New Experimental Research in Design / NERD

15. - 16. June 2017
hosted by Hochschule für  Bildende Künste Braunschweig

Day 1

Host: Marc Pfaff (BIRD)

Dr. Rael Futerman, University of Cape Town,
„Leveraging Tensions and Contradictions within and between Activity Systems as Points for Design Intervention“

14:00 Sajith Gopinath, National Insitute of Design (NID), Ahmedabat
„Leveraging Design in the Confluence of Playfulness, Ageing and Social Transformation“

14:50 Max Pietro Hoffmann, Köln
„Means of Digital Images“

15:40 Melanie Levick-Parkin, Sheffield Institute of Arts
„Radical Mundanity – How Feminist Inquiry and Creative Practice can Unbind us from the Ontological Entrapment of Contemporary Design Epistemology“

17:00 Irmi Wachendorff, Folkwang Universität der Künste, Essen
„Soziale Positionierung durch skripturale Variation in sprachlichen Landschaften“

17:50 Otto Paans, Technische Universität Berlin
„Exploration by Spatial Design: Investigating the Complex Problem of Urban Sustainability Through Architectural Design Practices“


Day 2

Host: Michelle Christensen (BIRD)

10:00 Laura Popplow, Kunstuniversität Linz
„Co-Making. Design Participation in Transformation? An Experimental-Programmatic and Discourse Research“

10:50 Susanne Ritzmann, Universität der Künste, Berlin
„Don’t Take Out the Trash: Research Through Conceptual Designs in Design Education“

11:40 Sören Rosenbak, Umea Institute of Design
„Pataphysics as an Experimental Perspective to Understand Design“

13:30 Helga Schmid, Royal College of Art London
„Uchronia – Time at the Intersection of Design, Chronosociology and Chronobiology“

14:20 Kakee Scott, Carnegie Mellon School of Design / Parsons
„Design and Economic Imagination“

15:45 Shintaro Miyazaki & Susanna Hertrich, Fachhochschule Nordwestschweiz FHNW Basel
„Synthesizing Historical Contextualization, Fictional World-Designing and Media Experimentation. An Ongoing Case Study“