First year students of BA (Hons) Interior Architecture and Design exhibited their works created at "Concrete: Introducing Materiality" workshop possible due to collaboration with Ilya Valovik from A-Beton.
On October 25 BA (Hons) Fashion graduates from British Higher School of Art & Design showed their best collections at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia 2017. Overall 9 designers – Anastasia Pavlovich, Emily Tokareva, Yulia Ivanov, Ksenia Dorogova, Lina Bouxdorf, Nina Veresova, Tehmina Poghosyan, Uliana Nekrasova and Zlata Belokobylskaia – demonstrated their mastery and creativity, fostered under the guidance of BA (Hons) fashion programme leader Clare Lopeman.
Early October, BA (Hons) Illustration students took part in an annual international marathon/flashmob dedicated to creating comic strips. The idea of the event was to produce comic strips alongside thousands of participants from all over the world, given just 24 hours and staying in the same room the whole time.
The Moscow Open Innovations international forum was held on October 16-18 at Skolkovo Technopark and was dedicated to digital economy in the light of global transformations. The School’s director Anastasiya Butrym and director of BA (Hons) Product Design program Umberto Giraudo gave their presentations, while Anna Chernykh and Vladimir Tilinin participated as experts in SAP Leonardo for Fashion Tech hackathon.
The Finnish Architecture Days were held in Moscow on October 04–05 by Project Baltia magazine together with the Embassy of Finland and the Association of Finnish Architects’ Offices (ATL). The curator of the BA (Hons) Interior Architecture & Design program Joseph Van der Steen made a presentation of a building regeneration project.
On September 23rd, students who graduated from the British Higher School of Art and Design received their diplomas, and a week later, on September 30th, a graduation party took place in Spiridonov House in the very center of Moscow.
Dutch designer Ruben Pater will talk about the importance of visual literacy when communicating across borders and will teach to understand cultural nuances when designing for people of different countries and cultures.
Presentation of old and brand new BA (Hons) programmes. Opportunity to meet with tutors and current students, to explore the workshops and creative spaces of Britanka.
Public lecture of a French artist, illustrator and writer Edmond Baudoin.