Kerlaff, P. (2016). Now I Sit Me Down by Witold Rybczynski, Review Paul Kerlaff. Interiors, 7(2-3), (191-193). doi:10.1080/20419112.2016.1242267. ISSN 2041-9112
A simple but profound point opens Now I Sit Me Down: that chairs illustrate a kind of democratic manifestation of our relationship to things. Unlike architecture, and to a les...
Firth, R., Stoltenberg, E. & Jennings, T. (2016). Using an Outdoor Learning Space to Teach Sustainability and Material Processes in HE product Design. International Journal of Art and Design Education. 35(3), 327-336. doi:10.1111/jade.12109. ISSN 1476-8062
The world is facing environmental changes that are increasingly affecting how we think about manufacturing, the consumption of products and use of resources. Within the HE pro...
Vettese Forster, S., Anastasiadou, C. & Calder, L. (2016). Making Tourist Experiences Through Personalisable 3D Printed Souvenirs. Making Futures. IVISSN 2042-1664
Gift shops are common in most museums and galleries that provide visitors with shopping experiences as well as the opportunity to transform their intangible experience of the ...
Scottish Funding Council
This project takes a new approach to teaching Mindful-breathing techniques to children aged 4-9.
Diagnosis of anxiety, stress, depression and ADHD in children has seen a significant increase over the...
Carnegie Trust for the Universities of Scotland
The proposed research project seeks to examine the ways colony-based photographers represented and celebrated the success of the colonial-based enterprises in Southeast Asian at the turn of the 20th c...
Edinburgh World Heritage
12 Closes is a 4 year project partnership with Edinburgh World Heritage to re-invigorate and redesign a series of the Royal Mile's pedestrian closes. The projects will be developed through a process o...
15 September 2016
15 September 2016
Public Talk at Stills Gallery, Edinburgh, about the Franki Raffles Archive Research project www.frankirafflesarchive.org
19 October 2016
19 October 2016
Paper presented to a postgraduate research seminar at the Centre for Media and Culture, University of Stirling
Programme Leader BDes(Hons) Product Design
Buwert, P. (2016). Defamiliarisation, Brecht and Criticality in Graphic Design. In Modes of Criticism 2: Critique of Method, 25-38. ISBN 9789279734762
Our lives are habitual. We habitualise what is familiar in order to be able to function day to day, and through this a vast chunk of our living becomes automatic. The process ...
Cavers, C. & Supartono, A. (2015). Lost in Translation. Ojodepez. 43, 52-57
Macdonald, I. (2015). Hybrid Practices in Moving Image Design. (1). Palgrave Macmillan. doi:10.1007/978-3-319-41375-4. ISBN 978-3-319-41374-7; 978-3-319-41375-4
This book, written from the perspective of a designer and educator, brings to the attention of media historians, fellow practitioners and students the innovative practices of ...
Supartono, A. (2014). After Image: Is there such a thing as Southeast Asian photography. In Afterimage: Contemporary Photography in Southeast Asia, 14-19. ISBN 9789810922177
After Image: is there such a thing as Southeast Asian photography?
(2014). Colonial Machine: the Image of the Industry. ISBN 9780642334459
Colonial machine: the image of the industry.
(2013). Other Pictures: Vernacular (Hi)stories from the Photo Albums of Dutch Industrialists in Colonial Java. ISBN 9789076703503
Other pictures: vernacular (Hi)stories from the photo albums of Dutch industrialists in Colonial Java.
Vones, K. (2012). Foreign Bodies – The Creation of Symbiotic Jewellery through the Development and Application of Stimulus-Responsive Smart Materials and Microelectromechanical Systems. Advances in science and technology. 81, 49-54. doi:10.4028/www.scientific.net/ast.81.49. ISSN 1662-0356
With the increased prevalence of digital technologies in our everyday lives, the questions posed to the contemporary craft practitioner regarding creation of an emotionally re...
Lambert, I. & Speed, C. (2017). Making as Growth: Narratives in Materials and Process. Design Issues. 33(3), 104-109. doi:10.1162/desi_a_00455. ISSN 0747-9360
As an activity, research through design gives rise to new knowledge from both creative processes and, if there are any, resultant artifacts. Arguably, all creative practitione...
Cavers, C. Chobi Mela IX. Exhibited at Dhaka, Bangladesh. 3 February 2017 - 16 February 2017. (Unpublished)
The Postcolonial Photo Studio exhibition, explores the interface of photography and colonial history by examining how photo studio concept and technique in the colonial era in...
Scott, A. Franki Raffles at the 1st St Andrews Photography Festival. Exhibited at Old Union Coffee Shop, North Street, St Andrews. 1 August 2016 - 11 September 2016. (Unpublished)
An exhibition of selected images from the Franki Raffles Archive Research project curated by Alistair Scott.
Taylor, S. & Robertson, S. Fashion & Style Gallery, National Museum of Scotland. Exhibited at Fashion & Style Gallery, National Museum of Scotland. 6 July 2016 - 31 January 2150. (Unpublished)
A 3m high static image of award winning Digital Lace design work features as a permanent exhibit in one of the ten major new galleries opened in July 2016 as part of the Museu...
Gerrard, S. The Scottish National Portrait Gallery Document Scotland The Ties That Bind. Exhibited at Scottish National Portrait Gallery, Edinburgh, UK. 25 September 2015 - 25 April 2016. (Unpublished)
Document Scotland is a photographic collective comprising of Colin McPherson, Jeremy Sutton-Hibbert, Sophie Gerrard and Stephen McLaren — four Scots-born photographers, each e...
The Royal Zoological Society would like to work with academics and students at Napier University to scope a new and innovative event that attracts a new audience to Edinburgh Zoo. The aim of the event...
The project will require the customisation of a mobile vehicle to fulfil the physical and social requirements of data collection from the public, considering the practical, emotional and aesthetic req...
Kirkwall is the capital town of the Orkney Islands. It has a population of around 8,500 people, but Orkney has over 140,000 visitors every year. The majority of visitors are in the summer months and J...
The Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh (RBGE) would like to create a light show at its Edinburgh Garden during the dark winter months of November and December 2014 that will bring the gardens alive in the...
The proposed project is to develop a prototype publication with the working title ‘High Ground – a place of wonder, light & the lost’, a study of the Necropolis in Glasgow. The book will be a graphic ...
Higher Education Academy
The scheme provides the opportunity to experience Scotland’s new education system Curriculum for Excellence (CfE), first hand. Secondary school visits will engage with teachers and pupils and consider...
The Royal Botanic Gardens Edinburgh would like to explore an opportunity to try to attract more visitors to the gardens during the dark winter months. They came up with an idea of setting up possible ...
This follow-on project will continue the relationship between the company and the academic who worked on the original innovation voucher project. New concepts will be created for all the visual elemen...
Method Furniture craft their quality bespoke furniture that is shipped to customers all over the world. To protect the product they hand make basic wooden transportation boxes to keep the products saf...
This research will investigate the nature of interactions between people and experience-oriented technologies such as new-media artw...
The perceived auditory environment is an increasingly important part of people’s everyday interactive experiences. While sound design is an establish...
If the UK is to address its energy reduction targets, it is vital to understand energy use behaviours and to devise technology that positi...
This investigation examines various methods for evaluating interactivity and engagement with technology. By using a static model, namely the interactive gallery at The Public...