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Graduate Success : New Zealand Painting and Printmaking Award 2011

Three MFA Whitecliffe graduates, Nell Nutsford, Jacquie Haselden and Elsa Lye, were among the 50 finalists selected from the hundreds of entries for the New Zealand Painting and Printing Making Award. On the opening night of the Hamilton Gardens Summer Festival, Warwick Brown announced his choice for the prestigious New Zealand Painting and Printmaking Award along with six merit awards. Entries in the Award, which is open to any New Zealand person, close each year on October 8. With a... > Read more

The Molly Morpeth Canaday Award

Whitecliffe lecturer Matt Dowman received a Merit Award for his painting Summer Shudder at the 2011 Molly Morpeth Canaday Art Award. The award began as the Shell Art award in 1986 instigated by Jacqui Hughes and Lynne Dawson as the cornerstone of a multi-disciplined annual arts festival for... > Read more

T-shirt design competition 2011

Whitecliffe College of Arts & Design / The National BankT-shirt design competition 2011 Be in to win $500 cashDeadline: 3p.m. Friday March 18 The theme for this year’s competition is the city we live in… Auckland!Let the city inspire you… it could be your favourite place,... > Read more

Whitecliffe Student Assists in Saving Life

Whitecliffe Year 3 BFA Graphic Design major, Russell Neill, was one of ten lifeguards from the Mangawhai Heads Volunteer Lifeguard Service who saved the life of an unconscious man pulled from the water on January 30, 2011. At 12.42p.m. on Sunday afternoon, Surf Lifeguards were notified that... > Read more

Whitecliffe Student Finalist in the Libra Design Project

Whitecliffe Year 3 BFA Fashion Design major, Trish Peng, is one of six finalists in The Libra Design Project, a brand new five-part online (TVNZ ON DEMAND) series starting on Wednesday 2 March at 5pm. “Six aspiring fashion designers who are handy with a needle and thread ... > Read more

New addition to Whitecliffe

New for 2011 - Photography Department Large Format Printer 12-ink Designjet Z3200 44" Photo Printer. This printer is able to print long-lasting, gallery-quality prints in B&W or colour. The quality of reproduction from this printer is truly impressive. Students will... > Read more

Whitecliffe February 2011

Whitecliffe would like to wish everyone a happy 2011. With people returning to work and studies after the Christmas break we wanted to share the latest news from Whitecliffe. The academic year is well underway with the Master of Fine Arts Seminar which commenced on January 18 and the Master of... > Read more

2011 Term 1 Short Courses

Evening Classes FASHION DESIGN - ONE Anja Lundin This course introduces students to the general aspects of fashion design. Students will develop knowledge of the fashion industry and foster their creativity through experimentation within the discipline. Students will be... > Read more

Whitecliffe Graduation 2010

The Whitecliffe College of Arts and Design Graduation was held on Friday November 26 at the Aotea Centre. Michael McHugh, Editor in Chief MiNDFOOD magazine, and Whitecliffe Alumni was the guest speaker at Graduation, and in addition to giving the assembled graduates and their families a... > Read more