Edge Arts Community

The Edge Arts Community (EAC) is a thriving, creative network run by and for our students. It is free to join and open to all students at the University of Bath. The EAC aims to inspire creativity across campus and encourage more students to get involved in arts activities.

Check this page for our upcoming events and opportunities and go to our join Edge Arts Community page to become a member.

The EAC has kindly been supported by the University of Bath Alumni Fund.

EAC Events

Creative Learning

Courses & Classes

A place to embrace creativity and learning
As part of the University of Bath we provide excellent learning opportunities. Our creative courses are a chance to try something new or take your skills a step further, with expert tutors across visual arts, dance and music.

Student Programme

Edge Arts Community Virtual Book Club

Got more time to spare on weekends and wondering how to spend it? Good news! The Virtual Book Club has launched!

Student Programme

Mobile Photography and Video Workshop

Learn how to best utilise your mobile phone while photographing and taking video.

Student Programme

Graphic Design Workshop

Join The Edge's Designer Abi Willmington for a fun and informal workshop

Student Programme

Illustration Workshop

Learn how illustration can communicate science, be incorporated into revision and enhance data presentation.

Student Programme

Bas Lodewijks

Bas Lodewijks, who is completing a PhD Research Programme in Statistics, shares his thoughts on how practising music has helped him during this period of self isolation.

What We Do

The EAC offers something for everyone from dance classes to life drawing workshops. We host regular socials and events giving you the chance to take a regular break from your studies and meet like-minded people in a fun, informal setting.

Whether you’re interested in art, music, dance, theatre, writing or film the EAC has plenty to offer you.

Any University of Bath student can join the EDGE ARTS COMMUNITY for FREE. By signing up to be part of the community you will be part of something special.

Why Join?

As a member of the EAC you can:

  • -Keep up to date with arts news from across the region with our monthly newsletter
  • -Get a discounted rate for classes, music tuition, workshops and performances at The Edge
  • -Receive invites to special EAC events
  • -Access mentoring and career development opportunities
  • -Take part in a FREE weekly activity ranging from open mic nights, zine-making to acting.
  • -Apply to be part of the EAC Advisory Board and programme future work and events

Meet the Team

The EAC is led by 2 Supervisors, a Marketing Coordinator, 3 Event Coordinators and a Postgraduate Coordinator who are students employed on a casual basis alongside a voluntary Steering Group who make important decisions about the future direction of the EAC.

The Steering Group meets once a semester and is open to all EAC members.


Natural Theatre Workshop

Arts Development Fund

If you’re a student (or member of a society) at the University of Bath and are planning a creative project, you may like to apply for financial support from the Arts Development Fund, which exists to promote and support arts excellence among our student community.

The Arts Development Fund is administered by our EAC Advisory Board and can support any arts-related activity so, if you’re planning an event, want a professional masterclass or need new equipment, apply today.

Applications are accepted throughout the year and are assessed during the EAC’s monthly board meetings.


Postgraduate Membership 19-20

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