Staff and student stories of creativity and innovation

V&A Museum of Design Dundee opening 15 September

Scotland's first design museum will open this September. Find out what you can expect to see when you visit......

V&A Museum of Design Dundee opening 15 September

Kids fighting cancer to be given superhero masks to help them through radiotherapy

Made-to-measure masks have been created to help put Scottish kids at ease during treatment, which can be frightening to experience at a young age....

Kids fighting cancer to be given superhero masks to help them through radiotherapy

Encouraging creative entrepreneurs

Chris Park’s story shows how Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design encourage creative entrepreneurs. The skills that Chris developed, and the support that he received, encouraged him to embark upon a risky – but ultimately successful – endeavour. ...

Encouraging creative entrepreneurs

Making mental health tangible

Graduate Rich Cahill used his design background and our wide network of connections to develop the healthcare app, yougra.ph. This is a digital tool for making mental health tangible using text messaging and AI. ...

Making mental health tangible

Eddie Summerton - inspired by northern phenomena

Fine art lecturer Eddie Summerton started out as a painter. He now makes prints, sculptures, films, sound recordings, photos and books. He is also an entrepreneur who has worked on a variety of intriguing projects - many of which are connected to northern Scotland....

Eddie Summerton - inspired by northern phenomena

Dundee braced for penguin parade in aid of cancer charity

Next summer a colony of one hundred colourful giant penguins created by artist and lecturer Janice Aitken will invade the city before being auctioned to raise funds for Maggie’s Centre Dundee....

Dundee braced for penguin parade in aid of cancer charity

Dundee - a creative and cultural city

With the V&A Museum of Design set to open in 2018 we look at some of Dundee's creative and cultural highlights....

Dundee - a creative and cultural city

The rich and creative history of Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art & Design

Although attempts were made to establish an art school in Dundee as far back as the 1850s, it was not until 1888, following the creation of the Dundee Technical Institute, that a full-time art school become a possibility....

The rich and creative history of Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art & Design