Communication and Promotion

Communication and Promotion

Sexy time at Central Saint Martins

During her placement year, our good friend and long-time 1 Granary family member Julia van IJken has been travelling the globe. Having assisted Vestoj’s Anja...

Lovely Lily ‒ the FCP grad talks us through his final...

A gloomy, wet day at Buckhurst Hill station, out in suburban Essex. A black Audi is waiting for me. ‘Hello darling,’ purrs Lily Bling...

What do feminine creative spaces have in common?

With the Foundation Show opening today and Degree Show One being barely two weeks away, it somehow feels apt to already feel a bit nostalgic for...

Re-presenting the Japanese creative scene with TONE

Born in Tokyo and raised in Beijing, 24-year-old Kaori Oyama had quite a unique perspective when she arrived in London five years ago for...

The future of fashion communication may lie in the hands of...

Over the course of the final FCP project, everyone has been keeping their work incredibly secret. When you tried to engage most of the...

Meet Becky Baik, founder of The Profile Magazine

Students on the Fashion Communication and Promotion (FCP) course at Central Saint Martins are a lucky bunch, aren’t they? They’re able to experiment with everything on Planet Fashion, whether it’s styling, photography, fashion writing, film-making or graphics and branding. There are several FCP magazines that get produced each year, but one that caught our eye was The Profile Magazine, full of fantastic stories and imagery, all wrapped up in a tidy, nominal layout. One of the creative minds behind all the magic is no-one else other than FCP graduate Becky Baik, who hails from Seoul, the capital city of South Korea, and has worked for the likes of ELLE Korea and AnOther magazine.

New Perspectives with Adam Murray at the head of MA FCP

When it comes to fashion, it’s all about access and excess in our increasingly oversaturated times. The ‘Insta-age’, how can we break through the...

Ib Kamara 2026: Utopian Black Masculinity

Picture this – a world where self-expression of sexuality and gender knows no boundaries. Stylist and photographer Ib Kamara takes the concept and turns...

Defining Youth, (Un)representing sexuality: The eroticism of Leonard Arceo’s Romeo Magazine

When Leonard Arceo graduated with his masterly skilled cohort from Central Saint Martin’s cross-disciplinary course Fashion Communication and Promotion, he presented Romeo Magazine, an...

Janice Lee and the Face of Luxury Consumerism

Janice Lee, originally from Hong Kong, is devoted to the study and interpretation of consumer behavior. As China’s burgeoning middle class goes on extravagant...

The fight on girl hate

“What is a five year old girl supposed to think when she watches Cinderella, seeing girls tearing apart her sister’s dress?” If you think of any...

The hottest CSM BA Fashion Print grads on the block

Although CSM's Granary Square building is open-plan and intends to promote cross-course collaboration, it's not often that one follows the creative trajectory of pals on different pathways....