25 Mar '16, 5pm

Giant blue "whale" with skylights makes for a surprising art studio

Giant blue "whale" with skylights makes for a surprising art studio

The new drawing studio at the Arts University Bournemouth campus in Dorset is an undulating prefabricated structure that looks like a giant whale. Clad in 17 steel panels, painted blue, and designed by Peter Cook's practice CRAB Studio , the new space is designed to engage students in various disciplines-from fashion and graphic design to fine art and architecture. It is the first stand-alone drawing studio to be built at a British art college for more than a century, and a rather unconventional one.

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