Industrial Design

pile of discarded phones

It's not just your imagination, products used to have a longer lifespan, says a UNSW industrial designer.

desk dining table

Multi-purpose rooms with mobile smart furniture could be the answer to living and working in small spaces long-term.

welding in the lab

The pandemic will shape the careers for next-generation industrial designers, but it won't define them, says UNSW expert.

Gonzalo Portas

Since his undergraduate days at UNSW, Industrial Design Associate Lecturer Gonzalo Portas has focused on medical device design. 

public bbq

Barbecues in our local parks need to change to reflect the diverse needs of our communities, says the Director of the Industrial Design program Dr Christian Tietz.

Oya Demirbilek

Industrial Design Professor Oya Demirbilek is using co-design, a participatory and collaborative approach that can improve the environment and wellbeing.

Non-invasive Glucose Response Insulin

A non-invasive glucose-responsive insulin device was among the four Gold Awards received by Industrial Design Alumni.

19_public_toilets_shutterstock.jpg

Public toilets are an essential amenity, but most of them aren't places we'd want to visit unless we have to. Christian Tietz asks: What does the failure to provide more restful and inviting places say about us?

joeladler.jpg

A light-weight sofa that transforms into an eight-seater dining table is among the exhibits from more than 40 students at this year's Industrial Design graduation exhibtion, 'Prismatic'.

final assembly

UNSW Industrial Design students have taken the humble barbeque to a whole new level, designing multicultural cooking facilities for Sydney’s local parks.

Pages