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MA Curation student Laura Dennis

April 16, 2014

National art writing competition names Norwich student winner

Norwich student Laura Dennis has been announced as a winner of a national prize for writing on the subject…read more

British Art Show 7

April 7, 2014

NUA to host British Art Show 8 in Norwich

Norwich will be taken over by a festival of contemporary art in key venues across the city in the summer of…read more

A 2/3 scale Mark V tank guards the entrance to Holkham Hall

April 4, 2014

NUA students recreate Somme battlefield in WW1 centenary commemoration

Two students at Norwich University of the Arts (NUA) have designed, built and painted a two-thirds scale profile…read more

Mustard TV sting by Tara Peak

March 26, 2014

Norwich students create TV stings for broadcast

Animated work by Norwich students will be viewed on television sets across the county as regional freeview…read more

BRIT Awards after-party invite design for Sony Music

March 24, 2014

NUA students work with Sony Music

Students at Norwich University of the Arts (NUA) rubbed shoulders with the music industry elite at a BRIT…read more

Sophia Starling, Fluor Red, 2013. © Courtesy Jerwood Visual Arts. Photography: thisistomorrow.info

March 10, 2014

Exciting new artists bring work to Norwich University of the Arts

The work of three breakthrough contemporary artists has come to Norwich for a public exhibition. Jerwood Painting…read more

Norfolk Museums Service logos

Students design new logo for Norfolk Museums Service

Ten museums in the region are in the process of displaying new branding, thanks to the creativity of a group…read more

Boardman House

March 4, 2014

NUA acquires Boardman House as part of city centre campus expansion

Norwich University of the Arts has completed the purchase of the prestigious city centre Boardman House on…read more

Drawing by David Thompson, LSI

February 14, 2014

NUA students curate an exhibition of drawings by LSI architect David Thompson

Drawings dating back over the past four decades by LSI architect David Thompson will go on show in the Hostry…read more

February 11, 2014

NUA students network in Paris

Students of BA Textile Design at Norwich University of the Arts (NUA) will present their work at a world leading…read more


January 14, 2014

Norfolk artist explores the alien side of concrete

An exhibition of photography by Norfolk artist Noah Da Costa is challenging the common conception of concrete…read more

Bacha Brings It All

November 28, 2013

India-based artist to Norwich with solo show at NUA

An internationally exhibiting artist who spent his formative years studying his discipline at Norwich University…read more

Doors, Tony Hill

November 4, 2013

Experimental film artist to bring the bizarre and humorous to the Gallery at NUA

A film experience that mixes the 2D and the 3D is coming to Norwich as international artist and professor…read more

Students in the NUA Monastery Media Lab

October 16, 2013

NUA nominated as best educational institution for games

Norwich is a source of the strongest graduates in the games industry according to the trade association…read more


October 15, 2013

Gallery exhibition questions ethics of smocking

Is smocking – the process of sewing folds into a garment - inherently evil? This is one of many questions…read more


September 12, 2013

NUA building to open to public to reveal architectural heritage

Norwich’s historical legacy as a provider of education in art and design will be highlighted in this year’s…read more


September 6, 2013

Education award nomination for NUA

Norwich University of the Arts (NUA) is in the running for a prestigious education sector award. The University…read more


August 28, 2013

Postgraduate art, design and media work goes on public display at NUA

The riverside campus building of Norwich University of the Arts on St Georges Street is opening to the public…read more

Reed creative work

August 22, 2013

Graduating work at NUA highlights sustainable uses for Norfolk reed

A creative use for reed and rush developed by a Norwich student could contribute to providing a sustainable…read more

NUA students win awards at Dare to be Digital 2013

August 14, 2013

Students win two international video game awards

A team of Norwich University of the Arts (NUA) students won two awards in the finals of the international…read more

Student working on fashion mannequin

August 13, 2013

NUA ranked top art, design and media specialist in UK

A national survey of students has placed Norwich University of the Arts (NUA) as the most highly rated specialist…read more


August 7, 2013

Students vie for BAFTA nomination

A team of Norwich University of the Arts (NUA) students will showcase a prototype of a video game they have…read more

Students throwing their mortarboards in the air

July 2, 2013

Honorary Doctorates for fashion industry doyenne, pioneering photographer and renowned walking artist

Norwich University of the Arts (NUA) awarded three Honorary Doctorates to recognise excellence in the fields…read more

Graphics boards

June 27, 2013

Free art, design and media shows mark end of year at NUA

A hotbed of creative activity that operates from its city campus centred around St Georges Street and Elm…read more

