Over 20 Millfield Upper Sixth pupils studying a range of courses, including A level Art, Photography and Product Design and BTEC Art & Design have gained places at some of the country’s top art universities, including the University of the Arts London: London College of Fashion, Falmouth University, and the Universities of Edinburgh, Manchester and Leeds, among others.
Highlights include BTEC Art & Design pupil Phichayada Rodsawaeng, who has been offered a place to study Fashion Design Technology: Womenswear at the University of the Arts London: London College of Fashion, as well as A level Art pupil Regina Minnakhmetova, who has been offered a place at The University of Edinburgh to study Architecture, and Product Design pupil Guy Tucker, who has been offered a place to pursue Product Design at the University of Leeds.
Millfield BTEC Art & Design pupils also celebrated two years of work by showcasing their creations at the Red Brick Exhibition Space in Glastonbury. The Millfield BTEC Art & Design Exhibition gave the pupils the opportunity to experience their very own exhibition in a professional environment, showcasing their work in the historic Boca Bar building.
Millfield Head of Art, Paul Maxfield, says, “I am absolutely thrilled for all of our pupils who have achieved such amazing results this year. Their success is a result of their hard work and dedication to their respective disciplines, and I cannot wait to see what these talented young men and women do next as they embark on the next challenge of their lives.”