Conference dates: June 7-9, 2018
Herron School of Art+Design, IUPUI Indianapolis, IN, USA
Deadline: December 1, 2017
[Make] seeks to establish a space where we can explore the full complexity of making and its applications within today’s contexts.
2018 Special Focus: No Boundaries Design / Design No Fronteras
Elisava Barcelona School of Design and Engineering, Barcelona, Spain
Conference dates: March 5-7, 2018
Regular proposal deadline: December 5, 2017
“No Boundaries Design” is the new challenge. Where and how do we implicitly construct boundaries, explicitly deconstruct them when they act as barriers, or build then in resilient ways when they are necessary?
Hosted by Césaap (Boulle, Duperré, Estienne, Ensaama)
Conference dates: April 11 – 13, 2018 Paris, France
Abstract submission by November 5, 2017
Cumulus and Cesaap welcome professional proposals and academic papers for the Cumulus conference ‘together to get there’. The goal of the conference is to make otherness a positive force, to make design and the meeting of talents a compelling tool to act on what is real. The aim is also to welcome people who work both as academics and as professionals, not excluding research and theory to give answers.
Design Research Society 2018
University of Limerick, Ireland
June 25 – 28, 2018
Paper submission by November 6, 2017
We welcome papers which exemplify interdisciplinarity through worked examples, and from researchers and practitioners whose work is centred on the experiential knowledge of collaborative work in interdisciplinary projects.
National College for Art and Design (NCAD), Dublin, Ireland
November 17 – 18, 2017
Late abstract submission by September 30, 2017
Social justice has become a growing focus for many educators and practitioners in the visual arts, and the idea of art and design having agency in the process of social chance has gained traction. This year’s iJADE conference addresses this agency in the context of art and design and education.
Edited by Kate Fletcher, Louise St Pierre, Mathilda Tham
The context of this book is the threat to vital earth systems, as exemplified by climate change, ecological toxicity, and biodiversity loss. The primary audience for this book is design academics, and the secondary audience includes practicing designers and design managers, creative directors.
The Second New Art Mini-Biennale Art Future / Future Signs
Art Academy of Latvia (Riga, Latvia)
November 8 – December 2, 2017
Application submission by October 15, 2017
“Art Future / Future Revolution” is intended as a creative and virtual platform allowing students, young artists and researchers to propose, show, exchange, share and interact their artistic vision of the future and the future role of art. The aim of the “Art Future / Future Revolution” is to address the role of art and design as an instrument allowing to imagine, propose, shape and permit future.