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Dr Annie Shaw

Director of Studies and Research Lead, Department of Design

Director of Studies, Department of Design
Departmental Research Lead
Design Hub Leader, Manchester School of Art Research Centre
Research Degrees Coordinator, Department of Design

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Projects

Seamless knitwear and curriculum development

The development of seamless knitting technology presents textile/fashion education with new challenges. How will knitwear design (specifically pattern cutting) change if there are no longer any seams? How can the curriculum develop to promote understanding of and exposure to new technology? Comparative Study of BSc Textiles & BA Fashion Students approaches to 3D Seamless Knitwear Design. Details…

Research

Annie Shaw is a member of:

A selection of recent research outputs.

Exhibitions

Shaw, A., 2013. PAIRINGS II CONVERSATIONS & COLLABORATIONS’, Contemporary Applied Arts Gallery, Percy Street London., 22 March -13th April 2013.

BANNER SEAMLESS THE DIGITAL IN DESIGN MAO, LJUBLJANACONNECTED COLUMNS, LJUBLJANACONNECTED COLUMN IN PROGRESS 70 X 42 CM X 2.9M

Shaw, A., 2013. SEAMLESS THE DIGITAL IN DESIGN, NATIONAL MUSEUM OF ARCHITECTECTURE & DESIGN, LJUBLJANA, SLOVENIA (MAO), 20th Sepember 2013 - 3rd November 2013.

PAIRINGS II 'DOUBLE HELIX'PAIRINGS II 'URBAN'PAIRINGS II 'TEXT'PAIRINGS II 'NORTHERNER'PAIRINGS II 'MAP'PAIRINGS II 'LOSS'

Shaw, A., Goldsmith, S., 2012. 'PAIRINGS II CONVERSATIONS & COLLABORATIONS', Museum in the Park, Stroud, Gloucestershire, 28th April-27th May 2012.

WOW (WONDER OF WOOL)

Shaw, A. Alexander, M., Carreducker, Crawford, S.,Easton, S., Fine Cell Work, Ford, F., Godwin, F., Jenkins, K., Matthews, R., Messum, S., Nelson, D., Pemberton, K., Pitt, T., Pymm, C., Robins, F., Twigger-Holroyd, A., White, H., Wilson, D., Wrigg, J.,, 2012. 'WOW' (WONDER OF WOOL), Gallery @ Rheged, Penrith, Cumbria, 14th January - 15th April 2012.

PURLS 2PURLS 1PURLS BY THE SEA Catalogue

Shaw, A., Anita Bruce, Adele Bowden, Kandy Diamond, Elizabeth Gaston, Kate Holdsworth, Joanna Jack, Angela Knipe, Stephanie Potts, Deirdre Nelson, Shetland Mirrie Dancers, and Jane Scott., 2011. 'PURLS BY THE SEA', Belfry Arts Centre, Overstrand, Norfolk, 12-30 August 2011.

EXTRAVAGANSEY3EXTRAVAGANSEY2EXTRAVAGANSEY

Shaw, A., 2010. 'EXTRAVAGANSEY', The Scottish Fisheries Museum, Anstruther, Fife, 1st October - 31st December 2010.

ICPDC China Academy of Art,Hangzhou

Shaw, A., 2010. 'SEAMLESS' International Creative Pattern Design Competition, China Academy of Art, 2010 China Cultural and Creative Industry Expo, Hangzhou, China PRIZES: 1.Honorable Award 2. International Award, 13-19 October 2010.

STORMFORCE 2STORMFORCE

Shaw, A., 2010. 'STORMFORCE', Scarborough Art Gallery, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, 1st October - 28th November 2010.

Artefacts

Shaw, A., 2019. '[ICOSOHEDRON]', Jodrell Bank World Heritage Site, Cheshire UK.

Ault, M., Shaw, A., 2018. 'Southbank Undercroft Knitted Columns', Southbank Centre Undercroft, London..

Book Chapters

In the Loop:Knitting Now

Shaw, A., 2010. 'LOOKING BACKWARDS TO LOOK FORWARDS'. In Jessica Hemmings (eds.) In the loop: Knitting now, 128-131, Black Dog Publishing, London.

Journal Articles

Jefferies, T., Shaw, A., 2015. 'Semper's Jumper: Hard softness and soft hardness in archi-textile design', Craft Research, 6 (2), pp. 257-274.

