Fashion student honoured by the Worshipful Company of Framework Knitters
Eleana Burrows, a final year BA Hons Fashion student from UWE Bristol, has been awarded a bursary from the Worshipful Company of Framework Knitters, one of the historical City of London's livery companies.
Virtual Futures: Where is Virtual Reality taking us?
Virtual Reality – or VR - has long been the idea of science fiction but now it is happening and the impact on society is potentially huge. The Digital Cultures Research Centre at UWE Bristol and the University of Bristol are sponsoring a special track at this year's VR World Congress [Tuesday 11 to Thursday 13 April 2017] to encourage debate into what this may mean for everyone.
UWE Bristol Alumni designs artwork and animations for Elbow album 'Little Fictions'
An illustrator who graduated from the University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) in 2007 has created artwork and animations for the latest Elbow album Little Fictions.
Intrepid Wildlife Filmmaker takes on the ultimate endurance challenge
Katy Parrott, a recent MA Wildlife Filmmaking graduate from UWE Bristol signed up for the experience of a life time, beating off 1000s of other applicants to fly off to South Africa to star in the current BBC Two series Special Forces: Ultimate Hell Week.
Student talent applauded at UWE Bristol awards
Signing up for TV's toughest endurance challenge, painting an 80 sq. community mural and leading a successful art therapy club are just some of the successes of the finalists at this year's Celebrating UWE Talent awards.
UWE Bristol students triple win at Regional RTS Awards
Students from the University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) swept the board this year with a triple win in all three categories of factual, drama and animation at the Regional RTS West of England Awards.
UWE Bristol investment in creative industries tops £37 million
The University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) is moving towards the final phases of an ambitious and transformational development programme that will see a significant £37 million investment in creative industries education in Bristol.
Creative Industries students dominate RTS West of England Student Award nominations
For the fourth year in a row, UWE Bristol Animation students have gained all the nomination for the Animation category of the RTS West of England Student Awards 2017.
Nominations in the Drama and Factual categories take this year's haul to eight, with UWE Bristol students gaining well over half of the nominations in this year's regional RTS Student Awards.
Bristol Music Trust and UWE Bristol sign new partnership
The University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) and Bristol Music Trust (BMT) have agreed a new strategic partnership.
The Bristol Music Trust is a charitable trust that runs both the Colston Hall and Bristol Plays Music. The Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between the two institutions provides a framework for new strands of collaborative activity between the University and BMT.
International design firm taps into UWE tech expertise to develop digital prototypes
A leading design company with a growing international reputation is to work with the University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) to evolve its digital services.
UWE Bristol awards honorary degree to Philippa Lowthorpe
Philippa Lowthorpe has been awarded the Honorary Degree of Doctor of Arts in recognition of her contribution to film and television.
Cultural education fair and lecture series to launch at Arnolfini
Fair: 10 November 2016, 16:00 - 18:00, Arnolfini Talk: 19:00 - 21:00
The University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) and Arnolfini, are hosting the first Cultural Education Fair - a chance for educators and students to find out about creative and cultural opportunities for young people in the city.
Best of Britannia brought to the West
Stalls: 10:00 – 18:00, 5-6 November, St George's, Bristol
Panel Discussions: 18:00 – 20:00, 4 November and 11:00 – 12:30, 5 November, City Campus at Arnolfini
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The University of the West of England (UWE Bristol), working in partnership with Destination Bristol, is bringing the Best of Britannia (BOB) event to the West for the first time.
Comedian John Bishop and Tigress productions took the UWE Bristol sponsored Panda Award
Comedian John Bishop and Tigress Productions took the University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) sponsored Panda Award for Most Popular Broadcast, at Wildscreen Film Festival 2016 last week.
Filmmaking graduate scoops prestigious NAHEMI Award
UWE Bristol Filmmaking graduate, Lutia Swan-Hutton, has won the 'NAHEMI Award for Creativity' at the 22nd Encounters Short Film Festival, which ran at Bristol's Watershed between the 22-25 September 2016.
The NAHEMI is the National Association for Higher Education in the Moving Image and represents all of the major film schools and film courses in the UK and Ireland. Each year, at Encounters, NAHEMI screens the best student films from across the UK and Ireland.