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Report: DHS Student Travel Award by John Clegg
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Report: DHS Student Travel Award by John Clegg

16 October 2019 -

Reflecting on his DHS Student Travel Award, John Clegg shares his observations from his archival field trip into New York City, USA, where he was able to conduct his research on the Harlem Renaissance, a movement in the early twentieth century when cultural and artistic self-expression reinterpreted what it meant to be African American.

Report: DHS Student Travel Award by Delia Danchev
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Report: DHS Student Travel Award by Delia Danchev

9 October 2019 -

Delia Danchev gives us a glimpse of her research on the ceramicist Grete Marks' (Margarete Heymann Löbenstein Marks, 1899-1990) work, which she was able to investigate in the archives in Germany, thanks to the DHS Student Travel Award.

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Lecturer / Senior Lecturer BA (Hons) Graphic Design

9 October 2019

Arts University Bournemouth is looking for a Senior Lecturer or Lecturer who could help students to contextualise...

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CfP: Faith/Fashion/Forward: "Dress and the Sacred”

5 October 2019

A Special Issue of Religion and the Arts Guest Editor: Frederick S. Roden Religion and the Arts solicits essays...

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Q&A with DHS Essay Prize 2019 Winner, Jess Majekodunmi

1 October 2019 -

Jess Majekodunmi won the DHS Essay Prize in the post-graduate category for her submission, ‘What a Load of Bollards: The Bollards of Dublin's Thomas Street’.

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Q&A with DHS Essay Prize 2019 Winner, Fleur Elkerton

1 October 2019 -

Fleur Elkerton won the DHS Essay Prize in the undergraduate category for her submission, ‘Staging, Stitching and Sensing: A Comparison of Medieval English Passion Narratives in Mystery Plays and Opus Anglicanum Embroidery’.

Objects Matter: Design Education and Learning through Objects in the Museum
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Objects Matter: Design Education and Learning through Objects in the Museum

30 September 2019 -

The one-day workshop Objects Matter: design education and learning through objects in the museum co-organised by Design History Society, the Design Museum and Council for Higher Education in Art and Design was held on 10 September 2019.

Report: DHS Research Publication Grant by Timothy Brittain-Catlin
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Report: DHS Research Publication Grant by Timothy Brittain-Catlin

30 September 2019 -

Timothy Brittain-Catlin gives us an overview of his upcoming publication 'The Edwardians and their Houses: the New Life of Old England', which received a DHS Research Publication Grant.

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The Heart of the Home: The Design and Material Culture of the Modern Kitchen

17 September 2019

Speaker: Deborah Sugg Ryan, Professor of Design History and Theory This year the Association for Art History’s...

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Objects Matter: Design Education and Learning through Objects in the Museum
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Objects Matter: Design Education and Learning through Objects in the Museum

10 September, 12 - 12am

Design Museum, 224-238 Kensington High St, Kensington, London W8 6AG

What does it mean to learn about design through the study of objects? Objects Matter: Design Education and Learning...

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Centre for Port and Maritime History Conference 2019 – Art and the Sea

6 September 2019

Interest in maritime art and its role in art history has reignited in recent years and this conference provides an...

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Objects Matter: Design Education and Learning through Objects in the Museum

21 August 2019

What does it mean to learn about design through the study of objects? Objects Matter: Design Education and...

Report: DHS Student Travel Award by Enya Moore
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Report: DHS Student Travel Award by Enya Moore

23 July 2019 -

PhD student Enya Moore was granted a DHS Student Travel Award as part of her research on design events, with which she went to experience the Shenzhen Design Week.

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Decolonising Design History – Call for Papers

19 July 2019

Decolonising Design History – Call for Papers Session Convenors: Katherine Moline (University of New South Wales),...

Report: DHS Research Publication Grant by Raiford Guins
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Report: DHS Research Publication Grant by Raiford Guins

16 July 2019 -

Raiford Guins discusses his upcoming publication, Atari Design: Impressions on an Everyday Cultural Form, 1972-1979, which received support from a DHS Research Publication Grant.

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Senior Lecturer in Research Process (Spatial Design)

5 July 2019

Lincoln School of Design Location: Lincoln Salary: From £38,460 per annum This post is permanent FTE 1.0Closing...

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CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: Full Bleed

5 July 2019

Organization: FULL BEED | Maryland Institute College of Art Deadline: January 1, 2020 CFP...

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Student Officer Vacancy

4 July 2019

Join the DHS Executive Committee Overview The Student Officer serves on the Executive Committee as a...

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Call for Chapters: Domesticity under Siege: when home isn’t safe

1 July 2019

Call for Chapters: Domesticity under Siege: when home isn’t safe Edited by: Mark Taylor, Georgina Downey and...