Two former students from a leading north east art and design college have used their foundation studies as a stepping stone to success and are now making waves in the illustration and fashion photography business. Jam... Read More


A collaboration of young art students and north east artists has led to a second exhibition by arts and music company Pink Steam Production, which will run for one month. Following the success of the Pink Steam one ni... Read More

UK Quality Mark for Cleveland College of Art and Design

The Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education (QAA) has confirmed the quality and standards of provision at Cleveland College of Art and Design (CCAD) following its review in February. A team of QAA reviewers visi... Read More

Halloween inspiration 2015

Not long now until Halloween! As it has been half term this week. We started preparing a week early! Below are some inspiration for your pumpkin carvings this year – brought to you by the internet! Read More

The Case for Culture North East

The North East Culture Partnership (NECP) has launched the Case for Culture North East project, which will set out an ambitious vision for cultural development in the North East over the next 15 years, informed and sh... Read More

Tees Valley declares its intent to bid to become 2025 UK City of Culture

Tees Valley declares its intent to bid to become 2025 UK City of Culture with a special announcement by a carefully selected Task and Finish Group. The Task and Finish Group made up of representatives from Tees Valley... Read More

Five things we’re looking forward to at SIRF 15

Stockton International Riverside Festival is here! If you have never been before it is four days packed with street theatre, circus, dance and music. With the added benefit of providing the audiences of thousands a gl... Read More

Summer Show Success for Students

Around 200 talented students from Cleveland College of Art & Design (CCAD) have revealed their artistic flair and celebrated their dazzling designs at the opening night of the College’s summer show. Read More

From Photoshop To Vintage Tailoring, College Launches Creative Courses For All Tastes

CCAD has launched a programme of professional short courses for people of all ages and abilities, for the opportunity to learn a new skill or develop an artistic flair. From textile art and machine sewing, to bookbind... Read More

Saturday Club

We are delighted to offer exciting  Saturday art and design workshops for those who are at primary and secondary school! These workshops encourage young peoples love for art and design and allow them to learn in a ded... Read More