Upcoming Events

Getting into UX | UI design

Wednesday 28 February 2024
17:00 - 18:00 Online

Featuring two GSA graduates working within the specialisms of User Experience and User Interaction, this event will provide insights into the job market, what opportunities are available and offer insights on entering this sector.

Michael Galbraith (Interaction Design 2018) – Immersive Technology Specialist at Arup
Additional Guest speaker to be announced soon. www.arup.com

Lauren McLaughlin (Product Design 2016) – Head of CX Design New Commercial Arts. www.newcommercialarts.com

Enhancing your portfolio for an employer audience

Tuesday 26 March 2024
17:00 - 18:00 Online

How to present a creative portfolio has always been a delicate balancing act between effectively communicating your own style while also demonstrating a flexibility and range. To help you plan a visual portfolio we have invited representatives from two of Glasgows’ leading design agencies to give their thoughts and insights into what they look for when recruiting new talent.

Guest speakers TBC

Working in film and TV – a focus on production and craft

Tuesday 23 April 2024
17:00 - 18:00 Online

There are multiple routes into a career in TV and Film production: A textiles graduate working in costume production and design, an Architecture graduate working in set design and construction or a fine art graduate working in concept development – literally every programme at GSA develops a skill set that is sought after in the world of TV and Film Production. For this talk we have two graduates that now work in the industry who can provide an insight into what its like and offer advice on how you can get started.

Guest speakers TBC

Launching your freelance online career

Wednesday 15 May 2024
17:00 - 18:00 Online

As Degree Show approaches its important that you think about who your audiences are and how they experience your work in person and online. Covering online audience engagement strategies and approaches, this session will provide insights to build your personal brand, how to speak about your work with confidence and increase your visibility with the creative sector.

Guest speakers TBC

Working Space Live 2024

Wednesday 5 June 2024
17:30 / Cafe Reid

Following the success of last year’s inaugural Working Space Live we are delighted to bring this event back as part of the Undergraduate Degree Show 2024. For this special networking event, we have invited all of our previous guest speakers to come to the GSA community during the Degree Show and meet with us in person. We would be delighted if you would be able to join us and celebrate the value of our creative networks. This is a fantastic opportunity to introduce yourself to the wider Glasgow School of Art creative community and expand your professional connections. Drinks will be...

Following the success of last year’s inaugural Working Space Live we are delighted to bring this event back as part of the Undergraduate Degree Show 2024.

For this special networking event, we have invited all of our previous guest speakers to come to the GSA community during the Degree Show and meet with us in person. We would be delighted if you would be able to join us and celebrate the value of our creative networks.

This is a fantastic opportunity to introduce yourself to the wider Glasgow School of Art creative community and expand your professional connections. Drinks will be provided and we look forward to welcoming you.