Upon graduating from the MA History of Design course at the Royal College of Art and the Victoria and Albert Museum, I was given the fantastic opportunity by the Design History Society to share my dissertation research at the inaugural Fashion, Costume and Visual Cultures conference, held in Zagreb, Croatia.
9 October 2018 -
Wessie Ling writes about how a DHS Research Publication Grant contributed towards the preparation of her edited volume, Fashion in Multiple Chinas: Chinese Styles in the Transglobal Landscape (with Simona Segre Reinach).
27 September 2018 -
DHS Student Travel Award recipient Christin Yu shares details of her recent research trip to Honolulu, Hawai'i, USA, undertaken as part of her PhD, 'Fragments and Borders: Reconstructing Post-War Korean Identity Through Patchwork'.
17 September 2018 -
Zoë Hendon and Anne Massey discuss their upcoming publication, Design, History and Time: New Temporalities in a Digital Age, which received support from a DHS Research Publication Grant.
21 August 2018 -
Alexandra Gushurst-Moore, a PhD candidate at University of York, reviews her participation in the 2018 John Douglas Taylor Conference, which was facilitated by a DHS Student Travel Award.
14 August 2018 -
Thanks to the generous support of a Student Travel Award from the Design History Society, I was able to undertake a five-week research trip to Moscow, Russia, where I conducted archival research for my doctoral thesis, 'The Kino-khudozhnik and the Material Environment in Early Russian Fiction Film, c. 1907-1930'.
22 July 2018 -
I am grateful for the generous support of the Design History Society of my Research Publication Grant application. These funds have been used to contribute to image rights and reproduction fees for visuals included in my forthcoming book, Designing the Department Store: Display and Retail at the Turn of the Twentieth Century.
8 July 2018 -
As part of my ongoing doctoral work, I am attempting to map-out and understand the shifting positions of design in postcolonial India. Crucially, a DHS Strategic Research Grant enabled me to visit Industrial Design Centre (IDC), IIT Bombay and National Institute of Design (NID), Ahmedabad.
9 June 2018 -
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