Radical plan to put the creative industries at the heart of growth Business Secretary Vince Cable, Culture Secretary Sajid Javid and Facebook chief Nicola Mendelsohn joined forces to launch Create UK, which aims to maintain and boost Britain’s position as a world leader. The aim is to double the value of exports in areas from gaming to advertising, design and publishing from £15.5 billion inn … Continue reading GET CREATIVE!
The 2013/14 end of year show will be open to the public during the Medway Open Festival 14-18 July between 10am -2pm. Visitors should come to the Gainsborough entrance at 254 St Margaret’s Banks opposite the station. Continue reading MEDWAY OPEN STUDIOS
We have lots of trips planned for the new 2014/15 academic year – watch this space for more details. Continue reading TRIPS for 2014/15
As the RIC Art Department continues to expand change is afoot for the 2014/15 academic year with Fine Art and Graphic Communication moving up to New Court with a new large and bright practical art space and brand new Mac studio. Lower School Art & Design and Textiles will be moving down to the Star Hill studios joining Photography and 3D. A busy summer for … Continue reading TIME FOR A CHANGE
The 2013/14 End of Year Show will kick off at this year’s Summer Festival with all our GCSE and A level Art & Design students exhibiting their work from this year in the Underhill Hall. Congratulations to all of you who have worked so hard to produce such fantastic work this year. We all wish our students who are leaving us the very best of … Continue reading END OF YEAR SHOW 2014
On Wednesday 11th December, photographer Ali Mobasser and illustrator and animator Russell Weekes gave a talk to our A-level Photography and Film Studies students. Professionals in their own right, Ali and Russell also collaborate on projects, most notably music videos and a multimedia ’12Objects’ project for The Guardian Magazine. The two took turns to talk about their work. Ali showed some of his personal projects, how he … Continue reading ‘Advertising for tramps’ – Photographer Ali Mobasser and illustrator and animator Russell Weekes visit RIC
All GCSE and A Level coursework must be completed and handed in to your teacher by the end of January. From February onwards all students will be working on their Externally Set Assignments. For more information on your examinations please go to the 2013/14 tab on the left hand menu and click on Deadlines and Exam Dates. Continue reading GCSE & A LEVEL COURSEWORK DEADLINE 31.01.14
Art & Design students if you haven’t already, get yourself onto Pinterest and get pinning. This is a great site which allows you to search for anything and everything and is a great place to find inspiration for projects. Find something you like whether it be from other boards on Pinterest or the world wide web and pin it to your board. The very best … Continue reading PINTERESTING!