Exploring our Research
This page links to the CDT academic department and research Centres or Beacons.
The BxNU Institute is a base for world-class teaching and mentorship in contemporary art practice and research, generated by the dynamic partnership between BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art and Northumbria University.
Northumbria’s Arts department offers a stimulating and dynamic learning environment in which to study flexible, student-orientated courses. Staff are globally-renowned, research-active experts in Fine Art, Performance and Visual Cultures.
Northumbria’s alumni include Apple’s Sir Jonathan Ive, principal designer of the iPad, iPhone and iMac. Our School of Design covers the discipline areas of Industrial Design, Fashion Design and Innovation Design.
Real world impact and enrichment of our dynamic, attractive curriculum are central to our Creative and Cultural Practices Beacon. At the heart of our Beacons lies proven success in exploring innovative practice, informed by world-leading and internationally-excellent research