StatementWe are one of the oldest established art and design institutions in the UK - we've been teaching creative courses since 1843. As an art school for the 21st century we emphasise creative thinking through making. Our excellent workshops, lab facilities and studio spaces enable you to work in a highly creative environment surrounded by other artists and designers.
We have one of the UK’s most respected art and design research centres and our leading academics are internationally recognised experts. All of our art and design courses are led and supported by specialist teachers and technicians who help provide a rich learning experience.
We are committed to helping you reach your creative potential and preparing you for a successful career in the creative industries.
Our Jewellery & Metalwork course equips you with the skills you need to pursue a career as a designer/maker, either in self-employment or as part of an established team. Our students join an established community of designer-makers and learners based in a series of well-equipped specialist workshops.
• Learn from nationally and internationally renowned practitioners with a range of professional experience.
• Develop your skills in large and well-equipped specialist and general workshops.
• Benefit from strong links with the Sheffield jewellery and metalwork industry.
• Attend field trips to galleries, exhibitions and studios in UK and Europe.
Jenny Hutton, Course Leader
Jeff Durber, Collaborative Course Leader (SHU/SHAPE Hong Kong Design Institute).
Maria Hanson, Reader in Jewellery & Metalwork, MA/MFA Course Leader
Alison Counsell, Admissions Tutor
Exhibition 21 Jan 2020 - 22 Jan 2020 Sheffield Hallam University. MA & MFA Design Exhibition 2020.
Exhibition 26 Jun 2019 - 29 Jun 2019 Sheffield Hallam University. BA Degree Show 2019 in London.
Exhibition 15 Jun 2019 - 21 Jun 2019 Sheffield Hallam University. BA Degree Show 2019.
Open call 04 Oct 2018 - 14 Oct 2018 Open Call: Position for a Technician to Support the Creative Arts Team at Sheffield Hallam University.
Exhibition 09 Jun 2018 - 22 Jun 2018 Sheffield Institute of Arts, Degree Show 2018.
Meeting 07 Jul 2017 - 09 Jul 2017 20:20 Visions Conference.
Exhibition 10 Jun 2017 - 23 Jun 2017 Sheffield Institute of Arts. Degree Show 2017.
Open call 28 Apr 2017 - 14 May 2017 Position for a Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in Jewellery and Metalwork at Sheffield Hallam University.
Open call 14 Nov 2016 - 20 Jan 2017 20:20 Visions Conference. Call for Papers.
Exhibition 29 Jun 2016 - 02 Jul 2016 Sheffield Hallam University. Graduation Degree Show 2016.
Exhibition 24 Jun 2015 - 27 Jun 2015 New Designers Business Design Centre.
Exhibition 13 Jun 2015 - 19 Jun 2015 Sheffield Institute of Arts Degree Show 2015.
Exhibition 03 May 2013 - 31 May 2013 Stain-Less.
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