Design studios as research : An emerging paradigm for landscape architecture

Armstrong, Helen (1999) Design studios as research : An emerging paradigm for landscape architecture. Landscape Review, 5(2), pp. 5-25.

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This paper explores the scholarship in creative works and design studios. It examines the particular research methods associated with scholarship in creative works, including reflective practice and hermeneutics. The methodological considerations include comparisons between triangulation and crystallisation as tests for rigour, and the essential role of peer review and publication. The paper concludes with a suite of new landscape design studios with research potential. They include studios as part of larger research projects, and studios which are creative works in their own right where metaphor, trope and a form of avant-gardism are deployed to bring about a form of new knowledge.

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ID Code: 97903
Item Type: Journal Article
Refereed: Yes
Keywords: Design studios, Reflective practice, Creativity, Design research
ISSN: 2253-1440
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > BUILT ENVIRONMENT AND DESIGN (120000) > ARCHITECTURE (120100) > Landscape Architecture (120107)
Divisions: Current > Schools > School of Design
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Creative Industries Faculty
Copyright Owner: Copyright 1999 Lincoln University * Landscape Architecture Group
Deposited On: 03 Aug 2016 23:31
Last Modified: 03 Aug 2016 23:31

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