Cumbria Institute of the Arts
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Founded as the Society for the Encouragement of Fine Arts in 1822, it proceeded as the Carlisle College of Art, from 1950, and switched to Cumbria Institute of the Arts from Cumbria College of Art and Design in 2001.
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- "History of Cumbria Institute of Arts". University of Cumbria. Retrieved 2008-01-30.
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