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Leeds College of Art students steal the show at i-dott awards

Leeds College of Art Printed Textiles & Surface Pattern Design students and recent graduates have picked up an impressive 7 out of the 10 awards, including the grand prize at the i-dott awards! …

Merrion mosaics find new home at Leeds College of Art

The magnificent Merrion Centre mosaics created by Eric Taylor (1909 – 1999), artist and former Principal of Leeds College of Art (1956-1970), have been installed at Leeds College of Art’s Blenheim Walk building. …

Fine Art graduates showcase at Free Range 2015

Our BA (Hons) Fine Art graduating students exhibited their final year degree show, 44 Degrees in London at Free Range, the annual fine art showcase for emerging artists and graduates. …

Conscious Creatives

After the hustle and bustle of the final year show, the Students’ Union sat down with Graduating BA (Hons) Graphic Design Student, Bobby Jones, to discuss his experience starting the Conscious Creatives society. …

Leeds College of Art present ‘Drawing with Light’ at Light Night 2015

Using the latest touch-screen technologies, artists Rebecca Smith and Peter Barber from Urban Projections, will collaborate to create a piece of live projection art onto the facade of Leeds College of Art. …

Celebrating Alumna Katherine Fryer on her 105th Birthday

To celebrate Katherine Mary Fryer’s 105th birthday, recent BA (Hons) Printed Textiles & Surface Pattern Design graduate, Hannah Edmonds, delved into the archives to create a bespoke birthday card inspired by Katherine’s time at the College. …

Alumnus Wins Prestigious Woon Foundation Art and Sculpture Discretionary Prize

Martin Darbyshire who graduated from BA (Hons) Fine Art in 2015 has been announced as the joint winner of this year’s Woon Discretionary Prize. Martin was awarded the prize at an award ceremony held at BALTIC 39 in Newcastle. …

College student strikes GOLD in AoC Award design

Rachael Forster, a student at the College, was chosen as the trophy designer for this year’s prestigious Association of Colleges (AoC) Gold Awards, held at the House of Commons …

British Art Show 8 Opens in Leeds

As the largest touring exhibition of contemporary art in the UK comes to Leeds see how our staff, students and alumni are involved. …

Going Going Gone...

This year’s end of year show, Going Going Gone… was full of a diverse range of talent and artistic achievement. It was a true representation of the intelligent, creative and hard working individuals who study here. …

Leeds College of Art scoop Heist Award

The internationally recognised annual Heist Awards for Education Marketing took place on 9th July 2015, celebrating its 25th anniversary. Leeds College of Art scooped the bronze award in the ‘Best Prospectus from a Specialist Institution’ category. …

Student takes top award at New Designers 2015

Gemma Kennally, BA (Hons) Printed Textiles & Surface Pattern Design student has taken the top award at this year’s New Designers show in London; the exhibition for emerging design. …