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North East Wedding Photographers

Nov 20 2017
Trawling google for North East wedding photographers can be a long task. We are often asked to recommend students bec...
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What’s on in North East 2017

Nov 20 2017
Looking for North East activities for the remainder of 2017? We’ve selected some key events that we think you should ...
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Why study a foundation diploma after A-Levels?

Nov 14 2017
If you’re thinking of studying art and design at university after A-Level study, did you know that there is a o...
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Atik Vintage

Nov 14 2017
Two former Cleveland College of Art and Design (CCAD) students have embarked on a career in high end retail and are n...
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CCAD Middlesbrough // Video October 2017

Oct 16 2017
Check out the latest video of the facilities and learning environment at CCAD Middlesbrough. Marketing’s Russ a...
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Alumni Spotlight // Sam Dunn – Graphics and A-Level Photography

Oct 09 2017Hartlepool-born freelance illustration artist Sam Dunn, 27, studied for a diploma in graphic design and an A-level in...
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What’s on // Staithes Festival of Arts and Heritage

Sep 07 2017
The weekend of the 9th and 10th September 2017 sees the return of the Staithes Festival of Art & Heritage. Over t...
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What’s On // Mandascat work features in Hartlepool Waterfront Festival

Sep 02 2017If you’ve been wondering where you’ve seen the distinctive design on this year’s Hartlepool Waterfr...
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Triple A student Caroline celebrates A-Level success

Aug 17 2017Our students here at CCAD Middlesbrough have achieved a series of amazing results in A-levels and BTEC Extended Diplo...
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Adult Learners Week: Alexandra Mineham

Jun 26 2017
Last but no means least in our Adult Learners series, we caught up with Alexandra Mineham, one of our mature students...
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Adult Learners Week: Bob Peel

Jun 19 2017As this week is Adult Learners week, we caught up with some of our students who came back into education to re-ignite...
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CCAD Summer Show 2017

Jun 16 2017The annual summer show at Cleveland College of Art and Design (CCAD) in Middlesbrough has once again celebrated the f...
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Alumni: Danny Lowe Showcased at Saatchi Gallery

May 09 2017
Danny Lowe is an industry known, respected photographer who studied with us at Cleveland College of Art and Design. N...
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CCAD Students Shortlisted for Photography Competition with Bowes Museum

May 02 2017A huge congratulations are in order for two CCAD photography students who have made it to the shortlist for a competi...
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Justgiving page set up to help alumnus Sami Hogg

Apr 04 2017
A justgiving page has been created for CCAD alumnus, Sami Hogg who has unfortunately suffered sight-loss due to havin...
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Students visit Sir Ridley Scott Exhibition

Mar 30 2017
Staff and students got the chance to visit the fantastic The Word: The National Centre for the Written Word, in South...
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Lecturer visits Kestrel Seven

Mar 23 2017
Our very own Amanda White, has been making waves in the illustration world, internationally, for some time now, with ...
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Photography students work with Ageing Better Middlesbrough

Mar 20 2017Photography students from Cleveland College of Art and Design (CCAD) have been inspired by a generation spanning 76 y...
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CCAD AWARDED GRANT TO FURTHER SAFEGUARD STUDENTS

Mar 05 2017
The Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE) Catalyst Fund has awarded a grant of £19,000 to Cleveland Co...
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CCAD Student Spotlight: Alexandra Serafin Johnson

Feb 20 2017We have some amazing students here at Cleveland College of Art and Design! We caught up with Alexandra Serafin Johnso...
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GRAPHICS STUDENTS HIT HOME WITH STOP SMOKING MESSAGE

Jan 23 2017Graphic design students at Cleveland College of Art & Design (CCAD) in Middlesbrough have been using their creati...
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Art and Design Students’ Work Selling Like Hot Cakes in Croft Interiors!

Jan 19 2017
Amongst the beautiful independent shops scattered along the high street in Stokesley, lives Croft Interiors; a beauti...
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CCAD Student Set for Oxford University!

