Nottingham Shows

Our Summer Show is one of the largest exhibitions of work by final year Art and Design students in the UK. We hosted a series of graduate events here in Nottingham throughout May, June and July.

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Puppet parade, Celebration event 2018

The Nottingham Shows united the creative force of just over 1,300 final year students in subjects spanning:

  • Architecture, Architectural Technology, and Interior Architecture and Design
  • Costume Design and Making, and Theatre Design
  • Decorative Arts
  • Design for Film and Television
  • Fashion Accessory Design, Fashion Design, and Fashion Knitwear Design and Knitted Textiles
  • Fashion Communication and Promotion, Fashion Management, Fashion Marketing and Branding and International Fashion Business
  • Fine Art
  • Graphic Design, and Animation
  • Photography
  • Product Design, and Furniture and Product Design
EventsDate and timeLocationTicket information and more details
Mastered: School of Art & Design Masters Exhibition PreviewTuesday 17 July 2018
5 pm – 8 pm
Bonington building, NTU City Campus, NG1 4GGReserve your place.
Mastered: School of Art & Design Masters Exhibition: Public ViewWednesday 18 – Thursday 26 July 2018
Weekdays, 10 am – 5 pm 
Saturday, 11 am – 3 pm
Closed Sunday
Bonington building, NTU City Campus, NG1 4GGNo admission fee or booking required.
Past events
Fashion Knitwear Catwalk Show and ExhibitionWednesday 23 May 2018, 6 pm and 8.15 pm (two shows)Newton building, NTU City Campus, NG1 4BU 
Fashion Design Catwalk Show and ExhibitionThursday 24 May 2018, 6 pm and 8.15 pm (two shows)Newton building, NTU City Campus, NG1 4BU 
Photography Festival: off the screen29 May – 8 June 2018Newton building, NTU City Campus and various locations across Nottingham.No admission fee or booking required.
Art and Design Summer Show: Celebration EventFriday 1 June 2018, 5 pm – 9 pmBonington, Barnes Wallis, Newton, Waverley and Arkwright buildings, NTU City Campus, NG1 4FQ 
Art and Design Summer Show: Public ViewSaturday 2 – Sunday 10 June 2018:
Weekdays, 10 am – 5 pm 
Weekends 11 am – 3 pm
Bonington, Barnes Wallis, Newton, Waverley and Arkwright buildings, NTU City Campus, NG1 4FQNo admission fee or booking required.

School visits

5 and 6 June 2018NTU City Campusbooking via Schools, Colleges and Community Outreach Team.

Find an open day

We offer exciting and inspiring courses across a wide range of art and design disciplines.

Whether you’re thinking about applying to us, or you’ve already got an offer, coming to an open event is a great chance to get a feel for what life at Nottingham Trent University (NTU) is like. We run a number of open events throughout the year which we gear towards different stages of the application process.

Find an open day.

Still need help?

Summer Show Team
+44 (0)115 848 8268