Design Research

Research Centres

The Lincoln School of Architecture & Design has a vibrant and active research culture and facilities, engaging with a variety of art, conservation, cultural heritage and design practice-based and scholarly fields.

Centre for Art & Design Research 

The Centre for Art & Design Research (CADR) is the home for research spanning the creative and theoretical disciplines of Art and Design with the aim of supporting and developing a top class research-led academic community. CADR provides support for academic staff and research students enabling collaboration in an inter-disciplinary, cross-disciplinary and discursive environment. Our artists, curators, designers, writers, historians and theorists are undertaking a wide range of artistic research, critically appraising and engaging in creative disciplines from contemporary and historic perspectives in relation to political, economic, social and cultural developments, debates and ideas.

Centre for Art and Design Research


Research Students