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Department of Design Awards 2023

Design Awards 2023

Shortlist of nominated final year students

30 May 2023

Archives at Play 2 at Castlefield Gallery, Manchester

Curator Thomas Dukes collaborates with gallery to research the nature, purpose and potential of archives

17 Apr 2023

Logo for ELIA Symposium 2023

Registration now open for the event in October 2023.

29 Mar 2023

Manchester School of Architecture (MSA) has ranked 5th in the world.

QS subject league rank university in top five of best architecture schools globally

22 Mar 2023

The students used an experimental digital technique in their film announcing new festival Beyond the Music.

Student film broadcast to international audience at famous US festival to launch new Manchester event

14 Mar 2023

Prof Kettle is an internationally renowned textile artist.

Leading textile artist Professor Alice Kettle announced as winner of the prestigious Brookfield Properties Craft Award

03 Mar 2023

Imaginary figures and fantastical parades are set to a new electronic score.

Mammoth archive film installation explores strange small-town myths, rituals and folklore, set to new electronic score.

15 Feb 2023

Isabelle Pennington part of select group of European graduates to be selling their sustainable clothing designs through luxury online retailer YOOX NET-A-PORTER (Image courtesy: NET-A-PORTER)

Isabelle Pennington’s stunning collection now available on YOOX NET-A-PORTER

05 Dec 2022

Fieldnotes is on exhibition at Manchester's HOME gallery

The exhibition brings together work produced across the UK, India and Spain over the last four years

28 Nov 2022

Benzie Building at Manchester School of Art

Now accepting applications for September 2023

01 Nov 2022

Two recent art graduates are showing their work at this year’s Bloomberg New Contemporaries (Image l-r: Entanglement Study: I by Nicole Sheppard and A Sight of Lavender Pungency by Gabriel Kidd)

Bloomberg New Contemporaries 2022 features work by two recent Fine Art graduates

04 Oct 2022

MA Show logo

First exhibition open at the Holden Gallery

16 Sep 2022

First Generation students

World-leading auction house, art and luxury business provides funding for five students

16 Aug 2022

Alnoor Mitha has curated a national touring exhibition exploring South Asian migration to the UK which opens at the Whitworth from today (August 12)

Alnoor Mitha one of six artists featured in touring exhibition opening at the Whitworth

12 Aug 2022

The Grenfell memorial quilt

Dr Lynn Setterington writes about how quilt-making gives people the means to engage with the key issues of our time

17 Jun 2022

A new film and textiles by academics from Manchester School of Art at Manchester Metropolitan University are currently on display in an exhibition at the Craft Council Gallery

Dr Michelle Stephens and Rachel Kelly’s new works explore loss of weaving traditions

17 Jun 2022

Manchester School of Art launches annual degree show celebrating the achievements and talents of graduating students

‘Falling Into Place’ celebrates work and achievements of graduating students

08 Jun 2022

Jonny Gios

The Tree of Trees sculpture was designed by 3D Design alumnus Thomas Heatherwick

06 Jun 2022