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Explosive play offers an insight into the mayhem of a memorable New Year’s Eve

Acting degree students at The Northern School of Art are marking the start of the year with a high energy production that captures a memorable New Year’s Eve in Manchester. ‘Rage’ is an explosive throwback to a night ... Read More
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Illustration lecturer’s hommage to Krampus puts the horror into Christmas

The festive season has taken on a darker tone for The Northern School of Art Illustration lecturer Nick Holmes, who had to draw inspiration from a scary Santa tradition from Central European folklore for a recent comm... Read More
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Textiles graduate’s amazing success story

A fascinating interview with textiles graduate Suzanne Treacy was featured in a recent edition of the leading embroidery and needle craft magazine Mr X Stitch. The publication was catching up with Suzanne as a previou... Read More
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Illustration lecturer wins dream commission with leading make-up brand

Some exciting news for The Northern School of Art Illustration lecturer, Frances Moffat, who has worked on a commission with a high profile make-up brand that has collaborated with Lady Gaga. Frances, pictured below, ... Read More
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Works by School’s print technician, established artist Kathryn Bell, to go sale at the National Glass Centre

At The Northern School of Art we’re very proud of our creative, specialist and collaborative community. Our students are taught by industry specialists, many of whom are practitioners who continue to work across... Read More
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Royal Milliner, Sally-Ann Provan Visits Costume Students

On Tuesday 5th November Royal milliner from the Edinburgh Hat Studio, award-winning Scottish milliner and hat maker Sally-Ann Provan came to our wonderful school to hold a millinery workshop and guest lecture for our ... Read More
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Illustration degree students draw inspiration from leading children’s picture book artist

A bestselling author and illustrator visited The Northern School of Art to share his story and pass on advice to students about how to succeed as commercial illustrators. Chris Chatterton, whose children’s pictu... Read More
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Programme leader’s film premieres in showcase of comedy talent

A live action comedy short film by Illustration Programme Leader, Niel Bushnell is premiering as part of an exciting new scheme by Tees Valley Screen to support talent, ambition and growth across the region’s sc... Read More
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Illustrator returns to draw his conclusions about representation of Oxford’s first black scholar

A Teesside creative and graduate illustrator is making a return visit to The Northern School of Art to take part in a prestigious performance at the School’s Hartlepool theatre. Ryan Dube, who graduated from The North... Read More
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Cyberpunk convention to celebrate the work of The Northern School of Art alumni Sir Ridley Scott

The Northern School of Art is backing a major event that is celebrating one of the world’s best known sci-fi films which was directed by one the School’s most famous former students, Sir Ridley Scott. In November the ... Read More