Jan 19 2017
Art Foundation student, Helena Greening, has bagged a place at the very prestigious, Oxford University, to study BA (...
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Staff Spotlight: Alyson Agar

Jan 16 2017
We have some amazing staff teaching at here at CCAD, so naturally we want to show them off! We grabbed a chat with ar...
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Exhibition Round Up 2017

Jan 10 2017
 This year is jam packed with cool exhibitions and openings and as we all know, the North East is always buzzing with...
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STUDENTS AND STAFF ‘JUMP’ AT THE CHANCE TO WEAR FESTIVE KNITS FOR CHARITY

Dec 16 2016Staff and students at a north east arts college are feeling festive and showing off their best jolly jumpers, all in ...
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Alumni: Illustrator Bethany Wood

Dec 12 2016
We caught up with Illustration for Commercial Application and Interactive Media Alumni Beth Wood. Born in 1993 and ba...
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Raising Funds for Poppy Appeal

Nov 21 2016
Last week, Stuart Featherstone from Recruitment, organised a 2 minute silence to show respect for Armistice Day and a...
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LEADING ART AND DESIGN SCHOOL ENCOURAGES STUDENTS TO DISCOVER THEIR POTENTIAL AT OPEN DAY

Nov 14 2016Students hoping to be the next Alexander McQueen, Mario Testino or Antony Gormley can check out the latest courses on...
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Illustration BA(hons) Alumni Matti Walker’s Killer Illustrations

Oct 18 2016
(pun very much intended!) As Halloween is looming we thought these brilliant illustrations by BA (Hons) Illustration ...
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10 Halloween Pumpkin Ideas!

Oct 18 2016
Halloween is just around the spooky corner and we’re so excited! As an art college we love finding new and crea...
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Phil Illingworth: Apocalpyso Exhibition

Oct 11 2016
On Septemeber 29th, Phil Illingworth’s exhibition, Apocalypso arrived at Platform A gallery in Middlesbrough. Illingw...
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Alumni: Lizzy Drennan

Oct 06 2016
Foundation Illustration Alumni, Lizzy Drennan, has been making waves right across the country with her incredible ske...
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CCAD Student Recognised by Stars

Oct 04 2016
(BTech) Fine Art student, David Lee Rogers is pretty #instafamous with almost 50,000 followers on his Instagram accou...
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LEARN THE ART OF MILLINERY AT FESTIVAL OF THRIFT WORKSHOP

Sep 12 2016Fans of fascinators can learn the art of hat making and make the most of their millinery skills as part of a workshop...
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DESIGN WORKSHOPS INVITES YOUNG ARTISTS TO GET CREATIVE

Sep 08 2016Cleveland College of Art and Design (CCAD) is offering children and young people the chance to develop their love of ...
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CCAD GRADUATES HELP TO CREATE STUNNING ART INSTALLATIONS FOR HISTORIC STABLE BLOCK AT FESTIVAL OF THRIFT

Sep 08 2016Three former students from Cleveland College of Art and Design (CCAD) are taking part in a project to create a series...
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STUDENTS ELEANOR AND ROBYN LEAD THE WAY WITH OUTSTANDING RESULTS FROM TOP ART AND DESIGN COLLEGE

Aug 18 2016Students and staff from a specialist art and design college in the north east are celebrating after achieving a serie...
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YOUNG CREATIVES DISPLAY THEIR TALENTS AT SUMMER SHOW

Jun 18 2016
The future generation of artists and designers put their talents in the spotlight as the annual summer show at Clevel...
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FASHION DESIGNER INSPIRES YOUNG CREATIVE ON VISIT HOME

May 19 2016A final year fashion student from a specialist art and design college in the north east, looking to pursuing a career...
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ART COLLEGE WAS THE FOUNDATION FOR SUCCESS FOR FORMER STUDENTS

May 11 2016Two former students from a leading north east art and design college have used their foundation studies as a stepping...
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SUCCESS LEADS TO SECOND ART EXHIBITION FOR PINK STEAM

May 03 2016A collaboration of young art students and north east artists has led to a second exhibition by arts and music company...
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UK Quality Mark for Cleveland College of Art and Design

May 03 2016The Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education (QAA) has confirmed the quality and standards of provision at Cleve...
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Tour de Yorkshire photography tips

Apr 27 2016The Tour de Yorkshire comes to Middlesbrough for its final day in the second year of this legacy race, and to make th...
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Summer Show 16 dates announced!

