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LATINO DESIGN HISTORIES | LOCATING DESIGN EXCHANGES IN LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN
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LATINO DESIGN HISTORIES | LOCATING DESIGN EXCHANGES IN LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN

18 November, 9 - 10:30pm

Virtual

LATINO DESIGN HISTORIES | LOCATING DESIGN EXCHANGES IN LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN Baltimore -...

A new Special Issue titled "Material Displacements" is now published by the Journal of Design History!
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A new Special Issue titled "Material Displacements" is now published by the Journal of Design History!

16 November 2021

The JDH proudly presents the new Special Issue titled "Material Displacements" edited by Sarah Lichtman and Jilly...

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Report: Research Exhibition Grant by Nana Wang
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Report: Research Exhibition Grant by Nana Wang

10 November 2021 -

Join Nana Wang and their research journey into the fruition of their virtual exhibition project 'ISOTOPIA, the museum of the future,' which aims to explore the museum pedagogy methods and picture education in ISOTYPE.

In memory of Gabriele Oropallo
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In memory of Gabriele Oropallo

28 October 2021

The Design History Society and its wider community mourns the tragic loss of Gabriele Oropallo. Please join us reflect...

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The Design History Society is looking for three new Ambassadors!

27 October 2021

The Design History Society is looking for three new Ambassadors! The Ambassadors will play a vital role in enriching...

Report: Virtual Event Grant by Sorcha O'Brien
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Report: Virtual Event Grant by Sorcha O'Brien

21 October 2021 -

Sorcha O'Brien, the recipient of the DHS Virtual Event Grant, provides us with a vivid account of her AHRC funded research project "Kitchen Power: National Parallels symposium." The exhibition mainly looked at the promised lifestyle and everyday reality of rural electrification in 1950s and 1960s Ireland particularly its effect on the lives of Irish women.

Arts Emergency Mentor Call Out
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Arts Emergency Mentor Call Out

20 October 2021

Art Emergency, a mentoring charity and support network that helps underrepresented young people get ahead in the...

Open Call: Representing Craft/Crafting Representation: DHS Dialogues
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Open Call: Representing Craft/Crafting Representation: DHS Dialogues

11 October 2021

How has craft been represented through a variety of media? What impact does representation through the particularities...

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Congratulations to the Winners of the Design Writing and Essay Prizes!

6 October 2021

The Design History Society would like to share the outcome of the Design Writing and Essay Prizes (undergraduate and...

ART HISTORY FESTIVAL | DHS in Conversation with Christine Checinska, Design History and African Diasporas
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ART HISTORY FESTIVAL | DHS in Conversation with Christine Checinska, Design History and African Diasporas

25 September, 12:30 - 1:15pm

National Gallery, London

The Design History Society is participating in the first annual week-long festival curated by the Association for Art...

ART HISTORY FESTIVAL | REMEMBERING THINGS by the DHS
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ART HISTORY FESTIVAL | REMEMBERING THINGS by the DHS

22 September, 6 - 7pm

Virtual

The Design History Society is participating in the first annual week-long festival curated by the Association for...

A new Virtual Special Issue by the Journal of Design History; "Typographic Histories: Three Decades of Research"
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A new Virtual Special Issue by the Journal of Design History; "Typographic Histories: Three Decades of Research"

13 September 2021

We are proud to announce the publication of a new Virtual Special Issue by the Journal of Design History; Typographic...

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Design History Society 2021 AGM and prize-giving ceremony

3 September, 6:30 - 8pm

Virtual via Zoom

We invite members and prospective members of the DHS to join our 2021 Virtual AGM and prize-giving ceremony on Friday...

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Design History Society Annual Publishing Workshops 2021

27 August - 31 August

Virtual via Zoom

The Design History Society will host three virtual Publishing Workshops in conjunction with the 2021 annual DHS...

The Design History Society is participating in the first annual week-long festival curated by the Association for Art History.
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The Design History Society is participating in the first annual week-long festival curated by the Association for Art History.

20 August 2021

The Design History Society is participating in the first annual week-long festival curated by the Association for Art...

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Announcing details of the 2021 DHS AGM and prize-giving ceremony, plus 2020-21 Annual Review

19 August 2021

We invite members and prospective members of the DHS to join our 2021 Virtual AGM and prize-giving ceremony on Friday...

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The DHS is looking for a new Book Reviews Editor of the Journal of Design History!

19 August 2021

The DHS is looking for a new Book Reviews Editor of the Journal of Design History.The Design History Society (a...

The DHS Student Forum announces Ahmed Ansari as the student-curated keynote speaker.
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The DHS Student Forum announces Ahmed Ansari as the student-curated keynote speaker.

28 July 2021

Ahmed Ansari (in conversation with Tai Cossich and Sandra Bischler) will be the keynote speaker of the pre-conference...