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  • Tom Dingley Exhibition – Cantor Atrium

    20 Apr 2017 | 8:36 am BST

    Cantor Atrium, Wednesday, May 3 2017 6:30 PM – 9:00 PM Photographer Tom Dingley’s Outcome project captures people from the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT+) community as they are now – as out adults. With each person holding their … Continue reading


  • Sheffield Hallam University's Lab4Living celebrates ten years of success

    19 Apr 2017 | 10:50 am BST


  • National celebration of radio airs in Sheffield

    4 Apr 2017 | 3:42 pm BST


  • Dr Henry Bell

    4 Apr 2017 | 2:32 pm BST


  • Yesterday. Today. Tomorrow.

    4 Apr 2017 | 12:29 pm BST


  • Platform 17 – Exhibition of student and Alumni work

    15 Mar 2017 | 8:53 am GMT


  • Studio Inside – Studio Outside

    15 Mar 2017 | 8:31 am GMT

    As art and design courses settle into their new studios at HPO, it has become increasingly apparent how influential educational studios are. Each teaching discipline demands a different kind of space. Each discipline uses the space differently. Space and its … Continue reading


  • GRICE IVORIES: Research Student speaks to BBC Radio Sheffield about Grice Ivories exhibition

    14 Mar 2017 | 10:22 am GMT

    PhD student Amelia Knowlson has been working with Weston Park Museum on the new Stories from the East: The Grice Ivories exhibition which opened this weekend. Amelia spoke to Rony Robinson about the 3D scanning method she has been using … Continue reading


  • CATALYST: Sheffield Says project featured on Radio Sheffield

    14 Mar 2017 | 10:19 am GMT

    Sheffield Says, a Catalyst Festival of Creativity project, has been featured on BBC Radio Sheffield. Patrick McEntaggart, project lead, was a guest along with two students on BBC Radio Sheffield talking about the installation which is a giant ‘S’ in … Continue reading


  • Opening of Solar Exhibition – Tonight

    14 Mar 2017 | 9:07 am GMT


  • Arts and Cultural Management MA celebrates 21st Anniversary

    10 Mar 2017 | 4:24 pm GMT

    Our pioneering postgraduate course in arts management is celebrating its 21st anniversary. MA Arts and Cultural Management was one of the first courses in the UK to cater for undergraduates looking to build a career in the fledgling creative industries sector. … Continue reading


  • Walk at the speed of light with new mobile app for Sheffield

    10 Mar 2017 | 4:19 pm GMT

    A new mobile app will give people in Sheffield the chance to explore the Solar System without even leaving the city. Solar: Walking at the Speed of Light is an interactive app released 8 March conceived by Sheffield Hallam University’s … Continue reading


  • Film makers of the future visit Hallam for private lecture by MA Film Making course leader

    10 Mar 2017 | 3:52 pm GMT

    Last year MA Film Making Course Leader, Colin Pons, used his film making expertise as part of a judging panel which encouraged young people to produce a short film which highlighted the dangers of smoking. In the competition, developed by … Continue reading


  • HKDI and SHAPE students won the 18th Hong Kong Jewellery Design Competition

    8 Mar 2017 | 12:54 pm GMT

    The competition was jointly organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), Hong Kong Jewellers’ & Goldsmiths’ Association, Hong Kong Jewellery & Jade Manufacturers Association, Hong Kong Jewelry Manufacturers’ Association and Diamond Federation of Hong Kong, China. A total … Continue reading


  • BCFA Student Clinics at Sheffield Institute of Arts

    24 Feb 2016 | 09:35am UTC

    On the 24th January seven representatives of BCFA (The British Contract Furnishing Association) members took part in a day of meetings with third year students from the Product & Furniture Design BA course at the Sheffield Institute of Arts.


  • SIA students explore Fashion & Freedom.

    20 Feb 2017 | 11:21 am UTC

    Two of our fashion students have joined leading designers in an exciting and inspiring exhibition which sees some of today′s leading female fashion designers explore the impact the First World War had on the changing role of women and fashion.Continue reading here


  • Former Deputy Prime Minister takes part in student project

    14 Feb 2017 | 12:40 pm GMT


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    Former Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg visited the University to take part in a ‘Question Time’ style event as part of a student project. Design student Jasmine Welsh set-up the event, held at Hallam’s Sheffield Institute of Arts, to support her project aimed at encouraging young people and students to show an interest in politics. Coverage has appeared in the


  • EcoChic Design Awards 2017

    14 Feb 2017 | 12:37 pm GMT


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    On 19 January 2017, Sheffield Hallam University hosted a fee event for staff and students, it’s aim was to inspire through the positive power of fashion. The event was organised by Redress in collaboration with host, Sheffield Institute of the Arts at Sheffield Hallam University. As the only UK university hosting the academy, Sheffield Hallam University is part of a network of institutes across Asia, Europe,


  • GRAD TALK 2017- Journalism, Media & PR

    14 Feb 2017 | 12:05 pm GMT


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    Congratulations to the 15 Communications Graduates who attended this year’s Journalism, Media & PR Grad Talk on 8th February.  The Graduates met with PVC Roger Eccleston at a reception event where they received their certificates.  The reception was followed by a presentation by each of the students to share their top employment tips with current Journalism, PR and Media Students


  • Sheffield screening Huw Wahl’s film ‘Action Space’

    14 Feb 2017 | 11:58 am GMT


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    Sheffield Hallam University hosted a screening of Huw Wahl’s film ‘Action Space’ as part of The Gravity Programme Founder Ken Turner and his wife Mary Turner in 1968, Action Space used large inflatable sculptures to create interventions into public spaces. By bringing together artists, performers, dancers, painters and musicians, the movement sought to produce cultural democratic spaces for art, education and creative play


  • I am not a decorator by Lisa Watts

    14 Feb 2017 | 11:20 am GMT


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    Lisa Watts brings her playful craft of performance to Sheffield Institute of Arts This exhibition is a series of live actions which happen in the gallery over three weeks. The actions transform everyday materials, such as kitchen roll, bin liners and bird seed into magical events. It also has a video installation where the everyday materials and objects become magical.


  • Catalyst Celebration Event

    14 Feb 2017 | 10:35 am GMT


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    A Celebration event took place at the Sheffield Institute of Arts building in January, to mark the close of the Catalyst Festival. Sheffield Hallam University’s Catalyst: Festival of Creativity has seen a spectacular array of creative projects carried out across the city throughout 2016 as part of The Year of Making. Through exhibition, performance, poetry, illustration, talks and public workshops, Catalyst


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