About the Journal
Convergences – Journal of Research and Arts Education, has Open Access jornal and is a scientific research journal with E-ISSN and blind peer review, which publishes papers in the areas of design, music and visual arts.
The Convergences Journal publishes free of charge, in open access, the original results evaluated by peers, which explain experiences and results from research and practice in the areas of design, music and the visual arts. Through Original papers, Case Reports or Review Papers, by by professionals researchers and scholarly contributors, it promotes knowledge related to the activities of design, music and other visual arts in all its domains of application, as well as its history, its teaching and learning.
The authors and readers of this journal are mainly professionals, students, researchers and scholars from all fields of design, music and visual arts at an international level.
Convergences is published in May and November of each year and accepts papers written in Portuguese, English or Spanish.
Call for papers is permanently open. We are use the end of March submissions as the reference for the May issue and September submissions as the reference for the November issue.
Aim and scope
Act as an international forum for discussion between academic researchers and industry practitioners, reporting new research, principles, procedures or techniques relevant to design, visual arts and musicology/music.
We aim to disseminate new theoretical perspectives, new practices, processes, methods and techniques that result from project-grounded research, theory and teaching experience or from other relations between existing data, with applicable results in the areas of design, visual arts and musicology/music.