The above model is developed by me and is my understanding of artistic research, it has developed through the years I have been head of artistic research at the Danish National School of performing arts 2012-2016. It is based upon the understanding that artistic research emerges from a practice that embedded in the researcher and it emerges from something the researcher either wonder or feels challenged about or a longing for something that does not exist within my practice.

From the practice, the research questions arise. Often there is both a topic and a method that interest. Through the experiments and new knowledge, you learn more about the questions that arose from your practice. Then through the documentation and reflection, we find new practice