The Role of Research


There are many of different types of research and a confusing terminology. Artistic research, practice based research, practical research, practice led research, etc.

Below are some articles that I wrote to fuel the discussions about the relations between graphic design and research.

2012 Reflectie, onderzoek en theorie voor grafisch ontwerpen: een situatieschets. Pp 50 – 66 in: Henk Borgdorff & Peter Sonderen (redactie): ‘Denken in Kunst: Theorie en reflectie in het kunstonderwijs’. Leiden University Press. [Link to pdf]

2012 Graphic design and research: love at first sight or an arranged marriage? pp  192 – 207. in: Agata Korzeńska, Ewa Satalecka (Eds.) Research in Graphic Design. Graphic Design in Research. Proceedings of the third international design conference ASP Katowice. [Link to pdf]