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Notable Alumni

Our successful alumni contribute to our distinguished 170 year history as a specialist creative university.

NUA graduates continue to be at the forefront of creative endeavour with graduates holding key positions at leading arts, design and media companies worldwide as well those who are successful creative entrepreneurs and practitioners who exhibit their work on an international scale.

Illustration by Brian Bolland

Brian Bolland
Graphic Novel Artist
Batman: The Killing Joke for DC Comics


Phil Carter and Phil Wong
Founders of Carter Wong Design
Formula 1 identity


Jim Sutherland
Co-Founder hat-trick design
The Championships, Wimbledon logo

“NUA was extremely influential on my career. Being surrounded by likeminded people with similar interests in the arts was an inspiration.”

Philip Lee Harvey
Travel photographer

Bob The Builder

Keith Chapman
Founder of Chapman Entertainment
Creator of Bob The Builder


Stuart Craig, OBE
Three times Oscar winner
Production Designer on all eight Harry Potter films

Union flage painted over newspaper

Colin Self

iPad game

Sophia George, Kristian Francis and Rosie Ball
BAFTA Video Games Awards Ones to Watch award winners
iPad game Tick Tock Toys

Glen Brown

Glenn Brown
Artist and Turner Prize nominee

Air Asia identity

Kevin Lan
Design Director at The Partners
Air Asia identity


Genevieve Webster
Co-creator of Rastamouse


Gemma Correll
Royal Wedding tea towel

Masai Bride

Philip Lee Harvey
Travel photography

Cracked Gesso on canvas

Susan Gunn
Artist and winner of the Sovereign European Art prize