Manuel Gross

Course Leader - BA (Hons) Photography

Katerina Knight

Lecturer - BA (Hons) Textile Design

Flett Bertram

Course Leader - BA (Hons) Textile Design

Alison Evans

Lecturer - BA (Hons) Jewellery Design and BA (Hons) Contemporary Design Crafts.

Studio Morison

Fellows - Conceptual and Performance Artists

Libby Vale

Lecturer - BA (Hons) Contemporary Design Crafts and BA (Hons) Jewellery Design.

John Sanders

Textile Technical Demonstrator

Max Low

Lecturer - BA (Hons) Illustration & Animation

Del Done MBE

Head of School - School of Materials & Design

Adam Greenwell

Technical Lecturer - BA (Hons) Artist Blacksmithing

Henry Pomfret

Lecturer - BA (Hons) Artist Blacksmithing

Claire Coaché

Lecturer - Performing Arts

Ella Sibley Sparling

Course Leader BA (Hons) Contemporary Design Crafts & BA (Hons) Jewellery Design

Julie Bird

Lecturer - BA (Hons) Textile Design

Valija Evalds

Lecturer - BA (Hons) Textile Design

Innes Jones

Course Leader - BA (Hons) Graphic and Media Design

Scott Wallace

Lecturer - BA (Hons) Graphic & Media Design

Dr Mia Gordon

Curriculum Leader- Performing Arts and Music, Joint Course Leader- BA (Hons) Performing Arts, Acting Course Leader- FE Music

Gillian Hipp

Joint Course Leader - BA (Hons) Performing Arts

Dionne Bennett

Vocal Tutor - BA (Hons) Popular Music & BA (Hons) Performing Arts

Oliver Cameron-Swan

Lecturer - BA (Hons) Artist Blacksmithing

Dr John Grayson

Lecturer - BA (Hons) Artist Blacksmithing

Ruth Cameron-Swan

Lecturer - BA (Hons) Artist Blacksmithing

Lisa Porch

MA Contemporary Crafts Lecturer

Dr Jonathan Whitehall

Lecturer - BA (Hons) & MA Fine Art

Simon Denison

Lecturer - Critical Studies

Nicholas Stevenson

Lecturer- BA (Hons) Illustration

Leo More

Lecturer- Extended Diploma in Music & BA (Hons) Popular Music

Alex Gordon

Lecturer- BA (Hons) Popular Music & Extended Diploma in Music

Dermot Clarke

Extended Diploma Art & Design Tutor

Mandy Pritchard

Lecturer- Fine Art and Foundation Diploma in Art & Design

Richard Makin

Digital Design Lead

Mark Houghton

Lecturer - BA (Hons) & MA Fine Art

Celia Johnson

Lecturer - BA (Hons) & MA Fine Art

Marion Elliot

Lecturer - BA (Hons) Illustration

Pete Thorogood

Lecturer- BA (Hons) Popular Music & Extended Diploma in Music

Clare Smith

BA (Hons) Photography Lecturer

Ambrose Burne

Lecturer - BA (Hons) Artist Blacksmithing

Clare Woods

Fellow - Painter

Professor Phil Cleaver

Fellow - Graphic Designer, Artist and Author.

Dr Daniel Pryde-Jarman

Head of School - School of Fine Art

Neil Hadfield

Course Leader - BA (Hons) Illustration and BA (Hons) Illustration and Animation

Jack Hughes

Lecturer - BA (Hons) Performing Arts & Course Leader - FE Performing Arts

Gabrielle Stevenson

Lecturer - Critical Studies

James Smith

Lecturer - BA (Hons) Contemporary Design Crafts

Stevie Callender

Lecturer - BA (Hons) Popular Music & Extended Diploma in Music

Manuel is a visual artist with a rich background in documentary film and photography. With a passion for collaboration and a drive to create vibrant and dynamic experiences, he currently serves as the BA (Hons) Photography leader at HCA. Throughout his career as an educator, he has tirelessly worked to develop and deliver challenging courses, providing support to students in various areas, including Photography, Film & Animation.

Fuelled by a deep appreciation for Indian architecture, culture, and heritage, Manuel has collaborated with the Indian National Trust of Arts and Cultural Heritage (INTACH) to design and publish books, brochures, and material for local campaigns and international exhibitions. His expertise has been instrumental in capturing the essence of these subjects and successfully bringing them to life.

In addition to his work with international organizations, Manuel has embraced the freelance world, expressing his creativity as a photographer through several long-term personal projects. His lens has taken him on incredible journeys, covering news and feature stories in countries such as Kenya, Yemen, and Central and South America. Through his camera, he skilfully documents society, capturing the essence of diverse cultures and untold stories.

Driven by his passion and armed with a keen sense of self-motivation, Manuel thrives as both an independent creative force and a team leader. He brings a unique blend of creativity, project management expertise, and a penchant for conceptual thinking. His commitment to excellence and dedication to pushing the boundaries of his craft set him apart. With an unwavering commitment to delivering exceptional results, he is excited to leverage his skills, experience, and boundless creativity to make a meaningful impact as he embarks on a journey with students.