Apr 07 2016Once again we will be opening our doors in June to celebrate the achievements of our students with a summer show!
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Foundation alumni Nick Kennedy holds solo show

Mar 17 2016Foundation graduate Nick Kennedy is set to present a significant new body of works on paper, in his first solo show f...
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HND launches at CCAD Middlesbrough

Mar 17 2016If you are looking to excel in a profession such as interior design, exhibition, product design and design engineerin...
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CCAD sponsor Teesslide

Mar 04 2016
We are extremely excited to announce that a giant water slide is coming to Flatts Lane Country Park in May! We can co...
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Foundation graduate profile Ben Benoliel

Feb 16 2016CCAD foundation diploma alumnus, Ben Benoliel is an industry renowned fashion photographer. Having worked with some o...
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FULL STEAM AHEAD FOR ONE NIGHT ART EXHIBITION

Feb 02 2016Students from Cleveland College of Art & Design (CCAD) have collaborated with new arts and music company Pink Ste...
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Claire Barrow interview

Jan 26 2016Claire Barrow is a fashion designer fêted for her hand-painted unisex leather designs has been interviewed as part of...
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Naughty Dog invited to Best of British Open Call at Liberty London

Jan 15 2016Congratulations to Diane Watson, course leader of BTEC Fashion and Textiles who has been invited to Liberty London to...
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STUDENTS AND STAFF SHOW OFF THEIR JOLLY JUMPERS FOR CHARITY

Dec 18 2015
Staff and students at a north east arts college are feeling festive and showing off their best jolly jumpers, all in ...
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Visual arts exhibit @ House of Blah Blah

Dec 09 2015The beginning of December saw a collaboration project between all courses in the school of Visual Arts at both of our...
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Creative Arts in EBacc

Nov 13 2015
The Government has announced their plans for a new school league table which excludes creative subjects. The new Engl...
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DRAWING MANIA FOR INTERNATIONAL ARTS FESTIVAL

Nov 03 2015
Students from a specialist art and design college joined north east artists in a four-day drawing event as part of th...
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Halloween inspiration 2015

Oct 30 2015Not long now until Halloween! As it has been half term this week. We started preparing a week early! Below are some i...
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The Big Draw

Oct 19 2015
CCAD Middlesbrough  hosts ‘The Drawing Room’ as part of the world’s biggest drawing festival with visiting artists, s...
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GRAFFITI HITS HARTLEPOOL STREETS

Oct 15 2015Students from a north east specialist art and design college have descended on Hartlepool’s Historic Headland and too...
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GRAPHIC DESIGN STUDENTS BLEND SCIENCE AND SEASONAL GREETINGS TO WIN FESTIVE CHALLENGE

Oct 15 2015Two graphic design students from Cleveland College of Art and Design (CCAD) have won a creative challenge to design a...
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Alyson Agar exhibits at House of Blah Blah

Oct 08 2015Following on from Alyson’s summer exhibition in Berlin, the popular CCAD lecturer is set to exhibit at Middlesb...
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London Fashion Week SS16

Oct 08 2015It is almost time for London Fashion Week SS16. To celebrate the second best thing to happen in the UK Fashion world ...
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Results 2015

Aug 13 2015Cleveland College of Art & Design in Middlesbrough has maintained its record of a 100 per cent BTEC pass rate for...
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The Case for Culture North East

Aug 03 2015The North East Culture Partnership (NECP) has launched the Case for Culture North East project, which will set out an...
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Tees Valley declares its intent to bid to become 2025 UK City of Culture

Jul 31 2015Tees Valley declares its intent to bid to become 2025 UK City of Culture with a special announcement by a carefully s...
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Five things we’re looking forward to at SIRF 15

Jul 30 2015Stockton International Riverside Festival is here! If you have never been before it is four days packed with street t...
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TEXTILES STUDENT TO STUDY AT AMSTERDAM FASHION INSTITUTE

Jul 06 2015A fashion student from a CCAD is celebrating receiving a place at the prestigious Amsterdam Fashion Institute after g...
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Summer Show Success for Students

Jun 22 2015Around 200 talented students from Cleveland College of Art & Design (CCAD) have revealed their artistic flair and...
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From Photoshop To Vintage Tailoring, College Launches Creative Courses For All Tastes

Apr 27 2015CCAD has launched a programme of professional short courses for people of all ages and abilities, for the opportunity...
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Industry Expert Wowed By Students Winning 3D Design

Apr 20 2015  Students Catherine Beckett and Louisa Heywood from CCAD have seriously impressed a creative agency from London...
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Saturday Club

Mar 17 2015We are delighted to offer exciting  Saturday art and design workshops for those who are at primary and secondary scho...
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Ways to study at CCAD

Mar 17 2015Here at CCAD we offer a variety of ways to study with us! We offer students the opportunity to study in ways which ar...
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Top of the League!

