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Conscious Creatives 2022 | An Extended Diploma exhibition

Second year Extended Diploma in Creative Practice students will be holding a pop-up exhibition and art market from 2-4pm on Thursday 27 January at Leeds Kirkgate Market. …

Fine Art student’s work on display at Tate Britain

First year Fine Art student Evie Wilson saw her art work go on a digital display at Tate Britain to celebrate the opening of the current ‘Life Between’ Islands exhibition …

Leeds Arts University Animation graduates win awards at six major film festivals

Derek the Sheep, animated by five BA (Hons) Animation graduates and directed by Senior Lecturer Ben Simpson (aka Doctor Simpo), has won awards at five international film festivals and been selected for many more …

MA Illustration student commissioned by musician Tom Rosenthal

MA Illustration student Emma Jones has created the cover art and music video for musician Tom Rosenthal’s latest single ‘Tractor’. …

Textile Design graduates featured in printed textile publication

Graduates and staff from the University’s BA (Hons) Textile Design have been featured in an updated publication of The Fundamentals of Printed Textile Design by Alex Russell. …

Visual Communication students exhibit at the Old Red Bus Station

Second year BA (Hons) Visual Communication students have curated an exhibition of their work at the Old Red Bus Station, Leeds. …

Conscious Creatives 2022 | An Extended Diploma exhibition

Second year Extended Diploma in Creative Practice students will be holding a pop-up exhibition and art market from 2-4pm on Thursday 27 January at Leeds Kirkgate Market. …

Leeds Arts University Animation graduates win awards at six major film festivals

Derek the Sheep, animated by five BA (Hons) Animation graduates and directed by Senior Lecturer Ben Simpson (aka Doctor Simpo), has won awards at five international film festivals and been selected for many more …

Textile Design graduates featured in printed textile publication

Graduates and staff from the University’s BA (Hons) Textile Design have been featured in an updated publication of The Fundamentals of Printed Textile Design by Alex Russell. …

Fine Art student’s work on display at Tate Britain

First year Fine Art student Evie Wilson saw her art work go on a digital display at Tate Britain to celebrate the opening of the current ‘Life Between’ Islands exhibition …

MA Illustration student commissioned by musician Tom Rosenthal

MA Illustration student Emma Jones has created the cover art and music video for musician Tom Rosenthal’s latest single ‘Tractor’. …

Visual Communication students exhibit at the Old Red Bus Station

Second year BA (Hons) Visual Communication students have curated an exhibition of their work at the Old Red Bus Station, Leeds. …

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Case study: FE Course Co-ordinator Katie Holmes, on embedding Sustainability practice

Our Further Education Course Co-Ordinator, Katie Holmes was interviewed by University of Arts, London (UAL) on her perspective and how she has embedded sustainability across FE at Leeds Arts University. Sustainability. …

Leeds Arts Union Collaboration Society

BA (Hons) Creative Writing student Ed Tagg founded the Leeds Arts Union Collaboration Society. Here explains what they aim to do and why he feels it’s important …

Learning and Teaching Enhancement Conference | Decolonising the Curriculum

Access and Participation Development Manager Dr Laura da Costa reflects on the University’s first Learning and Teaching Enhancement Conference on 25 June 2021, for which the theme was Decolonising the Curriculum. …

Meet the Students' Union Student President

We catch up with Claire Tuton, BA (Hons) Visual Communication graduate who has been elected to the post of Leeds Arts Union Student President 2021/22 …

Research on the Experience of BAME Students at Leeds Arts University

Research undertaken by the University’s Head of Research, Professor Samantha Broadhead, alongside facilitators from the postgraduate community seeks to explore the experience of Black, Asian and ethnic minority (BAME) students at the University. …

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 …

Case study: FE Course Co-ordinator Katie Holmes, on embedding Sustainability practice

Our Further Education Course Co-Ordinator, Katie Holmes was interviewed by University of Arts, London (UAL) on her perspective and how she has embedded sustainability across FE at Leeds Arts University. Sustainability. …

Learning and Teaching Enhancement Conference | Decolonising the Curriculum

Access and Participation Development Manager Dr Laura da Costa reflects on the University’s first Learning and Teaching Enhancement Conference on 25 June 2021, for which the theme was Decolonising the Curriculum. …

Research on the Experience of BAME Students at Leeds Arts University

Research undertaken by the University’s Head of Research, Professor Samantha Broadhead, alongside facilitators from the postgraduate community seeks to explore the experience of Black, Asian and ethnic minority (BAME) students at the University. …

Leeds Arts Union Collaboration Society

BA (Hons) Creative Writing student Ed Tagg founded the Leeds Arts Union Collaboration Society. Here explains what they aim to do and why he feels it’s important …

Meet the Students' Union Student President

We catch up with Claire Tuton, BA (Hons) Visual Communication graduate who has been elected to the post of Leeds Arts Union Student President 2021/22 …

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 …

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