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Cambridge School of Art

We've been inspiring creativity since 1858. Combining the traditions of the past with the possibilities afforded by the latest technologies, we nurture creativity through experimentation and risk-taking to empower the makers and creators of the future.

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Student work

From fonts to fashion, communal spaces to children's books, our students consistently produce work that receives industry recognition and success in competitions.

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Our people
Award-winning students
Alumni success
Our outstanding alumni
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Creative Showcase

Learn from yesterday, create for tomorrow.

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Degree shows

Our graduating students take part in annual events to celebrate their work and show it to industry, including the undergraduate Secret Showcase, Present digital showcase, and MA shows.

Find out more about our degree shows
How to build your portfolio
Placements and work experience
Our competitions

Our research

A vibrant and supportive community of students, practitioners and academic researchers, we engage with contemporary art and design practice, exploring theoretical, philosophical, political and social themes.

Learn more about our research
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National Saturday Art & Design Club
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