Jan 29 2015Cleveland College of Art & Design is once again celebrating as the specialist art and design college was named th...
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House of Blah Blah

Oct 16 2014CREATIVE students are to be given the opportunity to make a show of themselves at a new arts venue on Teesside. Cleve...
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The Choral Drawing Project

Oct 16 2014A RENOWNED artist has students on a roll after creating dice drawings for a public exhibition.   Working with Cl...
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Big Bang Competition 2014

Oct 16 2014A YOUNG designer has made a big bang after wowing judges at a national science fair. First year Cleveland College of ...
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Jamie Keenan, Middlesbrough Test Town Initiative

Oct 08 2014A NORTH East art student has snapped up an opportunity to exhibit his illustrations across the country after being di...
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Local Growth Fund

Jul 08 2014COUNCIL leaders in Hartlepool today (7 July) welcomed news that the town is set to benefit from the Government’s Loca...
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Margaret Mineham retires

Jul 03 2014
AN educator in the arts is ready to retire for the second time after 40 years at a North East college. Margaret Mineh...
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Creative Kids Summer Club

Jun 16 2014
Course Title:       Creative Kids Summer Club (6-12 years) DAY:                      Friday TIME:                   1...
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Robert Lindo Access

Jun 16 2014A FORMER cinema usher is shining a new light on his artistic talents after discovering the benefits of adult learning...
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Julie Wilkerson Access

Jun 16 2014AN empty nester is filling the void in her life by rekindling her love of art. Mature student Julie Wilkerson, of Dar...
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Bob Peel Access

Jun 16 2014A WAGON driver who suffered a permanent disability following an industrial accident is focusing on a new career as a ...
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Kathleen Sowerby Access

Jun 16 2014AN unemployed mum who was housebound with severe agoraphobia is opening doors to a new life after discovering her hid...
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Peter Holmes Access

Jun 16 2014A RETIRED construction manager is building a new career path after a major health scare drew him back to his love of ...
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Jonpaul Addison wins governors award

Jun 16 2014ARTIST Jonpaul Addison ended up putting his family on a pedestal as he explored life through his art.
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Lauren Vitty Principal’s Award Winner

Jun 16 2014LIFE is beginning to add up for a student who has battled a life-long struggle with numbers to develop her true talen...
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FE Summer Show

May 30 2014
CCAD Middlesbrough’s annual further education summer show will be taking place at Green Lane, Middlesbrough bet...
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Carnival theme for summer show 14

May 30 2014FANTASY figures and colourful creatures are set to give a carnival welcome to hundreds of guests at a leading art col...
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Jamie Tyerman Sports Photography

May 14 2014BTEC Photography student Jamie Tyerman saw his dream of pursuing a sports photography career become a reality when he...
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Upcycling with Teesside Hospice

Mar 10 2014ENTREPRENEURIAL young designers have embarked upon a charity challenge to transform castaway clothing into kitchen co...
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Young textiles duo through to national fashion textiles competition final

Feb 20 2014A DYNAMIC design duo have fashioned their way into the finals of a UK-wide textile art contest. Cleveland College of ...
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Niven Architects help students build futures

Feb 17 2014STUDENTS are developing designs on their futures thanks to the support of one of the region’s leading architects. Liv...
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CCAD performance league tables 2014

Feb 03 2014We are delighted that once again Cleveland College of Art & Design is top of the performance tables in the Tees V...
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Set Store

Feb 03 2014A DESIGN entrepreneur has ‘Set’ his sights on global success with his own streetwear label. Cleveland College of Art ...
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Former fine artist becomes book illustrator

Feb 03 2014AN artistic student has illustrated his talents in the world of fantasy literature. CCAD Middlesbrough former BTEC fi...
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BTEC Textiles student shows entrepreneurial skills

Dec 09 2013A YOUNG designer is setting out her stall to becoming a business entrepreneur. Cleveland College of Art & Design ...
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Christmas holidays 2013

Dec 06 2013
On behalf of the governors, Principal, staff and students of Cleveland College of Art & Design we would like to w...
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Hatrick of CCAD graduates work for Servicepoint

Dec 05 2013A PREMIER print company has duplicated its staffing success after turning to a local art college for new recruits. Se...
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Abbie Killen shortlisted for Young Designer of the Year 2013

Dec 03 2013A DYNAMIC dressmaker has proved herself to be a cut above after being named as a runner up in the finals of the UK’s ...
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Pencil and Paper Exhibition