TEXT JOURNAL

Shaw, A., 2008. 'WHOLEGARMENT KNITWEAR: NEW WAYS OF MAKING CLOTHES', TEXT: For the study of textile art, design and history, Journal of The Textile Society, Vol. 36: 2008-9, 10-16.

Conference Papers

Ault, M., Shaw, A., Beecroft, M., 2018. 'New Behaviours in Material Form', Transitions 2: Material Revolution, Huddersfield University, UK., 11/4/2018 - 12/4/2018.

Ault, M., Shaw, A., Beecroft, M., 2018. 'The 'Re-fabrication' of Knitted Textile and its Architectural Potential', Advanced Building Skins, Bern, Switzerland., 1/10/2018 - 2/10/2018.

Presentations

Ault, M., Beecroft, M., Shaw, A., 2018. 'Architectonic Textiles', Lancaster University.

Ault, M., Shaw, A., Beecroft, M., 2018. 'Architectonic Textiles - The Potentials in the 'Re-Fabrication' of Knit', RIBA Research Matters Conference, Sheffield University.

Shaw, A., 2018. 'SEAMLESS SPACES FROM THEN TO NOW', University of Southampton, Winchester School of Art.

Ault, M., Shaw, A., Beecroft, M., 2018. 'The 'Re-fabrication' of Knitted Textile and its Architectural Potential', Bern, Switzerland.

Ault, M., Shaw, A., Beecroft, M., 2017. 'New Behaviours in Material Form', Huddersfield University.

Ault, M., Shaw, A., Beecroft, M., 2017. 'New Kniteriality', Manchester School of Art.

Shaw, A., 2014. 'SEAMLESSNESS IN FORM & MATERIALITY: THE SPACES WE MAKE AND INHABIT', Before You're 30. Organised by students of the Manchester School of Architecture., International Anthony Burgess Foundation, Manchester, 1 April 2014.

POD (MA Digital Futures 2013) Foyer Manchester School of ArtDORIS COLUMN 2013, Foyer Manchester School of Art

Shaw, A., Jefferies, T, 2014. 'SEMPER'S JUMPER Hard Softness and Soft Hardness in Architextile Design', TRANSITION: re-thinking textiles and surfaces, University of Huddersfield, 26/27 November 2014, in Conference proceedings.

Shaw, A., 2013. '‘CONSIDERING SEAMLESSNES’', The First International Symposium For Creative pattern cutting’, University of Huddersfield, 6/7TH Feb. 2013.

Shaw, A., 2012. 'GANSEYS, IDENTITY EMOTIONAL INVESTMENT & DESIGN', IDENTITY,CULTURE & RELIGION IN BRITISH FISHING COMMUNITIES, York St. John University, 28th-29th june 2012.

Shaw, A., 2011. 'SEAMLESS OLD AND NEW', GANSEYFEST International gansey symposium organised by the Moray Firth gansey project, Centre for Health Science, Inverness, Scotland., 1-2 October 2011.

Shaw, A., 2008. 'WHOLEGARMENT KNITWEAR: NEW WAYS OF MAKING CLOTHES', The History, Production and representation of Knitted Textiles in Scotland, National Gallery of Scotland, Edinburgh, 14th March 2008.

Shaw, A., 2008. 'WHOLEGARMENT KNITWEAR: NEW WAYS OF MAKING CLOTHES', Knitting past, present and Future. In the Loop 2008, Winchester School of Art, 15th-17th July 2008.

Shaw, A., 2007. 'SEAMLESS GARMENTS OLD AND NEW (Presentation of PhD research in progress)', Annual Conference of the Knitting History Forum, University Women's Club, London, 3rd November 2007.

Other Outputs

EARL OF SANDWICH 2EARL OF SANDWICH 1

Shaw, A., 2011. '‘THE GREAT SANDWICH PIC-KNIT’ Captain Cook Memorial Museum, Whitby. Talk and exhibited work'.

Exhibition 8Exhibition 7Exhbition 6Exhibition 5Exhibition 4Exhibtion 2

Shaw, A., 2009. 'CRAFTING THE TECHNOLOGICAL: GANSEYS AND WHOLEGARMENT KNITTING, PhD Thesis'.