Savannah College of Art and Design

Shock tactics

CLP has given seven Savannah College of Art and Design students some unlikely inspiration.

Sunday, 17 June, 2012, 12:00am

US art school offers seven new degree programmes

The US-based arts college that won the right to convert a heritage building in Sham Shui Po into its first Asian campus is rolling out seven new degree programmes in an effort to boost its student intake.

The decision is in response to its much-criticised failure to meet its initial enrolment target.

4 Jun 2012 - 12:00am


Number of students not top priority

I would like to address some assertions made in the report ('Arts college lacks students', April 9) concerning the Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD) and to confirm the university's long-term commitment to Hong Kong.

14 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

Arts college lacks students

A US-based arts college, which sparked controversy when it won the right to use a heritage site ahead of local groups, remains short of its recruitment target, 18 months after it opened.

9 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

Designing the city's future

At least two exhibitors at the Education & Careers Expo are hoping to help train the artists and designers of the future.

9 Feb 2012 - 12:00am

SCAD ups the ante for HK design

The Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD) has well-established university campuses in Savannah and Atlanta, Georgia, in the United States, and in Lacoste, France.

9 Jan 2012 - 12:00am

Artists can drive economy

To pursue an artistic career in Hong Kong is no longer a romantic dream. The government has been striving to develop cultural and creative industries as one of the six pillars for economic growth, while companies regard art as a fashionable medium to promote customer goodwill.

26 Mar 2011 - 12:00am

No place like HK for American students

The Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD) enrolled its first students in Hong Kong at the start of the academic year. Housed in the historic North Kowloon Magistracy building at 292 Tai Po Road in Sham Shui Po district, the campus of this American institution has set its sights on becoming the leading place to study digital media in Asia.

21 Feb 2011 - 12:00am

College seeking adaptable staff

Located at the former North Kowloon Magistracy building, SCAD Hong Kong brings prestigious American art and design education, and professional career preparation to the city.

8 Jan 2011 - 12:00am

Institution eyes regional role

The most comprehensive art and design university in the world has a variety of openings for experienced professors and staff in Hong Kong.

Savannah College of Art and Design (Scad) is a private, non-profit institution which confers bachelor's and master's degrees on students around the world.

15 May 2010 - 12:00am

Creative college unveils art gallery

Scad Gallery opening

Where: Scad Gallery, 2/F, 30-32 Wyndham Street

When: March 11

What: The Savannah College of Art and Design unveiled its art gallery in Central with a cocktail party in the venue, already stocked with the creative efforts of its students, staff and guests. The cultural elite were impressed by the art and the space.

2 Apr 2010 - 12:00am

Private art college attracts strong interest

One-third of applicants to Hong Kong's first private American art college are from the city, another third are from the United States and the rest from elsewhere.

But the Savannah College of Art and Design will not reserve any places or provide financial aid specifically for local students to attend its Hong Kong branch, which is due to open in September.

30 Mar 2010 - 12:00am

Art college seeks creative talent

The Savannah College of Art and Design (Scad) will open in Hong Kong this autumn and is looking for both academic and back-office employees.

27 Mar 2010 - 12:00am

Asian Game Show

Hong Kong's gaming otaku are looking forward to the biggest video games event of the year: the Asian Game Show (AGS). And, after last year's visibly poor attendance, this year AGS is joining forces with the Hong Kong Online Game Show in what will hopefully be an attendance-boosting move.

20 Dec 2009 - 12:00am

US arts college eager to hire locals

The American arts college awarded tenancy of the historic North Kowloon Magistracy says it hopes to recruit local teaching and administrative staff for the opening of its first Asian branch next autumn.

13 Jun 2009 - 12:00am