One of the festivities we finished the term with was our Christmas fair in the Lower School yesterday, which really did bring the true meaning of Christmas. Read More… Continue reading Festivities, Fun & Mulled Wine
On a rather icy and wet Tuesday the 10th of December, year 10 Film Studies students braved the elements to visit a photography exhibition celebrating the 25th anniversary of the end of the apartheid-era in South Africa. Read More… Continue reading Apartheid – Media Trip
Last Wednesday 30th some of our Boarding Students participated in a Pottery Workshop with Jackie. Read More Continue reading Totally Kiln’ It
Earlier this week the year 11 Art and Photography students ventured out of the college and headed off to sunny (rainy) Margate. The sun was definitely not shining but we headed out with our jackets on and cameras at the ready, in search of lots of intersecting research and material for their personal projects. Read More Continue reading A Day Out In Margate
On Monday some of our Year 11 Graphic Design & Photography Students visited Kew Gardens to gain inspiration for their GCSE projects based on Kew Gardens, Portraits & Landscapes. Read More Continue reading Getting Back to Nature at Kew
A group of our year 10 Art & Design students set off to the Cathedral with Carmel and Gretel to source primary research for their recently assigned Cathedral project. Read More Continue reading Year 10 Cathedral Visit
100% A*- C at A level – Fine Art | Graphics | Photography | Textiles | 3D (53 candidates) August 2019 > > > Continue reading Why take an A level in Art & Design at RIC?
This year, Arts Week took our youngest students on a four-day residential to Cornwall. Our theme this year was ‘Landscape and The Environment’ and activities and workshops centred on this theme. There were trips to the Tate St Ives and the Eden Project as well as practical artist-led workshops at the Barbara Hepworth Sculpture Museum and Leach Pottery – and of course, surfing!! You can … Continue reading Lower School Arts Week 2019
2018/19 has been a mammoth year for the Graphics team with our Year 10 students having their first taste of the GCSE course; two Year 11 groups and record numbers in Year 12 and 13 with a total of 29 students completing their A level this academic year. What is particularly impressive is that the vast majority of these students came to A level Graphics … Continue reading RIC Graphics Explosion!
The arts staff at RIC agree that this was an epic year across all the art subjects taken this year. I was particularly impressed by the level of work produced by the A Level Photography students who showed not only creativity and a superb work ethic, but also a maturity in their vision and artist research. Continue reading A Level Photography 2019