Oct 04 2013A TALENTED design duo drawn together by their love of art have illustrated their artistic partnership with a joint ex...
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Fabrick textiles installation

Sep 20 2013DESIGN students have illuminated the offices of a Teesside housing group with a light centric textile art display. Th...
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Psyche Young Designer of the Year 2013

Jul 01 2013A TALENTED young designer showed she was a laser cut above the rest after her leather creations earned her a prestigi...
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Amanda Smith Award

May 17 2013Amanda Smith, from Hartlepool who teaches at Cleveland College of Art & Design (CCAD) has been awarded a Distinct...
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Access to Higher Education

May 13 2013
The course is designed to give opportunities for those returning to education or those who do not think they have the...
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FE Summer Show

Apr 30 2013
CCAD Middlesbrough’s annual further education summer show will be taking place at Green Lane, Middlesbrough bet...
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League tables 2013

Jan 24 2013We are delighted that once again Cleveland College of Art & Design is top of the performance tables in the Tees V...
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Naughty Dog

Jan 24 2013Pictured: The Cushion created for Gok Wan which he tweeted to all of his twitter followers. A TEXTILE designer is goi...
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Illustrations for Childrens Books

Jan 22 2013A NORTH EAST writer is drawing on the talents of local designers to help illustrate her first children’s story books.
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Foundation jet2 commission

Jan 16 2013A TALENTED photographer is hoping to see his career soar after landing a high flying commission for an international ...
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Portfolio advice day in association with UAL

Jan 16 2013
  Cleveland College of Art & Design students Caitlin Brame, 17, of Northallerton, Adam Shaw, 20, of Stockton...
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Portfolio Advice Day 2012

Jan 07 2013
Cleveland College of Art and Design hosting event at mima for students interested in studying the arts Cleveland Coll...
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CCAD staff awarded MBEs

Jan 02 2013
IT’S a double celebration for a North East art college after two long serving members of staff were named in the Quee...
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Bus update

Dec 09 2012
As from Monday 10th December 2012, the buses which take students to CCAD Middlesbrough will no longer be operated by ...
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Half term at Stewart’s Park

Nov 05 2012YOUNG designers have crafted an arts workshop for looked after children on Teesside.
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jack williamson

Nov 05 2012A HIGH flying student from the UK’s most esteemed public school has returned to study in the North East in a quest to...
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Gothic horror 2012

Nov 05 2012
ARTS students delved into their dark sides to stage a major exhibition with a haunting theme.
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Joe Cole award 2012

Nov 05 2012A BRIGHT future is in the frame for a talented artistic photographer after he snapped up a prestigious award.
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Lesley Travers

Oct 15 2012A SET designer’s career has reached a crescendo after using his creative skills in one of the most iconic buildings i...
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Hannah Johnson wins award

Oct 15 2012  A YOUNG artist who discovered her talent at nursery is being tipped for the top after winning an annual award.
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Jack Harrison

Sep 20 2012AN acclaimed young photographer is appealing for people to help him complete a record breaking challenge as he exhibi...
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Results 2012

Aug 16 2012Once again this summer we were celebrating our outstanding exam success with a record 100 per cent student pass rate.
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The Craft Project

Jul 16 2012
            Thanks to a bid Cleveland College of Art & Design secured with The Arts...
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Jake creates output

Jul 09 2012A DESIGN graduate has created an ‘output’ for youth culture on Teesside with the launch of a new student magazine.
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International learners

Jul 09 2012A NORTH EAST College is developing a network of worldwide learners as foreign students are drawn to study art. Clevel...
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Psyche Young Designer of the Year 2012

Jun 29 2012A CUTTING edge designer has received a major accolade from the one of the region’s top fashion retailers. Cleveland C...
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Charlotte Wood

May 23 2012A PROMISING North East student has found her ‘Voice’ after securing a placement with a designer to one of the country...
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Adult learners week 2012

May 15 2012
FREE taster session for adults on Thursday 17th May, 1pm-3pm at CCAD’s Green Lane campus, Middlesbrough. ARTISTIC des...
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From Folio Shop to Top Shop!

Apr 30 2012Megan McCullow and Laura Must with the adoptable animals which were sold at folio in Church Square, Hartlepool and al...
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Charlotte Wood wins the Clothes Show Young Designer of the Year!

Jan 16 2012Cleveland College of Art & Design fashion student Charlotte Wood triumphed over 50,000 other entries in the prest...
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