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 hoardings. Read the rest of this entry »
Posted on May 2nd, 2017 by cmartin in Peckham Road
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.
Posted on April 24th, 2017 by cmartin in Peckham Road
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 »
Posted on April 18th, 2017 by cmartin in Peckham Road
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.
Posted on April 10th, 2017 by cmartin in Peckham Road
Contractors at Camberwell College of Arts are now working on the front of the 1970’s block so hoardings now surround that part of the building at Peckham Road. These hoardings will be covered in a student design which will incorporate ‘viewing windows’ and posters about the upcoming degree shows in the summer term.
Posted on April 3rd, 2017 by cmartin in Peckham Road
Surveys are being carried out this week at Camberwell’s Peckham Road site, as our fit contractors Overbury begin work. The demolition of the stairs at the front of the 1970’s block will also commence this week; temporary fencing has already been installed in preparation for the works. It is expected to be a little noisy so we apologise in advance for any inconvenience caused. Read the rest of this entry »
Posted on March 27th, 2017 by cmartin in Peckham Road
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.
Posted on March 20th, 2017 by cmartin in Peckham Road
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.
Posted on March 13th, 2017 by cmartin in Peckham Road
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 »
Posted on March 6th, 2017 by cmartin in Peckham Road