Centre for Circular Design at University of the Arts London is a leading voice in academic design research and knowledge exchange. The team focus is on using practice research approaches to create multiple outputs to steer and support circular economies and communities around the globe.
Can academic & industry research create a shared vision for a circular future?Materials
What if we could design garments for different speeds of use?Materials
Can we improve a material’s desirability and biodegradability with new finishes?Materials
How can we enable circular and responsive manufacturing through new digital processes?Materials
How can we extend the use of fashion textile products through narrative design?Materials
Can we transform existing manufacturing lines with 'bolt-on' technologies?Materials
How can we build a conversation with environmental science to inform our creative process?Models
How can people connect through circular fashion, location and conviviality?Models
Can designers and scientists speak the same language?
Can meditation and silent-sketching help bridge gaps in working relationships?Mindsets
How can we communicate the evolving material landscape for circular design?Mindsets