Art & Design News Centre
Local Clonmel Student wins National award!
Jodi completed the Digital Animation Production Degree at Limerick Institute of Technology in Clonmel and her animated short was her final year project. As well as the major award, Jodi was also nominated for the Best Irish Student Animation Award.
Portfolio Open Days
Our annual Portfolio Open Day will take place at Limerick School of Art & Design (LSAD), Clare Street campus, Limerick on Thursday 19th January from 10am – 4pm.
LSAD Fashion Graduate awarded prestigious Fashion Bursary
Michael Stewart on becoming the first recipient of the Kildare Village Fashion Bursary. The bursary which is worth €15,000, will be used to support Michael during his time at the Royal College of Art in London, where he is currently studying for a Masters
Cake and Conversation at the April Death Café Limerick
Participants will be coming together to eat cake, drink coffee and tea, and share their thoughts, questions and experiences about death, grief and loss for the April Death Café Limerick event at Hook and Ladder on Sarsfield Street, Limerick on April 21st
Upcoming Events at LIT for CAO applicants
In advance of the CAO deadline, LIT will host information events that may be of interest to prospective students. PORTFOLIO OPEN DAY AT LSAD – Thursday 21st January 2016. PORTFOLIO WORKSHOPS AT LSAD CLONMEL CAMPUS – Saturday 23rd January 2016.
Dr. Tracy Fahey of LSAD
As part of LIT Social Sciences ConneXions Autumn Series 2015, Dr. Tracy Fahey of LSAD will present “There’s No Place Like Home: Irish Domestic Gothic” on Tuesday Nov. 3 at 1:00p.m. in Room 4A01 at LIT Moylish.
Sculpture & Combined Media
The class of 3rd year Sculpture & Combined Media to invite you the opening of their show, Particle curated by Linda Shevlin on April 23rd at 7.00 p.m.
Another great success for Multimedia@LIT!
A recent graduate from our Degree in Multimedia Programming, Richard Bowen, was on RTE news(Jan 29th) with the Taoiseach Mr. Enda Kenny & Ms. Joan Burton T.D. Richard works for Icon/Firecrest who have just announced 200 new jobs, 100 of these in Limerick.
LIT Clonmel Hosts World Renowned Game Designer
Fulbright Scholar Brenda Romero (Dungeons & Dragons, Wizardry, Síochán Leat) assisted staff of the Limerick School of Art and Design (LSAD) based in LIT Clonmel with the development of a new B.Sc (Honours) Degree in Game Art and Design.
Start a Creative New Future in the World of Multimedia
The Higher Diploma in Creative Multimedia Programming is now open for enrollment. This is an exciting opportunity to develop skills in creative multimedia programming and open up new career pathways for your future.
LIT-Thurles and the Irish Film Institute
LIT-Thurles, in conjunction with the Irish Film Institute and the Source Arts Centre had the pleasure of co- hosting the widely acclaimed German film entitled “WEIL ICH SCHÖNER BIN” at the Source theatre recently.
First Year Art & Design Entry - Portfolio Assessment Details
The Portfolio Assessment is to determine your artistic/creative suitability and will consist of a review of your portfolio and a written assignment which helps to determine your comprehension of contemporary art and design practice.
Clonmel Students get animated!
This week a team of 5 highly creative students from Limerick Institute of Technology in Clonmel were awarded prizes from Tesco and Junction Festival for their latest successful team project.
LSAD Portfolio Open Day 2012
LIT School of Art and Design will hold a Portfolio Open Day on on January 16th 2013, which will run from 10.00am to 4.00 pm.
YCN Student Awards
The students of the Visual Communications Course at the Limerick School of Art and Design-LIT are competing and winning Awards on the international stage and have been awarded two YCN Student Design Awards this year.
LIT Graduate Show 2012 Saturday, 9th June at 3.00 p.m
You are cordially invited to attend the opening of Limerick School Of Art And Design, LIT Graduate Show 2012 Saturday, 9th June at 3.00 p.m. LSAD, Clare Street Campus, Limerick To be officially opened by Jimmy Deenihan T.D.
