Portfolio Day: Graphic Design and Typography

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To coincide with the Alan Kitching and Monotype exhibition at the NTU‘s Bonington Gallery, we are offering 30 aspiring designers the opportunity to attend a portfolio building day at NTU's City site on Wednesday 21 October, 9.30 am - 4 pm.

  • From: Wednesday 21 October 2015, 9.30 am
  • To: Wednesday 21 October 2015, 4 pm
  • Location: Bonington building, Nottingham Trent University, City Campus, Shakespeare Street, Nottingham, NG1 5LS

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Event details

To coincide with the Alan Kitching and Monotype exhibition at the NTU's Bonington Gallery, we are offering 30 aspiring designers the opportunity to attend a portfolio building day at NTU’s City site on Wednesday 21 October, 9.30 am - 4 pm.

Students participating in this event will have the opportunity to:

  • visit the Alan Kitching and Monotype exhibition
  • participate in two workshops focussing on graphic design and typography to develop their portfolio
  • meet current Graphic Design students to find out about the university experience
  • find out more about the university application process.

RequirementsStudents should apply if they are intending to study Graphic Design at university and are currently in their first year of A-level or a BTEC art and design course.

Book your placeTo book, please complete the booking form.

If you have any questions about the event, please email Sarah Barkley.

Programme

Schedule for the day

  • 9.30 am – Arrive and register.
  • 10 am – Finding inspiration Visit the Alan Kitching and Monotype exhibition in the Bonington Gallery.
  • 11 am – Workshop 1 – Constructing letterforms
  • 1 pm – Lunch
  • 1.30 pm – Workshop 2 – Creating a typographic print
  • 3.30 pm – Summary and close (by 4 pm)

Booking information

This is a free event open to students who are intending to apply for a graphic design course at university. Participants must be in the first year of studying an A-level or a BTEC art and design course.

To secure your place, please complete the booking form. Please note due to the practical nature of this event, there are only 30 places available.

For group bookings, please contact Sarah Barkley for more information.

Location details

Room/Building:

Bonington building

Address:

Nottingham Trent University
City Campus
Shakespeare Street
Nottingham
NG1 5LS

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