Events

To celebrate our students’ achievements, we’ve collaborated with alumni, current students and industry partners to bring a series of In Progress live events. These will be panel discussions, live workshops and student led broadcasts all streaming live on our YouTube channel and then archived here for you to watch if you miss them.

STUDENT SPOTLIGHT – Foundation

STUDENT SPOTLIGHT – Foundation

July 22 @ 3:00 pm

Open to all. A series of group interview discussions with graduating students from a range of programmes at Manchester School of Art. These conversations will provide an opportunity for students to talk …

Grant Gibson in discussion with Tim Parsons

Grant Gibson in discussion with Tim Parsons

July 22 @ 3:30 pm

Open to all – On YouTube Grant Gibson discusses with Tim Parsons his path through the design industry, the importance of writing within his practice and his role in academia …

Curator Highlights – Design

Curator Highlights – Design

July 22 @ 3:30 pm

Open to all – On YouTube Laura Feltham, Exhibitions and Events Officer at Manchester Craft and Design Centre, has been asked to select some of her favourite work form the Design Digital Showcase. …

Keynote: Ignacio Acosta and Anna Santomauro

Keynote: Ignacio Acosta and Anna Santomauro

July 22 @ 6:00 pm

Open to all – Ticketed.  With Anna Santomauro (Curator, Arts Catalyst) artist Ignacio Acosta will screen and discuss his recent work in documentary film and photography, that explores the political ecology of mining across …

Bunker Talks – Professor Simon Stephens

Bunker Talks – Professor Simon Stephens

July 24 @ 11:00 am

Open to all. Michael Pinchbeck, Reader in Theatre, interviews internationally-acclaimed playwright, Simon Stephens, Professor of Scriptwriting at Manchester Writing School. Hosted by the Performance Research Cluster at Manchester School of …

STUDENT SPOTLIGHT – Acting

STUDENT SPOTLIGHT – Acting

July 24 @ 3:00 pm

Open to all. A series of group interview discussions with graduating students from a range of programmes at Manchester School of Art. These conversations will provide an opportunity for students to talk …

iSolation20

iSolation20

July 24 @ 4:00 pm

Open to all. Watch here.  As the world becomes physically disconnected, technology has brought us together. By what means do you pull the plug on virtual connection? A short film …

In-Cahoots Q&A and Mini-Screening (Part 3 – Artist Film)

In-Cahoots Q&A and Mini-Screening (Part 3 – Artist Film)

July 24 @ 8:00 pm

Open to all.  In-Cahoots are a film collective and festival team made up of graduating BA Filmmaking students, who are dedicated to pushing independent filmmakers and building a community of …

Our Stories Matter

Our Stories Matter

July 25 @ 4:00 pm

Open to all – watch here. Our Stories Matter is a resource created by Interactive Arts student Bailey Leonard where people share their own personal stories and experiences so those …

More Good Things

More Good Things

July 25 @ 4:30 pm

Open to all. End of year, end of course party for Interactive Arts students, staff and friends.   Non Interactive Arts course members please email h.l.jones@mmu.ac.uk for a Zoom link. 

STUDENT SPOTLIGHT – INTERACTIVE ARTS

STUDENT SPOTLIGHT – INTERACTIVE ARTS

July 29 @ 3:00 pm

Open to all. A series of group interview discussions with graduating students from a range of programmes at Manchester School of Art. These conversations will provide an opportunity for students to talk …

Bunker Talks – Alnoor Mitha

Bunker Talks – Alnoor Mitha

July 31 @ 11:00 am

Open to all. Michael Pinchbeck, Reader in Theatre, interviews Alnoor Mitha, Senior Research Fellow (Asian Cultures), Manchester Metropolitan University, and the Research Centre leader for Asian Cultures. Hosted by the Performance …