London Design Festival 2021

London Design Festival was launched by Sir John Sorrell CBE and Ben Evans CBE in 2003. Building on London’s existing design activity, their concept was to create an annual event that would promote the city’s creativity, drawing in the country’s greatest thinkers, practitioners, retailers and educators to a deliver an unmissable celebration of design. The launch of the first Festival took place at Bloomberg on 25 … Continue reading London Design Festival 2021

Speakers for Schools

Speakers for Schools Inspiration Programme provides a network of today’s most inspiring figures across business, arts, politics and more donating their time to help inspire students to fuel their ambition. We are passionate about providing a high quality and personal service, making it seamless for speakers, educators and organisations to get involved. Speakers in our network range from CEOs of major companies to notable national journalists, arts … Continue reading Speakers for Schools

RIC Photo of the Month: January

Our RIC Photo of the month is back and for January we kept the choice of two themes, this time – ‘Winter’ and ‘Colour’. Well done to everyone who entered, all entries have been judged by our very own Michael Daks, under three categories – Lower School, Sixth Form and Staff it was a bit of fun for everyone, as well as a chance to … Continue reading RIC Photo of the Month: January

From Farm to Fashion

RIC without walls, Textile students are currently working on the annual WoolMark company, ‘Wool4Schools’ competition, open to young designers in the UK, Hong Kong, Italy and Australia.  The fashion industry is one of the biggest polluters in the world and this competition challenges the students to design an outfit that is made from the eco fibre, wool, for an end user that will be traveling … Continue reading From Farm to Fashion

RIC Photo of The Month

Calling all budding photographers & art lovers – As part of the last national lock down back in March, we hosted a photo of the month competition to keep our RIC community busy and creative. It’s back once again to do just that! Categories: RIC Lower SchoolRIC Sixth FormRIC Staff Topics:WinterColour How to Enter:Choose from one (or both) of the topics aboveFill In the Google … Continue reading RIC Photo of The Month

Designers in the Making

Last term before the festive break year 7s had an insight into Graphic Design with a few weeks of lessons where they created animal illustrations inspired by Shunsuke Satake These were created with Adobe Illustrator and looked amazing. From llamas and Dinosaurs to Sharks and Parrots the colourful and bold animals illustrations were later transformed into posters for zoos and farms. Today some of those … Continue reading Designers in the Making

Film Success for RIC Students

The ISA Film & Digital Art Competition is held annually and is a fantastic opportunity to showcase both creative and technical skills to produce art works in the digital genre by students in independent schools in the UK. There are three categories: Computer Animation, Short Film and Digital Art. Two of our Film and Digital Media and Design students were recognised, one as the overall … Continue reading Film Success for RIC Students