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Our response to coronavirus

Now, more than ever, the world needs our creativity. Here’s how the UAL community is responding, supporting others and addressing the challenges caused by coronavirus.

Our work


CSM staff set up projects to help the NHS

See how our staff and students have been working to help the NHS and key workers.

Breathing apparatus design project
Medical, hospital, breathing project by Rachel Jane Johnson, MA Interior and Spatial Design, Chelsea College of Arts UAL. Photo by David Poultney.

How can designers respond to coronavirus?

Discover helpful design guides, toolkits and more from the UAL Social Design Institute.

Short courses - webinar series

Don't miss our free talks and tutorials with experts in the creative industry.

CCI Breakout space
CCI staff and students talk in the breakout space the the UAL Creative Computing Institute.

Free online courses in creative computing

Join our courses in creative AI, accessible design and UX and inclusive design.

A student working at a desk surrounded by electronic equipment

Online after school club

Check out our free computer science courses for young people, families and beginners.

A table is filled with post-it notes, Sharpie pens and plans for a project titled: 'Code Breaker'
Students work with the Imperial War Museum on a Talent Works project. Image credit: Sundeep Verdi

Building careers

LCC explores ways it can develop student careers by connecting with businesses and communities.

Our creativity

collage painitng
Erasure, 2020. Acrylic and collage on canvas, H48 in. x W36 in. Sarah Arsenault MA Painting, Camberwell College of Arts

An emotional response

Camberwell, Sarah Arsenault shares her experience of creating in lockdown.

Raeburn shark, handmade

Creativity in isolation

Check out these fantastic creative projects by UAL alumni in lockdown.

bricks on glass plates on top of grass
Garden Quarantine by Lizzie Cardozo - MA Fine Art, Chelsea College of ArtsLizzie Cardozo - MA Fine Art, Chelsea College of Arts

Garden installations

Discover the work of Chelsea student, Lizzie Cardozo - made with found materials in isolation.

Our student's stories

Collection of black and white phogtographs of hands making different signs
Photo diary, Pablo Di Prima, BA Graphic Communication Design graduate

Creativity in this climate

Discover more innovative ideas and projects from our students during the outbreak.

Parlez. Image: Louis Edwards

Securing support: learning from our MBA

See their top tips on getting financial support during the crisis.

Stefan Kaufmann - Day 4, MFA Fine Art, Wimbledon College of Arts 2020
Stefan Kaufmann - Day 4, MFA Fine Art, Wimbledon College of Arts 2020

Experiences in isolation

Explore our student's thoughts of living and working in isolation.

More to explore

Peoples Masks Sewing Challenge
Peoples Masks Sewing Challenge

Our stories

Get stuck into stories about our work, creativity, student's experiences and more during the coronavirus outbreak.

Coronavirus: important information

See our latest advice and support for students and staff during the outbreak.