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The Northern School of Art: Arts Practice

Institution The Northern School of Art
Department Higher Education
Telephone 01642 288 888
Study type Taught


Arts Practice focuses on strengthening theory and contemporary practice. The programme encourages you to explore, understand and consolidate, where your arts practice is or may be positioned. Through engaging with conceptual and critical thinking, technical understanding and advance approaches, you are encouraged to consider your position within the wider context of the arts world and creative industries.

Joining the exciting community of art practitioners in this region, you will be working alongside art graduates from different disciplines and backgrounds. The interdisciplinary approach reflects the contemporary and historical practice in relation to local, national and international culture and critical theory. The programme provides a balance of advanced practice, theory and technical development through a series of lectures, seminars and cross-disciplinary collaborations.

The programme gives you the opportunity to develop your individual specialist practice, technically honing and developing existing skills, while having access to a resources School wide in multidisciplinary exploration and exchange. Opportunities for engagement with commissions, exhibition, curation, live brief, awards and fund-raisers as you develop your professional profile Throughout the programme, you will develop and refine specialist practice, while building a solid understanding of the creative sector and your place within it.

he focus of this Masters Degree is your design work, within a range of creative disciplines and your approach to researching and realising your commercial opportunities. Using this degree as a stepping stone to starting your own business or establishing a professional practice.

This masters degree offers fantastic facilities that will enhance the skills of students working in varying industries.

Such as

• Multi-media • Graphics • 3D Design • Fashion • Surface & Interior Design • Textiles • Fashion • Costume

Master of Art - MArt

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