Interactive Media alumni receives "Highly Commended" at York Culture Awards 2018

Posted on 14 December 2018

Joe Lamyman, an alumni of the 2017/18 Interactive Media (IM) cohort, has received a "Highly Commended" recognition in the finals of the 2018 Rising Star award (sponsored by Bootham School) of the York Culture Awards.

Joe Lamyman was nominated and then shortlisted, for the Rising Star Award based on his exceptional work last year. He not only successfully lead the 2018 IM Showcase but he also came up with its vision to inaugurate an exhibition event for the programme on an unprecedented scale. The Rising Star award recognises a young person aged 21 or under who has made a significant cultural impact or produced an outstanding piece(s) of work.

The final of the York Culture Awards 2018 was held on Monday 19 November and took place at the York Theatre Royal.

The full list of winners and nominees can be found on the York Culture Awards website

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