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Creating Conversations

Creating Conversations

Our final year Theatre students are hoping to make a positive impact by combining art and community engagement in Lancaster city on the 9th and 10th of February.

Tim Etchells: MORE NOISE & Table-Top Shakespeare

Tim Etchells: MORE NOISE & Table-Top Shakespeare

Tim Etchells presents his two new shoes during Spring: solo piece MORE NOISE, and Forced Entertainment's Table-Top Shakespeare.

Design for the Internet of Things

Design for the Internet of Things

Imagination is a partner in new interdisciplinary EPSRC Research Hub, which has been awarded £9.8 Million from the EPSRC, to drive forward UK research in the Internet of Things (IoT).

Featured News

Lancaster is ranked 9th in the UK in the Complete University Guide 2016, with Art and Design ranked 3rd, Communication and Media Studies (Film) ranked 4th, and Drama, Dance and Cinematics ranked 7th.

Featured News

Fine art degree show 2015

Lancaster University’s 2015 Fine Art degree show; Unearthed.

Art

Fine Art

Art maintains high standards of provision and resources including purpose built studios with 24/7 access, AV seminar facilities, digital art lab and installation space, fully equipped wood/metal workshop and life-room. All staff are active researchers, either as artists or writers, publishing and exhibiting nationally and internationally.

Design

Design activities are closely linked to ImaginationLancaster, a creative research centre that enables people and organisations to engage with academia in dynamic and creative ways, giving time and space to research and imagine futures.

Film

Film

Film is a rich and fascinating area of academic study. Alongside theoretical, cultural and historical approaches to film, film studies provides a framework for analysing individual films and understanding the techniques of film production in the context of marketing, distribution, exhibition, and consumption. Film staff are internationally recognised researchers.

Theatre

Theatre

Theatre at Lancaster is acknowledged as a UK leader in the study of innovative contemporary performance and its role in culture. Our approach is characterised by both the interrogation of the relationship between theory and practice, and the investigation of drama, theatre and performance of the twentieth and twenty-first centuries.