A ‘Garden-Gnome Destroyer’, a Tim-Burton inspired installation,collections of exquisite printed textiles, fashion design and leather corsets, and exciting photography collections taking inspiration from the beautiful Black Forest and showcasing exciting viewpoints.
These are just a small selection of the intriguing and wonderful things explored through exhibits atCentral College Nottingham’s end of year Art & Design Shows. From today (Monday 13 June), the public can see work from the creative world’s rising stars at the College’s Clifton and Maid Marian Way Centres and it’s free entry.
The exhibition at Central’s Clifton Centre is on until Friday, showcasing talent from a wide range of disciplines including Fashion & Textiles, Fine Art, Illustration, Graphic Design, Architecture and 3D Design.
Highlights include works by winners of the Nottingham Young Creative Awards 2016, for example Manel Pascual Bafluy who won the Visual Arts category. Also on display at Clifton will be pieces by students who have taken part in a Creative Scholarship and partnership with Nottingham’s German twin town of Karlsruhe. The prints have been inspired by the beautiful Black Forest region which is near Karlsruhe.
A second exhibition is a specialist collection of exciting photography work at the College’s Maid Marian Way Centre. It’s on until Thursday and Photography students have created a specialist collection of exciting images and witty digital images, with subjects ranging from the natural and magical environment in the Black Forest to the fluidity and grace of a collection of dancers.
The annual exhibitions showcase the best work of both university-level and further education students, many of whom have secured places at prestigious institutions throughout the country for next year.
There is no need to book a place at the shows, you can just turn up during opening hours and enjoy them!
Art & Design Show
Central College Nottingham Clifton Centre, Farnborough Road, Clifton
Weekdays from Mon 13-Fri 17 June
Central College Nottingham Maid Marian Way Centre, Nottingham
Mon 13-Thur 16 June
For details of Art & Design courses at Central call 0115 914 6414.
For exhibition info visit www.centralnottingham.ac.uk/news/free-art-design-shows