12th in the UK for Art

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We’ve been named top in Wales and 12th in the UK for Art – Guardian University guide league tables 2017. http://www.theguardian.com/education/ng-interactive/2016/may/23/university-guide-2017-league-table-for-art

Global Games Jam at NWSAD 

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Last weekend saw 17 students from MDes and BA (Hons) Design: Animation, Visual Effects & Game Art programmes take part in the annual Global Game Jam. The goal of the Game Jam is to bring anyone with an interest in games together and attempt to make a computer or traditional game from start to finish […]

First Prize Oxford University Press for Illustration

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Congratulations to second year Illustration, Graphic Novels & Children’s Publishing students, Tuisku Hiltunen (from Finland) who has won first place in the Oxford University Press Illustration Competition. The brief was to represent the idea of community in a vibrant and cosmopolitan Britain. The judges said of Tusk’s work; We were all delighted with the level of […]

Work/Space Big Move

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For the past two months Artist Emily Speed has been artist in residence at North Wales School of Art & Design. On Wednesday Emily with students from the BA (Hons) Fine Art programme proceeded through Wrexham town with her new artwork. Much to the amusement and interest of passers by, WORK/SPACE was navigated from Regent […]

Artist Bedwyr Williams Fellowship

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Artist Bedwyr Williams spoke of his delight at receiving a Glyndŵr University Wrexham Fellowship as “a proud Clwyd boy”. Artist Bedwyr Williams spoke of his delight at receiving a Glyndŵr University Wrexham Fellowship as “a proud Clwyd boy”. Originally from Old Colwyn, Bedwyr is recognised as one of the UK’s top contemporary artists and was […]