Discover the notable alumni of Goldsmiths, University Of London. The list includes people like Princess Beatrice of York, Damien Hirst, Mary Quant, Dame Vivienne Westwood & Kalki Koechlin. This list of notable alumni is loosely sorted by popularity and has people from different domains of life, such as musicians, film & theater personalities, fashion, miscellaneous and singers etc.
Princess Beatrice of YorkPrincess Beatrice of York
(Elder daughter of Prince Andrew)

08 August 1988


Damien HirstDamien Hirst

07 June 1965


Mary QuantMary Quant
(Fashion Designer)

11 February 1934


Dame Vivienne WestwoodDame Vivienne Westwood
(British fashion designer)

08 April 1941


Kalki KoechlinKalki Koechlin
(Actor, Screenwriter, Writer)

10 January 1984


Damon AlbarnDamon Albarn
(Guitarist, Singer, Musician, Composer, Songwriter)

23 March 1968


John CaleJohn Cale
(Singer-songwriter, Record producer, Actor, Lyricist, Musician, Autobiographer, Model, Film actor, Television actor, Music arranger, Experimental musician, Pianist, Film score composer)

09 March 1942


Malcolm McLarenMalcolm McLaren
(Singer, Screenwriter, Songwriter, Talent agent, Record producer, Talent manager)

22 January 1946


Lucian FreudLucian Freud
(Painter, Illustrator, Printmaker)

08 December 1922


Antony GormleyAntony Gormley
(Sculptor, Artist)

30 August 1950


Brian MolkoBrian Molko
(Singer, Guitarist, Songwriter)

10 December 1972


Julian ClaryJulian Clary
(Comedian, Novelist, Actor)

25 May 1959


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Graham SutherlandGraham Sutherland
(Painter, Artist)

24 August 1903


Bridget RileyBridget Riley

24 April 1931


Sarah LucasSarah Lucas

1962 AD


Sam Taylor-WoodSam Taylor-Wood
(Film Producer, Screenwriter, Actor)

04 March 1967


Gary HumeGary Hume
(Painter, Sculptor)

09 May 1962


Julian Peter McDonald ClaryJulian Peter McDonald Clary
(Comedian, Novelist, Screenwriter)

25 May 1959


Founded in 1891, Goldsmiths, University of London is a public research university. It gives its students an opportunistic edge to pursue undergraduate and postgraduate programs in 20 departments such as Design, Humanities, Arts, Psychology, Education, Communications and Social Sciences. Having been considered as one of the top research universities in London, Goldsmiths has come a long way since its humble beginning. Students of diverse cultures are welcomed at Goldsmiths, with the student body representing over 8200 individuals from over 114 countries across the globe. This is enhanced through the study abroad programs and the thriving international community that is an integral part of the university. Goldsmiths’ students are well-sought out and targeted by prospective employers, and these students are known in various industries for their high-caliber performance. The university has also been rated amongst the top 5 U.K. Universities for Art & Design and Communication & Media Studies, as per the QS World Rankings. The Communication & Media department was also named 2nd best in U.K and 22nd worldwide. With the vision to enhance the highest standards of research and practice, enabling intellectual curiosity and empowering racial and innovative thinking, the university aims to grow multi-fold in the coming years, in terms of quality of education. Some of its esteemed alumni’s include Damien Hirst, Malcolm McLaren, Katie B and James Blake, who have all gone on to accomplish profoundly in their professional life. Here is the complete list of Goldsmiths alumni’s.