The Use of Simulated Environments for Evaluating New Product and Service Prototypes Professor Gareth Loudon

The Use of Simulated Environments for Evaluating New Product and Service Prototype / Defnyddio ffug amgylcheddau i werthuso prototeipiau cynhyrchion a gwasanaethau newydd

Prof Gareth Loudon Thursday 8 November 2018, 4.00pm, School of Art & Design Heartspace Over the last 15 years the user centred design research (UCD-R) group has developed a range of novel user-centred design tools and processes rooted in a deep understanding of consumer motivations and behaviours. The group has worked with many companies including Sony Ericsson, Samsung Design Europe, Mothercare, major pharmaceutical companies (under NDA) … Continue reading The Use of Simulated Environments for Evaluating New Product and Service Prototype / Defnyddio ffug amgylcheddau i werthuso prototeipiau cynhyrchion a gwasanaethau newydd

Prof Treadaway and the LAUGH research team nominated in National Dementia Care Awards 2018

Congratulations to Professor Cathy Treadaway and the LAUGH research team at CSAD, who have been selected for the final for the Outstanding Dementia Care Product 2018 category in the National Dementia Care Awards 2018. ‘HUG’ was nominated by staff from Llys Y Seren Pobl Gwalia Care and Support in Port Talbot. Professor Treadaway said: “We are delighted to have been nominated for this award and … Continue reading Prof Treadaway and the LAUGH research team nominated in National Dementia Care Awards 2018

Student Art Pass

Student Art Pass – a year of art for only £5

Free entry to over 240 museums and galleries (including Cardiff Castle!), and 50% off major exhibitions. Available for a limited time. From the V&A and British Museum to Cardiff Castle and Jupiter Artland, a Student Art Pass brings you access to over 240 museums, galleries and historic houses, and 50% off major exhibitions. Plus, grab a tasty refreshment or memento at a bargain price with … Continue reading Student Art Pass – a year of art for only £5

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Ingrid Murphy travels to China as Research delegate to examine definitions of ‘maker’ in Xi’an and Chengdu

Academic Lead for Transition and Boundaries at CSAD, Ingrid Murphy is travelling to Xi’an and Chengdu in China to explore maker culture in the region. Following an explosion in the number of makerspaces opening following strategic government support, Ingrid alongside fellow researcher Gemma May Latham has endeavoured to study the different approaches being taken in educational departments across the region. Read the full story on the medium.com … Continue reading Ingrid Murphy travels to China as Research delegate to examine definitions of ‘maker’ in Xi’an and Chengdu

MA Fashion Futures student featured in latest edition of I-D magazine

MA Fashion Futures student Kayleigh Hilde is featured in the latest edition of I-D MAGAZINE in an editorial piece untitled ‘FASHION’S SUSTAINABLE FUTURE’. Kayleigh’s work was selected from top graduates from universities in the UK to be interviewed by Sarah Mower, fashion critic journalist for US Vogue and the Ambassador For Emerging Talent for the British Fashion Council. Kayleigh Hilde discusses her views on the future of fashion, saying `I believe that … Continue reading MA Fashion Futures student featured in latest edition of I-D magazine

Alexandros Kontogeorgakopoulos presents ‘Music in the Body’ at European Art-Science-Technology Network

CSAD Staff member Alexandros Kontogeorgakopoulos spent one week in Manchester University for the European Art-Science-Technology Network (EASTN-DC)* festival on 25-30th June 2018. It was the first festival organised by the network and the scope was to celebrate innovations in digital media with concerts, installations, workshops, and discussions with media industry partners from around Europe. The 6 days festival took place at the School of Music, … Continue reading Alexandros Kontogeorgakopoulos presents ‘Music in the Body’ at European Art-Science-Technology Network

Ingrid Murphy contributes to exhibitions in Ireland and India

CSAD staff member Ingrid Murphy takes part in the .OBJ exhibition as part of the Kilkenny Arts Festival in Ireland, starting on 11th August 2018. .OBJ: Digital Handmade at the National Design & Craft Gallery showcases the works of Irish and International makers, whose practices are situated at the intersection of the digital and analogue. These makers draw on emerging digital tools and processes to experiment … Continue reading Ingrid Murphy contributes to exhibitions in Ireland and India