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"THE SHOW 2001"
2001-05-31 until 2001-07-08
Royal College of Art
Do you want to experience the very best up and coming artists, designers, architects, communicators
and fashion designers - Then a visit to The Show 2001, sponsored by the Lattice Group, at the Royal
College of Art, is essential for all budding art collectors, design gurus, fashion aficionados, technology
lovers and the fast-growing numbers of informed art and design exhibition-goers.
The Show 2001 is the Royal College of Art's internationally renowned annual summer show which gives
visitors the chance to experience the talents of postgraduate students from all over the world.
Many of last year's graduating students have gone onto pursue careers with leading design companies,
major art galleries and international fashion houses as well as creating their own design businesses.
With past postgraduates including the likes of Chris Ofili, James Dyson, Robin Day, Susan Timney,
Julien Macdonald, Quentin Blake, Ridley Scott, Philip Treacy, David Mellor and Tracy Emin, The Show
2001 is THE place to spot the cutting edge creators of the future.
The Show 2000 attracted over 40,000 visitors in just one month. With free admission and much of the
work available for sale or commission The Show 2001 will be no exception.
THE SHOW 2001
Playing Amongst the Ruins
A group of 12 artists have been brought together whose work plays with an expanded idea of
architectural space. The exhibition will be presented and curated by graduating students from the
College's Visual Arts Administration Course: Curating and Commissioning Contemporary Art.
Friday 2 March - Sunday 1 April, open 11am-6pm daily.
The Show 2001: Sculpture
Royal College of Art Sculpture School, 15-25 Howie Street, Battersea Thursday 31 May - Sunday 10 June,
10am-8pm weekdays and 10am-6pm weekends.
The Show 2001: ONE
Visitors will be able to view the work of graduating students in the fields of Painting, Photography,
Printmaking, Ceramics and Glass, Goldsmithing, Silversmithing, Metalwork and Jewellery.
Friday 1 June - Sunday 10 June, 10am-6pm daily.
The Show 2001: Fashion
Catwalk presentations of both menswear and womenswear by graduating Fashion students.
These are open to the general public on Wednesday 13 June at 3pm and 6.15pm but are strictly by ticket
only. For further information please call the Fashion hotline number on: T: 020 7590 4566
For tickets for the press view on Thursday 14 June at midday please contact: Anna Brenard, Senior
Media Relations Officer on: T: 020 7590 4127 or by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org
The Show 2001: TWO
Visitors will be able to experience work by graduating students in the fields of Architecture and Interiors;
Design Products, Computer Related Design, Industrial Design Engineering, Vehicle Design, Textiles
(which includes constructed, printed, knitted and mixed media textiles), Animation, Communication Art
and Design, Conservation and History of Design.
Friday 29 June - Sunday 8 July (closed Friday 6 July), open 10am - 6pm daily.