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Arnolfini at City Campus
City Campus shares the iconic building on Bristol historic Harbourside, home to Arnolfini gallery. The Arnolfini provides a unique setting for students studying Graphic Design, Graphic Arts, Drawing and Print, Curating, and parts of our Fashion Communication and Drama and Acting programmes.
The ground floor Auditorium in the Arnolfini galleries is used for lectures, drama workshops and performance workshops. Visual Culture modules are delivered here as well as at other sites within City Campus.
About the Arnolfini
The Arnolfini is one of Europe's leading centres for the contemporary arts, presenting innovative, experimental work in the visual arts, performance, dance, film, music and events, accompanied by a public programme of learning and participation activities.
The Arnolfini houses five exhibition spaces, a theatre/cinema auditorium, Reading Room and Light/Dark Studios all housed in this Grade II listed, fully accessible building.
City Campus at Arnolfini
Bristol BS1 4QA
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City Campus at Bower Ashton
Kennel Lodge Road
Bristol BS3 2JT
City Campus facilities
Our new state-of-the-art Design Studios at Bower Ashton feature flexible workshop spaces, design studios, the Fabrication Centre, the Centre for Fine Print Research and dedicated collaborative learning spaces - we're sure you'll be impressed.
Got a big idea? Our fabrication facilities - and enthusiastic support staff - will help you make it real. From amazing lasers to 3D printers to traditional crafts and skills, our facilities will help you bring your ideas to life.
Imagine getting access to the kind of kit that lets you create Pixar-style computer-aided animation. Or impressing Aardman with your stop frame answer to Wallace and Gromit films. Stop imagining and make it happen.
Our award-winning Film Studio building is home to industry-standard production film making. As well as stop motion animation, CGI studios, sound recording, colour grading studios, editing suites and two large photography suites.
The facilities and equipment in our workshops and studios will help you get your creative career off to a flying start whether you're most at home on stage, creating the scene or directing the show.
We provide a diverse range of expertise and support to all students who wish to sew or make using soft materials or fabrics in our sewing rooms and digital embroidery room.
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City Campus ambassador tour
Campus can seem pretty huge when you first arrive, but it won’t take long to get your bearings. We’ve got a short video tour to help you find your way around City Campus – take a look!View all campus tours
City Campus facilities tour
Get a tour of the Filmmaking, Animation and Photography and Drama facilities offer at our Bower Ashton site.