Events

Summer 2020 Celebration Opening
Summer 2020 Celebration Opening
3 Jul 2020, 16:00 - 16:45
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After an introduction from ECA’s Principal, Professor Juan Cruz, you’ll hear from a number of ECA alumni and friends.

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‘In Conversation With’ Alumna Nicola Glass, Creative Director of Kate Spade
‘In Conversation With’ Alumna Nicola Glass, Creative Director of Kate Spade
6 Jul 2020, 16:00 - 17:00
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Mal Burkinshaw, Programme Director of Fashion, chairs a live discussion with Nicola, proposing questions from our students about her career trajectory and how to survive and thrive in the fashion industry post Covid-19.

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Interiors Lab – Meeting Multiplicities
Interiors Lab – Meeting Multiplicities
15 Jul 2020, 12:30 - 13:30
 Interior Design Event
Our 2020 interiors graduates meet spatial designers from industry to discuss paths into interior design practice and explore opportunities in the field of spatial design. Organised by Interior Design Programme Director, Gillian Treacy.
‘In Conversation With’ Alumnus Sophie Dunster from Gung Ho
‘In Conversation With’ Alumnus Sophie Dunster from Gung Ho
20 Jul 2020, 16:00 - 17:00
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‘In Conversation With’ Alumnus Sophie Dunster from Gung Ho talks with ECA Textile Programme Director, Lindy Richardson.

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Creative Edinburgh x ECA : Building Creative Circles
Creative Edinburgh x ECA : Building Creative Circles
22 Jul 2020, 15:00 - 16:00
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As part of Edinburgh College of Art's Summer 2020 Graduate Show, we are running a series of online careers events for students, graduating students and alumni that aim to help remove some of the unknowns in the post-Covid professional world.

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Edinburgh Innovations x ECA: Practical Advice for Freelancers
Edinburgh Innovations x ECA: Practical Advice for Freelancers
29 Jul 2020, 15:00 - 16:00
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Do you want to turn your creative passion into your career? 

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Sound from the Edge of the World
Sound from the Edge of the World
31 Jul 2020, 18:00 - 7 Aug 2020, 18:00
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Come on a journey to the Orkney islands in the far north of Scotland through sound, stories and rare archive footage.

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Edinburgh Innovations x ECA: 'In Conversation With' Experienced Freelancers
Edinburgh Innovations x ECA: 'In Conversation With' Experienced Freelancers
5 Aug 2020, 15:00 - 16:00
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Increasingly, people within the creative industries find themselves working through portfolio careers including - often parallel - stages of freelancing, paid work and entrepreneurial activities. What do these careers look like?

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Living Cities Film Screening
Living Cities Film Screening
8 Aug 2020, 14:00 - 15:30
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A live screening of experimental short films exploring the idea of cities as interconnected ecologies.

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Talbot Rice Sessions
Talbot Rice Sessions
11 Aug 2020, 16:00 - 13 Aug 2020, 16:00
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Talbot Rice Gallery invite graduating students from the ECA School of Art for 1-to-1 feedback and advice sessions.

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Writing effective proposals and funding applications
Writing effective proposals and funding applications
13 Aug 2020, 15:00 - 16:00
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As part of ECA's Summer 2020, this practical online panel will give you insight into writing successful proposals & funding applications.

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Virtual Jewellery Try-on Event
Virtual Jewellery Try-on Event
14 Aug 2020, 10:00 - 19:00
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Join us for an interactive Instagram event from ECA's Jewellery graduates. Virtually wear their jewellery designs by trying out their Instagram filter.
ILLUSTRATION 2020 : Metamorphoses
ILLUSTRATION 2020 : Metamorphoses
20 Aug 2020, 16:00 - 18:00
600 x 300 August Illustration events
The end of summer; the end of a project; the end of an academic year: all represent periods of change. These moments act as waiting areas between one point of time and the next, on the verge of the unknown.

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