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Local artists receive grants for City of Culture 2021 projects
01
Jul

Local artists receive grants for City of Culture 2021...

Coventry University and the University of Warwick have selected 18 local artists to receive a grant that will allow them to continue their work during the COVID-19...

City of Culture 2021

2020

Coventry's universities announce joint project to support creatives
08
Apr

Coventry's universities announce joint project to support...

Coventry University and the University of Warwick have launched a joint project that will fund local artists hit financially by the COVID-19 outbreak to allow them...

City of Culture 2021

2020

Coventry University unveils plans to transform former Civic Centre site
28
Jan

Coventry University unveils plans to transform former Civic...

Coventry University will be creating a landmark new building in the city centre as part of plans to redevelop the site of former council offices.

City of Culture 2021

2020

Coventry University starts work on new state-of-the-art facilities and public gallery
24
Jan

Coventry University starts work on new state-of-the-art...

Coventry University is to begin work to demolish one of its arts buildings in a major development which will open up its city centre campus to the public.

City of Culture 2021

2020

Dancers to perform at Coventry landmarks for tourism research project
01
Nov

Dancers to perform at Coventry landmarks for tourism...

The 18-month Culture Moves project, which involves Coventry University, is taking place in the run up to Coventry’s year as UK City of Culture in 2021.

City of Culture 2021

2018

Parents join in City of Culture collaboration to showcase creative talents
05
Jul

Parents join in City of Culture collaboration to showcase...

Parents of children with autism took part in creative writing sessions as part of a series of community research projects this summer in the run up to UK City of Culture...

City of Culture 2021

2018

Cook-alongs give insight into Coventry’s Irish community
25
May

Cook-alongs give insight into Coventry’s Irish community

The research is part of a series of projects being run by Coventry and Warwick universities in the run up to UK City of Culture 2021.

University news | Research news | City of Culture 2021

2018

Coventry’s universities prepare for City of Culture with cultural projects open to all
30
Apr

Coventry’s universities prepare for City of Culture with...

Innovative collaborations involving LEGO, dance, storytelling and photography are set to help prepare Coventry for City of Culture 2021.

University news | Business news | Alumni news | City of Culture 2021

2018

Research project to shape future use of drones across West Midlands cities
26
Feb

Research project to shape future use of drones across West...

It will analyse scenarios in which small drones could be used in the region – including at the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham and during Coventry’s year as UK...

Research news | City of Culture 2021

2018

Coventry to become UK's next City of Culture in 2021
07
Dec

Coventry to become UK's next City of Culture in 2021

Coventry has been named the UK's next City of Culture – a title it will assume in 2021 and celebrate throughout the year.

University news | Alumni news | City of Culture 2021

2017

Coventry University ranked 15 in the UK
Coventry University awarded TEF GOLD Teaching Excellence Framework
University of the year for student experience
QS Five Star Rating 2019
Coventry City of Culture 2021