BFC Foundation announces MA Scholarship recipients
The British Fashion Council (BFC) has named the recipients of its 2020 BFC Foundation MA Scholarship schemes, which provide funding to those who have an offer from, or are currently studying for an MA at a BFC Colleges Council member college. The BFC have been awarding students MA scholarships since 1998 as part of its strategy to support...
5 Oct 2020
Burberry to support the next generation of creative leaders
Burberry has expanded its creative arts scholarships, to support underrepresented students. The new scholarships include: Central Saint Martins in London (fashion design, textile design, jewellery design, fashion communication and graphic communication), Institut Français de la Mode in Paris (fashion design) and The New School’s Parsons School...
24 Sep 2020
Christopher Kane supports BAME voices with Instagram takeover
Scottish designer Christopher Kane has let a collective of Central Saint Martin (CSM) students takeover his Instagram in support of Platform, a new digital zine that aims to amplify BAME voices in fashion industry. The students, who are studying journalism, profiled a mix of rising creatives, including stylists, photographers and hair and makeup...
28 Aug 2020
Birkenstock collaborates with Central Saint Martins
Heritage footwear brand Birkenstock has been working with Central Saint Martins on a long-term educational project, which has seen students from the MA Fashion and BA Fashion History and Theory courses collaborating with the brand on a research and design lead partnership. The result of this project, spanning two years since conception, has seen...
10 Jul 2020
Central Saint Martins' students sketch end up on the Alexander McQueen catwalk
Central Saint Martins' MA Fashion students collaborated on a sketch that became a garment in Alexander McQueen’s SS20 collection. When the McQueen flagship opened in London, MA Fashion Womenswear Pathway tutor, Julie Verhoeven, brought students to its archive and exhibition space to experience a drawing class in situ. The students gathered...
3 Dec 2019
Central Saint Martins pledges commitment to creative ecology
Committed to addressing the climate and biodiversity emergency, London's Central Saint Martins has pledged their commitment to creative ecology. The renowned art and design school strongly believes that the world is shaped through creative action. A statement on their website vowed, "our relationship with the planet's resources calls for urgent...
1 Nov 2019
UAL makes sustainability required learning
University of the Arts London (UAL), which includes Central Saint Martins and London College of Fashion, has issued a response to what it calls a “climate emergency” by confirming that sustainability will become a “required part of the student learning experience”. In a statement, UAL said that all courses, starting this academic year, would...
18 Sep 2019
Central Saint Martins adds MA Biodesign course
Central Saint Martins, UAL is launching the first Masters in Biodesign starting in September, which will explore bio-informed design strategies as a driver for sustainable innovation. The ethos of the two-year course is to collaborate with living systems to revisit the approach to design and manufacturing, be it in the context of architecture,...
15 May 2019
Swarovski launches new ‘Conscious Design’ initiative
Swarovski has announced the launch of the inaugural ‘Conscious Design’ programme as it expands its partnership with Central Saint Martins, UAL, as it looks to become a driving force in sustainable development by inspiring fashion students to think about sustainability in their designs. The Conscious Design initiative is focused on motivating the...
13 May 2019
Video: Central Saint Martins Birkbeck MBA
Central Saint Martins Birkbeck MBA. Source: artslondoncsm, YouTube.
8 Aug 2018
Video: Central Saint Martins MA 2018 Fashion Show
Central Saint Martins MA 2018 Fashion Show. Source: FashionFeed, YouTube.
15 Jun 2018
Tezenis x CSM window
Central Saint Martins has taken over the windows of Tezenis’ Regent Street store to showcase its interactive visual project that showcase the DNA of Tezenis with the unique style of British fashion. The six month #MakeYourLook project, features recent graduates from the school, and aims to make London shoppers stop and take a moment from their...
9 Apr 2018