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Massey CoCA Experience Day

April 28

A great chance to visit Masseys College of Creative Arts and have some hands on experience.

 

Description 

Experience day is a one-day on campus experience where students can choose ONE workshop from design, fine arts, film or music. The purpose is to introduce students to the CoCA campus and allow students to engage with the act of making, see the facilities and meet the staff.

 

Target Audience  

Year 12 and 13 high school students interested in art, design, film, and music. 

 

How to register and schedule

Students are asked to register through Eventbrite https://experiencedaycoca.eventbrite.co.nz/?aff=web

The schedule is also on the Eventbrite listing.

Registrations close on 21 April.

Spaces are limited to approximately 20 per workshop.

Accommodation tours and portfolio reviews will be available at the end of the day.

 

Communication

An eDM has been sent to teachers (Art, Tech and Design) Wednesday 31 March.

An Event listing will be placed on our Facebook page.

A link to the Eventbrite is on the creative.massey.ac.nz website.

 

Contacts

Please contact me if you have any questions regarding the Experience Day.

 

Workshops

 

Design 

Name 

Description 

Staff Lead 

What you need to know 

Phone app design 

 

 

Quickly generate an idea for a phone app and bring your designs to life using Figma. 

Learn more about Interaction Design, Web and UX pathways in Visual Communication Design. 

 

Maximum workshop size: 18 

Klaus Kremer 

 

You have the option of using the university computers but if you want to bring along a laptop make sure you have Figma installed.  

https://www.figma.com/  

Spaces of the future 

 

 

 

Explore the possibilities of designing spaces of the future by moving between physical and digital worlds. Learn more about our Spatial Design major. 

 

Maximum workshop size: 15 

Georgina Stokes 

 n/a

Natural dyeing in textiles 

Experiment with natural dying techniques and discover more about the many sustainability challenges being tackled by students in our textile design major.  

 

Maximum workshop size: 18 

Julia Hope 

Angela Kilford 

 

You’ll likely be fine, but consider not wearing your favorite white outfit for this workshop.  

 

Fine Arts 

Name 

Description 

Staff Lead 

What you need to know 

Painting and Sound 

 

In this drawing workshop we will explore the relationships between sound, colour and mark making. Art shirts or an apron are a must as we will get messy! 

 

Maximum workshop size: 20 

Emma Febvre-Richards 

n/a

 

Photography and Cyanotypes 

 

 

 

Within one workshop explore both wearable sculpture and photography cyanotypes. 

 

Maximum workshop size: 20 

Richard Reddaway  

and Jane Wilcox 

 n/a

 

Music 

Name 

Description 

Staff Lead 

What you need to know 

Music mixing and studio introduction 

 

 

An introduction to the Commercial Music studios and your opportunity to hop on the mixing desk to mix a track using state-of-the art equipment. 

 

Maximum workshop size: 20 

Neil Aldridge 

 n/a

Practice workshop with Warren Maxwell 

Warren Maxwell leads an experimental composition workshop giving students hands on experience of what it is like to balance the commercial and experimental aspects of music both as a student and within the Music Industry. 

 

Maximum workshop size: 20 

Warren Maxwell 

 n/a

 

Creative Media Production

Name 

Description 

Staff Lead 

What you need to know 

 

Presenting for screen 

 

Hands-on session working with professional cameras and lights to learn tips of the trade with film director Gwen Isaac. 

 

Maximum workshop size: 20 

Gwen Isaac 

 

 

Details

Date:
April 28
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