Journal History

Gradients is a design journal published by School of Design, Unviersitas Pelita Harapan, Tangerang, Indonesia.

Gradients was established in 2017.

The journal aims to publish design research undertaken through the design works where the research is embodied within the works. The journal seeks significant contemporary design issues, problematics, emerging design strategies and practices, scholarly design critiques and extended discourse by authors relating to visual, product, architectural and interior design field. The interplay of investigating, situating, framing and communicating design-research activities makes the design works and design discourses to contribute to the knowledge within the realm of design.

The editors welcome the submissions of research-based design works and scholarly design discourses embodied within design academia and practice. These two kinds of submission bring together a productive and informed dialogue between design academia and practice.