To get there: designing together

Other


Jones, Rhiannon 2018. To get there: designing together.
AuthorsJones, Rhiannon
Abstract

Dr Rhiannon Jones was invited to speak about the artistic research collaboration known as Kelly + Jones.

As a guest speaker to the Cumulus Contemporary Art working group which was responding to this main conference theme Border Crossings: Pilgrimage to Paris, 2018.

In response to this Jones considered how contemporary artists and designers cross borders in order to collaborate and innovate. The paper presented considered how artists both ask and challenge questions about how artists and designers challenge the integrity of boundaries.

The paper was curated into two parts, the first was a pre-recorded digital paper as an act of considered ideas of invisible boundaries between on and off line, of absence and presence and re-doing and re-making. It discusses how research activities can challenge hierarchical systems that create border lines within H.E and Industry through reflecting on the practice of Kelly + Jones.

The second part of the paper was provided verbally and used the footage shown as a provocation to continue to address these ideas and address the topics of identity, appropriation, collaboration, and hybridity as they pertain to relevant issues in contemporary art and design.

The paper entitled Design without walls: reflections on the collaborative and international practice between Kelly + Jones raised the research question how can art and design theory and practice work across borders?

The paper provided examples of how the artistic research and art and design teaching of Kelly + Jones provide examples of how they have achieved this and challenge it within an international context. The subsequent conversations that took place post presentation within the contemporary art working group were focused on the belief that the various approaches to design research should follow a common path, that aims to stimulate collaborative practice and let innovation and unpredictability break free.

It drew into the discussion with participants in the session about the nature of Cumulus working as the only global association to serve education and research in its disciplines. It questioned the role and place of a forum for partnership, friendship and transfer of knowledge and best practices as a way to create partnerships for research that are flexible, dynamic and diversified friendly forums of exchange, cooperation and innovation.

Notes about Cumulus:
Cumulus promotes and empowers the talent of the next generation of creative and responsible people. Cumulus builds and maintains a dynamic forum bringing together top-level educational institutions from all parts of the world. The cultural diversity of a variety of nations is a source for synergy and excellence. Cumulus was founded in 1990 consisting currently of 257 members from 55 countries and being able to reach a minimum of 755.000 students and thousands of academics, staff and other audience. Cumulus is endorsed by UNESCO.
"For several years in Cumulus (an international art and design organization) I worked with Rhiannon Jones as I chaired the Contemporary Art Workshop. At my invitation she consistently presented projects and led group discussions. Her engaging presentations promoted diversity in art and design at our group meetings in Sweden, Portugal, Italy, France, and Denmark. After my tenure as chair of this workshop/committee, I nominated Dr Rhiannon Jones as Cumulus Contemporary Art Working Group chair person in 2019 - present".
Dr Ann Albritton,
Art History - Contemporary Issues
Ringling College of Art & Design
Sarasota, FL

KeywordsResearch; Art and Design Theory
Year2018
Web address (URL)http://hdl.handle.net/10545/623453
hdl:10545/623453
File
File Access Level
Open
Publication dates2018
Publication process dates
Deposited30 Jan 2019, 15:03
ContributorsNottingham Trent University
Permalink -

https://repository.derby.ac.uk/item/940v1/to-get-there-designing-together

Download files


File
license.txt
File access level: Open

  • 41
    total views
  • 0
    total downloads
  • 0
    views this month
  • 0
    downloads this month

