UNSW Art & Design


Paul Thomas’ spinning interpretation of quantum computing is featured on the March cover of the prestigious journal Nature Nanotechnology.

Geoffrey Rush William Yang photo

It is the combination of immigrant identity, sexual awakening and creative imagination that makes Yang a major figure in Australian art, writes Prudence Gibson.


Biomedically-trained artists are a growing group of practitioners globally who can enable cross-disciplinary conversations, writes Kate Patterson.


Visitors to one of India’s most iconic museums are lying down and looking up to experience high-resolution images of Mumbai’s spectacular heritage ceilings, as part of an immersive, 3D exhibition.

Deepdream #1

The automation of artistic creativity could be the next frontier in artificial intelligence, writes Oliver Bown.


Simon McIntyre’s commitment to “closing the digital literacy gap” with his innovative use of mobile technologies has won him a national Teaching Excellence Award.


There are plenty of reasons to see this impressive exhibition from Scotland – not least that it includes the kind of art not held in any Australian collection, writes Joanna Mendelssohn.

Boiling the ocean

Final-year Bachelor of Design student James Lim’s One Degree harks back to the heyday of neon lighting. 


Ground avocado seeds form the basis of an award-winning resin fruitbowl, one of almost 200 art works featured in this year’s A&D ANNUAL, UNSW Art & Design’s exhibition of graduate work.