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Animating Shakespeare: CSM students tackle ‘Shipwreck Plays’

As part of the Cultural Olympiad, The World Shakespeare Festival set out to showcase the best of UK and international creative talent, through its celebration of Shakespeare as ‘the world’s playwright’. The festival has certainly been capitalising on the wealth … Continue reading

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CSM students recode Shakespeare for a global audience

Over the past six months, students from Central Saint Martins’ MA Communication Design course have been part of an exciting collaboration with the World Shakespeare Festival 2012. Part of the London 2012 Festival (the culmination of the Cultural Olympiad), the … Continue reading

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Celebrating London 2012 Evening Reception

A rare bout of sunshine greeted guests to UAL’s Celebrating London 2012 evening reception: a portent, with any luck, to a bright summer ahead of art, culture and sport. The mood inside the Platform Theatre at Central Saint Martins was … Continue reading

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Central Saint Martins MA Fashion graduate Luke Brooks on the Olympic Dream

Last month students of Central Saint Martins’ MA Fashion presented their collections as part of London Fashion Week. Amongst the eclectic and exciting designs, the work of Luke Brooks stood out to us here at UAL 2012 HQ. Joint winner … Continue reading

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CSM summer course: explore the design legacy of the Olympic and Paralympic Games in London and Barcelona

Central Saint Martins is offering the chance to study the design legacy of global sporting events through a dual city summer course, Design Legacy of Global Sporting Events, that explores the forthcoming London games and the transformative power of Barcelona’s … Continue reading

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Stella McCartney unveils Olympic collection

  Stella McCartney, the renowned fashion designer and a prominent graduate from Central Saint Martins, has just unveiled her latest creation: the lifestyle range adidas Team GB. The Olympic collection appears in the June issue of  Vogue magazine.

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David Cornell, a gentle martial artist

Central Saint Martins alumnus David Cornell is an accomplished artist who has sculpted more official portraits of the British Royal Family than any other sculptor. This gentleman is also adept at Judo and used his favourite Harai-Goshi throw once more … Continue reading

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CSM students develop initiatives to support leadership through sport in Ghana

At an evening to celebrate a wonderful collaboration with UK Sport, Central Saint Martins’ students presented their work to a specially invited audience. Imagine playing football without a ball. Or even playing the Nintendo Wii console without the real screen … Continue reading

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Babylonian London 2012

Wei-Feng Huang’s display at the Rochelle School – December 2010. Central Saint Martins MA Design Studies (now MA Applied Imagination in the Creative Industries) student Wei-Feng Huang displayed his graduation work at the MA’s degree show 2010 in East London last … Continue reading

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Martin Richman creates “One Whirl” for Olympic Park bridge and underpass

Using recycled materials helps make the artwork ecologically friendly. Image courtesy ODA. Central Saint Martins BA (Honours) Fine Art alumnus Martin Richman won a competition organised by the Olympic Delivery Authority (ODA) to incorporate an art commission into one of … Continue reading

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