FIDA initiative recognised in The Sunday Times

Posted on 14 January 2022
It was great to see FIDA recognised in The Sunday Times Independent Schools Review recently. A double page spread with words from a number of staff along with many other schools, highlighted the importance of FIDA's aims and exciting ideas. Read the full article below:

Scottish teenagers create powerful art installation around Clarion The Bear

Posted on 14 January 2022
Inspired by COP26, twenty-five pupils from seven schools across West Lothian, Fife, Clackmannanshire, Stirling, and Glasgow came together to create a powerful art installation with Clarion the Bear at its heart.  The Design for the Planet workshop was hosted by the Futures Institute at Dollar Academy (FIDA) on Saturday 6th and Sunday 7th November 2021.…

Weekend Workshop: Design for the Planet

Posted on 12 August 2021
FIDA is delighted to host a design workshop on 6th-7th November for pupils in S4-S6.  Young people will collaborate with architects from two leading Scottish practices, as well as an artist and a historian. Over the two days, they will first explore how human societies have used monuments down the ages to capture important messages.…

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