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Student work goes on sale in anonymous charity auction

Leeds Arts University have collaborated with law form Walker Morris to give one student the opportunity to take part in a charity action as part of their sponsorship of Heart Research UK's anonymous heART project. …

Illustration student shortlisted for V&A Student Illustrator of the Year 2022

Final year BA (Hons) Illustration student Billy Partridge has been shortlisted for the prestigious V&A Student Illustrator of the Year Award 2022... …

Textile Design Students showcase work at New Designers 2022

Graduating students from the University’s BA (Hons) Textile Design course will showcase their work at New Designers 2022 …

Creative Advertising students shortlisted for Cannes Future Lions 2022

Three teams of BA (Hons) Creative Advertising students, made up of seven students, have been shortlisted for the Cannes Future Lions challenge. …

Honorary arts degrees to be awarded at graduation ceremonies

Renowned artist Patrick Hughes and leading streetwear designer Rav Matharu are set to receive honorary Master of Arts degrees from Leeds Arts University. …

Student success at Royal Academy Young Artists Summer Show

Foundation Diploma in Art and Design students Tara Hughes and Charles Haynes have been selected for inclusion in the 2022 Royal Academy Young Artists’ Summer Show. …

Student work goes on sale in anonymous charity auction

Leeds Arts University have collaborated with law form Walker Morris to give one student the opportunity to take part in a charity action as part of their sponsorship of Heart Research UK's anonymous heART project. …

Textile Design Students showcase work at New Designers 2022

Graduating students from the University’s BA (Hons) Textile Design course will showcase their work at New Designers 2022 …

Honorary arts degrees to be awarded at graduation ceremonies

Renowned artist Patrick Hughes and leading streetwear designer Rav Matharu are set to receive honorary Master of Arts degrees from Leeds Arts University. …

Illustration student shortlisted for V&A Student Illustrator of the Year 2022

Final year BA (Hons) Illustration student Billy Partridge has been shortlisted for the prestigious V&A Student Illustrator of the Year Award 2022... …

Creative Advertising students shortlisted for Cannes Future Lions 2022

Three teams of BA (Hons) Creative Advertising students, made up of seven students, have been shortlisted for the Cannes Future Lions challenge. …

Student success at Royal Academy Young Artists Summer Show

Foundation Diploma in Art and Design students Tara Hughes and Charles Haynes have been selected for inclusion in the 2022 Royal Academy Young Artists’ Summer Show. …

latest events & exhibitions

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Arts Fest 2022…

Arts Fest 22 has been organised by Leeds Arts University and partners to celebrate the work of postg…

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Prof. Samantha Broad…

Learning Returns is a practice-based research project that aims to capture the experiences of mature…

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Built to Last…

Sustainability is shown to depend on the inter-reliance of three pillars: economy, society and envir…

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Marwa Arsanios | Who…

The exhibition Who Is Afraid of Ideology? brings together Marwa Arsanios’ complete film quadrilogy a…

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Broad Horizons…

Broad Horizons, presents creative outputs of recent engagement projects the University’s Progression…

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Re/Generative Things…

Members of the Thing Power research group propose a collaborative object-led project that utilises t…

Latest Blog Posts

Holly Greenwood | Creatives in Residence

Holly Greenwood is a print and pattern designer based in Yorkshire. She graduated from BA (Hons) Textile Design in 2019 and returned as a Creative in Residence for six months in 2022. Holly tells us about her experience …

Case Study | Curating in the community with alumna Coralie Datta

We catch up with MA Alumna Coralie Datta, Curator of Archives at Space2, an award winning arts and social change charity, based in Leeds. …

Sustainability at Leeds Arts University: A Circular Economy

Sustainability Placement Student Bobi Steel considers how circularity principles could improve sustainable practices among students, staff and visitors to the University. …

Celebrating LGBT+ History Month

A number of events and celebrations are taking place for the students and community at Leeds Arts University this month. These events encourage the wider community to get together to celebrate LGBT+ History Month. …

Communicating in English language

Rob Hutchinson, Leeds Arts University’s English as an Additional Language (EAL) Tutor has appeared on the IELTSPodcast to share his advice for communicating in English language. …

Fashion Students working with designer Mary Benson

BA(Hons) Fashion design students join Yorkshire based, sustainability focussed , fashion designer Mary Benson for a work placement. Mary Benson is an alumnus of Leeds Arts University Extended Diploma in Creative Practise and Foundation Diploma in Art …

Holly Greenwood | Creatives in Residence

Holly Greenwood is a print and pattern designer based in Yorkshire. She graduated from BA (Hons) Textile Design in 2019 and returned as a Creative in Residence for six months in 2022. Holly tells us about her experience …

Sustainability at Leeds Arts University: A Circular Economy

Sustainability Placement Student Bobi Steel considers how circularity principles could improve sustainable practices among students, staff and visitors to the University. …

Communicating in English language

Rob Hutchinson, Leeds Arts University’s English as an Additional Language (EAL) Tutor has appeared on the IELTSPodcast to share his advice for communicating in English language. …

Case Study | Curating in the community with alumna Coralie Datta

We catch up with MA Alumna Coralie Datta, Curator of Archives at Space2, an award winning arts and social change charity, based in Leeds. …

Celebrating LGBT+ History Month

A number of events and celebrations are taking place for the students and community at Leeds Arts University this month. These events encourage the wider community to get together to celebrate LGBT+ History Month. …

Fashion Students working with designer Mary Benson

BA(Hons) Fashion design students join Yorkshire based, sustainability focussed , fashion designer Mary Benson for a work placement. Mary Benson is an alumnus of Leeds Arts University Extended Diploma in Creative Practise and Foundation Diploma in Art …

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