Blitz is about knowing who you are, having a voice, an opinion and unleashing yourself upon the world. Blitz is where you can have your say! Take it by storm, create new trends and open our minds to a new perspective. Your language will be evident in everything that you do. Blitz is loud, colourful, unapologetic and brash, with its own alternative and exquisite beauty. You are the creator, the questioner and the performer. Experiment and be intuitive. Listen to yourself and create your own new world, new rules and new future.
At the end of the day, it's the results that count. How you execute your concept through final design and outcome is of paramount importance. It is about attention to detail; every angle must be covered. Leave no stone unturned.
Take away the radical, innovative and avant-garde, and the question is, do I still have a beautiful design underneath it all? Hard work, perseverance, self-belief and stamina is pivotal in making your position known. Talent and skill is longevity.
We want the best, we have high demands and expect exceptional achievements. We want to see something we have never seen before. It is up to you to deliver, be proud and stand by what you say.
However complex the concept, planning and dedication from beginning to end is essential.
Studio 3D 01: Stock Take
Cathy Stack (studio Lead), Will Smith and Peter Marigold
London is far from plain. What makes something special? What makes something different and more desirable than something else?
Studio 3D 02: Engage = React
James Hunting, Claire Whelan, Sam Wingate, Gina Pierce and Marianne Forrest
It is your future, professionally, socially and culturally. How is the work you produce going to help you shape this? The question should never be…’is this enough?’ It should be ‘ do I feel I have done enough’ and ‘does this situate my work where I want to it to be?’
Studio 3D 03: Black Mountain
Karen Coughlan (Studio Lead), Claire Whelan, Sam Wingate, Gina Pierce and Simone ten Hompel
Following in the footsteps of John Andrew Rice's legendary Black Mountain College, famous for the schools notable faculty and students alike and Influencing countless future generations of artists, creative minds and educators.
Studio 3D 04: Evocative Objects
Marianne Forrest, Simone ten Hompel and Heidi Yeo
The ingredients are in your hands. To create an authentically new mix requires a discussion with yourself and others about the tensions between the body as the canvas and the messages you send.
Studio 3D 05: FRUIT MACHINE
Steph Aman (Studio Lead), Roisin Dunne, Theresa Hewlett, Jolanta Cerniauskiene and Marianne Forrest
This is a space to let rip and live big! Dream no longer, here imagination knows no bounds. Experiment and make new discoveries, explore what it means to be free and alive; passion and fear are all key ingredients for this fruit salad.