My Five Year Old Could Have Done That

My Five Year Old Could Have Done That

Press releases   •   Dec 14, 2016 16:16 GMT

Artist Kayt Hughes, the winner of the Woon Art Prize 2015-16, has recently launched a stunning exhibition of all new work at Northumbria University.

Students help shift expectations of art and education with unique exhibition

Students help shift expectations of art and education with unique exhibition

Press releases   •   Aug 26, 2016 14:29 BST

​Northumbria will next week host an innovative end-of-year show by Masters’ students working across Fine Art and Education.

Award-winning design students follow in footsteps of Northumbria alumnus Sir Jony Ive

Award-winning design students follow in footsteps of Northumbria alumnus Sir Jony Ive

Press releases   •   Jul 08, 2016 10:13 BST

​Two Northumbria students have had their innovative designs recognised by leading companies after being awarded prestigious prizes at the RSA Student Design Awards. Design for Industry students Callum Smith and Poppy Crow are following in the footsteps of Northumbria alumnus Sir Jonathan Ive, Chief Design Officer of Apple, who won two RSA Student Design awards consecutively in 1988 and 1989.

 EXPERT COMMENT: The Turner Prize may seem out of date, but it created the UK’s contemporary art scene

EXPERT COMMENT: The Turner Prize may seem out of date, but it created the UK’s contemporary art scene

Press releases   •   Dec 09, 2016 13:22 GMT

Louise Wilson, Senior Lecturer in Fine Art at Northumbria University, writes about the impact of Turner Prize on UK's art scene development and transformation.

Northumbria’s ‘New Blood’ wins a third of the awards at prestigious national show

Northumbria’s ‘New Blood’ wins a third of the awards at prestigious national show

Press releases   •   Jul 21, 2016 13:32 BST

​Media and Communication Design students from Northumbria won nine of the 29 ‘Ones to Watch’ awards at this year’s D&AD New Blood exhibition in London.

Internationally renowned art academic Andrea Phillips is the new BALTIC Professor at Northumbria University, Newcastle

Internationally renowned art academic Andrea Phillips is the new BALTIC Professor at Northumbria University, Newcastle

Press releases   •   Oct 03, 2017 11:48 BST

Northumbria University and BALTIC Centre of Contemporary Art are excited and proud to announce the appointment of a new BALTIC Professor and Director of the BxNU research institute.