Progress Update 27 June 2017

Last week saw the college host  our Undergraduate and MA Conservation summer degree shows which you can read more about on our main blog. After the show closed this weekend Peckham Road entered the next stage of its development; some equipment and furniture were moved and stored within existing buildings to enable works.  Read the rest of this entry »

An Update in Pictures

As work progresses steadily on the building development at Camberwell College of Arts we are again at a point where we can see significant changes. Behind the hoardings at Peckham Road, excavation works continue as the old paving is broken up and removed of site in batches.  Read the rest of this entry »

Looking back at the Camberwell Development

Two years ago the official announcement to launch Camberwell Development at Peckham Road was posted. The temporary building referred we had pitched for is the Modular building at Wilson Road and the new student accommodation (pictured under construction above) has now been launched under the name Gardens House.

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Progress Update & upcoming works

Behind the hoardings at Camberwell College of Arts, the old steps at the front of the 1970’s block have now been completely removed. The next stage of the works is some further demolition, removal of rubble and final surveying before construction for the new entrance begins. Read the rest of this entry »

Progress Update 22 May 2017

Summer show season has truly begun with the first year undergraduate interim shows beginning last week. Meanwhile work on the new entrance is well underway at the front of the 1970’s building and the internal fit out continues in the new academic building. Our contractors expect the main body of the 1970’s front stairs to be removed by the end of the week.  Read the rest of this entry »

An Update in Pictures

The development at Camberwell College of Arts continues to make good progress. Much of the work is being done behind the hoardings in the front of the 1970’s building so can only seen when inside university buildings.

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Progress Update 2 May 2017

The building development at Camberwell College of Arts currently has two strands. One strand is within the new academic building, fit out has begun key areas such as the new library.  The other strand of the works continues at the front of the 1970’s building, behind the hoardingsRead the rest of this entry »

Progress Update 21 April

This week at Camberwell College of Arts the development is focused around preparations for the new entrance.  The contractors will be installing scaffolding behind the new hoardings as the first phase of the works will be the removal of the old steps at the front of the 1970’s block.

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Summer term starts at Camberwell

This week undergraduate students return to Camberwell College of Arts; greeting them at Peckham Road are the newly decorated hoardings, featuring a design concept by BA Graphic Design students.  Foundation students returned to the college last week and straight into final preparations for their summer show.   Read the rest of this entry »

Gallery Preview: Camberwell Space

From late autumn 2017, Camberwell Space will be housed in a new purpose-built gallery located at the entrance to Camberwell College of Arts on Peckham Road, next door to the South London Gallery. It will be located at the front of the 1970’s block beside the main entrance so that students, staff and visitors will catch a glimpse of work exhibited as they enter the building. The inaugural exhibition programme includes ‘Making and Language’ an exhibition exploring the relationship between contemporary craft and language, curated by Maiko Tsutsumi and Bridget Harvey, and ‘A History of Drawing’ an exhibition charting the history of drawing practice and teaching at Camberwell College of Arts, curated by Kelly Chorpening.

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