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Lockdown life inspires fashion photography project with a difference

Lockdown life inspires fashion photography project with a difference

Press releases   •   May 07, 2020 12:45 BST

A Northumbria University student has drawn inspiration from her experiences of lockdown to create a series of striking images which are attracting national attention.

Tyneside Cinema Graduate Artist in Residence 2019-20 announced

Tyneside Cinema Graduate Artist in Residence 2019-20 announced

Press releases   •   Sep 16, 2019 12:33 BST

Northumbria University Master of Fine Art graduate Siân Hutchings has been announced as the 2019-20 Tyneside Cinema Graduate Artist in Residence.

Northumbria University supports South East Asian film makers of the future

Northumbria University supports South East Asian film makers of the future

Press releases   •   Jul 18, 2019 10:23 BST

A long-standing partnership between Northumbria University and the London School of Public Relations (LSPR) in Jakarta has resulted in the creation of more than 2,000 short films.

Animation brings family history to life in moving new film

Animation brings family history to life in moving new film

Press releases   •   Apr 25, 2019 09:06 BST

A documentary featuring the animation expertise of a Northumbria University academic will make its North East debut next weekend.

Irish law change thanks to Northumbria director’s film

Irish law change thanks to Northumbria director’s film

Press releases   •   Oct 12, 2017 14:37 BST

A film tackling issues around sex and disability has played an important role in changing the law in Ireland.

Northumbria scientists win national photography prize

Northumbria scientists win national photography prize

Press releases   •   Apr 10, 2017 15:12 BST

Researchers from Northumbria University, Newcastle have won a prize in a prestigious national science photography competition with a stunning image depicting their work into smart surfaces.

Northumbria graduates’ star performance leads to Venus success

Northumbria graduates’ star performance leads to Venus success

Press releases   •   Mar 23, 2017 12:55 GMT

A documentary by Northumbria University students, which examines the issues of disability and female empowerment through the story of a female drag queen, has won a prestigious industry award.

 EXPERT COMMENT: Rogue One: a new front in long battle over the Star Wars brand
EXPERT COMMENT: Snow leopard ‘rape’: what was really going on?

EXPERT COMMENT: Snow leopard ‘rape’: what was really going on?

Press releases   •   Nov 17, 2016 11:38 GMT

​Mike Jeffries, Teaching Fellow in Ecology at Northumbria University, writes about the anthropomorphism of animals in response to the recent episode of BBC One's Planet Earth II.

Cat got the cream!

Cat got the cream!

Press releases   •   Oct 31, 2016 16:38 GMT

Northumbria University and Tyneside Cinema are delighted to announce Cat Auburn as the cinema’s new Graduate Artist in Residence.