Call for Articles & Papers


We invite authors to submit previously unpublished articles for publication in the Journal of Design Processes, an academic journal edited by the University Research Group Design Processes & Innovative Practices in Design & Art, at EINA/UAB. The Journal of Design Processes is an open-access, peer-reviewed journal dedicated to publishing research papers on creative processes in all fields of art and design. The journal is published once a year and provides a forum for design and art scholars, professionals, educators and managers worldwide. It seeks to stimulate analysis, innovation, and the discussion of fundamental aspects of design processes, from cognition and methodology, to values and philosophy.

Research Fields

The journal publishes original research, reports on innovative practices, literature reviews, case studies, as well as book, conference, and product reviews. We welcome provocative essays that will stimulate thought on the current and future practices and processes of design and art. We will consider manuscripts on all areas related to design and art processes but will also accept research proposals that challenge standard formats (e.g. not necessarily a written text), that represent innovative research innovative research exploring the conception, development, management, planning, or execution of design and art.

Instructions for Submissions

Manuscripts should be between 2,000 and 8,000 words in length.
The title, abstract, and keywords of the article must be written in English.
The article may be written in Catalan, Spanish or English, although authors will be required to translate the entire article into English if accepted for publication.
There's no template, although authors will be required to adapt the article to one if accepted for publication.
To submit an article:
  1. First contact the website of the journal
    http://designprocesses.org/index.php/journal/
  2. Then register as an author
    http://designprocesses.org/index.php/journal/user/register
  3. And finally upload your file.

Submission deadline: June 19th 2017

Support contact
Anna Pujadas

info@designprocesses.org