Arkin University of Creative Arts and Design (ARUCAD) has released the first issue of ARUCAD Journal, a refereed academic publication focusing on art, design, communication, music, and performing arts. The digital publication aims to provide an innovative platform for researchers, academics, and practitioners to share innovative research, critical analyses, and creative works.
ARUCAD Journal covers a broad range of disciplines, including architecture, interior design, environmental design, industrial design, visual arts, graphic design, advertising, film, photography, theatre, dance, and music. The publication seeks to play a key role in reflecting the complex interactions between art, design, and communication by encouraging collaboration across different creative disciplines.
Focusing on the impact of cultural factors on both theory and practice, ARUCAD Journal aims to promote knowledge transfer between academia and industry professionals. The journal is planned as an annual publication. The first issue of ARUCAD Journal includes research articles, extended abstracts, and a video summary. The General Editorial Director of ARUCAD Journal is Assoc. Prof. Dr. Ehsan Daneshyar, the Head of the Department of Interior Architecture and Environmental Design at ARUCAD.
Submissions are accepted in Turkish and English, and the journal is published online. The content can be read on the digital platform in translation in Turkish, English, French, Spanish, Russian, and German.
Prof. Dr. Burcu Toker stated, “ARUCAD Journal will contribute to academic discussions in the field of art and design at the national and international levels.”
Prof. Dr. Burcu Toker, the Vice Rector for Research and Development of the University, expressed confidence in the success of the journal, stating that with a strong editorial and scientific board consisting of expert academics, ARUCAD Journal will progress successfully. She believes it will strengthen the university’s mission to support scientific productivity in the fields of art, design, communication, and performing arts, facilitating the sharing of innovations in these areas. Emphasising the significance of art and design in the academic world, ARUCAD Journal aims to contribute to important discussions in the national and international arena with its quality articles, promoting knowledge transfer and interdisciplinary collaboration for researchers, students, and relevant professionals.
Researchers can access the journal through the website https://arucadjournal.com.