New Designers is an annual showcase of the very best in graduate design from universities around the UK. New Designers is affiliated with scores of leading companies and organisations which recognise the value of design education and its contribution to the UK's creative industries. The graduates of BA (Hons) Computer Animation Arts have won multiple awards at New Designers and secured internships, commissions and employment.
New designers 2017
Charlie Serafini / Runner-up New Designers Screening Award Judge's Choice
New designers 2016
Sam Cannon / Runner-up New Designers Screening Award Judges' Choice & Audience Choice
The Daydreamer / Sam Cannon
New Designers 2015
Computer Animation Arts / Winner Best Stand 2015
Based on the famous running-gag from the Wile E. Coyote cartoons, the stand from BA (Hons) Computer Animation Arts wowed the judges with its 'fantastic creativity' and 'well planned execution'. It's the third time the course has collected the 'Best Stand' award, having previously collected the gong in 2010 and 2013.
New Designers 2014
Urvashi Lele / Winner New Designers Screening Award Judges' Choice
Natale Urwin / Winner New Designers Screen Award Audience Choice
New Designers 2013
Computer Animation Arts / Winner Best Stand 2013
Our art-deco cinema stand, complete with usherettes and popcorn, was praised by the New Designers' judges for its "brilliantly imaginative and clever presentation of animation and illustration where visitors are invited to take a seat, spend time with the work and really engage with it."
New Designers 2012
New Designers 2011
New Designers 2010
Computer Animation Arts / Winner Best Stand 2010
Judges described the Computer Animation Arts 2010 exhibition as a "simple, quirky stand which brought to life the connection between the original sketches and computer generated imagery."