Aims and Scope

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JAARD invites contributions based on original, significant, and rigorous enquiry into all subjects within or across disciplines related to Arts Architecture & Design. It encourages debate and cross-disciplinary exchange across a broad range of approaches. In addition to peer-reviewed scholarly work, the journal publishes letters to Editor, short communications, book reviews, and critical commentaries. It is open to receiving proposals for guest-edited special issues. The spectrum of topics includes:


  • Music
  • Dance
  • Theatre
  • Interior Design
  • Architectural Design
  • Industrial Design
  • Digital Arts
  • Fine Arts
  • Film and Video
  • Photography
  • Fashion Design
  • Textile Design
  • Product Design
  • Graphic Communication Design
  • Animation
  • Game Design
  • User Experience Design

These topics are addressed as full-length academic papers, critical statements on current issues, reviews of books, and media-based visual and performing arts. JAARD presents an innovative platform for researchers, students, practitioners, and educators to learn from and contribute to the field of art, architecture and design. All papers are subject to initial Editorial Board screening and then a rigorous peer-review process before publication.