Show & Tell

Staffordshire University's annual Art and Design Show will take place between 2-10 June 2017 on the College Road campus, Stoke-on-Trent.

Opening times are as follows:

Friday 2 June: 6.30pm-8.30pm (Opening)
Saturday 3 June: 10am-5pm
Sunday 4 June: 11am-4pm
Monday 5 June: 10am-8pm
Tuesday 6 June: 10am-6pm
Wednesday 7 June: 10am-8pm
Thursday 8 June: 10am-6pm
Friday 9 June: 10am-6pm
Saturday 10 June: 10am-4pm

The show celebrates the final-year work of students graduating from our range of art and design degrees.

Exhibiting subject areas include:

  • Advertising and Brand Management

  • Fine Art

  • Animation

  • Stop Motion Animation and Puppet-Making

  • VFX: Visual Effects and Concept Design

  • Cartoon and Comic Arts

  • 3D Design: Ceramics, Crafts, Contemporary Jewellery and Fashion Accessories

  • Graphic Design

  • Illustration

  • Media Film Production

  • Experimental Film Production

  • Advertising, Film and Music Video Production

  • Photography

  • Photojournalism

  • Product Design

  • Transport Design

  • Surface Pattern Design and Textile Surfaces

  • Foundation Year in Art

  • Foundation Year in Design

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

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


2016 Opening night photos

Naomi Mullins, Jane Foster with Rev Margaret Scarr-Hall and David Gage

Show and Tell 2016 was officially opened on Friday 10th June by Animation company Mackinnon and Saunders.

The annual Scarr-Hall Memorial Prize was won by Naomi Mullins (ABM) and Jane Foster (Fine Art). They are pictured with Chair of Governors, David Gage and Rev. Margaret Scarr-Hall. 

Show and Tell 2016 Opening night


2016 Show publication

Show and Tell 2016 publication

Read the official Show and Tell 2016 publication.

Show and Tell 2016 (ISSUU)

Show and Tell 2016 (PDF)

2016 Film screenings

Films produced by Advertising, Film and Music Video Production, Experimental Film Production, Media (Film) Production are only available on-line.

It's a Wrap 2016 - Films  

2016 Videos and news coverage

Spectacular revelation at premiere of Pro Pig: The Movie

Nepal earthquake and refugee crisis feature in Show and Tell 2016

Focus on the unusual at Show and Tell 2016

Watch videos from Show and Tell 2016


Previous shows

Show and Tell 2015

Show and Tell 2014

Show and Tell 2013

Show and Tell 2012

Show 2011

About Show & Tell

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).