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Report: DHS Student Travel Award by Karen Price
Report: DHS Student Travel Award by Karen Price

The Design History Society Student Travel Award funded 7 days, 4 ferry journeys, 2 flights and numerous bus journeys in and around the Orkney and Shetland Islands, where I was able to study first-hand objects made by members of the Armed Forces during World War II.

14 July 2017 -

Reports
Report: Strategic Research Grant by Suchitra Choudhury

I am grateful to the Design History Society for awarding me a Strategic Research Grant, which helped to fund a trip to London for consulting a collection of shawls at the Victoria and Albert Museum.

6 July 2017 -

Reports
Report: DHS Student Travel Award by Erica Tso
Report: DHS Student Travel Award by Erica Tso

With the generous support of the DHS Student Travel Award, I had the opportunity to visit Tokyo for a week in May 2017. The primary and secondary sources I collected during this trip will form the core evidence for my research on the identity of modern Japanese women during the interwar period.

30 June 2017 -

Reports
Report: DHS Student Travel Award by Ruth Clifford
Report: DHS Student Travel Award by Ruth Clifford

I am in the third year of a PhD, studying design and business education for traditional artisans in India. The DHS Student Travel Award enabled me to conduct filming in one of my case study locations: Maheshwar, a small town in Madhya Pradesh state.

17 June 2017 -

Reports
Report: DHS Strategic Research Grant by Yongkeun Chun (Part 1)
Report: DHS Strategic Research Grant by Yongkeun Chun (Part 1)

I am grateful to the Design History Society for awarding me with a Strategic Research Grant, which helped to fund a crucial research trip to Tokyo, Japan. This will inform my PhD thesis, provisionally titled 'Graphic design in colonial Korea and the influence of Japanese Shōgyō Bijutsu'.

23 May 2017 -

Reports
Feature: Meet the New DHS Ambassadors
Feature: Meet the New DHS Ambassadors

Last month, the Design History Society welcomed three new Ambassadors to the team. Continuing the success of the first two DHS Ambassadors, Zara Arshad and Janine Barker, Vivien Chan, Simon Spier and Suchitra Choudhury have taken up the baton, and hope to take the role to new and exciting places!

6 May 2017 -

Features
Report: DHS Inaugural Panel at CAA Conference 2017 by Dr Harriet Atkinson
Report: DHS Inaugural Panel at CAA Conference 2017 by Dr Harriet Atkinson

In February 2017, the Design History Society held its inaugural panel as affiliate at the College Art Association conference in New York. The panel, titled 'Beyond Boundaries: Art and Design Exhibitions as Transnational Exchange from 1945', was co-chaired by Dr Harriet Atkinson (University of Brighton), Dr Sarah Lichtman (Parsons The New School), and Dr Verity Clarkson (University of Brighton).

24 April 2017 -

Reports
Q&A with DHS Essay Prize 2016 Winner, Ingrid Halland
Q&A with DHS Essay Prize 2016 Winner, Ingrid Halland

Ingrid Halland won the DHS Essay Prize​ in the post-graduate category for her submission, "Designs on our Ultimate Environment: Gruppo 9999, Superstudio and the New Ontological Landscape". Here, DHS Teaching & Learning Officer, Maya Oppenheimer, speaks to Halland about her research.

18 April 2017 -

Essay Prize Winners and Nominees

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