On September 21st 2012 at The London College of Communication we launched ‘Conscientious Communicators’, an informal cross disciplinary group of student, staff and Industry practitioners who wish to establish a community at LCC and share the ethical & sustainable projects … Continue reading
Staff/Student Symposium at London College of Communication to explore a shared and holistic approach to integrating ethical and sustainable creativity into the curriculum.
Sustainability Design Teams at London College of Communication
On Monday I spent an enlightening afternoon watching presentations from design teams made up of students from the second year of the BA Graphic Product Innovation and FdA Graphic and Spatial Communication at the London College of Communication who are … Continue reading
How much CO2 is created by…?
Posted by Mike in Design
There’s a nice visualisation tool at this site which shows the carbon footprint of many objects and activities: http://visualization.geblogs.com/visualization/co2/ Via the site Information Is Beautiful
Sustainable Textiles project at Chelsea with Burberry
MA and third year BA Textile Design students at Chelsea are involved in a sustainable textiles project sponsored by luxury clothing brand Burberry. Titled Inside/Outside, students have been asked to research the local area of Millbank where the college is … Continue reading
Textiles Future Research Centre
Posted by Mike in Design
This year has seen TFRC research work on show in major national museums from London to Tokyo. In terms of creativity the year has been outstanding for the core members and the associates. The CSM TFRC members curated and exhibited … Continue reading
Following a talk by Caroline Clark from Lovely As A Tree, 2nd year Design for Advertising students at LCC had a workshop to create their own sketchbooks for a project on recycling junk mail. Waste paper was donated from workshops, … Continue reading
London Wetlands Centre Project
BA (Hons) Graphic Product Innovation and FdA Interior Design second year students at LCC, are working on a collaborative project based at the London Wetlands Centre with sustainability as its main focus. The brief is to redesign some of the … Continue reading
Lifecycle of a mobile phone
This is a video by Claudio De Paula Graciolli Jnr who is a student on the Graduate Certificate Design for Visual Communication course at the London College of Communication.
Sustainability at the new UAL Holborn site
Posted by mike in Design
Some colleagues have asked if any measures are being taken at the new UAL site in High Holborn to ensure energy efficiency and the sustainable use of resources. Here’s the latest information from Deputy Rector Will Bridge: “While the University … Continue reading