School of Architecture

  • Design, Theory and Practice Group

    The Design, Theory and Practice (DTP) group undertakes design research produced inside and outside the discipline of architecture in order to facilitate the advancement of architectural research as a creative practice. The group explores the relationship between the theory and practice of design-based research in architecture.

  • Research expertise

    Members undertake research using methods typically used in architectural design as well as methods from other disciplines including:

    • Architectural drawing/modelling/prototyping/live projects
    • Installation design and exhibition
    • Interior Design
    • Painting and non-architectural drawing
    • Filmmaking and documentary making
    • Photography
    • Hypermedia and Creative writing