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July 2017

ELIA Academy

GLAD led a workshop session at the 8th Academy, titled What’s going on Here?  Exploring Elasticity in Teaching and Learning in the Arts, organised by ELIA (European League of Institutes of the Arts) at Central Saint Martin’s, UAL.  After listening to a short description of GLAD’s work, delegates engaged in a World Café style discussion […]


November 2016

GLAD Conference 2017

  GLAD Conference 2017 ‘Exploring Territories: The Changing Landscape of Art & Design Higher Education’ Thursday 6th April 2017 Manchester School of Art, Manchester Metropolitan University One-Day Event starting at 10.30am and finishing at 4.30pm Conference Fee £95 TO BOOK YOUR PLACE CLICK HERE GLAD 2017 Conference Theme The landscape of art and design higher […]


April 2017

GLAD Conference 2017 Keynote Speaker

Details of one of this years keynote speakers, Professor Susan Orr, Dean of Learning, Teaching and Enhancement, University of the Arts London. Teaching Excellence in Art and Design: What is it and who decides? In this keynote Susan will look at art and design education in higher education with a particular focus on the ways our understandings […]


June 2016

Call for Papers – Pedagogic Research Network Event, Coventry

Papers are welcome on any aspect of current pedagogic research in Art, Design and Media from postgraduate research students, post-doctoral researchers and academic staff researchers. Practice based pedagogic research proposals are welcome as well as more traditional / text based work. The process of applying for and engaging in the event is intended to be […]



2016 Conference

  Creative Pedagogies across Disciplines  Traditionally, the GLAD conference has offered an opportunity for the art, design and media community to share ideas and learn about innovative teaching and learning practices. With an increasing national debate on the meaning of excellence in teaching and learning and the introduction of the ‘Teaching Excellence Framework’ later this academic […]



April 2017

Conference Tweets

You can view Tweets made throughout the day  HERE


January 2017

Join the GLAD Community

We wish to encourage continued discourse and interaction among all involved in this sector, so we have created this portal as a means to forge, strengthen and create new links among colleagues both nationally and internationally. To join click here