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Your guide to the grad show season: The Graduate Listings 2012

Posted by Rebecca Fulleylove,

With only a week left to submit to The Graduates 2012 feature, we thought it might be good to give you the lowdown on the graduate shows happening across the UK this summer. We can almost smell the white emulsion, sticky fixers and sweaty brows quivering in anticipation so make sure check out the exciting work these bright young things have getting up to. Also, if you’d like to submit an undergraduate show for inclusion please send the name of your university, name of the exhibition, dates and location, as well as any relevant links (including Twitter and Facebook), to thegraduates@itsnicethat.com, using the term “listings” in the subject title.


Camberwell University of the Arts

16th June – 23rd June www.camberwell.arts.ac.uk
External (Illustration): 5th July – 11th July www.mixedspecial.com
@ccwlondon / @mixedspecial

Central St. Martins

15th June – 23rd June www.csm.arts.ac.uk

Chelsea College of Art and Design

15th June – 23rd June www.chelsea.arts.ac.uk

London College of Communication

29th – 5th July www.lcc.arts.ac.uk

Goldsmiths University

1st June- 5th June www.gold.ac.uk
External (Design): 1st June – 4th June www.michael2012.co.uk

Kingston University

16th – 23rd June www.kingston.ac.uk
External (Graphic Design): 5th July – 9th July www.takeshape2012.com
External: (Illustration): 3rd July – 7th July www.rare2012.com

University of Westminster

7th June – 12th June www.westminster.ac.uk

Wimbledon College of Art

15th June – 23rd June www.wimbledon.arts.ac.uk


13th June – 14th June www.ravensbourne2012.com

Shillington College (London)

20th July www.shillingtoncollege.co.uk/shillogradshows


Cambridge School of Art

8th June – 14th June www.cambridgeschoolofart.com

Brighton University

9th June – 14th June www.arts.brighton.ac.uk
External (Graphics & Illustration): 5th July – 8th July www.nowwhat2012.com

Norwich University College of the Arts

27th June – 3rd July www.nuca.ac.uk

Winchester School of Art

14th June – 21st June www.southampton.ac.uk

University of Hertfordshire

31st May – 7th June www.biggerdog.co.uk


Arts University College Bournemouth

22nd June – 28th June www.aucb.ac.uk
External (Illustration): 5th July – 9th July www.free-range.org.uk

Bath School of Art and Design

9th June – 17th June www.artbathspa.com
External (Graphic Communications): 28th June – 1st July www.assembly2012.co.uk

Plymouth College of Art

23rd June – 29th June www.plymouthart.ac.uk

Plymouth University

16th June – 29th June www.greekforyoghurt.co.uk

University College Falmouth

15th June – 22nd June www.falmouth.ac.uk

University of the West of England

9th June – 14th June http://www.uwe.ac.uk
External (Illustration): 5th July – 9th July


Birmingham Institute of Art and Design

11th June – 17th June www.bcu.ac.uk

Coventry University College of Art and Design

1st June – 10th June www.coventry.ac.uk
External (Graphics): 28th June – 3rd July www.free-range.org.uk
External (Illustration): 2nd – 10th June www.illustrationnation.webs.com

De Montfort University

15th June – 21st June www.dmu.ac.uk

Loughborough University

15th June – 19th June www.lboro.ac.uk

Nottingham Trent University

25th May – 3rd June www.ntu.ac.uk

Staffordshire University

15th June – 23rd June www.staffs.ac.uk

University of Lincoln

1st June – 15th June www.lincolndegreeshows.co.uk


Bradford School of Art and Media

21st June – 27th June www.artdesign.bradfordcollege.ac.uk

University of Leeds School of Design

18th June – 22nd June www.reveal2012.leeds.ac.uk

Leeds College of Art

15th June – 21st June www.leeds-art.ac.uk

Manchester School of Art

16th June – 20th June www.artdes.mmu.ac.uk

Liverpool School of Art and Design

25th May – 1st June www.ljmu.ac.uk

Shilligton College (Manchester)

19th July www.shillingtoncollege.co.uk

University of Salford

14th June – 17th June www.salford.ac.uk

Newcastle University

2nd June – 16th June www.ncl.ac.uk

Northumbria University

21st June – 29th June www.northumbria.ac.uk


Glasgow School of Art

9th June – 16th June www.gsa.ac.uk

Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art & Design, University of Dundee

19th May – 27th May www.dundee.ac.uk/djcad/degreeshow

Edinburgh School of Art

2nd June – 11th June www.ed.ac.uk

Gray’s School of Art and Design

16th June – 24th June www.rgu.ac.uk


University of Wales, Newport

1st June – 8th June www.newport.ac.uk

Cardiff School of Art and Design

9th June – 15th June www.cardiff-school-of-art-and-design.org

University of Glamorgan

28th May – 3rd June www.designatatrium.co.uk/sixty2degrees


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Posted by Rebecca Fulleylove

Rebecca joined us as an editorial intern after studying at Norwich University College of the Arts. She originally wrote for the site between March and June 2012 and returned in the summer of 2014 for a four-week freelance stint.

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