Summer Courses at LSAD
The Limerick School of Art & Design are delighted to offer the following Summer Courses: Portfolio Preparation Summer Course, Fashion Design Summer Course, Introduction to Animation Summer Course
LSAD Fashion finalists
There are four LSAD Fashion student finalists in the Golden Egg Fashion Innovation Awards 2012 ...Hazel Mallon, Katie Cochrane, Aisling Mc Donnell and Katlin Mc Grath, the final is 5TH April at the Radison hotel Galway. www.goldenegg.ie/events/LSAD
Sound Workshop Using Mobile Phones
Sculpture & Combined Media tutor Sean Taylor has created a sound workshop with students using their mobile phones and found sounds from Limerick.
An exhibition by Patrick Fitzpatrick. 6 o’clock on Thursday 1st December at Ormston House.
Design agency Unthink to give talk
Design agency Unthink (www.unthink.ie )are giving a talk this Friday in the George’s Quay Auditorium. Talk arranged by Visual Communications lecturers.
Shinnors Scholarship 2011
Applications are invited for the Shinnors Scholarship 2011 MA-Curatorial Studies at Limerick City Gallery of Art, Limerick City Council and Limerick School of Art & Design, Limerick Institute of Technology
Apertures and Anxieties
Apertures & Anxieties Artists celebrate 300 years of Trinity’s School of Medicine16 November – 21 December. The Royal Hibernian Academy
Irelands Hidden Wardrobe
Ireland’s Hidden Wardrobe is a show curated by Katriona Lea at Powerscourt Townhouse Centre, featuring the work of irish fashion designers including LSAD graduates
Joris Ivens performance and discussion
On Sunday November 13th in collaboration with Cork City Council, LSAD lecturers Sean Taylor and Dr. Dara Waldron are taking part in a specially commissioned performance and public discussion honouring the work of the legendary Dutch filmmaker Joris Ivens
Marcus Swan from Dublin based design agency, Zero-G will be giving a talk on their work in the Georges Quay Auditorium at 10am on Thursday 10 of November 2011
IACI Muriel Gahan Scholarship
Claire O'Sullivan graduated from LSAD in Fashion Design last week, was awarded the IACI Muriel Gahan Scholarship RDS prize of €1,000
To celebrate the 30th anniversary of the twinning between Limerick and Quimper, we are holding a Cross Cultural Art Exhibition at The Belltable Arts Centre on Tuesday 01/11/2011
Art collective Gothicise
Art collective Gothicise, featuring students, graduates and staff from LSAD present ‘A Haunting’, in the People’s Park Limerick, in collaboration with Limerick City Council.
Design Week Limerick
LSAD are proud to be involved in Design Week Limerick, with University of Limerick
The fourth year Visual Communications students from LSAD have just completed an animation project for the Institute of Designers Ireland (IDI) national Design Awards ceremony.
Open Days in LSAD
On Thursday 13th and Friday 14th October, the Limerick School of Art and Design, LIT Clare Street Campus will open its doors to all interested prospective students.
LSAD cordially invite you to celebrate the end of the inaugural academic year of the Masters in Social Practice and the Creative Environment (MA SPACE) programme with a showcase of work by postgraduates entitled ‘Transformative Conversations’
Seminar at Lismore Castle Arts
A day of commentary, social practice and conversation at Lismore Castle Arts - organised by Lismore Castle Arts and MA Social Practice and the Creative Environment (MASPACE), Limerick School of Art & Design, LIT at 11am-5pm Saturday 10th September
Chinese Ceramics Residency
LSAD lecturers Elaine Riordan and Mandy Parslow and LSAD graduate Kathleen Moroney have been selected to travel to the Chinese town of Fuping, Shaanxi,China for a Ceramics Residency...
LSAD Fashion Blog
Read all about the process and inspiration behind the creations of the final year fashion students at LSAD
LSAD Graduate Show
The show is open to public Monday 13th to Thursday 16th June 2011 from 9.30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Open Friday 17th from 9.30am – 1pm