August 14, 2017

Highlights of the Year – Facilities: Audio Visual

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The Audiovisual Department is concerned with video and sound technology. It lends equipment to staff and students, assists guest speakers presenting lectures, documents, stage manages the AA’s Public Events programme and maintains a Video Editing suite in 39 Bedford Square.

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Highlights of the Year – Facilities: The Computer Labs

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The AA equips its students to use current design systems and software packages to their fullest extent. Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Flash, AutoCad, Microstation, 3DS Studio Max and Maya will be introduced through one-day workshops.

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Highlights of the Year – Facilities: Digital Prototyping Lab

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The Digital Prototyping Lab is a facility containing equipment for laser cutting, CNC milling, 3D printing and Robotics.

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August 11, 2017

Hooke Park: MSc student projects

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Opportunistic Engagements with Living Trees by Laura Welsh.

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Hooke Park: MSc student projects

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Opportunistic Engagements with Living Trees by Laura Welsh.

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Hooke Park: MSc student projects

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Fire bending by Tudor Tenea.

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Hooke Park: MSc student projects

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Fire bending by Tudor Tenea.

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Hooke Park: MSc student projects

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Lightweight and translucent veneer by Wayne Oh.

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Hooke Park: MSc student projects

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Lightweight and translucent Veneer by Wayne Oh.

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Hooke Park: MSc student projects

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Tailoring Plywood by Yan Xiu.

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Hooke Park: MSc student projects

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Tailoring Plywood by Yan Xiu.

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Hooke Park: MSc student projects

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Faceted Triangulated Compression Structure by Mengyun Mao.

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Hooke Park: MSc student projects

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Faceted Triangulated Compression structure by Mengyun Mao.

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August 7, 2017

Highlights of the Year – Facilities: The Wood and Metal Workshop

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Well equipped with standing machines, hand and power tools for working in wood, metal and some plastics. Facilities are available for welding, cutting and shaping steel and some other nonferrous metals. Machinery is present for the precise working in hardwoods, softwoods and other panel products.

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Highlights of the Year – Facilities: The Model Workshop

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Equipment forĀ mould-making and casting, kiln work in ceramics and glass and vacuum-forming. Projects are realised using a wide variety of materials and techniques and range in scale from traditional model-making work to 1:1 concrete castings.

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Highlights of the Year – Facilities: The AA Library

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Founded in 1862, contains almost 46,000 volumes, including rare and early works, books, periodicals and journals.

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Highlights of the Year – Facilities: Diploma Unit 4 in The AA Cinema

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Situated in 37 Bedford Square next to the Photo Library – the Photo Library which was founded in the 1880s has a collection of 1,700 dvds for student use.

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August 3, 2017

Highlights of the Year – Diploma students waiting for Unit interviews

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Highlights of the Year – Unit Introductions

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July 31, 2017

Highlights of the Year – Introduction Week

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