In our fully-equipped workshops you can work with wood, metal and plastics and the latest technologies, including a computer-controlled 3D printer.
Among the specialist equipment you will have access to are:
We have dedicated facilities in the Grove building for animation, graphic design and illustration. You can explore traditional hand-drawn 2D animation, digital 2D animation, stop-motion and 3D animation.
Our studios feature:
Our fashion facilities are equipped with everything you’ll need to hone your skills as a fashion designer and maker.
You’ll be able to use:
Housed in our Grove building, students and staff have dedicated space within the fine art studios, allowing you to fully immerse yourself in your work.
The studios offer a vibrant artistic community and provide you with a unique studio space in which to make, show and think about ideas.
You’ll also have access to all of our other workshops in the Grove building, encompassing everything from 3D design, printmaking, 3D printing, ceramics, photography and much more.
Our Interior Architecture and Design studios are organised to mirror the environment of a commercial design studio preparing you for your professional career after Middlesex. We have five studios available for both individual and group work.
The studio spaces are designed to enable students to express their own creative vision.
You can explore the Special Collections held in the Materials Room in the basement of the Sheppard Library for your artistic projects. This is a supervised room for research and inspiration, open every day during term-time.
Collections held in the room include:
The Hornsey College of Art Archive and the John Lansdown Archive are also held in the Materials room.
As a photography student you will work in a broad range of studios and facilities, including four professional studios.
The studios include:
You’ll be able to explore the medium of print in a wide range of traditional and modern formats in our print rooms.
Techniques you can use are:
You’ll have access to:
Our digital media workshops have high-end work stations for all kinds of digital media, from video editing to 3D graphics and music composition. All the equipment and software you’ll use is industry-standard including:
We house a bespoke newsroom with dedicated studio, green screen and professional software including Avid, NewsCutter and iNews. You can hone your skills using our industry-standard equipment and software, ensuring you’re ready for a career in news.
As an arts and creative industries student, you can use our two sound-proofed studios to broadcast live shows. They are equipped to the same standard as independent local radio stations.
Streaming is available through Middlesex University's network or over the internet via a Shoutcast server.
Our recording studio houses industry-standard equipment, with a dedicated technician on hand to train and support you. You will be able to use:
Specially designed for the Faculty of Arts and Creative Industries by Sony, our television studio complex is a self-contained facility and provides an environment identical to most broadcast installations.
Our media and VFX studio is home to a wide range of sophisticated technology, enabling you to create rich visual effects.
The studio includes:
As an arts and creative industries student, you will have access to our media store, with a range of industry-standard video, audio and photography equipment for loan.
Our four fully-equipped dance studios are the perfect complement to one of the most respected dance departments in the UK.
You’ll use the studios for independent rehearsal, classes in technique and choreography, and public performance in a range of styles. Features include:
The flagship Grove Dance Theatre also includes:
You’ll also have access to a sound editing studio, as well as a first-class costume workshop with a large stock of costumes, cutting tables and sewing machines.
As part of the music community at Middlesex you will become part of a culture of excellence driven by first-class equipment and production facilities.
The 100-person concert room includes three grand pianos, and the music studio control room is jam-packed with professional mixing equipment. You will also have the opportunity to rehearse individually and in groups in sound-treated rehearsal studios with an array of instruments and amplifiers at your disposal.
Theatre Arts students have access to some of the best theatre facilities in the UK. Our extensive multi-purpose teaching, performance and rehearsal spaces are designed to facilitate every aspect of the theatre making process in-house, and are kitted out with the most innovative lighting, sound and video technologies available.
You will have access to: