Art & Design

The department promotes creative and ambitious work in painting, drawing, sculpture, photography & film, architecture, textiles & fashion, and conceptual art. The courses are a mixture of traditional academic approaches with individually tutored personal project work.  The Department is keen to promote its work in the community and has undertaken projects with local primaries and charities and are lucky enough to host workshops by local artists.



Staffing for session 2017/2018:

  • Mrs P. Wickens
  • Mr A. Lillie


Courses offered

The Department offers certification at the following subjects / levels:

  • National 4 / National 5 / Higher/ Advanced Higher Art & Design
  • Higher Digital Photography


The academic year culminates in an exhibition held both at Banff Academy and at Banff Castle.