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Friday 29th June 2018

GLAD 21st Annual Conference: Call for Papers

Download the Call for Papers HERE


January 2018

Professor Orr appointed chair of TEF arts subject panel

University of the Arts London (UAL) professor Susan Orr has been appointed Chair for a new pilot Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) subject-level panel for the arts. The appointment comes following an announcement by the Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE) that fifty providers are this year taking part in a pilot exercise to trial […]


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 […]



March 2018

Call for Papers

Click HERE for information on the Call for Papers for GLAD 21st Annual Conference, Friday 29th May 2018 at MMU.

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