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MA Photography student is finalist in AOP Student Awards

MA Photography student Jill Boyd was shortlisted as a finalist in the AOP Student Awards 2021. …

First year Creative Writing student selected for Flash Fiction anthology

Katie Clark, a first year BA (Hons) Creative Writing student, has been selected to appear in the 2021 Serious Flash Fiction Anthology, to be published later this year. …

Student winners at annual YCN Awards

Seven students from the University’s BA (Hons) Creative Advertising, Graphic Design and Visual Communication courses have received commendations in this year’s prestigious YCN Student Awards 2020/21. …

Illustration student brightens up town centre with Pavilion artwork

Final year Textile Design student Ekaterina Sheath was commissioned by Leeds City Council to create and install a public art work as part of a larger regeneration project in Morley. …

Award wins for Textile Design students at New Designers 2021

Three graduating BA (Hons) Textile Design students impressed the judges to pick up prizes at the New Designers Awards 2021. …

D&AD New Blood Awards for Creative Advertising Students

Students from BA (Hons) Creative Advertising are celebrating their success after winning coveted D&AD New Blood Pencils. Selina won a Black pencil which is the highest level you can get. …

MA Photography student is finalist in AOP Student Awards

MA Photography student Jill Boyd was shortlisted as a finalist in the AOP Student Awards 2021. …

Student winners at annual YCN Awards

Seven students from the University’s BA (Hons) Creative Advertising, Graphic Design and Visual Communication courses have received commendations in this year’s prestigious YCN Student Awards 2020/21. …

Award wins for Textile Design students at New Designers 2021

Three graduating BA (Hons) Textile Design students impressed the judges to pick up prizes at the New Designers Awards 2021. …

First year Creative Writing student selected for Flash Fiction anthology

Katie Clark, a first year BA (Hons) Creative Writing student, has been selected to appear in the 2021 Serious Flash Fiction Anthology, to be published later this year. …

Illustration student brightens up town centre with Pavilion artwork

Final year Textile Design student Ekaterina Sheath was commissioned by Leeds City Council to create and install a public art work as part of a larger regeneration project in Morley. …

D&AD New Blood Awards for Creative Advertising Students

Students from BA (Hons) Creative Advertising are celebrating their success after winning coveted D&AD New Blood Pencils. Selina won a Black pencil which is the highest level you can get. …

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Julia Pomeroy | Sharing the experience of my funded studio residency

Julia Pomeroy graduated from BA (Hons) Fine Art in 2020 with First Class Honours. In January 2021 she was awarded a six month studio residency with East Street Arts, supported by Leeds Arts University. Here she tells us about her work and the experie …

Medals in Lockdown

Liadin Cooke, Senior Lecturer BA (Hons) Fine Art explains how students on the course were able to submit to the British Art Medal Student Project despite lockdown restrictions …

Serious Flash Fiction | A very short story

Katie Clark, a first year BA (Hons) Creative Writing student, has been selected to appear in the 2021 Serious Flash Fiction Anthology, to be published later this year. Here she tells us more about her experience. …

From the collection: celebrating the work of Tauba Auerbach

Subject Library Assistant Laura Wood delves into the Library’s Special Collections to celebrate the work of visual artist Tauba Auerbach. …

Fran Smith | My internship experience

Final year Fashion Branding with Communication student Fran Smith explains how her internships helped her to prepare for employment, …

International Colour Day: Dr. Sarah Taylor on American colour theorist Elizabeth Burris-Meyer

In advance of International Colour Day on 21 March 2021, Dr. Sarah Taylor, Head of Postgraduate Studies at Leeds Arts University celebrates the life and work of American colour theorist Elizabeth Burris-Meyer (1899-1969). …

Julia Pomeroy | Sharing the experience of my funded studio residency

Julia Pomeroy graduated from BA (Hons) Fine Art in 2020 with First Class Honours. In January 2021 she was awarded a six month studio residency with East Street Arts, supported by Leeds Arts University. Here she tells us about her work and the experie …

Serious Flash Fiction | A very short story

Katie Clark, a first year BA (Hons) Creative Writing student, has been selected to appear in the 2021 Serious Flash Fiction Anthology, to be published later this year. Here she tells us more about her experience. …

Fran Smith | My internship experience

Final year Fashion Branding with Communication student Fran Smith explains how her internships helped her to prepare for employment, …

Medals in Lockdown

Liadin Cooke, Senior Lecturer BA (Hons) Fine Art explains how students on the course were able to submit to the British Art Medal Student Project despite lockdown restrictions …

From the collection: celebrating the work of Tauba Auerbach

Subject Library Assistant Laura Wood delves into the Library’s Special Collections to celebrate the work of visual artist Tauba Auerbach. …

International Colour Day: Dr. Sarah Taylor on American colour theorist Elizabeth Burris-Meyer

In advance of International Colour Day on 21 March 2021, Dr. Sarah Taylor, Head of Postgraduate Studies at Leeds Arts University celebrates the life and work of American colour theorist Elizabeth Burris-Meyer (1899-1969). …

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