Projects Tagged ‘Design’

Deputy Director: V&A Research Institute

 VARI — the Victoria and Albert Museum Research Institute is a new programme of research and teaching partnerships to enhance access to the V&A’s collections and develop new approaches to research, training, display and interpretation. I have been appointed
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Collections-Based Research: University of Reading

Collections-Based Research PhD Programme, University of Reading (first cohort 2013-2014) An increasing number of researchers from the humanities and beyond understandably want to work directly with material culture: this new programme is focused on skills training to enable
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Materials Library

Visiting Senior Research Fellow, Materials Library, School of Physical Sciences and Engineering, King’s College London (2007 to 2010)   Dedicated to exploring the structure of materials and their relation to form and phenomenology, the Materials Library is a
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Image, Data and the Mathematical Sublime

Painting by Numbers: Image, Data and the Mathematical Sublime in Late Twentieth Century Astrophysics, Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Berlin (May 2006)   Very large data sets are ‘collections’ too: in an increasingly digital world,
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Allan Fleming Project

Allan Fleming Project: Publications, Research, Archive Management (2007-2011)   History of Graphic Design is a budding field that touches everything from advertising to artists’ books, from word and image studies to printing technologies. I first learned about these
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You are Here: The Design of Information

You Are Here: The Design of Information, Curatorial Advisor, Design Museum, London (2005)   Curatorial Advisor to Lead Curator James Peto concerning overall exhibition structure and science content on this important exhibition looking at information design and graphics;
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The Publishing Industry and The Book Trade

From very early on I have been as interested in the making and distribution of books as I have been in books themselves and what might be contained within them.  I attribute this in part to the primacy
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Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge

Visiting Lecturer, Visual Culture for BA Graphic Arts and Illustration, Anglia Ruskin University (1996 to 1998)   With lecture seminars such as ‘Phylactery,’ about the relationship between inscription and the sacred,  and ‘Names and Letters,’ concerning letterforms as
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Spencer Landor

Project Manager, Spencer Landor Corporate Design, London (1997)   Working with accomplished designers such as John Spencer in a small team, I was involved with supporting projects he effected with clients such as the Royal Exchange Theatre (Manchester);
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