s block on Peckham Road connects with the new academic building directly behind it.  Read the rest of this entry »

Progress Update 30 January

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As the building development at Camberwell College of Arts continues to progress, thoughts turn again to student projects surrounding the college site and identity. Last year for example, BA Illustration student Jackson Mann was directly inspired by the architecture of buildings at Peckham Road. We are also running student projects directly related to the development; student entries for hoarding designs have now been received and are being shortlisted.

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An update in Pictures

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As reported last week the current stage of the building development at Camberwell College of Arts is drawing to a close. Current contractors Hollybrook are making their final preparations to handover the development to the fit out contractor. The fit out contractor has not yet been appointed; this is expected in early February ready for the next stage of the development.

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Progress Update 16 January 2017

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The development at Camberwell College of Arts is heading towards the end of its current stage. Stakeholder meetings for staff and students continue for the next stage, looking at possible furniture and fittings for the internal of the new academic block, and for selected spaces being renovated within the 1970’s building at Peckham Road.

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