Critical Pedagogies Current Projects

Centre for Arts, Memory and Communities

Critical Pedagogies explores questions around alternative modes of education and how we learn and produce knowledge collectively. The research strand aimed to engage with the current scenarios in education and investigate the educational role of cultural organisations.


MATUROLIFE Current Projects

Institute for Future Transport & Cities | Centre for Arts, Memory and Communities

This project brings together Coventry University expertise in Material Science and Design to develop products that embed innovative smart textiles in order to support healthy ageing and independent living.


Exploring the relationship between uniform and perceived employee happiness and productivity Current Projects

Centre for Arts, Memory and Communities

This project sought to understand the employee perspective on the impact uniform has on their happiness and productivity in their role.


Designing communication for Newborn Screening Current Projects

Centre for Arts, Memory and Communities

In 2008/9 our research aimed to inform a proposed UK pilot of an expanded newborn screening service.


Gothic Modern, 1880s-1930s Current Projects

Centre for Arts, Memory and Communities

Gothic Modern, 1880s-1930s is the first in-depth study (comprising a scholarly, multi-author book, articles, an international touring exhibition with linked research publication and a series of international symposia) to explore the pivotal importance of medieval, in particular Gothic art for the artistic modernisms of the late nineteenth and early twentieth-centuries.


Assembly and Frequently Asked Questions: Socially engaged photographic practice with people experiencing homelessness Current Projects

Centre for Arts, Memory and Communities

For over 15 years Anthony Luvera has created long-term projects with homeless people in cities and towns across the UK, including London, Colchester, Belfast, and Brighton. Undertaking this work has led to a collection of tens of thousands of photographs, sound recordings, and ephemera related to the participants experiences and the process of the artist’s practice.


Institution as Praxis Current Projects

Centre for Arts, Memory and Communities


Drawing Conversations Current Projects

Centre for Arts, Memory and Communities

Whilst both collective and collaborative drawing is being widely explored internationally, both within and beyond educational institutions, there is surprisingly little serious research published on the topic. This realisation led to the first international Drawing Conversations Symposium, accompanied by the Drawn Conversations Exhibition at Coventry University, UK, in December 2015, and a series of publications.