Participatory Arts and Sustainable Design

Research theme: Participatory Arts and Sustainable Design

Artistic (architecture, design, fine arts and performance arts) and theoretical explorations of how creative community projects, events and exhibitions can aid a more sustainable and inclusive society and how to democratically create with communities.

Professor Anne Chick is project team member of the AHRC funded Design for Social Innovation and Sustainability (DESIS) UK Research Network.

Anne Chick and Chris Heighton are Critical Friends and members of the Management Board for a major Arts Council England ‘Creative People and Places’ funded initiative called Transported.  

Academics engaged with this theme are:

ChickHeightonLawson (School of Computer Science), O’Coill (School of Architecture & Design), OnolStockerWatt (School of Architecture & Design).