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Textile Design students complete SS21 fashion print live design brief for Patternbank

Leeds Arts University and online global market place for textile design, Patternbank, teamed up to offer students the opportunity to design fashion prints for their Spring/Summer 2021 collection. …

Leeds Arts University contributes to Yorkshire-wide initiative to help vulnerable young people

Leeds Arts University have contributed creative activity postcard designs to a Yorkshire-wide initiative to distribute 8000 bags of creative materials to vulnerable young people across the region during lockdown. …

Leeds Arts University students and alumni win YCN New Now Student Awards

Awards follow responses to live briefs from leading brands Camden Town Brewery, Fedrigoni x Oliver Bonas, The Guardian and WRAP. …

Comic & Concept Art student wins bronze in international comic competition

Mourning Crow, a story that follows a bereaved young man to a graveside, impressed the judges of ClipStudio.net’s International Comic/Manga School Contest 2020 to succeed in the comic category. …

Leeds Arts University BA (Hons) Fashion students selected for TikTok residency

Three students among those to design for TikTok’s first range of merchandise in Europe as part of a new partnership between Graduate Fashion Foundation (GFF) and TikTok. …

Leeds Arts University wins 2020 Whatuni Student Choice Award for Student Support

Leeds Arts University has been announced as the winner of the Whatuni Student Award in the category of Student Support. …

Textile Design students complete SS21 fashion print live design brief for Patternbank

Leeds Arts University and online global market place for textile design, Patternbank, teamed up to offer students the opportunity to design fashion prints for their Spring/Summer 2021 collection. …

Leeds Arts University students and alumni win YCN New Now Student Awards

Awards follow responses to live briefs from leading brands Camden Town Brewery, Fedrigoni x Oliver Bonas, The Guardian and WRAP. …

Leeds Arts University BA (Hons) Fashion students selected for TikTok residency

Three students among those to design for TikTok’s first range of merchandise in Europe as part of a new partnership between Graduate Fashion Foundation (GFF) and TikTok. …

Leeds Arts University contributes to Yorkshire-wide initiative to help vulnerable young people

Leeds Arts University have contributed creative activity postcard designs to a Yorkshire-wide initiative to distribute 8000 bags of creative materials to vulnerable young people across the region during lockdown. …

Comic & Concept Art student wins bronze in international comic competition

Mourning Crow, a story that follows a bereaved young man to a graveside, impressed the judges of ClipStudio.net’s International Comic/Manga School Contest 2020 to succeed in the comic category. …

Leeds Arts University wins 2020 Whatuni Student Choice Award for Student Support

Leeds Arts University has been announced as the winner of the Whatuni Student Award in the category of Student Support. …

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Kalika Aloni: Why I chose to study Fine Art

BA (Hons) Fine Art student Kalika Aloni tells us why she chose to study fine art at Leeds Arts University …

Sophia Moreno: 5 Reasons to Study at Leeds Arts University

Final year BA (Hons) Illustration student Sophia Moreno tell us why she chose to study with us …

Lockdown photography in Leeds: from Hyde Park to national recognition

MA Curation Practices student and photographer, Coralie Datta, reflects on two lockdown photography projects that offer a window onto life in Headlingley and Hyde Park before and during the pandemic …

Meet the students who locked down together to complete their studies

One group of Leeds Arts University students decided to remain together in their Headingley student house in order to support each other through the summer term. They share some of their thoughts on the experience …

University Curator Reviews 2020 Show

University Curator, Dr Catriona McAra, shares her personal highlights and response to the Leeds Arts University Show 2020 in this video review of the online exhibition …

Illustration student Sofia Johnston on how responding to industry briefs can build confidence

Sofia Johnston graduates this summer but already has her artwork on the walls of Leeds’ Franco Manca and has worked with her hero, animator Julian Glander …

Kalika Aloni: Why I chose to study Fine Art

BA (Hons) Fine Art student Kalika Aloni tells us why she chose to study fine art at Leeds Arts University …

Lockdown photography in Leeds: from Hyde Park to national recognition

MA Curation Practices student and photographer, Coralie Datta, reflects on two lockdown photography projects that offer a window onto life in Headlingley and Hyde Park before and during the pandemic …

University Curator Reviews 2020 Show

University Curator, Dr Catriona McAra, shares her personal highlights and response to the Leeds Arts University Show 2020 in this video review of the online exhibition …

Sophia Moreno: 5 Reasons to Study at Leeds Arts University

Final year BA (Hons) Illustration student Sophia Moreno tell us why she chose to study with us …

Meet the students who locked down together to complete their studies

One group of Leeds Arts University students decided to remain together in their Headingley student house in order to support each other through the summer term. They share some of their thoughts on the experience …

Illustration student Sofia Johnston on how responding to industry briefs can build confidence

Sofia Johnston graduates this summer but already has her artwork on the walls of Leeds’ Franco Manca and has worked with her hero, animator Julian Glander …

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