Show and Tell - Show at Staffordshire university

Show and Tell 2016

Staffordshire University's annual Art and Design Show will run between 10th-18th June 2016 on the College Road campus, Stoke-on-Trent. The show celebrates the final-year work of students graduating from our range of art and design degrees.

This year's show will be opened by Animation company Mackinnon and Saunders (Corpse Bride, Fantastic Mr Fox).


Visiting the show

Opening times

Saturday 11 June 10am-5pm

Sunday 12 June 11am-4pm

Monday 13 June 10am-8pm

Tuesday 14 June 10am-6pm

Wednesday 15 June 10am-8pm

Thursday 16 June 10am-6pm

Friday 17 June 10am-6pm

Saturday 18 June 11am-4pm

Car parking
for the opening event is available on the Leek Road Campus.


Access to Fine Art exhibition

Due to the development of new teaching spaces around Cadman Building, access to the Fine Art exhibits will be accessible by an alternative entrance.

Directions to the entrance will be well signposted and staff will be around to guide you if needed.

The route will be decorated with artwork and there will even be some surprise theatre to entertain you on your journey!  


Contact us

Contact us, post photos from the show and tell us about your experiences from opening night, favourite exhibits and more. 

Twitter: #StaffsUniShow

Facebook:FACT Facebook (For any questions re. Show and Tell)


2015 Coverage

Opening Night photos

Show and Tell Film Festival 2015 Channel - Watch all videos from our Media (Film) Production courses.

Video features

Jack Burford: Product Design

Cat Hayes (Stop-Motion Animation and Puppet Making)

Sarah Reeve (Photojournalism)


News stories

Employers scout for creative talent

Innovative design showcased at Show and Tell 2015

Stoke-on-Trent takes centre stage at Show and Tell 2015


Show Publication

Show and Tell 2015 Publication cover

Read the official Show and Tell 2015 publication.

Show and Tell 2015 (issuu)

Show and Tell 2015 (PDF) (PDF, file size: 3.19MB)


Previous shows

Show and Tell 2014

Show and Tell 2013

Show and Tell 2012

Show 2011


About Show & Tell

Over a decade of talent celebrated and still going strong.

Each year, the Art and Design Show at Staffordshire University celebrates the work of over 300 students graduating from our range of art and design awards.

Exhibiting subject areas include Animation and VFX, Cartoon and Comic Arts, 3D Design, Surface Pattern and Textile Surfaces, Fine Art, Photography and Photojournalism, Media (Film) Production, Graphic Design and Illustration, Advertising and Brand Management, Product and Transport Design, Foundation Year in Art and Foundation Year in Design.

The show is celebrated with a grand opening by an esteemed guest. Previous shows have been opened by Emma Bridgwater,  Eamonn McCabe (Photographer), Matthew Rice (Painter and Author) and Barry Purves (Oscar nominated Animator).