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The Art Student's Survival Guide to Degree Shows & Assessments

23rd April 2018 in Students by Cass Art
The Art Student's Survival Guide to Degree Shows & Assessments

Painting student, Megan Archibald, shares her pearls of wisdom, and tells us how to negotiate the mysterious world of the art student. Here she offers advice on how to survive one of the most stressful times of the art school year: assessment and degree show season.

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GET TO KNOW OUR CASS ART STUDENT AMBASSADORS: PART THREE

12th March 2018 in Features and Students by Cass Art
GET TO KNOW OUR CASS ART STUDENT AMBASSADORS: PART THREE

The Cass Art Student Ambassador Programme is a voluntary opportunity-filled year designed to give 45 creative students across the UK hands-on experience in the arts industry. This Spring, we're running a four-part feature on the Cass Art Student Ambassador Programme with the aim of giving you a sneak peek into the artistic practice of this talented group of students. 

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Get to Know Our Cass Art Student Ambassadors: Part One

18th February 2018 in Features and Students by Cass Art
Get to Know Our Cass Art Student Ambassadors: Part One

The Cass Art Student Ambassador Programme is a voluntary opportunity-filled year designed to give 45 creative students across the UK hands-on experience in the arts industry. Over the next two months, we'll be running a four-part feature on the programme, aiming to give you a sneak peak into the artistic practice of this talented group of students as well as providing links to their websites and instagram accounts for you to find out more.

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Explore Our Ten Must Have Portfolio Products

25th January 2018 in Students by Cass Art
Explore Our Ten Must Have Portfolio Products

Portfolio season can be stressful, especially the challenge of compiling and display your artwork. Here at Cass Art we want to make this time as easy as possible, so we’ve compiled a list of the top ten essential products for preparing the perfect portfolio.

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Call for Entries: The Batsford Prize for Students 2018

24th January 2018 in Competitions, Partnerships and Students by Cass Art Staff
Call for Entries: The Batsford Prize for Students 2018

The Batsford Prize is an annual student award organised by leading art publisher Batsford. Now in its sixth year, the award is open to undergraduate and postgraduate students of fine and applied art, fashion and illustration. There are five categories to enter for UK students: Fine Art/Applied Arts, Fashion, Illustration and Children’s Illustration. 

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Call for Entries: The Hermione Hammond Drawing Award 2018

24th January 2018 in Competitions, Partnerships and Students by Cass Art Staff
Call for Entries: The Hermione Hammond Drawing Award 2018

The Hermione Hammond Drawing Award was established in 2012, in memory of the artist Hermione Hammond (1910-2015), to encourage the practice of representational drawing among art students. The award is open to students in the UK and Republic of Ireland who have the opportunity to win a £2,000 prize and a £250 Cass Art Materials prize.

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Our Cass Art Student Ambassadors Celebrate Watercolour

13th June 2017 in Students by Cass Art Staff
Our Cass Art Student Ambassadors Celebrate Watercolour

The last couple of months have seen a celebration of watercolour at Cass Art. From ‘Urban Sketching’ to experimenting with pigments, artists across the country are looking at watercolour in a whole new light. Of course, our talented Cass Art Student Ambassadors are in on the action. We talk to Anna, Roisin and Hannah about the experimental and innovative ways they use the medium in their own artwork.

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Central Saint Martins Degree Show Spotlight: MA Art and Science Student Maria Macc

13th June 2017 in Students by Cass Art Staff
Central Saint Martins Degree Show Spotlight: MA Art and Science Student Maria Macc

Students are at the heart of Cass Art, after all, they are the artists of the future! This is why we’re delighted to be supporting graduates all over the UK with professional development opportunities and material prizes to set them on their way to the road of success. This month we’ve interviewed Maria Macc, MA Art and Science student at Central Saint Martins, and winner of the Cass Art £1000 Materials Prize 2017. We asked her about her artistic inspirations and her plans for the future.

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Interview with Rebeka-Louise Lee - Winner of the Cass Art Materials Bursary in the Hermione Hammond Drawing Prize 2017

31st May 2017 in Competitions, Interviews, Partnerships and Students by Cass Art Staff
Interview with Rebeka-Louise Lee - Winner of the Cass Art Materials Bursary in the Hermione Hammond Drawing Prize 2017

We’re thrilled to be supporting the Hermione Hammond Drawing Prize 2017 by awarding a £250 Materials Bursary to the runner-up winner. We interview the recipient of the award Rebeka-Louise Lee, a Fine Art Student at Canterbury Christ Church University, to ask her about the inspiration behind her prize-winning drawings.

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Interview with Jemima Hall - Winner of the Cass Art Bursary at The Batsford Prize 2017

30th May 2017 in Competitions, Interviews, Partnerships and Students by Cass Art Staff
Interview with Jemima Hall - Winner of the Cass Art Bursary at The Batsford Prize 2017

We’re excited to be supporting The Batsford Prize 2017 by awarding a £500 Cass Art Bursary to Jemima Hall, a talented Fine Art student from Oxford Brooked University. We caught up with Jemima to find out about the concept behind her work and what she plans to do with the prize.

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