Staff and student stories of creativity and innovation

Mhairi Abbas: My Residency Experience

Textile Design graduate Mhari tells us why she wanted to do the Residency Programme......

Mhairi Abbas: My Residency Experience

Graduates reunited at DJCAD launch their own clothing brand

Two friends who went to primary school together were reunited at Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art & Design - and have gone onto launch their own clothing brand, With Indigo....

Graduates reunited at DJCAD  launch their own clothing brand

When a woodworker met a jeweller – Man Pins

Entrepreneurialism, collaboration and enterprise. Our graduates are not ones to shy away from innovative and creative projects. We caught up with graduates Louise Forbes and Islay Spalding about how their seemingly different skills and professions came together in their new venture Man Pins. ...

When a woodworker met a jeweller – Man Pins

The Slave’s Lament, Professor Graham Fagen, Burns and the Jamaican sugar plantation

We spoke to Professor Graham Fagen about his influences and about how culture and heritage doesn't always define us. ...

The Slave’s Lament, Professor Graham Fagen, Burns and the Jamaican sugar plantation

V&A Museum of Design Dundee opening 15 September

Scotland's first design museum will open this September. Find out what you can expect to see when you visit......

V&A Museum of Design Dundee opening 15 September

Kids fighting cancer to be given superhero masks to help them through radiotherapy

Made-to-measure masks have been created to help put Scottish kids at ease during treatment, which can be frightening to experience at a young age....

Kids fighting cancer to be given superhero masks to help them through radiotherapy

Encouraging creative entrepreneurs

Chris Park’s story shows how Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design encourage creative entrepreneurs. The skills that Chris developed, and the support that he received, encouraged him to embark upon a risky – but ultimately successful – endeavour. ...

Encouraging creative entrepreneurs

Making mental health tangible

Graduate Rich Cahill used his design background and our wide network of connections to develop the healthcare app, yougra.ph. This is a digital tool for making mental health tangible using text messaging and AI. ...

Making mental health tangible