Competition

Falmouth University PhD Studentship Competition 2014-15

TFRC

The Falmouth University PhD studentships competition is now open for the October 2014-15 entry. The university is keen to receive applications linked to its two main thematic areas- sustainable design & the digital economy, and the development (more…)

Event

Data Science Institute Launch- Imperial College London

TFRC

‘Big Data: Designing with the Materials of Life’ inspired a brilliant collection of speculative design interventions inspired by science. In this live project (more…)

Event

FIREup Platform Launch

TFRC

FIREup would like to invite you to celebrate the launch of its new online platform. This interactive space brings together designers and academics to share knowledge, inspire innovation and bring about collaborations. The platform is designed to help (more…)

Research

COST- Funded International Research Collaboration

TED

Miriam Ribul has been awarded funding for a Short Term Scientific Mission (STSM) from COST, the European Fund for Cooperation in Science and Technology, towards the development (more…)

Publication

Material Futures 01 PDF Download

TFRC

We are pleased to announce that Material Futures 01 – TFRC’s award-winning publication is now available as a PDF download from the UAL e-store.

Material Futures features a combination of cutting-edge design research, framed by key (more…)

Seminar

Zero Waste Fashion & Textile Design

TFRC and TED

Four of the world’s leading zero waste fashion and textile design researchers will be giving a lecture seminar and master class at Chelsea College of Arts (more…)

Programme

Interconnected Design Thinking, Konstfack Elective, Stockholm 2014

TED

The second Elective program run by TED at Konstfack University of the Arts, Crafts and Design has started for this spring. The 2013-2014 Elective is titled ‘Material Journeys’ and will explore the objects we design as material life-cycles or stories. Workshops will be (more…)

Research

Sensory Fashion

TFRC

Sensory Fashion – Concept Animation from SokFok Studio on Vimeo – a film exploring wearable technologies as an extension of ‘aromachology’ (the study of aroma and the effects this fragrance have on human psychology and behaviour). (more…)