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Students celebrate LGBT+ History Month at Leeds Corn Exchange

To mark February’s LGBT+ History month, Leeds Arts University Students' Union and Spectrum Society celebrated the University’s LGBTQIA+ community with a showcase of students’ work at Leeds Corn Exchange. …

Textile design students showcase at major international trade show

The University’s BA (Hons) Textile Design students showcased their work at Première Vision Paris, the international trade fair for fashion textiles. …

Top London creative agency awards students placement, training and accommodation

Creative Advertising students invited to develop and pitch ideas to Homebase and to earn a work placement at the DIY store's creative agency, Atomic London. …

Leeds Arts University shortlisted for six 2020 WhatUni Student Choice Awards

Leeds Arts University has been shortlisted for the 2020 WhatUni Student Choice Awards across six categories – University of the Year, Course & Lecturers, Local Life, Student Support, Students’ Union and Uni Facilities. …

Sixth year of University partnership with Yorkshire-based textile mill

2020 Winners of Alfred Brown Ltd competition to design tailored menswear announced …

'Leave your ego at the door' says Skunk Anansie's Skin

BMus Popular Music Performance take a masterclass led by Skin, acclaimed recording artist, DJ and lead singer of multi-million selling rock band, Skunk Anansie …

Students celebrate LGBT+ History Month at Leeds Corn Exchange

To mark February’s LGBT+ History month, Leeds Arts University Students' Union and Spectrum Society celebrated the University’s LGBTQIA+ community with a showcase of students’ work at Leeds Corn Exchange. …

Top London creative agency awards students placement, training and accommodation

Creative Advertising students invited to develop and pitch ideas to Homebase and to earn a work placement at the DIY store's creative agency, Atomic London. …

Sixth year of University partnership with Yorkshire-based textile mill

2020 Winners of Alfred Brown Ltd competition to design tailored menswear announced …

Textile design students showcase at major international trade show

The University’s BA (Hons) Textile Design students showcased their work at Première Vision Paris, the international trade fair for fashion textiles. …

Leeds Arts University shortlisted for six 2020 WhatUni Student Choice Awards

Leeds Arts University has been shortlisted for the 2020 WhatUni Student Choice Awards across six categories – University of the Year, Course & Lecturers, Local Life, Student Support, Students’ Union and Uni Facilities. …

'Leave your ego at the door' says Skunk Anansie's Skin

BMus Popular Music Performance take a masterclass led by Skin, acclaimed recording artist, DJ and lead singer of multi-million selling rock band, Skunk Anansie …

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MA Curation Practices student on the challenges of displaying artist books

MA Curation Practises student, Sarah Evans reflects on the challenges of caring for and displaying Tauba Auebach’s fragile artist books while ensuring that audiences are able to fully enjoy and engage with the works. …

Ravenscar Micro-Residency: A Curation Practices Project

Curation Practices student Stuart Hansom shares his experience of working on an experimental research residency with artist Fritha Jenkins, whilst studying for his postgraduate degree. …

Celebrating women arts educators on International Women's Day

To mark International Women’s Day 2020, Dr Sam Broadhead, Head of Research at Leeds Arts University, reflects on the teaching career of jewellery designer and maker, and friend, Ann O’Donnell. …

How to prepare for your university interview/audition

At Leeds Arts University, your interview and portfolio are a key part of the application process so we’ve put to these top tips to help you through it. …

MA Curation Practices exhibition: It's Not Just Black and White

MA Curation Practices student, Natasha Clarke, shares her thoughts on curating the exhibition 'It's Not Just Black and White', inspired by her own experience as a biracial person …

MA Curation Practices Placement

MA Curation Practices student Natasha Clarke tells us about her experience on placement at The Art House, Wakefield. …

MA Curation Practices student on the challenges of displaying artist books

MA Curation Practises student, Sarah Evans reflects on the challenges of caring for and displaying Tauba Auebach’s fragile artist books while ensuring that audiences are able to fully enjoy and engage with the works. …

Celebrating women arts educators on International Women's Day

To mark International Women’s Day 2020, Dr Sam Broadhead, Head of Research at Leeds Arts University, reflects on the teaching career of jewellery designer and maker, and friend, Ann O’Donnell. …

MA Curation Practices exhibition: It's Not Just Black and White

MA Curation Practices student, Natasha Clarke, shares her thoughts on curating the exhibition 'It's Not Just Black and White', inspired by her own experience as a biracial person …

Ravenscar Micro-Residency: A Curation Practices Project

Curation Practices student Stuart Hansom shares his experience of working on an experimental research residency with artist Fritha Jenkins, whilst studying for his postgraduate degree. …

How to prepare for your university interview/audition

At Leeds Arts University, your interview and portfolio are a key part of the application process so we’ve put to these top tips to help you through it. …

MA Curation Practices Placement

MA Curation Practices student Natasha Clarke tells us about her experience on placement at The Art House, Wakefield. …

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