• Mediated design: Processes of projection: The Centre for Art and Media Technology Auckland

      Yong, Kwong Vei (Auckland University of Technology, 2005)
      Mediated Design: Processes of Projection This design research project is concerned with negotiating the mediums by which experience is both encountered and mediated or represented. It engages in particular with the built ...
    • Minus Theatre: Scenes, Elements

      Taylor, Simon William Hoyle (Auckland University of Technology, 2017)
      Minus Theatre: scenes, elements experiments with theatre as the art, method and technique, to explore processes of individuation. It entitles a PhD thesis, undertaken at the Auckland University of Technology (AUT), consisting ...
    • Mnemotechne of design — ontology and design research theories

      Joseph, Frances (Auckland University of Technology, 2010)
      This thesis commences with the premise that while design practices may be said to have a very long, perhaps ancient, history, ‘Design’ as a discipline is of more recent origin, while ‘Design Research’ as a disciplinary ...
    • Open limit: field as witness

      Lyons, Marcia (Auckland University of Technology, 2014)
      This PhD project is undertaken through a creative works process, culminating in a series of experiments produced during candidature, polyphonically named Open Limit; field as witness. A polyphonous textual, folding practice ...
    • Painting of time: duration emergence sensation

      Jervis, Ian (Auckland University of Technology, 2014)
      ‘Painting of time: duration, emergence, sensation’ investigates a methodological conundrum where a painter is unable to orientate painting towards its objective, because the object of ‘pursuit’ is the absolutely new whose ...
    • Performance Test Labour

      Harvey, Mark Robert Gordon (Auckland University of Technology, 2011)
      Performance: Test: Labour is a practice-led PhD research project that systematically engages the fields of performance art and dance choreography. The research aims to offer new perspectives on the international field of ...
    • Physiotherapy and Fundamental Ethics - Questioning Self and Other in Theory and Practice

      Maric, Filip (Auckland University of Technology, 2017)
      Physiotherapy and Fundamental Ethics engages the field of physiotherapy through a critique of its contemporary foundations from the perspective of the ethics philosophy of Emmannuel Levinas, in order to develop novel ...
    • Seamless knitwear: singularities in design

      Smith, Amanda Elizabeth (Auckland University of Technology, 2013)
      The ‘hypothesis’ of this practice-led research is that seamless knitwear processes, recognized as mass- production tools within a post-Fordist system of the mass-production of difference, may be rethought as design innovation ...
    • Te Oro o te Ao: the Resounding of the World

      Shearer, Rachel Mary (Auckland University of Technology, 2018)
      Tēnā koutou, tēnā koutou, tēnā tātou katoa Greetings, greetings, greetings to us all This practice-led PhD is a situated Pacific response to international critical dialogues around materiality in the production and ...
    • The artist will be present: performing partial objects and subjects

      Braddock, Christopher Gregory (Auckland University of Technology, 2008)
      'The Artist Will Be Present' explores objects as traces that stem from performed actions, and my body in performance. Part-sculptural objects, video and sound act as performance documents that expand on notions of the ...
    • Using emergent technologies to develop sustainable architectural composites

      Palmer, Fleur (Auckland University of Technology, 2009)
      The intention of this project is to research the potential of emergent technologies for developing sustainable composites for the building industry. It is divided into three parts: Part 1 Identifies emergent practices which ...
    • Whakaaro Papa: Anthropos Design and Decolonising Metaphysics

      Yates, Amanda Monehu (Auckland University of Technology, 2018)
      Seemingly each week, or even every day, headlines draw attention to the incremental yet radical changes occurring as a result of cultural practices that bear witness to the Anthropocene, as a time in which human activity ...
    • Work: The problematics of image saturation and multiplicity in visual culture

      Gardiner, Scott (Auckland University of Technology, 2003)
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    • A World's Return: A Phenomenological Encounter With Film Worlds

      Reynolds, Julia (Auckland University of Technology, 2016)
      The overarching aim of this practice-led research is to explore how the processes of filmmaking constitute a ‘world’ that can be entered, understood, and reflected upon. The research asks how such worlding is set-up. This ...