The Faculty of Creative and Cultural Industries (CCI) are seeking a committed Promotions Assistant to help with all aspects of the preparation, promotion and installation of the Faculty’s events and exhibitions programme situated on site in the new Eldon Building and off-site at the Guildhall in Portsmouth.
As you may have noticed, there is a lot of building work around the University at the moment. As this work continues into the new academic year, there will be contingency arrangements in place to accommodate staff and students displaced by the ongoing works.
The University of Portsmouth is bringing together internationally renowned artists to create art works that explore and celebrate the south of England. Music hall, crime and punishment and a ghost vessel are all part of artSOUTH: collaborations, a new visual art project coming to Portsmouth this September.
The University has appointed a new Dean for the Faculty of Creative and Cultural Industries. Professor Catherine Harper is currently Dean of the School of Arts and Digital Industries at the University of East London. She will join the Faculty at the beginning of September.
Nick Franglen will talk about the science and aesthetics behind Hive, and how he came to his current fascination with combining spaces and sounds. He will be in conversation with Dr Marius Kwint, Senior Lecturer in Visual Culture at the University of Portsmouth and guest curator of the acclaimed Wellcome Collection exhibition Brains: the Mind as Matter.