Heritage Open Days 2018

See behind the scenes of the Old Head Post Office, now beautifully restored as the Sheffield Institute of Arts and explore the 175 year history of Sheffield’s art school. Derelict for twenty years, the Old Head Post Office, fondly remembered by generations of Sheffielders, reopened in 2016 after careful restoration as Sheffield Institute of Arts…

Robots not war

A student project between Sheffield Robotics of the University of Sheffield and the Institute of Arts of Sheffield starring robots as actors was featured on RoboHub. The film has been partially funded by the OnCampUS Placement framework.

‘Life is Beautiful. Always.’ – Virtual Reality experience

‘Life is Beautiful. Always.’ is a virtual reality (VR) experience created as part of an ongoing collaboration with multi-disciplinary expressionist artist, Marcel Schreur. Featuring a cyclical, non-linear narrative, the VR experience presents an emotive, thought provoking and challenging exploration into Schreur’s unique life experience and approach to art practice as a thirty year oral cancer and seven…

On the road – to the Outer Hebrides

Director and Art and Design Research Centre Professor of Film, Virginia Heath and producer Grant Keir of Faction North will screen their short film, Lift Share, at the Edinburgh International Film Festival (EIFF) on the 27th June. Edinburgh International Film Festival offers what the curators collectively describe as “a thrilling showcase of the finest brand-new…