The Art & Design Research Institute (ADRI) is the home of research in art, design, visual culture and electronic arts, comprising world leading research and innovative practice at Middlesex University.
Art and Design Research at Middlesex rated “internationally excellent” and “world leading”.
We have a vibrant community of over fourty research students pursuing a range of projects in the history, practice and theory of art and design. Students are encouraged to work collaboratively, and we currently have projects with the Institute of Contemporary Arts (ICA), Museum of Domestic Design & Architecture (MoDA), National Maritime Museum, Sir John Soane's Museum and Tate.
ADRI has several staff-led research clusters:
- Making Places
- Art Practice as Investigation
- Diasporic & Transcultural Practices
- Electronic and Digital Arts
- Science Fiction
- Socially Engaged Practices
- Visual Culture and Curating
The current Director of ADRI is Prof Graeme Evans.
Graeme Evans: Launch of AHRC smART Cities & Waste...
27-28 Apr, Free University Amsterdam (UVA)
Valeria Graziano @ Feminist Methods Masterclass
3 May, Goldsmiths, University of London
Ergin Çavuşoğlu: But a Storm Is Blowing from...
29 Apr - 5 Oct, Guggenheim Museum, New York
Hilary Robinson at CURATING in Feminist Thought...
6-7 May, Migros Museum & Zurich University of the...
Loraine Leeson at The Practicing Feminist, Tate...
21st May 2016, Tate Britain, London
Black Artists and Modernism
Sonia Boyce and susan lok
Neelam Raina: The Value of Culture in Conflict
PACCS Conflict Theme Innovation Awards
Design History Society Annual Conference 2016
8-10 Sept, Middlesex University
Graeme Evans: smART Cities & Waste
Supperted by the AHRC Cross-Disciplinary...