Ashbourne College art students win big at ‘Art on Show’ competition

July 22, 2017

We are proud to announce that three of Ashbourne’s talented artists have been awarded prizes from Kensington and Chelsea’s Schools ‘Art on Show’ competition. Mai Doud, Elena Biryula and Armand Daniaud are Fine Art students that range dynamically in style and approach, and it’s this array of artwork which is a perfect example of the genuine creativity and individuality that characterises Ashbourne’s Art Department. From London Cityscapes to Dystopian expressions of Isolation, our students have managed to stand out with their own individual interests and ideas. The competition annually invites students aged 3-18 from the local Borough’s schools and colleges Continue Reading →

Ashbourne College Art Students Win Leighton House Museum Prizes

June 18, 2014

There is no shortage of talent among the art students here at Ashbourne College! Caroline Cheung, Thy Nguyen and Lidia Makarova were all selected at a recent prize giving event at Leighton House Museum. We couldn’t be more proud. Congratulations to you all!   This drawing by Caroline Cheung was selected for the main prize     This painting by Lidia Makarova was also selected for an award     This is Thy Nguyen with her painting that received a Leighton Highly Commended certificate  

Weekend Events in London: Feb. 28 – Mar. 2

February 28, 2014

Hi Ashers! Another week goes by with new events in London to check out! Got a great event to add? Let us know in the comments! Bailey’s Stardust Exhibition Where: National Portrait Gallery When: Until June 1st Discover new portraits by international photographer David Bailey in this new exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery. These thought-provoking photographs include both the famous and anonymous in striking views. The rooms take you through Australia, East Africa and around the world in over 250 photographs personally selected and printed by Bailey. Don’t miss this incredible opportunity to be inspired for your A level Continue Reading →

Weekend Events in London: Feb. 21-23

February 21, 2014

Hi Ashers! Another week goes by with new events in London to check out! Got a great event to add? Let us know in the comments! BFI Future Film Festival When: Feb. 21st – 23rd Where: Various Locations The BFI’s Future Film Festival tagline is to “Just Bring the Ideas” and they mean it. For anyone aspiring to work in the film industry this event is not to be missed! Grab a friend from you’re A level art and drama classes and pick an event off the amazing schedule! The Festival is a weekend of screenings, workshops and Q&As for young Continue Reading →