School of Art, Design and Architecture

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Profile Information

Our work is inter and multidisciplinary cutting across disciplinary boundaries, providing insight, articulating complex relationships, promoting creativity, engaging communities and solving problems at every level, relevant to today’s society, for the future. The School consists of 3 departments and 7 research centres.

We work with over 500 companies every year on ‘live’ projects, challenging briefs, inspiring practice and guest lectures, field trips and studies, inspirational research, making a difference in a diverse set of areas.  Winning many national and international awards and having a strong graduate employment record with our graduates working around the world.

All research within the School of Art, Design and Architecture is conducted to the highest possible ethical standards that are compliant with the Concordat on Research Integrity. For more information visit the School of Art, Design and Architecture ethics page.

Fingerprint The fingerprint is based on mining the text of the scientific documents related to the associated persons. Based on that an index of weighted terms is created, which defines the key subjects of research unit

Disasters Engineering & Materials Science
disaster Social Sciences
Education Engineering & Materials Science
Industry Engineering & Materials Science
art Social Sciences
Sustainable development Engineering & Materials Science
education Social Sciences
student Social Sciences

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Research Output 1999 2020

Architecture and the Language Debate: Artistic and Linguistic Exchanges in Early Modern Italy

Temple, N., 2020, (In preparation) 1 ed. London: Routledge. 300 p. (Routledge Research in Architectural History series)

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Early Modern Italy
Language
Humanist
Dispute
Early Renaissance

The Temporality of Building: European and Chinese Perspectives on Architecture and Heritage

Temple, N. & Gao, Y., 2020, (In preparation) 1 ed. London: Routledge. 160 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

architect
China
historical development
urban development
building

Myth, Montage and Magic Realism: Rethinking the photograph as a discursive document

Devlin, L., Jan 2019, In : Photographies. 12, 1, p. 3-18 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Photography
realism
equality
myth
social agencies

Projects 2011 2021

CABARET: CApacity Building in Asia for Resilience EducaTion

Haigh, R. & Amaratunga, D.

15/10/1614/10/19

Project: ResearchEU Government

Ni3: None in Three

Jones, A., Ma, M. E., Trotman Jemmott, E., Da Breo, H., Gibbs, G., Boduszek, D., Debowska, A., Tannis, D., Rose, L. R., Joseph, D., Kirkman, G. & Buckmire, T.

1/03/1628/02/18

Project: ResearchEU Government

Activities 1990 2019

Advancing Skill Creation to Enhance Transformation International Conference

Dilanthi Amaratunga (Chair), Richard Haigh (Chair)
Jan 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganising a conference, workshop, ...

Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction

Dilanthi Amaratunga (Organiser), Richard Haigh (Organiser)
13 May 201917 May 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganising a conference, workshop, ...

Everyday Fashion

Jade Halbert (Organiser)
27 Jun 201928 Jun 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganising a conference, workshop, ...

Research Units

Disasters
disaster
Industry
Education
Sri Lanka
art
Art
student
artist
learning
Textiles
clothing
student
art
artifact