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Report: DHS Student Travel Award by Deepshikha Jha

20 February 2020 -

Deepshikha Jha shares highlights from the International Conference on Design and Technology, held at Technion – Israel Institute of Technology, which she was able to attend with her DHS Student Travel Award. Deepshikha also gives us a glimpse of her own research, presented at this event, which focuses on bridging the gap between traditional textile crafts, contemporary fashion, wearable technology (specifically LED textiles) and scientific design research in India.

Call for participation: "Drafts of history: the world in newspapers on a single day (10 March 1881/2020)"
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Call for participation: "Drafts of history: the world in newspapers on a single day (10 March 1881/2020)"

20 February 2020

Call for participation Drafts of history: the world in newspapers on a single day (10 March 1881/2020) Join us...

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Vacancy: Assistant Professor of Design History, Virginia Commonwealth University

20 February 2020

Assistant Professor of Design History The Department of Interior Design at Virginia Commonwealth University invites...

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CfP: Surrealism in England: 1936 and After Revisited

20 February 2020

Canterbury School of Architecture, UCA Canterbury 18th and 19th June 2020 Call For Papers: Deadline 3rd March...

Report: DHS Conference Bursary by Courtney Schum
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Report: DHS Conference Bursary by Courtney Schum

6 February 2020 -

DHS Conference Bursary recipient, Courtney Schum, reflects on her participation in the 2019 DHS Conference, The Cost of Design, offering us a vivid perspective on the two panels honouring the Bauhaus centenary.

Events
Design Heritage: Concepts, Contexts, Politics. A Design History Society Symposium

30 January, 1 - 5pm

Design Museum, Bauhaus and Ulm Room, First Floor, London

‘Heritage’ is designed, from landscapes and buildings, to rituals and artefacts. Join us for an afternoon...

Report: DHS Conference Bursary by Kerry Meakin
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Report: DHS Conference Bursary by Kerry Meakin

30 January 2020 -

Kerry Meakin was awarded a DHS Conference Bursary to attend the 2019 DHS Conference, The Cost of Design. Meakin shares her invaluable observations from the panels as she takes us through the highlights of the conference.

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Vacancy: Assistant Curator of Korean Art at the V&A.

30 January 2020

The V&A East Asian Department is currently recruiting for the post of Assistant Curator of Korean Art. Assistant...

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CfS: Universities Art Association of Canada, 2020 Conference

30 January 2020

L’association d’art des universités du Canada | Universities Art Association of Canada, Conference - 2020 –...

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CfP deadline for the 2020 DHS Annual conference is extended!

28 January 2020

CfP deadline for the annual DHS conference "Memory full? Reimagining the relations between design and history" has now...

Report: DHS Student Travel Award by Eleanor Rees
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Report: DHS Student Travel Award by Eleanor Rees

22 January 2020 -

The DHS Student Travel Award winner Eleanor Rees shares some highlights of her research trip to Moscow for her PhD research on the role of set designers in early Russian and Soviet cinema (1907 - 1930s).

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Congratulations to Deborah Sugg Ryan for winning the book prize for 2020 Historians of British Art Book Award for Exemplary Scholarship on the Period After 1800

22 January 2020

Please join us to congratulate Deborah Sugg Ryan for winning the book prize for 2020 Historians of British Art Book...

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CfP: "CHI 2020 Workshop: Understanding the Past, Present, and Future of Design Fictions"

22 January 2020

Despite its increasing prevalence and importance in HCI, the term “designfiction” is used in a number of different...

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Postgraduate studies position at Aalto University

22 January 2020

Aalto University is a community of bold thinkers where science and art meet technology and business. We are committed...

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Vacancy: Iowa State University, Assistant Teaching or Practice Professor of Interior Design

22 January 2020

Position Title: Assistant Teaching or Practice Professor of Interior Design Appointment Type: Faculty Job...

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Vacany: Hourly-Paid Lecturers, Industrial & Product Design Processes/Skills at Brunel University London

22 January 2020

The design department at Brunel University London is currently seeking candidates to assist on undergraduate teaching...

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Report: DHS Conference Bursary by Yulia Karpova

15 January 2020 -

DHS Conference Award winner Yulia Karpova shares her observations from the 2019 DHS Conference The Cost of Design and presents us with some wider frameworks to rethink the themes discussed in the panels.

Report: DHS Conference Bursary by Saurabh Tewari
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Report: DHS Conference Bursary by Saurabh Tewari

9 January 2020 -

DHS Conference Bursary recipient, Saurabh Tewari reflects on his participation in the 2019 DHS Annual Conference, The Cost of Design.

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Vacancy: Department Chair, Art History, University of North Texas

9 January 2020

The University of North Texas (UNT)’s long-standing and dynamic art history program has recently been designated an...