School of Art and Media

Plymouth University Degree Show - HOT '15

Immerse yourself in a celebration of highly creative talent and enterprise; the culmination of study and practice at Plymouth University.

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Arts Degree Show

The Arts Degree Show is a fantastic opportunity to have your work shown to the public, where you'll get first-hand feedback and learn from the process of displaying and presenting professionally.

The Arts Degree Show takes places each summer, allowing members of the public to come in and view project work from across the Faculty of Arts.

Find out more about the Arts Degree Show

Research with the School of Art and Media

The Centre for Media, Art and Design research (MADr) forms a gateway to harness and attract opportunities; we invite proposals to work with partners locally and globally.

MADr - a platform to promote art and creativity.

Visit the MADr website

Peninsula Arts

Enjoy the year-round programme of exhibitions, music, film, lectures, and performances, experiencing a commercial arts venture from the inside.

Students can go along to Peninsula Arts events free of charge.

Visit the Peninsula Arts website

Digital Art and Technology with the School of Art and Media

Here at Plymouth, we've been leading the way for over 20 years, building one of the most established interactive media courses in Europe.

With a 20 year history, Digital Art and Technology at Plymouth University is one of the UK’s best and most established interactive media programmes.

Find out more on our DAT subject area page

Fine art with the School of Art and Media

The University has helped to introduce me to a broad range of contemporary fine art practice and developed in me a sound understanding of the interaction between materials, processes and ideas.

Sue Austin - BA (Hons) Fine Art, MA Contemporary Art Practice

More about fine art can be found on the subject area page.

Illustration with the School of Art and Media

The most engaging and memorable illustrations come from people with a distinct approach.

Our students know that by standing out they will get the attention of commissioning agents and publishers and find work doing what they love.

Find out more about illustration with Plymouth University

Media arts with the School of Art and Media

Embracing video, photography, sound, animation and a range of digital media.

The Media arts programmes emphasise the value of learning by practical investigation informed by critical understanding.

Find out more on the Media arts subject area page

Graphic communications with typography with the School of Art and Media

We believe in the persuasive power of typography to give clarity to ideas and help messages communicate.

Here, we develop innovative ideas and concepts in response to design briefs, and solve design problems using words and typography.

Go to the graphic communications subject area page to learn more.

Photography with the School of Art and Media

Our purpose-built environment will enable you to develop a unique and personal visual language via observational or constructed photographic practice.

Developing passions for making, using and analysing images.

Find more information about our photography programmes