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Our Degree Show 2022

Our Degree Show 2022

Our 2022 degree show for all of this years’ students from the visual arts.

Woodlands Dark and Days Bewitched

Woodlands Dark and Days Bewitched

Join us for an afternoon of exploring the Folk Horror genre with the opportunity to have your questions answered after the showing with guests Mikel Koven and John Cussans.

Take 5 – Student Talk

Take 5 – Student Talk

Worcester Illustration hosts this year’s Take 5 talks of alumni. 5 ex arts students from across courses share their work, their expertise and advise to our current batch of students. Always inspiring.

[graphics] Be Peeters talk – The highs and lows of my career

[graphics] Be Peeters talk – The highs and lows of my career

Last Friday I gave a talk at University of Worcester for the third year students on the Graphic Design & Multimedia course, the same one I graduated from five years ago. But I didn’t tell them about my work or show them cool skills and tricks. I took them through...

[Journalism] Top Television Award for Graduate

[Journalism] Top Television Award for Graduate

Harpal Bobby scooped the Royal Television Society Midlands Student Factual Film Award for her documentary, A Change in Kismat, which explores British Indian women’s attitudes towards arranged marriages.

Arts and Health Symposium

Arts and Health Symposium

The Government and a number of UK higher education institutions have recognised the powerful contribution the arts can make to health and wellbeing.

Isla Badenoch Artist Talk

Isla Badenoch Artist Talk

Our next Art House Artist Talk will be by Isla Badenoch on Monday December 13th at 4.30 pm. The talk will take place online.

Leah Gordon: Art House talk

Leah Gordon: Art House talk

Leah Gordon – photographer, film-maker, curator and writer – talks modernism and architecture; the slave trade; industrialisation; and grassroots religious, class and folk histories.

Ikon Gallery: Graphic Design Trip

Ikon Gallery: Graphic Design Trip

Students from our 1st, 2nd and 3rd years had a day out in Birmingham visiting the Ikon gallery, the Lego shop and exploring luxury brands in Selfridges.

Edie Jo Murray and…kruse Open Talk

Edie Jo Murray and…kruse Open Talk

We’re very excited to announce that Edie Jo Murray and…kruse will give the second Art House/Meadow Arts Open Talk on Wednesday October 20th at 16.30. 

Light Night Worcester

Light Night Worcester

A popular festival returns to the City lighting up the streets with some exciting new projections.

Malvern Festival of Innovation

Malvern Festival of Innovation

As part of the programme and the University’s continued links with local innovation we will be talking again at the yearly Malvern Festival. This time we return to not being virtual.

Worcester Paint Festival

Worcester Paint Festival

The inaugural Worcester Paint Festival happens at locations round the city with world renowned artists involved.

Only Bondage was the Circling Sky – Exhibition: Chris Alton

Only Bondage was the Circling Sky – Exhibition: Chris Alton

Only Bondage was the Circling Sky reflects concerns about freedom of movement across national borders, co-existence with other species in the age of the anthropocene and the essential role that green spaces play throughout civic life…

Fiction Machines – Part III

Fiction Machines – Part III

Dr John Cussans, from the School of Arts, will be presenting his work as part of an evening of new screenings, talks and performances taking place tomorrow. The Centre for Media Research at Bath Spa University presents ‘Fiction Machines – Part III’ at 6pm, with presentations from a number of artists, filmmakers and theorists.

Art House Windows: Matías Serra Delmar

Art House Windows: Matías Serra Delmar

New Art West Midlands x Coventry Biennial alumnus Matías Serra Delmar is currently exhibiting his work No Particular Order in the windows of University of Worcester’s Art House building.

Division of Labour

Division of Labour

The exhibition is made up of three large format prints that fill the windows of the Art House, University of Worcester. The installation reflects the artist’s personal and ancestral histories, across three countries and continents, Gambia, Jamaica & Birmingham.

Migrations Project

Migrations Project

Migrations: Open Hearts, Open Borders was inspired by a touring exhibition of postcards, organised by lecturers at the University of Worcester.

Art School Degree Show 2021

Art School Degree Show 2021

Students from Graphic Design, Game Art, Illustration and Fine Art presented their final show in a limited private view. Unlike previous years without social distancing, the official opening was attended by academic staff and the students. 

Life as an Indie: Paul Barnett

Life as an Indie: Paul Barnett

We are delighted that we will be joined by one of Britain’s most experienced Television Producer & Directors, Gosh! TV’s Creative Director Paul Barnett.

Chris Solarski Industry Talk

Chris Solarski Industry Talk

Chris Solarski started work in video games at Sony Computer Entertainment’s London Studio as a character and environment artist before making a career-defining detour into figurative oil painting.

In Conversation with Simon Heath

In Conversation with Simon Heath

Ahead of ‘Line of Duty’ Series 6, join us for an exclusive event with World Productions CEO and Creative Director, Simon Heath

Artist talk by Andy Holden

Artist talk by Andy Holden

Andy Holden is an artist and musician whose approach is characterised by a desire to connect to audiences while retaining his own idiosyncratic internal references and motivations.