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Listen to Dr Jake Habgood talk BBC Radio Sheffield about the Playstation VR game the Chantry, a game developed by the University's Steel Minions games studio. Read more here
24 Mar 2021 | 10:52 am GMTSource:
Virginia Heath’s ‘From Scotland With Love’ had a special online screening at the OnFife Spring Festival on Sunday 21st March. Heath’s ‘From Scotland With Love’, made entirely from Scottish archive footage, also fittingly features the Fife-based musician, King Creoscote. A short introduction to the screening about the film and filmmaking in Fife was later followed by an exclusive Q&A with [...]
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5 Mar 2021 | 10:32 am GMTSource:
After the 2020 plans for a national tour of Professor Esther Johnson’s feature film Asunder were put on hold due to the pandemic, the film team turned their attention to supporting online screenings of this award-winning archive documentary. Now, thanks to a new collaboration with YourScreen, the film is now set to reach a much wider audience throughout March and April 2021. Developed in response [...]
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4 Mar 2021 | 10:18 am GMTSource:
Reader in Fine Art, Hester Reeve will be presenting her work on Bohm Dialogue as a Research Methodology – Failure & Wonky Wonder at the Spring meeting of the SIoE Creative and innovative research methods group which will be taking place online on Thursday 4 March, 3 – 5pm. You can register for a place on today’s (04/03/2021) free event [...]
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22 Jan 2021 | 11:00 am GMTSource:
Update The great news that Dust & Metal has been awarded the Digital Collaboration Fund has been covered by international film industry news resource Screen Daily. Click here to find out more. The British Council have announced that DUST & METAL (Bụi và Kim loại), the second feature from director and Professor of Film and Media Arts Esther Johnson, will receive [...]
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18 Dec 2020 | 12:54 pm GMTSource:
Paul Atkinson, professor of design and design history spoke to BBC Radio Sheffield [listen again from 2:18] about his part in tonight’s BBC 4 documentary about a group of makers and players of cigar box guitars. The half-hour film, Cigar Box Blues – The Makers of a Revolution, directed by Virginia Heath, Professor of Film, and written by Paul Atkinson, Professor of Design and Design [...]
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9 Dec 2020 | 11:48 am GMTSource:
On Friday 18 December, the BBC are broadcasting a documentary by two Sheffield Hallam Professors from the Art & Design Research Centre. The half-hour film, Cigar Box Blues – The Makers of a Revolution, directed by Virginia Heath, Professor of Film, and written by Paul Atkinson, Professor of Design and Design History, portrays the passionate makers and players of cigar box guitars. Many [...]
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2 Oct 2020 | 4:22 pm BSTSource:
We are delighted to announce that Cant Wait to Learn: Digital Tablet Desk by Professor David Swann has received a Future Impact Pencil at the D&AD Awards 2020! The D&AD Awards celebrates creative and craft excellence in design and advertising. Article 28 of the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child states that every child has the right to a formal [...]
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30 Sep 2020 | 11:17 am BSTSource:
Senior lecturer and artist Yuen Fong Ling has been appointed to a commission looking into the nature, extent and causes of racism and racial disparities in Sheffield. The Sheffield Race Equality Commission has appointed 24 commissioners to join its board. Explaining why it was important to get involved with the year-long project Yuen said: “I feel it’s important to question, [...]
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Professor David Swann & The ‘Life-Saving Lullabies’ Team wins Best in Class for Social Impact at the 2020 Good Design Awards
10 Sep 2020 | 7:00 am BSTSource:
We are pleased to report that the Life-Saving Lullabies project has been announced as the Best in Class for Social Impact as part of the Good Design Awards 2020! The annual Good Design Awards program is one of the oldest and most prestigious international design awards in the world, promoting excellence in design and innovation since 1958. See the announcement [...]
10 Jul 2020 | 9:37 am BSTSource:
18 May 2020 | 7:34 am BSTSource: