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Henry Moore and Barbara Hepworth 100 years on: celebrating an exceptional generation of students in Leeds

This week we marked 100 years on from Henry Moore starting his sculpture studies in Leeds. The same year artist Barbara Hepworth also enrolled at the University, then known as Leeds School of Art. …

Leeds Arts University students and alumni win Thought Bubble: Digital comic competition

Participants were invited to submit a one-page comic story for the chance to win comic-themed prizes at Yorkshire's annual comic con. …

Textile student wins The Harlequin Award at New Designers

Molly Marnoch has won The Harlequin Award at this year’s New Designers for her collection Overlooked Sublime and Corinne Snell is shortlisted for a Colour in Design Award …

Leeds Arts University students shortlisted for Global Design Graduate Show 2020

Graduating Textile Design and Fashion students have been shortlisted for the first online Global Design Graduate Show, organised by leading launch platform for emerging creatives, ARTSTHREAD with i-D and Gucci. …

Celebrating 100 years since Henry Moore started studying sculpture in Leeds

Leeds Arts University and Henry Moore Institute are marking 100 years since Yorkshire’s own Henry Moore started studying sculpture at the University, then known as Leeds School of Art. …

Visual Communications student wins Creative Conscience award for D/deaf awareness film

Kirsty Ramsay-Hogan's Silver Creative Conscience Award was made for a humorous and informative film that raises awareness of the needs of D/deaf students. …

Graphic Design and Illustration students announced as winners of Penguin Random House Student Design Award 2020

Olivia McEwan-Hill awarded second prize in the Adult Fiction category; Kael Crozier awarded third prize and Max Basey shortlisted in the Adult Non-Fiction category. …

Fine Art graduate wins Gillian Dickinson North East Young Sculptor Award

Cheeseburn Sculpture has announced this year’s Gillian Dickinson North East Young Sculptor Award winner as Leeds Arts University BA (Hons) Fine Art graduate Laurie Powell. …

World-expert on the history of comics kick starts Leeds Arts University’s new MA Graphic Novel

The University’s new MA Graphic Novel launched with an introduction to the history of comics by, Paul Gravett, one of the most knowledgeable figures of the comic publishing world. …

Leeds Art University student wins at the Graduate Fashion Foundation Awards 2020

BA (Hons) Fashion student, Daisie Jacobs wins Fashion Styling & Creative Direction Award 2020 and Tasarla Lagan featured in the awards night catwalk show …

Working together to stay safe

A message from Leeds’ higher education leaders, students’ union leaders and the city council. …

Portrait of Britain win for MA Creative Practice alumna

Leeds Arts University MA Creative Practice graduate Kate Abbey has been announced as one of the winners of Portrait of Britain 2020 with her portrait of ‘David, Bradford, West Yorkshire’. …

Henry Moore and Barbara Hepworth 100 years on: celebrating an exceptional generation of students in Leeds

This week we marked 100 years on from Henry Moore starting his sculpture studies in Leeds. The same year artist Barbara Hepworth also enrolled at the University, then known as Leeds School of Art. …

Celebrating 100 years since Henry Moore started studying sculpture in Leeds

Leeds Arts University and Henry Moore Institute are marking 100 years since Yorkshire’s own Henry Moore started studying sculpture at the University, then known as Leeds School of Art. …

World-expert on the history of comics kick starts Leeds Arts University’s new MA Graphic Novel

The University’s new MA Graphic Novel launched with an introduction to the history of comics by, Paul Gravett, one of the most knowledgeable figures of the comic publishing world. …

Leeds Arts University students and alumni win Thought Bubble: Digital comic competition

Participants were invited to submit a one-page comic story for the chance to win comic-themed prizes at Yorkshire's annual comic con. …

Visual Communications student wins Creative Conscience award for D/deaf awareness film

Kirsty Ramsay-Hogan's Silver Creative Conscience Award was made for a humorous and informative film that raises awareness of the needs of D/deaf students. …

Leeds Art University student wins at the Graduate Fashion Foundation Awards 2020

BA (Hons) Fashion student, Daisie Jacobs wins Fashion Styling & Creative Direction Award 2020 and Tasarla Lagan featured in the awards night catwalk show …

Textile student wins The Harlequin Award at New Designers

Molly Marnoch has won The Harlequin Award at this year’s New Designers for her collection Overlooked Sublime and Corinne Snell is shortlisted for a Colour in Design Award …

Graphic Design and Illustration students announced as winners of Penguin Random House Student Design Award 2020

Olivia McEwan-Hill awarded second prize in the Adult Fiction category; Kael Crozier awarded third prize and Max Basey shortlisted in the Adult Non-Fiction category. …

Working together to stay safe

A message from Leeds’ higher education leaders, students’ union leaders and the city council. …

Leeds Arts University students shortlisted for Global Design Graduate Show 2020

Graduating Textile Design and Fashion students have been shortlisted for the first online Global Design Graduate Show, organised by leading launch platform for emerging creatives, ARTSTHREAD with i-D and Gucci. …

Fine Art graduate wins Gillian Dickinson North East Young Sculptor Award

Cheeseburn Sculpture has announced this year’s Gillian Dickinson North East Young Sculptor Award winner as Leeds Arts University BA (Hons) Fine Art graduate Laurie Powell. …

Portrait of Britain win for MA Creative Practice alumna

Leeds Arts University MA Creative Practice graduate Kate Abbey has been announced as one of the winners of Portrait of Britain 2020 with her portrait of ‘David, Bradford, West Yorkshire’. …