To go Back or to go Forward? That is the question

There was this storm last night. I get hay fever. And that is the end of the night. So ABC 774 all night and I was there before @SammyJ came in to work. Unsplash Link So, I have been thinking. Let us treat this as a thought experiment. The Covid Pivot – a full two…… Continue reading To go Back or to go Forward? That is the question

Methodological aspects of the PhD: Ways of Making Meaning

A modified audio recording (and so has an oral cadence, a cyclical emphasis. The modifications have been added to provide context. The text is primarily careful advice to a creative practice PhD student starting off). Not great by itself – but I am posting anyway as a place to keep this text. The other way of doing…… Continue reading Methodological aspects of the PhD: Ways of Making Meaning

When Design is Research: A proposition realised as artefact constitutes design’s knowledge contribution

Austrailan modes of Practice based PhDs have gained currency the world over within the creative disciplines. However with time and translation into other contexts the operating models often lose the core spirit that the focus on ‘practice’ as both a method and topic was intended to privilege the useful knowledge domain of creative practitioners. Written…… Continue reading When Design is Research: A proposition realised as artefact constitutes design’s knowledge contribution