Export as

Related outputs

Tutti – We Can Complete It Together
Jones, R. 2024. Tutti – We Can Complete It Together. in: Pinchbeck, M. and Smith, O. (ed.) Following the Score: The Ravel Trilogy Bristol Intellect. pp. 186-198
Freedom S.H.E.D
Jones, R. 2023. Freedom S.H.E.D .
Littleover Mural
Jones, R. 2023. Littleover Mural .
British Academy Talk: Midlands Hub: The S.H.E.D: From ECR project to Community Interest Company
Jones, R. 2023. British Academy Talk: Midlands Hub: The S.H.E.D: From ECR project to Community Interest Company.
Contemporary Art Practice: Connectivity and Creativity in times of Conflict
Jones, R. 2023. Contemporary Art Practice: Connectivity and Creativity in times of Conflict. Cumulus Association.
Shedsaveplanet
Jones, R. 2022. Shedsaveplanet.
Realising Art and Design Research in Policy Making Decisions
Jones, Rhiannon 2021. Realising Art and Design Research in Policy Making Decisions. All-Party Parliamentary Design and Innovation Group (APDIG).
The Leadership Labyrinth: a question of authenticity
Jones, Rhiannon 2021. The Leadership Labyrinth: a question of authenticity. CHEAD.
Realising Art and Design Research in Policy Making Decisions
Jones, R. 2022. Realising Art and Design Research in Policy Making Decisions. https://www.policyconnect.org.uk/news/realising-art-and-design-research-policymaking-decisions. Policy Connect .
Critical Dialogue
Jones, R. 2022. Critical Dialogue. Royal College of Art.
NCACE Publication: Case Study S.H.E.D.
Jones, R. and Kemp, L. 2022. NCACE Publication: Case Study S.H.E.D. NCACE Publication: Case Study NCACE.
Design for Planet: Climate Action Workshop and Pledges
Jones, Rhiannon and Barend, Slabbert 2021. Design for Planet: Climate Action Workshop and Pledges. V&A Dundee.
Design for Planet: S.H.E.D [Installation]
Jones, Rhiannon and Slabbert, Barend 2021. Design for Planet: S.H.E.D [Installation].
Arts Imagining Communities To Come
Jones, Rhiannon 2021. Arts Imagining Communities To Come. Cumulus Association.
Design for Planet: Cocreate with community
Jones, Rhiannon 2021. Design for Planet: Cocreate with community.
Protest S.H.E.D
Jones, Rhiannon 2021. Protest S.H.E.D.
Creative and artistic place-making: creating a museology of Civic Dialogues during a pandemic
Jones, Rhiannon 2021. Creative and artistic place-making: creating a museology of Civic Dialogues during a pandemic. Cumulus.
OneConversation with S.H.E.D: Designing in Dialogue
Jones, Rhiannon and Slabbert, Barend 2021. OneConversation with S.H.E.D: Designing in Dialogue.
Pre-conference keynote discussion for CHEAD
Jones, Rhiannon 2021. Pre-conference keynote discussion for CHEAD. CHEAD.
S.H.E.D. – Design for Emergency
Jones, Rhiannon, Barker, Victoria, Colombo, Sara and Ciuccarelli, Paolo 2021. S.H.E.D. – Design for Emergency. CHEAD.
Cumulus: Contemporary Art Working Group
Jones, Rhiannon and Skiles, Nathan 2019. Cumulus: Contemporary Art Working Group. Cumulus.
CHEAD Annual Conference 2020
Jones, Rhiannon 2019. CHEAD Annual Conference 2020.
REDO - Contemporary Art
Jones, Rhiannon 2017. REDO - Contemporary Art. Cumulus International.
How can Art and Design research and Arts research methodologies help tackle the biggest challenges faced by the UK?
Jones, R. 2021. How can Art and Design research and Arts research methodologies help tackle the biggest challenges faced by the UK? Policy Connect.
Atypical Leaders: CHEAD Leadership Programme
Jones, R. 2021. Atypical Leaders: CHEAD Leadership Programme.
Beyond theoretical: integrating a live project brief into an interior design module
Jones, Rhiannon, Slabbert, Barend, McMahon, D. and Di Monte-Milner, Giovanna 2021. Beyond theoretical: integrating a live project brief into an interior design module. University of Derby.
DerbyVoice
McMahon, D. and Jones, R. 2021. DerbyVoice.
DerbyVoice - Creative Place-Making: The Arts in Society Voices 16th International Conference
Jones, Rhiannon and McMahon, D. 2021. DerbyVoice - Creative Place-Making: The Arts in Society Voices 16th International Conference. Common Ground Research Networks.
Civic LAB Symposium 2021
Jones, Rhiannon, Murden, Jade, McMahon, D. and Hawthorn, Matt 2021. Civic LAB Symposium 2021. University of Derby.
CivicLAB Symposium proceedings
Jones, Rhiannon, McMahon, D. and Murden, Jade 2021. CivicLAB Symposium proceedings. University of Derby.
DerbyVoice - Creative Place-Making: CivicLAB: Symposium
Jones, Rhiannon and McMahon, D. 2021. DerbyVoice - Creative Place-Making: CivicLAB: Symposium. University of Derby.
This is Derby Reimagined: S.H.E.D School Tour
Jones, Rhiannon 2019. This is Derby Reimagined: S.H.E.D School Tour. University of Derby.
S.H.E.D This is Derby
Jones, Rhiannon 2019. S.H.E.D This is Derby. University of Derby.
S.H.E.D at Departure Lounge Festival 2019
Jones, Rhiannon 2019. S.H.E.D at Departure Lounge Festival 2019. In Good Company.
