About the Danish Centre for Design Research

The Danish Centre for Design Research is an umbrella organisation under the Danish Ministry of Culture for the design research that takes place at the Aarhus School of Architecture, The Danish Design School, Designskolen Kolding, and the Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts, School of Architecture.

The Danish Centre for Design Research helps establish and promote Danish design research, disseminate knowledge, and build Danish and international networks among research institutions, enterprises and the general public.

The Advisory Research Committee

On behalf of the Danish state, the Danish Centre for Design Research manages earmarked funds for design research. The centre’s Advisory Research Committee, which is comprised of three impartial design researchers, makes recommendations about the allocation of funds for specific research projects to the centre’s Steering Committee on the basis of a set of guidelines

Research updates

If you would like to read more about the research projects and other activities of the Danish Centre for Design Research, please see the webzine Mind Design,which is published once a month in Danish and English.