JERWOOD DRAWING PRIZE 2013
14th March - 2nd April
The Jerwood Drawing Prize 2013 is the UK's largest and longest running annual open exhibition for drawing which aims to explore and celebrate the diversity, excellence and range of current drawing practice.
Selected by Kate Brindley, Director of Middlesbrough Institute of Modern Art; Michael Craig-Martin RA, artist; and Charlotte Mullins, art critic and editor of Art Quarterly, the exhibition reflects a variety of different approaches to drawing from practitioners working across the creative disciplines.
CLOUD / CUCKOOLAND
3rd - 9th May
To celebrate the return of the Sounds New Festival, sound artist Janek Schaefer and Christ Church Sound Art students create an immersive sound exhibition based on the Canterbury Scene, and featuring material kindly donated by legendary musician Robert Wyatt.
BA FINE AND APPLIED ARTS / BA VISUAL ART AND DESIGN
20th - 31st May
Graduating students from our art degree programmes will showcase their work in the Sidney Cooper Gallery and painting studios, Augustine House and the Augustine Art Centre. Work will include painting, printmaking, ceramics, sculpture, film, photography and digital art.
6th - 14th June
The Graduate Show 2014 celebrates students' achievements and showcases extracts from their final year photographic projects. Students will be exhibiting a wide range of work from their individual portfolios, including examples of portraiture, fine art, landscape and documentary photography projects.
re: communication, CCCU DIGITAL DESIGN DEGREE SHOW
25th June - 2nd July
Designers across the disciplines taught at CCCU showcase a single project each from graphics, web and motion graphics with exhibited work including video animation, interactive and responsive digital design, typography, book design and print. re: communication is led, curated and organised by the final year students and provides a great opportunity to see the work of tomorrow's leading creatives.
BEYOND THE VIEW: REFRAMING THE SUNBEAM PHOTOGRAPHIC COLLECTION
11th July - 22nd August
The exhibition provides rare public access to the vast Sunbeam Photographic Collection, and related images by the internationally recognised photographers Tony Ray Jones and John Hinde, and seeks to reconsider, reimagine and reveal both the quality and cultural significance of these exquisite images. The photographs document life in the South East of England from 1917 - 1976 and capture social history through political, civic and ceremonial events.