Featured research stories
Welcome to UAL Research Season March 1-31
Explore UAL's Research Season 22 programme. Join us in exploring the many ways our community are critically engaging with themes around Earth and Equity: integrating environmental and racial justice through their research and Knowledge Exchange.
Restorative justice through lifelong learning: the meaning of co-design and creative projects in prisons
UAL projects with the prison sector over the past decade have consistently demonstrated the potential for design and creativity to develop life skills, promote wellbeing and empower people within our most marginalised communities.
Best Green Fashion Film champions sustainable fishskin craft
Elisa Palomino is a researcher at UAL Centre for Sustainable Fashion and Senior Lecturer on BA Fashion Print at Central Saint Martins. Her short film Preservation of Hezhen fish skin tradition through fashion higher education has won the Best Green Fashion Film award at the Fashion Film Festival Milano.
Business of fashion, textiles and technology (BFTT) awards £1.2 million to fashion SMEs
BFTT, led by University of the Arts London in partnership with some of the UK’s leading Universities, has awarded 10 of the UK fashion industry’s most innovative and sustainable brands over £1.2 million to support innovative and sustainable research.
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