Rationality and Creativity Interplay in Research by Design as Seen from the Inside
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|Issue||Vol. 2 No. 2 (2019)|
|Published||Jul 30, 2019|
Submitted : Jul 8, 2019 | Accepted : Jul 30, 2019
While research by design is critical in the development of architecture and design knowledge, there is still a need to deeply understand the design knowledge about the interplay between rationality and creativity in research-by-design projects. This paper attempts to address this issue by illustrating, rather than conceptualising, the inside process of a research by design project. The inside process will be discussed from three different points of view: (1) research or design interest tendency, (2) the performance of reflective attitude, and (3) a combination of views (1) and (2). The study resulted in an illustration of the interplay that suggests a dynamic forward-backwards act of thinking and making of a research-by-design project.
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