News & events

Find out what's been happening at Leeds College of Art

latest news

Leeds College of Art graduate attending the Oscars!

Recent BA (Hons) Visual Communication graduate James Rhodes is attending the Oscars after their short film Shok was nominated for an award. …

PhD by Design – Researching across difference

For two days, over 70 design researchers from 16 countries were brought together... …

Ed O’Donnell and a Tradition of Music at Leeds College of Art

In 1948 a young Ed O’Donnell, who had just come out of the coal mine, was walking up Vernon Street when he heard a trombone playing. …

Leeds College of Art celebrates 170 years of delivering art education

This year Leeds College of Art is celebrating 170 years of delivering art education in Leeds. …

Leeds College of Art artists & staff selected for the 2016 Lynn Painter-Stainers Prize

Richard Baker and Tom Palin have been selected for the Lynn Painter-Stainers Prize 2016 …

Leeds is the UK’s best student city

Leeds has been recognised by The Independent for being the UK’s best student city! …

latest events & exhibitions

-

Kabir Hussain - Flat…

Responding to the topography of local Ilkley Moor and further afield in Norfolk where he is based, H…

-

Ralph Wallis: Is Thi…

Ralph worked as a technician at Leeds College of Art in the late 60s and set up darkrooms to provide…

-

Edna Lumb - Industri…

The machine aesthetics of Edna Lumb (1931-1992) are unique in the male-dominated heavy industry of t…

-

Hilary Readman…

Combining wax, ceramics, burnt wood, and lighting, Readman’s practice draws on themes of the sacred,…

-

Rolling Alumni Exhib…

Throughout 2016 we are celebrating 170 years of art education in Leeds. In recognition of the histor…

-

Garry Barker - When …

Garry Barker is a narrative artist who weaves found-yarns both old and new. He is one of the longest…