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Best Design Initiative 201612 December 2016

We are pleased to announce that we have been awarded Best Design Initiative 2016 by Sublime Magazine. “This award is given by Sublime Magazine to Central Saint Martins’ Design Against Crime Research […]

Crimewatch2 July 2015

Adam Thorpe featured on Crimewatch (2nd July 2015) with Ben Birtwistle from RBS discussing our ATM anti theft ‘magic mats’. He also spoke about the centre’s ‘Stop Thief Chair’ and […]

Restorative Justice Extending Empathy Workshop Three10 June 2015

The Theatre Session 8th July 2015 09:30 to 18.30 Central Saint Martins, 1 Granary Square, London, N1C 4AA The overarching theme is to explore what is state of the art […]

Design Commission Inquiry Launch: Built Environment and Behaviour9 June 2015

Prof Lorraine Gamman, Director of Design Against Crime, was part of the Discussion Panel with Richard Rogers, Alan Penn and Sunand Prasad for the Design Commission Inquiry Launch: Built Environment […]

The Misfit Economy: What creatives and criminals have in common…28 April 2015

10 Jun 2015: 18:00 – 20:00 Prof. Lorraine Gamman of the Design Against Crime Research Centre will introduce what creatives and criminals have in common. Kyra Maya Phillips will talk […]

Designing Innovative Services: What’s Next?19 December 2014

15 Jan 2015 18:30 to 20:30 Panel discussion on what’s next in designing innovative services including customer experience, organisational change, Internet of Things, business model innovation. Confirmed speakers include Dr […]

Designing Out Crime Association Seminar29 October 2014

Design, Security & Crime: Policy, Practice, Critiques & Potential Brighton Town Hall 20th November 2014 09.45 – 16.00 DOCA provides a forum for anyone, from architects to designers to local […]

Graffiti Sessions28 October 2014

Hosted by UCL Urban Laboratory, the Graffiti Dialogues Network at Central Saint Martins (University of the Arts London) and Southbank Centre, the Graffiti Sessions will gather a wide group of experts to debate […]

Lily Cole: Talking Impossible22 September 2014

In conversation with Lucy Kimbell of Said Business School and Brighton University Lily Cole is founder of, a new social network that encourages a culture of giving and receiving. […]