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Leeds Arts University student success at Wex Student Photography Awards

Final year BA (Hons) Photography student, Martine Lund has won 3rd prize in the Art and Commercial category. …

Cartoonist Gary Northfield joins Leeds Arts University MA students

Gary Northfield joined MA Illustration, MA Graphic Novel and MA Animation students on Friday 20 November 2020 for a talk on his life and his work as a cartoonist, creator and author of children’s books. …

Leeds Arts University alumni clean up at film festival animation competition

Leeds Arts University graduates have won the top prizes in the Holmfirth Film Festival’s Doctor Simpo's grand Animated Antidote Competition. …

Fashion Photography student shoots for L'Officiel Singapore

Final year BA (Hons) Fashion Photography student Morgan Roberts has work featured in the November issue of L'Officiel Singapore Magazine. …

Leeds Arts University launches first digital postgraduate degree show

Leeds Arts University, the North of England’s only specialist arts university, is to launch its first online-only postgraduate degree show on 9 December. …

Leeds Arts University students exhibit online for UK’s biggest comic art festival

Work by Leeds Arts University BA (Hons) Comic and Concept Art students will be displayed in an online comic artwork exhibition, in partnership with Belgrave Music Hall and Canteen, for Thought Bubble, the UK’s largest comic art festival. …

Leeds Arts University student success at Wex Student Photography Awards

Final year BA (Hons) Photography student, Martine Lund has won 3rd prize in the Art and Commercial category. …

Leeds Arts University alumni clean up at film festival animation competition

Leeds Arts University graduates have won the top prizes in the Holmfirth Film Festival’s Doctor Simpo's grand Animated Antidote Competition. …

Leeds Arts University launches first digital postgraduate degree show

Leeds Arts University, the North of England’s only specialist arts university, is to launch its first online-only postgraduate degree show on 9 December. …

Cartoonist Gary Northfield joins Leeds Arts University MA students

Gary Northfield joined MA Illustration, MA Graphic Novel and MA Animation students on Friday 20 November 2020 for a talk on his life and his work as a cartoonist, creator and author of children’s books. …

Fashion Photography student shoots for L'Officiel Singapore

Final year BA (Hons) Fashion Photography student Morgan Roberts has work featured in the November issue of L'Officiel Singapore Magazine. …

Leeds Arts University students exhibit online for UK’s biggest comic art festival

Work by Leeds Arts University BA (Hons) Comic and Concept Art students will be displayed in an online comic artwork exhibition, in partnership with Belgrave Music Hall and Canteen, for Thought Bubble, the UK’s largest comic art festival. …

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Basic Design in the Leeds Arts University archive

Leeds Arts University Subject Library Assistant, Laura Wood, presents some of her recent finds from the University Archive. …

MA Curation Practices alumnus tells us about his Armley lockdown community art projects

James Gray also shares how two years of study at Leeds Arts University led to the founding of a community-interest-company, Graft Collaborative CIC …

In-conversation: Rachel Goodyear and Professor Patricia Allmer

In-conversation: Rachel Goodyear and Professor Patricia Allmer In lieu of Rachel Goodyear’s postponed solo exhibition at Leeds Arts University, our University Curator, Dr Catriona McAra, has collaborated on a publication with Corridor 8 Magazine, Ra …

Yoko Ono at Leeds

University Curator, Dr Catriona McAra, reflects on the 2019 exhibition ‘Yoko Ono at Leeds’ …

University Curator Reviews Leeds Arts University Postgraduate Show

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

Sophia Moreno: Moving to Leeds

Our BA (Hons) Illustration student Sophia tells us about her move from New York to Leeds …

Basic Design in the Leeds Arts University archive

Leeds Arts University Subject Library Assistant, Laura Wood, presents some of her recent finds from the University Archive. …

In-conversation: Rachel Goodyear and Professor Patricia Allmer

In-conversation: Rachel Goodyear and Professor Patricia Allmer In lieu of Rachel Goodyear’s postponed solo exhibition at Leeds Arts University, our University Curator, Dr Catriona McAra, has collaborated on a publication with Corridor 8 Magazine, Ra …

University Curator Reviews Leeds Arts University Postgraduate Show

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

MA Curation Practices alumnus tells us about his Armley lockdown community art projects

James Gray also shares how two years of study at Leeds Arts University led to the founding of a community-interest-company, Graft Collaborative CIC …

Yoko Ono at Leeds

University Curator, Dr Catriona McAra, reflects on the 2019 exhibition ‘Yoko Ono at Leeds’ …

Sophia Moreno: Moving to Leeds

Our BA (Hons) Illustration student Sophia tells us about her move from New York to Leeds …

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