42 students from all courses in the Division of Art and Design joined the Fashion Design students on the annual international trip to Milan. The 5-day trip was organised to attend Milan Fashion Week Autumn/Winter 2012/13. Students viewed many prestigious fashion shows and attended after parties throughout the week as well the Silk Museum at Lake Como, the Contemporary Design Museum and the local photography exhibition by Robert Mapplethorpe.
Students on the Fashion Design courses accredited by the University of Bedfordshire attended Paris Fashion Week to watch the fashion shows and explore the fashion industry close up.
Design for Communication students took a recent trip to see a number of exhibitions in London. Starting out West at the Chelsea Space at Chelsea School of Art, we looked at the working processes of Barney Bubbles, the alias for Colin Fulcher who worked extensively for the late 60s counterculture through to the punk and [...]