More than Seven Storeys

The web site that archives the history of the school of Art & Design Wolverhampton.

News


16th July 2013: 2012 Congregation Booklet added

All finalists from the school.

16th July 2013: 2011 Congregation Booklet added

All finalists from the school.

14th June 2013: 1985 Congregation Booklet added

Thanks to Christopher Huxley for supplying this graduation booklet.

2nd January 2013: Degree Show Poster added

Degree Show 1979

8th December 2012: New Exhibition Poster added

STRICTLY FROM ABOVE, January 1979

9th October June 2012: New staff contacts and links added

Past School Staff website links

10th September 2012: 2012 Congregation Booklet added

All finalists from the school

10th September 2012: David Watkins RDI profile page added

Made Honorary Doctor of Arts in 2012

4th September June 2012: New student contacts and links added

New student contacts added: Surnames C

1st August June 2012: New student contacts and links added

New student contacts added: Surnames A and B

13th July 2012: Dave McKean profile page added

Made Honorary Doctor of Design in 2011

13th July 2012: David Reekie profile page added

Made Honorary Doctor of Arts in 2011

13th July 2012: 2011 Congregation Booklet added

All finalists from the school

3rd July 2012: Nigel James Kilworth Website link added

BA(Hons) Applied Arts, 2010 - 2012

3rd July 2012: Kelly Rooker profile page added

BA(Hons) Applied Arts, 2010 - 2012

1st July 2012: Paris El-Said profile page added

BA(Hons) Video and Film Production, 2008 - 2011

30th June 2012: New student contacts and links added

Over 40 new student contacts added

22nd June 2012: 1989 Fine Art Catalogue and Final year Photo added

Finalists work and artist's statements. Donated by Tracey Cartledge

11th May 2012: Paul Brotherton profile page added

Graphic Design: 1972 - 1975

9th May 2012: Juliet Hawker profile page added

Fine Art: 1976 - 1979

9th May 2012: Fine Art Barge Trip added

Images from the Fine Art barge trip 1977images donated by Juliet Hawker

21st April 2012: 1996 Congregation Booklet added

All finalists from the school - Booklet detail donated by Clare Sherwen

23rd March 2012: Video Gallery added

Video of the schooland work produced by students over the years.

21st March 2012: 1990 Ceramics Catalogue added

Finalists work with artist statements.

5th March 2012: 1991 Ceramics Catalogue added

Finalists work with artist statements.

27th February 2012: 1984 Ceramics Catalogue added

Finalists work with artist statements.

26th February 2012: 1991 Glass Catalogue added

Finalists work with artist statements.

21st February 2012: 1995 Ceramics Catalogue added

Finalists work with descriptions.

19th February 2012: 1994 Glass Catalogue added

Finalists work.

18th February 2012: 1988 Ceramics Catalogue added

Finalists work and artist images.

19th September 2011: 1991 Fine Art Catalogue and Final year Photo added

Finalists work and artist's statements.

19th September 2011: 1985 Ceramics Catalogue added

Finalists work and artist's statements.

23rd July 2011: Video of refectory added

Video shot in mid 1990's

23rd July 2011: 2002 Fine Art Catalogue added

Finalists work and artist's statements.

10th July 2011: 1990 Fine Art Catalogue added

Finalists listed: S to Z

24th June 2011: 1990 Fine Art Catalogue added

Finalists listed: E to R

17th June 2011: Student web site links added

BA (Hons) Graphic Design: Carl Bebbington, 1987; Wendy Draper, 1988. BA (Hons) Video, 2007.

4th April 2011: 1990 Fine Art Catalogue added

Finalists listed: A to D

27th March 2011: Paul Gooderham added

Studied: BA(hons) 3D Design (Ceramics), 1973 - 1975

26th February 2011: Jo Mills Staff profile updated


25th February 2011: Degree show photographs added

Degree show 2008

18th February 2011: Electronic Media Workshop 1995 added

Phil Nichol's office and workshop

18th February 2011: Video Machine added

The first computer controlled video edit suite in the school.

