Our degree shows

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The Cambridge School of Art Undergraduate Degree Show represents the culmination of three years of study for our undergraduates. Over 200 graduating artists display their talents to the public as they prepare to enter the world of work. The show is financially supported by Anglia Ruskin University's Arts Council.

Degree Show 2018

This year's degree show will take place in Ruskin Gallery, Cambridge, from 8-16 June 2018. More details will be made available beforehand.

Degree Show 2017

Last year's show 'The Bee's Knees' took place in Ruskin Gallery and surrounding studios from 9-17 June 2017, with a private view in the evening of Thursday 8 June. There was also a special screening of Film and Television Production and Illustration and Animation student work in the Cambridge Arts Picturehouse on Thursday 8 June, and a Fashion Show at the Cambridge Junction on Thursday 14 June (video below).


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MA Degree Show

This postgraduate end-of-course exhibition marks an important stage of personal and professional development, showcasing final art and design works underpinned by rigorous research and experimentation in different fields. The exhibition makes a significant contribution to the arts in the city, offering the public an opportunity to engage with new work by artists and designers working at an advanced level.

The 2017 show 'Flare' took place in Ruskin Gallery, Cambridge, from 8 - 14 September.

You can watch the video from the 2016 show 'Ekstasis' below, and see images from previous shows on the official MA Show website.


MA Children's Book Illustration Graduation Show

This show is an opportunity for children’s book publishers and agents from all over the world to view and option work by students on our unique MA Children’s Book Illustration course.

The 2018 exhibition takes place at Candid Gallery, 3-5 Torrens Street, London from 13-17 February 2018, before returning to the Ruskin Gallery on our Cambridge campus from 22 February - 3 March 2018.   Visit the official website.