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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...

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EAHN2020 CALL FOR PAPERS – DEADLINE 20 SEPTEMBER 2019

15 June 2019

EAHN2020 takes place in Edinburgh, the capital of Scotland, UK. The venue is the University of Edinburgh, and the...

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​​Registration Now Open

12 June 2019

This year’s theme ‘The Cost of Design’ explores the complexities of the historic and contemporary relationship...

Building-Object/Design-Architecture: Exploring Interconnections
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Building-Object/Design-Architecture: Exploring Interconnections

6 - 8 June

Birkbeck Clore Management Centre, 27 Torrington Square, London, WC1E 7JL

This two-day conference will explore old, new and future interconnections between Design History and Architectural...

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A Five Day Design PhD Summer Workshop Programme at Izmir Institute of Technology (IYTE), Turkey​​

26 May 2019

INTERNATIONAL SUMMER WORKSHOP FOR DESIGN PhD STUDENTS: Writing a Journal Article from a Thesis A Five Day Design PhD...

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Sotheby's Institute of Art Vacancy: Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Art or Design Before 1850

22 May 2019

JOB DESCRIPTION Job title: Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Art or Design Before 1850 Department: MA in Fine and...

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CFP: Centre for Port and Maritime History Annual Conference

4 May 2019

Centre for Port and Maritime History Annual Conference Liverpool, Friday 13 September 2019 Conference Theme: Art...

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Design Writing Prize 2019

3 May 2019

In order to encourage, recognise, and support writing that engages audiences in critical and contemporary issues in...

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DHS Essay Prize 2019

3 May 2019

DESIGN HISTORY ESSAY PRIZE Submissions are invited for the Design History Society Essay Prize, established in 1997...

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Feature: The DHS Ambassadors Say Goodbye

3 April 2019 -

As Vivien and Simon's role as DHS Ambassadors comes to an end to make room for a new team, they reflect on two fruitful years of representing the Society.

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Report: DHS Conference Bursary by Serena Newmark

30 March 2019 -

DHS Conference Bursary recipient, Serena Newmark, reflects on her participation in the 2018 DHS Annual Conference.

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Deadline extended for Call for Papers: Making and Shaping Things in Creative Economies

22 March 2019

Making and shaping things in creative economies. From history to present day Dates: 28-30 November 2019 Location:...