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British artist Patrick Hughes donates work to Leeds Arts University

Renowned British artist and Leeds Arts University alumnus Patrick Hughes has gifted his work Reverspective Versus Perspective (2007) to Leeds Arts University. The large 3-D sculptural painting will be displayed at Leeds Arts University’s Ballenheim W …

Ruth Selina Prize 2020 awarded

The first Ruth Selina Memorial Prize has been awarded to Leeds Arts University Foundation Diploma student Angus Wood. …

Leeds Arts University launches the UK’s first creature design and worldbuilding master's degrees

Leeds Arts University has launched six new taught postgraduate degrees for September 2020: MA Animation, MA Creature Design, MA Digital Fashion, MA Graphic Novel, MA Illustration and MA Worldbuilding. …

Student success in Yorkshire’s national textile design awards

Students from Leeds Arts University BA (Hons) Textile Design course have been recognised in the Bradford Textile Society annual student design competition, including first prize in three categories. …

BA (Hons) Creative Advertising students nominated for three Chip Shop Awards

Five students from Leeds Arts University’s BA (Hons) Creative Advertising announced as finalists for this year’s Chip Shop Awards, one of the industry’s most democratic and playful awards. …

Leeds Arts University music staff provide lockdown inspiration with online performances

From The Rolling Stones to Yungblood, many of our favourite musicians are helping us through lockdown with online gigs broadcast from home including our very own BMus (Hons) Popular Music Performance staff. …

Leeds Arts University photography student becomes Nike Olympics ambassador

Final year BA (Hons) Photography student, Jess Doig, has been selected as a lead ambassador for Nike ahead of the 2021 Tokyo Olympic games. …

Doctor Simpo's Animated Antidote Cartoon Competition

Animator and Senior Lecturer in BA(Hons) Animation at the University, Ben Simpson – aka Doctor Simpo – announces his Animated Antidote Cartoon Competition to blow away the isolation blues. …

University alumnus Keith Lemon opens the doors of his Fantastical Factory Of Curious Craft

Host of Channel 4’s new craft show The Fantastical Factory Of Curious Craft and alumunus Keith Lemon recalls his time at the University and the inspiration for his character Avid Merrion. …

Creative Advertising alumna wins UK Young Lions Competition 2020

BA (Hons) Creative Advertising graduate Emma Bromley has been announced as the winner of the UK Young Lion Competition 2020 in the print category. …

Student success at British Art Medal Competition

Leeds Arts University BA (Hons) Fine Art student Jonathan Kelly has won Grand First Prize in the prestigious British Art Medal Society’s Student Medal Project 2020. Fellow student Susan Daubney also received an award. …

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. …

British artist Patrick Hughes donates work to Leeds Arts University

Renowned British artist and Leeds Arts University alumnus Patrick Hughes has gifted his work Reverspective Versus Perspective (2007) to Leeds Arts University. The large 3-D sculptural painting will be displayed at Leeds Arts University’s Ballenheim W …

BA (Hons) Creative Advertising students nominated for three Chip Shop Awards

Five students from Leeds Arts University’s BA (Hons) Creative Advertising announced as finalists for this year’s Chip Shop Awards, one of the industry’s most democratic and playful awards. …

University alumnus Keith Lemon opens the doors of his Fantastical Factory Of Curious Craft

Host of Channel 4’s new craft show The Fantastical Factory Of Curious Craft and alumunus Keith Lemon recalls his time at the University and the inspiration for his character Avid Merrion. …

Ruth Selina Prize 2020 awarded

The first Ruth Selina Memorial Prize has been awarded to Leeds Arts University Foundation Diploma student Angus Wood. …

Leeds Arts University music staff provide lockdown inspiration with online performances

From The Rolling Stones to Yungblood, many of our favourite musicians are helping us through lockdown with online gigs broadcast from home including our very own BMus (Hons) Popular Music Performance staff. …

Creative Advertising alumna wins UK Young Lions Competition 2020

BA (Hons) Creative Advertising graduate Emma Bromley has been announced as the winner of the UK Young Lion Competition 2020 in the print category. …

Leeds Arts University launches the UK’s first creature design and worldbuilding master's degrees

Leeds Arts University has launched six new taught postgraduate degrees for September 2020: MA Animation, MA Creature Design, MA Digital Fashion, MA Graphic Novel, MA Illustration and MA Worldbuilding. …

Leeds Arts University photography student becomes Nike Olympics ambassador

Final year BA (Hons) Photography student, Jess Doig, has been selected as a lead ambassador for Nike ahead of the 2021 Tokyo Olympic games. …

Student success at British Art Medal Competition

Leeds Arts University BA (Hons) Fine Art student Jonathan Kelly has won Grand First Prize in the prestigious British Art Medal Society’s Student Medal Project 2020. Fellow student Susan Daubney also received an award. …

Student success in Yorkshire’s national textile design awards

Students from Leeds Arts University BA (Hons) Textile Design course have been recognised in the Bradford Textile Society annual student design competition, including first prize in three categories. …

Doctor Simpo's Animated Antidote Cartoon Competition

Animator and Senior Lecturer in BA(Hons) Animation at the University, Ben Simpson – aka Doctor Simpo – announces his Animated Antidote Cartoon Competition to blow away the isolation blues. …

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. …