Digital Music and Sound Art students have been frequent receivers of excellence awards for their work, showcased as part of the University’s Graduate Shows:

2017

  • Jordan Edge for ‘acclimate‘ (DMSA 2017 Degree Show) | Winner of the Seoul (Partner University, South Korea) Award of Excellence.
  • Guoda Dirzyte for ‘Kokon Dansetsu Ma [古今 伝説 ]’ (DMSA 2017 Degree Show) | Winner of the Nagoya (Partner University, Japan) Award of Excellence. 

2016

  • Arshavier Rafael Vartanian (DMSA 2016 Degree Show) | Winner of the Honourable Mention Award by the University of Brighton.

2013

  • Leon Radschinski-Gorman (DMSA 2013 Degree Show) | Winner of the Nagoya (Partner University, Japan) Award of Excellence.

2012

  • Joshua Clark-Legallienne ‘Restraint‘ (DMSA 2012 Degree Show) | Winner of the Faculty of Arts first prize The Artistic and Creative Genius Award 2012.
  • Joshua Feder | Winner of the Santander Awards for Excellence & Achievement in Arts and Design in conjunction with his Final Research Essay & Project Documentation.
  • Joseph Yates – Multi screen video installation piece – selected and bought for Aldrich Collection.
  • Nicholas Keate – Multi screen video installation piece – selected and bought for Aldrich Collection.

2011

  • Stuart Vallence (DMSA 2011 Degree Show) | Winner of the Nagoya (Partner University, Japan) Award of Excellence and the Brill & Cardens Award.

2010

  • Gawain Carey (DMSA 2010 Degree Show) | Winner of the Seoul (Partner University, South Korea) Award of Excellence.
  • Nicholas Baxter (DMSA 2010 Degree Show) | Winner of the Nagoya (Partner University, Japan) Award of Excellence and the Brill & Cardens Award.
  • Deen Lim (DMSA 2010 Degree Show) | Winner of the Santander Awards for Excellence & Achievement in Arts and Design and final piece selected and bought for Aldrich Collection

2009

  • Kerry Boland (DMSA 2009 Degree Show) | Winner of the Santander Awards for Excellence & Achievement in Arts and Design and the Brill & Cardens Award.

2008

  • Tom Boynyge (DMSA 2008 Degree Show) | Winner of the Nagoya (Partner University, Japan) and Seoul (Partner University, South Korea) Awards of Excellence.

2007

  • Maria Papadomanolaki ‘STOMA‘ (DMSA 2007 Degree Show) | Winner of the Nagoya (Partner University, Japan) Award of Excellence.

2005

  • Paul Bowyer (DMSA 2005 Degree Show)| Winner of the Nagoya (Partner University, Japan) Award of Excellence and the Brill & Cardens Award.

2003

  • Owain Rich (DMSA 2003 Degree Show) | Winner of the Burt, Brill & Cardens Award.

Alumni

Many of our alumni have achieved to carve out unique career paths in the creative industries. We value our students professional practice beyond graduation as it supports our aspiration to nurture art-making in the context of creative thinking and employability. Some notable alumni are:

  • Chris Evans-Roberts: Managing Director at Ithacaaudio.
  • Nikita Alvaro: Sound Desinger at Pinewood Studios.
  • Nami Strack: Freelance Sound Designer, Composer for film and Senior Lecturer at Filmakademie Baden-Wuerttemberg.
  • Lex Hollingworth: Production Manager at Komedia Brighton.
  • Owain Rich: BBC World Service, NBC Left Field
  • Hannah Kemp-Welch: Digital Producer at Tate and Programme Manager at Raw Material / Raw Sounds.
  • Buster Grey-Jung: Freelance Filmmaker/sound designer/artist. Grey-Jung has worked with a variety of clients including Red Bull, Boogallo Productions /Rooted Productions,  Channel 4 and artists like Andrew Kotting. Website.