S.H.E.D: Design for Emergency
Jones, Rhiannon 2020. S.H.E.D: Design for Emergency. DESIS.
S.H.E.D
Jones, Rhiannon 2020. S.H.E.D.
S.H.E.D Models
Jones, Rhiannon, Slabbert, Barend, Simon, Burrows and Jones, Kevin 2019. S.H.E.D Models. University of Derby.
Protest S.H.E.D
Jones, Rhiannon 2020. Protest S.H.E.D.
S.H.E.D at InDialogue Symposium 2019
Jones, Rhiannon 2019. S.H.E.D at InDialogue Symposium 2019.
Shedding preconceptions of place-shaping through participatory design and research
Jones, Rhiannon 2019. Shedding preconceptions of place-shaping through participatory design and research. CHEAD.
S.H.E.D panel at InDialogue 2019
Jones, Rhiannon, Courage, Cara, Nunn, Alex and Barker, Victoria 2019. S.H.E.D panel at InDialogue 2019. InDialogue.
S.H.E.D: A Case Study: Acting locally, thinking globally
Jones, Rhiannon, Roy, Hanney, Gaio, Ana and Price, Lada 2020. S.H.E.D: A Case Study: Acting locally, thinking globally. Springer/ Palgrave Macmillan. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-46951-1_8
Expanded Studio Project
Jones, Rhiannon 2019. Expanded Studio Project.
InDialogue International Residencies
Jones, Rhiannon 2020. InDialogue International Residencies. InDialogue.
Un/writing and re/figuring artistic practice
Jones, Rhiannon 2020. Un/writing and re/figuring artistic practice.
InDialogue Symposium 2016
Jones, Rhiannon and Connelly, Heather 2016. InDialogue Symposium 2016. InDialogue.
Wonderland
Jones, Rhiannon 2015. Wonderland.
InDialogue Closing Remarks 2016
Jones, Rhiannon, Swindells, Steven and Connelly, Heather 2016. InDialogue Closing Remarks 2016. InDialogue.
Keynote: Grant Kester in conversation with Rhiannon Jones.
Jones, Rhiannon 2016. Keynote: Grant Kester in conversation with Rhiannon Jones. InDialogue.
Parallel dialogues
Jones, Rhiannon and Cologni, Elena 2016. Parallel dialogues. InDialogue.
CaCO3 Composite Images
Jones, Rhiannon and Kelly, Traci 2019. CaCO3 Composite Images.
Sculptural works CaCO3
Jones, Rhiannon and Kelly, Traci 2020. Sculptural works CaCO3.
Chalk Drawings
Jones, Rhiannon and Kelly, Traci 2020. Chalk Drawings.
For We Are Made Of Lines
Jones, Rhiannon and Kelly, Traci 2020. For We Are Made Of Lines. Journal for Creative Arts.
Kelly + Jones In Conversation with Seers in Residence Artists for The Glass Tank
Jones, Rhiannon and Kelly, Traci 2020. Kelly + Jones In Conversation with Seers in Residence Artists for The Glass Tank.
Distilled
Jones, Rhiannon and Kelly, Traci 2021. Distilled.
Kelly + Jones : The Glass Tank Seers in Residence CaCO3
Jones, Rhiannon and Kelly, Traci 2020. Kelly + Jones : The Glass Tank Seers in Residence CaCO3.
Un/writing the landscape, re/figuring the body
Jones, Rhiannon, Kelly, Traci, Klein, Jennifer, Walkington, Helen, Howard, Janice, Pill, Deborah, Mahon, K and Lee, J 2020. Un/writing the landscape, re/figuring the body. PABlish.
Endings are not always completed with a full stop
Jones, Rhiannon 2020. Endings are not always completed with a full stop. in: Intellect Books.
The Time of The Artist
Jones, Rhiannon and Burrows, Simon 2019. The Time of The Artist. FORMAT/QUAD.
InDialogue Sunday Supplement at Dance4 in conversation with Hancock and Kelly
Jones, Rhiannon and Connelly, Heather 2019. InDialogue Sunday Supplement at Dance4 in conversation with Hancock and Kelly.
S.H.E.D launch research event
Jones, Rhiannon 2019. S.H.E.D launch research event.
InDialogue symposium 2019
Jones, Rhiannon and Connelly, Heather 2019. InDialogue symposium 2019. University of Derby.
Kelly + Jones – The Glass Tank Solo Exhibition, CaCO3
Jones, Rhiannon and Kelly, Traci 2020. Kelly + Jones – The Glass Tank Solo Exhibition, CaCO3. The Glass Tank.
Social Higher Education Depot (S.H.E.D)
Jones, Rhiannon 2020. Social Higher Education Depot (S.H.E.D).
This is Derby: dialogic activism
Jones, Rhiannon, Craig, Tom, Manning-Jones, Alix, Barth, Caroline and Turner, Will 2019. This is Derby: dialogic activism. Arts in Society.
Treasuring detritus: Reflections on the wreckage left behind by artistic research
Pinchbeck, Michael and Jones, Rhiannon 2019. Treasuring detritus: Reflections on the wreckage left behind by artistic research. Performance Research. https://doi.org/10.1080/13528165.2019.1671725.
Exploring New Voices: Future Practice in Applied Theatre
Jones, Rhiannon and Connelly, Heather 2019. Exploring New Voices: Future Practice in Applied Theatre.
Riot 1831 1958 1981 2011 in Nottingham.
Jones, Rhiannon 2016. Riot 1831 1958 1981 2011 in Nottingham. New Art Exchange, ADP Riot Tour and L-13.org Prophetic Promotions Press..
The drawing board
Jones, Rhiannon and Kelly, Traci 2014. The drawing board.
InDialogue 2012 Symposium. Panel: Performing Dialogue
Jones, Rhiannon 2012. InDialogue 2012 Symposium. Panel: Performing Dialogue.
The artistry of conversation.
Jones, Rhiannon 2016. The artistry of conversation. Thesis