Some thoughts on (visual) research culture

Design researchers, and particularly those who practice research by design, often face the challenge of having to convince other academics that what they do is actually research. Side-stepping the lively debates that appear within art and design, I often find myself reflecting on a similar struggle faced by many visual anthropologists and asking what we […]

Progress Report #2

Posted on Apr 12, 2011 in Research Methodologies

It’s been a long time since our last progress report, so I thought I should take a look at what we’ve been up to. To start, I’m really pleased to report that Samantha Carew, our amazing VUW Summer Scholar, has completed her video work–The Story of NZ Merino Wool–and was awarded a $500 prize for […]