Staff and student stories of creativity and innovation

“It’s important to look at where antiseptic practices originated”

Medical Art student Eve Laws is presenting her final project as a 3D animation. Her short film tells the story of a 10-year-old child labourer who suffered a near fatal accident in 19th century Glasgow. She tells us more...

“It’s important to look at where antiseptic practices originated”

DJCAD graduates hand-picked for Handmade Edinburgh

Two DJCAD graduates, Mhairi Abbas and Penelope Matheson, have been chosen to be part of international craft and design fair, Handmade Edinburgh. We chat to Mhairi about what it’s like to be part of the event…

DJCAD graduates hand-picked for Handmade Edinburgh

Developing an alternative to screens

Jack Mitchell is a student on the MSc Product Design course. His project for the Masters Show is 'Octopus', a way to get the whole family together and explore exciting new worlds with smart home technology...

Developing an alternative to screens

Masters In Comics Podcast

Comics fans! There’s a brand new podcast featuring all of the biggest names in the comics industry.

Masters In Comics Podcast

“I’m trying to do the emotional stuff”

We chatted to Art & Humanities student Katie Carlisle about her self-portraits, which explore gender and identity. She tells us about playing with scale, her choice of medium, and why Francis Bacon is a big source of inspiration…

“I’m trying to do the emotional stuff”

"I want to have my view on how mental health is represented"

We spoke to MSc Animation & VFX student Leah McEwen about her short film, Cure, which will be on display at the Masters Show...

Frank To: "It was the staff that drew me to DJCAD"

Frank To studied the Masters of Fine Art at DJCAD from 2004-2005, and has gone on to achieve international acclaim. He's exhibited alongside Peter Howson and Damien Hirst and has a number of high profile buyers, including Star Trek and X-Men actor Sir Patrick Stewart. He tells us more…

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Under The Spotlight: Holly Ferguson

Fine Art student Holly graduated from DJCAD this year and exhibited her work as part of the Degree Show. We talk to her about what inspired her art and what she enjoyed the most about studying at DJCAD…

Under The Spotlight: Holly Ferguson