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Research at
Manchester School of Art

大香伊在人线9网站Research is an integral part of the School of Art and our thriving community of researchers consistently demonstrate how creative research can be both exciting and engage with the major cultural and societal issues of the day.

Staff within the School are practicing professionals within their fields 大香伊在人线9网站 regularly exhibiting in major galleries worldwide, engaging with communities to enrich their possibilities, having influence over national policy or exploring new ways of expression through digital technologies.

In the most recent REF, art and design research at Manchester Metropolitan University was for overall research power, with two thirds of our research rated internationally excellent.

We also offer opportunities for postgraduate research degrees大香伊在人线9网站 in art and design and the history and theory of art and design. Our long-standing research programme is highly versatile and can be purely theoretical or a practice led interrogation of creative processes and their outcomes.

大香伊在人线9网站All this experience and knowledge makes an inspiring environment to engage with, whether that be through study or collaboration.

Research Groups

Most School of Art staff belong to at least one Departmental or subject-based Research Group

There are also five cross-discipline theme-based Research Groups in the School of Art



Curious Things

A glimpse into the International Mail Art Archive of Michael Leigh and Hazel Jones

16 Sep 3 Apr

Special Collections Gallery

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Public Lecture

Designing for Mindful Responsibility

13 Jan

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Textile and Place 2020

23 24 Apr

大香伊在人线9网站Manchester School of Art

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大香伊在人线9网站Public Lecture

11 May

Geoffrey Manton Building

大香伊在人线9网站Conference, Wikithon Event and Exhibition

26 27 Jun