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Children’s reimaginings of Leeds realised with the help of Leeds Arts University graduates

Recent graduates from Leeds Arts University BA (Hons) Illustration and BA (Hons) Visual Communication have been working to design posters for a LEEDS 2023 schools project. …

Students commended at Bradford Textile Awards

Students from BA (Hons) Textile Design picked up an impressive number of commendations from this year’s Bradford Textile Society Awards. …

Creative Writing course leader to judge the Aesthetica Creative Writing Award

Creative writing course leader Dr Karen Tobias- Green joins the short fiction jury for this year’s Aesthetica Creative Writing award. …

University Chancellor Skin awards three new scholarships

The first year of Skin’s Chancellor Scholarships have been awarded to three students who will commence their undergraduate studies at Leeds Arts University in 2021/22. …

Fine Art graduate completes £1000 painting for Willmott Dixon Interiors

Holly Herbert, a BA (Hons) Fine Art graduate at Leeds Arts University is celebrating after delivering a piece of artwork for a major office refurbishment in the city. Holly was commissioned and funded by national fit-out and refurbishment specialist. …

Leeds Arts University appoints artist to new sculpture fellowship

Leeds Arts University has appointed Katrina Cowling to the Kenneth Armitage Sculpture Fellowship, Leeds, a two-year post based within the University …

Faun Material: An MA Fine Art exhibition

Faun Material was a two-part exhibition project featuring students from the University’s MA Fine Art course as part of their module The Encounter. …

Fine Art graduate wins mentorship prize

Leeds Arts University BA (Hons) Fine Art 2021 graduate Sung Lin Hon has been announced as a winner of the Mall Galleries Mentorship Prize at Figurative Art Now (FBA). …

Contemporary Fashion Exhibition opens at Bankfield Museum, Halifax

Nicola Knight (Course Leader, BA Fashion Design) and Janie Tweddle (Senior Lecturer, BA Fashion Design) are working with Elinor Camille-Wood (Curator, Bankfield Museum) on a collaborative research project and exhibition …

Creative Writing student gains mentoring opportunity Penguin Random House

Final year BA (Hons) Creative Writing student Beth Harrison has secured a six-month mentoring opportunity with publishers Penguin Random House. …

Roast & Ground-Breaking; Textile Design Student wins Tate Collective Design Competition

Recent BA (Hons) Textile Design graduate Rosie Wollard entered an open call with the Tate Collective back in Easter of this year to design packaging for Tate’s own brand of coffee ‘ Tate Coffee’. …

Comic and Concept Art lecturer presented with top industry award

John Pearson, Senior Lecturer BA (Hons) Comic and Concept Art has won an Eisner Award for Best Painter / Multimedia Artist (Interior Art) along with his collaborator Anand RK. …

Children’s reimaginings of Leeds realised with the help of Leeds Arts University graduates

Recent graduates from Leeds Arts University BA (Hons) Illustration and BA (Hons) Visual Communication have been working to design posters for a LEEDS 2023 schools project. …

Fine Art graduate completes £1000 painting for Willmott Dixon Interiors

Holly Herbert, a BA (Hons) Fine Art graduate at Leeds Arts University is celebrating after delivering a piece of artwork for a major office refurbishment in the city. Holly was commissioned and funded by national fit-out and refurbishment specialist. …

Contemporary Fashion Exhibition opens at Bankfield Museum, Halifax

Nicola Knight (Course Leader, BA Fashion Design) and Janie Tweddle (Senior Lecturer, BA Fashion Design) are working with Elinor Camille-Wood (Curator, Bankfield Museum) on a collaborative research project and exhibition …

Students commended at Bradford Textile Awards

Students from BA (Hons) Textile Design picked up an impressive number of commendations from this year’s Bradford Textile Society Awards. …

Leeds Arts University appoints artist to new sculpture fellowship

Leeds Arts University has appointed Katrina Cowling to the Kenneth Armitage Sculpture Fellowship, Leeds, a two-year post based within the University …

Creative Writing student gains mentoring opportunity Penguin Random House

Final year BA (Hons) Creative Writing student Beth Harrison has secured a six-month mentoring opportunity with publishers Penguin Random House. …

Creative Writing course leader to judge the Aesthetica Creative Writing Award

Creative writing course leader Dr Karen Tobias- Green joins the short fiction jury for this year’s Aesthetica Creative Writing award. …

Faun Material: An MA Fine Art exhibition

Faun Material was a two-part exhibition project featuring students from the University’s MA Fine Art course as part of their module The Encounter. …

Roast & Ground-Breaking; Textile Design Student wins Tate Collective Design Competition

Recent BA (Hons) Textile Design graduate Rosie Wollard entered an open call with the Tate Collective back in Easter of this year to design packaging for Tate’s own brand of coffee ‘ Tate Coffee’. …

University Chancellor Skin awards three new scholarships

The first year of Skin’s Chancellor Scholarships have been awarded to three students who will commence their undergraduate studies at Leeds Arts University in 2021/22. …

Fine Art graduate wins mentorship prize

Leeds Arts University BA (Hons) Fine Art 2021 graduate Sung Lin Hon has been announced as a winner of the Mall Galleries Mentorship Prize at Figurative Art Now (FBA). …

Comic and Concept Art lecturer presented with top industry award

John Pearson, Senior Lecturer BA (Hons) Comic and Concept Art has won an Eisner Award for Best Painter / Multimedia Artist (Interior Art) along with his collaborator Anand RK. …