NCAS prize winner

Student wins Norfolk Contemporary Art Prize

A steel sculpture representing a student’s interpretation of the troubles in Ireland has won this year’s…read more

(L-R): NUA BA Fine Art Course Leader Carl Rowe; 2003

June 18, 2013

Bishop’s Art Prize selects film as winner for first time

A meditative piece of film responding to the artist’s work in therapeutic art sessions has been announced…read more

June 10, 2013

Norwich University of the Arts to lead £3 million Investment in the City’s Digital Creative Businesses

Funding for a new £3 million development to support Norwich’s growing digital creative industries sector…read more

BAFTA winners

May 31, 2013

NUA graduate appointed first ever Game Designer in Residence at V&A

The V&A has announced that alumnus Sophia George has been appointed as its first ever Game Designer…read more

Catwalk show

May 24, 2013

London showcase for top Norwich fashion talents

Following the success of the Gala Fashion Show in the city this week, Norwich’s most exciting new designers…read more

Beer bottles with NUA student-designed labels

May 15, 2013

New local beer to launch with student-designed branding

Norwich-based brewery The Craft Brewing Co has tapped into the neighbouring reservoir of student talent…read more

May 13, 2013

NUA launches MA Photography

A new Masters degree specialising in professional advertising, editorial and fashion photography is now available…read more

Model weating student work

April 30, 2013

Gala fashion show heralds Norwich’s first crop of designers

A glamorous catwalk show at Norwich’s OPEN in May will show off the final year collections of the first…read more

April 29, 2013

NUA named top specialist university for arts and design

Norwich University of the Arts (NUA) has been ranked as the top specialist university in the country for…read more

Student team winning Brainchild 2013

April 26, 2013

Students to launch indy games studio after winning enterprise competition

A new independent games studio is starting up in Norwich after a group of students won Brainchild, the Norwich…read more


March 6, 2013

Great and good of the UK’s creative design industry come to Norwich University of the Arts

The UK’s creative leaders will arrive in Norwich tomorrow (07/03/13) as the country’s design scene is…read more


February 22, 2013

Student samples BRITs glitz and glamour

Rubbing shoulders with the likes of Simon Cowell, Harry Styles, Paloma Faith and other stars of the British…read more

John Hurt in academic gown with Professor John Last

February 1, 2013

Hollywood glamour marks the official renaming of Norwich University of the Arts

While there was no red carpet on the day, a sprinkling of Hollywood stardust covered a civic ceremony held…read more

Lord of the Rings book covers

November 9, 2012

Media and design courses at NUA gain official industry backing

Five media and design courses at Norwich University of the Arts (NUA) have been endorsed by industry panels…read more

Alex Searle with his NAHEMI award

September 24, 2012

NUA student wins national film student award

A graduate of Norwich University of the Arts (NUA) won the Creative Film Making Award at the National Association…read more

Painting of a bird

August 31, 2012

NUA graduate in the running for £30k prize

A Cromer-based and Norwich-taught artist has been selected for the an exhibition which puts her in the running…read more

August 20, 2012

Exhibition to showcase 170 years of art and design

I thought I was the audience and then I looked at you The Gallery at Norwich University…read more

Model robot

August 15, 2012

Free public show of art, design and media to open at NUA

A dress made of steel, a ‘Turing’ shroud depicting coded information about the mathematician Alan Turing…read more

Oil painting of a forest floor

August 7, 2012

NUA Student shortlisted in international competition

A Norwich art student will have her work exhibited in a high profile exhibition in two London galleries…read more

NUA graduation ceremonies

July 4, 2012

Honorary Doctorates for Film London Chief, Guardian illustrator and renowned gallerist

Norwich University of the Arts (NUA) awarded three Honorary Doctorates to reward excellence in the fields…read more

Framed canvas with prices cut out

June 26, 2012

Degree Shows 2012 to open to the public

Over 400 new creative talents will be unleashed on the real world after graduating from Norwich University…read more

NCAS chairman presents the winner with her prize

June 22, 2012

Student wins Norfolk Contemporary Arts Society prize

Norwich University of the Arts has announced the winner of the annual Norfolk Contemporary Arts Society…read more

Bishops Art Prize Winner with runners up and judgeing panel

June 19, 2012

Bishop’s Art Prize 2012 winner announced

Norwich University of the Arts announced the winner of the Bishop's Art Prize 2012 at a special ceremony…read more

June 15, 2012

Bishop’s Art Prize 2012 shortlist announced

Norwich University of the Arts announced the shortlist for the Bishop's Art Prize 2012 today. The prize,…read more