26th January 2011: History of Glass added

History of the Glass Course at the University of Wolverhampton: the first 150 years by Professor Keith Cummings

22nd January 2011: New ceramics story added

Silent Auction held to raise funds for degree show and New Designers

4th January 2011: New student profile added

Jennifer Colquitt Studied: Foundation Studies, 1970- 1971 - Dip AD (Ceramics), 1971 - 1974

23rd December 2010: 3D Movie

Nick Wingfield has donated his 3D Movie shot in the photography studio during his final year of study. Nick studied Visual communication from 1976-79.

17th October 2010: New honorary doctorate pages added

2004 graduation ceremony:
Alfredo Jaar receives a Degree of Doctor of Art

2005 graduation ceremony:
Wayne Hemingway receives a Degree of Doctor of Design

2nd October 2010: New honorary doctorate pages added

2009 graduation ceremony:
Vanley Burke receives a Degree of Doctor of Art and Andrew Logan receives a Degree of Doctor of Design

1st October 2010: New honorary doctorate page added

Goldie receives a Degree of Doctor of Design, at 2010 graduation ceremony

1st October 2010: New Graduation pages added

Years: 2004, 2006

26th September 2010: New Graduation pages added

Years: 1991, 2007, 2008, 2010

13th July 2010: New staff profile added

Fine Art tutor John 'Paddy' Paddison

23rd June 2010: First Fine Art Degree Show Catalogue

Retired Fine Art technician Lawson Hunt has donated the Fine Art Degree Show Catalogue from 1984

21th June 2010: New Fine Art group pictures

Retired Fine Art technician Lawson Hunt has donated Final year group pictures from 1983 and 1984

18th June 2010: Story Stewart has left the building

Superintendent Technician Stewart Mason retires

13th June 2010: 3rd Reunion photographs posted

Past and present staff and students met up - 4th June 2010

30th May 2010: New Visual Communication photograph donated

Help needed to identify staff and students

30th May 2010: 2009 Degree show updated


24th May 2010: New Himley picture added

Staff and students

24th May 2010: New staff stories added

Staff pictures (1994 and 2008), Staff Caricatures by Geoff Tristram (1976), Art & Design Picket line (1978)

17th May 2010: Jonathan Rubery profile page updated


17th May 2010: David Hanson profile page added

Fine Art student 1976 -79

11th May 2010: Book signing

Geoff Tristram launches his latest novel

1st May 2010: Graduations Added: 1987, 1988, 1989, 1993, 1994, 1997 and 1999

Names and details from Congregations

25th April 2010: Graduation 1995

Names and details from Congregation ceremony - 24th September 1995

23rd April 2010: Two people left

Staff and student photograph from 1979 - Only to left to be named

24th March 2010: Earliest image of Video Studio

Thought to be from around 1988

27th November 2009: More than Seven Stories

Exhibition of school's history added.

24th November 2009: Silent Cup and Saucer Auction

Ceramic Students stage fund raising auction

23rd September 2009: Phil Nichols profile page added

Current Video & Film Production course leader

23rd September 2009: Video Stories page added

Stories and Pictures from the subjects past

19th September 2009: Video Studio page added

Pictures of Video studio refurbishment in 2006

15th September 2009: Michael Casson OBE profile page added

Made Honorary Doctor of Arts in 2000

13th September 2009: Cornelia Parker profile page added

Former student, made Honorary Doctor of Arts in 2000

13th September 2009: New congregation pages now on site

Details of graduation events from 1997 | 2000 | 2001 | 2002 | 2009 are now available

New events page added

"Other events" page set up to catch those events that can't find a home

Phil Ogden profile page added

Visual Communication student from 1976-79 now has a page

30th anniversary visit for Visual Communication students

Visual Communication graduates from 1979 return to look around the school.

40th anniversary celebrations at the degree show

Staff and students from over the years speak about their time in the school as part of the
opening of the degree show.

Exhibition opens

More than seven storeys exhibition of artifacts from the past 40 years opens

Second meeting held

More than seven storeys hold the second meeting of staff and students.