Design Practice Research (DPR) Case Studies

Project timeframe
1 June 2013 - 30 May 2014 Complete
Research area
Design Practice
Amount awarded
Funder ID
Loughborough University

Project leader: Dr Mark Evans

An international collaborative project to provide information on the motivation and methods for PhDs in which the researcher integrated their own visually creative practice into the methodology.

The online resource gives access to 14 case studies as free downloads. This unique resource is the result of collaboration between Loughborough University, University of the Arts London (UK), University of Wales Institute Cardiff (UK), University of Oslo (Norway), University of Newcastle (Australia), Brunel University (UK), Kingston University (UK), Royal College of Art (UK) and Monash University (Australia). There have been over 38000 views/downloads of the case studies that cover the disciplines of industrial, interior, textile, fashion and jewellery design.