CoCreate is a design research community spanning research practice and praxis.

Our work explores socially-engaged design research across craft, textiles, human-computer interaction, industrial design, and design fictions.

Meet our people

Our research commnuity work across the city, country, and internationally. CoCreate is an open research community of students, educators, academics, researchers, and practitioners.


Dovetails Opens 2023 MuseumNext Health & Wellbeing Summit

CoCreate's Henry Collingham joined our project partners at Beamish Museum's Health and Wellbeing Team to talk about our latest.

Award Nomination for Claire Baker

Claire’s PhD research honouring Chernobyl self-settlers has gained a prestigious award nomination, named as a finalist in the 2022.

PDC 2022

As part of Participatory Design Conference 2022, CoCreate members past and present contributed papers, workshops, situated actions and exhibition.

Selected Projects

Babushka and Me

Hand Thought

Co-creating Visions of a Racially Equal University

Sustainability Reflection Cards

Explore all research projects

CoCreate are working across modes, methods, and contexts. Find out about the work going on in our research community.

See a selection of our projects below