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An open and exploratory design-led research centre at Lancaster University
We conduct applied and theoretical research into people, products, places and their interactions.
We work with a variety of organisations to provide fresh perspectives on real-world issues and facilitate innovation.
We offer Undergraduate, Masters, and PhD study opportunities. All our staff are active researchers with extensive expertise in teaching.

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Environment 2.0 Launch at Futuresonic 2007

Event49 years and 16 days ago
Environment 2.0 Launch at Futuresonic 2007

1st of January 1970

Launching the Environment 2.0 project connecting the arts and innovation in mobile and social technologies with the renewed urgency surrounding climate change.

Environment 2.0 is a 3 year project by ImaginationLancaster and FutureEverything exploring new...Read full update

Spreading the Net - ImaginationLab with Senior Managers from Huddersfield University

Spreading the Net - ImaginationLab with Senior Managers from Huddersfield University

Building on the ImaginationNets approach to promoting innovation through networks we developed and delivers this workshop and toolkit in a the Imagination facilitation space.

ImaginationNets is a series of tools we have developed over the past 3 years, and in particular with the IDEAS...Read full update

'Design for Services' book is out

'Design for Services' book is out

Finally after so much work, the book with Anna Meroni and many other contributors is out!

In Design for Services, Anna Meroni and Daniela Sangiorgi articulate what Design is doing and can do for services, and how this connects to existing fields of knowledge and practice. Designers previously...Read full update

PROUD has first Pre-Meeting

Articleby Leon Cruickshank
PROUD has first Pre-Meeting

This is the first 'offical' picture of the PROUD partner team. Hosted by Brainport in Eindhoven this meeting bourght together partners from Falanders, Helsinki, Lancaster, Gremany, Luxemberg, France as well as the Netherlands.  ...Read full article

HighWire at MOMA New York

HighWire at MOMA New York

Two high wire students are currently exhibiting some of their work in the Talk to Me Exhibition in New Yorks Museum of Modern Art.

Whether openly and actively or in subtle, subliminal ways, things talk to us. Tangible and intangible, and at all scales—from the spoon to the city, the...Read full update

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RT @_Design4Change: @ImaginationLanc awarded #AHRC #GCRF grant aimed at empowering local communities and Government in Malaysia in addressi…

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RT @ProfTriviality: Our latest @PETRASiot little book for the internet of things gone off to printers :) this one is about using philosophy…

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