Arts and Asia: Wu Ling’s Eastern Promise

Wu Ling is a key figure in the Chinese Fashion Industry. She followed Angelica Cheung stepping into the world of Vogue China from Elle...

Roxanne Gatt

Inspired by childhood holidays in the UK, Malta-born illustrator Roxanne Gatt changed directions "abruptly" from studying A-level Maths and Physics to packing her suitcase...

Illustrator MH Jeeves: “Be realistic about if you have enough talent.”

Marie-Helene Jeeves and I sit outside Caravan, overlooking Granary Square's fountains. It's early morning, misty, grey, a bit chilly. Our conversation starts with architecture -- she compares Central Saint Martins' King's Cross building with the Palace of Versailles -- goes on to the harsh reality for illustrators and ends somewhere along the lines of "Somebody said it was a good sign if you have never had to work as a taxi driver: then you were doing alright!" All the while, a little Chemex drips coffee in a glass in between us.

All I $ee i$ $ign$

  If you've ever passed through the Foundation at CSM, you'll no doubt remember the infamous 'Alter Ego' project, in which you dig deep,  call...

CSM ILLUSTRATION SHOW 2013

The exhibition which can't be missed! The best work by CSM graphic design students. There is no doubt that we will see lots of...

Work in Progress

Saturday evening 1 Granary went to check out Work in Progress, the Central Saint Martins illustration show 2013, on its opening night. There was...

FASHION CRITIC IAIN R. WEBB HAS BEEN COLLECTING FASHION INVITATIONS FOR...

From the loud to the minimal, the precious to the poor, the fashion show invitation remains as the highly fetishised golden ticket to the exclusive world of fashion shows. A new book, edited by award-winning fashion writer and Central Saint Martins professor Iain Webb, explores this colourful history, functioning as a disjointed but invaluable reflection of the development of fashion and its industry. As the book launches, we asked Webb a few questions about the making of the book and what it might mean when John Galliano sends you a rusty old key with a handwritten label attached.

Lauren Mortimer

Lauren Mortimer is Central St. Martins graduate, who gained a degree in Fashion Communication with Promotion in 2009, and is a London based illustrator...

PREVIEW of “THE MA’s NEWBORNS” by Swedish Dolly Frida

  Frida Wannerberger is a magical creature-doll from Sweden. She currently studies graphic design at Central Saint Martins and is a very talented kid. Her...

London collections, man!

At 1 Granary we love men, we would organise a mister CSM contest if it wasn't so damn mainstream. Thats why we are looking...

Mirko Borsche: Why design history matters and brainstorming sucks

Lunch break at Bureau Mirko Borsche: a handful of graphic designers and interns sit outside in a canopy swing, smoking a cigarette, listening to...

Ryan Dunn

Ryan Dunn is a London based artist and designer, who studied MA Industrial Design at CSM and graduated in 2008. Dunn's work is extremely diverse and always pushing the boundaries...