The art of social distancing - new project to explore how research and practice in the arts can inform social distancing policy in UK cities
Press releases • Dec 01, 2020 10:15 GMT
Academics are to work with resilience planners from UK cities to explore how art and performance could be used to establish successful social distancing strategies.
Press releases • Jul 24, 2020 13:30 BST
Businesses working in the creative and cultural sectors have been among the hardest hit by the Covid-19 pandemic, with many smaller organisations facing a massive loss of revenue.
Northumbria University student shortlisted for Gillian Dickinson North East Young Sculptor Award 2020
Press releases • Feb 06, 2020 11:38 GMT
Jade Booth-Malone, a third-year Fine Art student from Northumbria University, is amongst the eleven shortlisted artists who will compete for the Gillian Dickinson North East Young Sculptor (GDNEYS) Award 2020.
Press releases • Jan 31, 2020 09:13 GMT
Northumbria University exhibition provides a behind-the-scenes look at the life and work of the celebrated County Durham painter Norman Cornish.
Press releases • Nov 11, 2016 13:31 GMT
From steam-powered airships to clockwork computers and Neo-Victorian fashions, Fabricating Histories: An Alternative 19th Century explores what might have happened in science and art had history taken a different path.
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.
Press releases • Jun 10, 2016 15:34 BST
The 10 finalists for this year’s prestigious Woon Foundation Painting and Sculpture Prize have been announced after a record number of applications.
Press releases • Apr 20, 2016 15:34 BST
Hundreds of student artists from across the UK will compete for the 2016 Woon Foundation Painting and Sculpture Art Prize after a record number of applications.
Press releases • Feb 04, 2016 10:34 GMT
Artist Joanna Hutton has been invited to exhibit at a prestigious European exhibition less than a year after graduating from Northumbria University, Newcastle.
Press releases • Feb 02, 2016 11:59 GMT
Student artists from across the UK can now apply for one of the UK’s most generous arts prizes. The Woon Foundation Prize, jointly hosted by Northumbria University, Newcastle, and BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art, offers an exceptional opportunity for final year undergraduate fine art and sculpture students.
Press releases • Nov 12, 2015 12:38 GMT
Interactive signage is to go up around Newcastle city centre this week to help raise public awareness and understanding of street homelessness.
Press releases • Oct 23, 2015 10:02 BST
A triple-header of stunning new exhibitions by emerging artists opened at Northumbria University this week.
Press releases • Oct 02, 2015 16:34 BST
Christine Borland, Professor of Art at Northumbria University, comments on The Turner Prize for The Conversation.
Press releases • Dec 02, 2014 00:00 GMT
The director who brought Lee Hall’s award-winning play, The Pitmen Painters, to the stage was honoured at Northumbria University, Newcastle today.