UNSW Arts Design & Architecture

A rescue boat arriving late to a capsizing ship

Visual communicators can help save the planet, one design at a time.

David Williamson

Australian dramatist David Williamson’s new book is a mash up of memoir and autobiography, which casts himself as a former ‘plunderer’ of other’s lives.

razorwire fences at a prison

Prisons seem an unlikely source of outstanding university students, but it is. What’s more, those who have done such study are much less likely to re-offend when they get out.

tik tok logo on mobile phone screen

Fears that TikTok is “serving up” drug content to impressionable users have prompted calls for all drug content to be censored on the platform. But that would remove useful health advice too.

A man bending over and holding a laughing child

A UNSW and ACOSS study shows sole parents and the unemployed have been left behind in the economic growth of the last two decades.

Sydney's Opal Tower

New research reveals it is nearly impossible for buyers to find high-quality information about the apartments they are considering purchasing, placing them at considerable risk.

Journalists surround Dmitry Muratov, a russian journalist

The lives of Maria Ressa and Dmitry Muratov will be forever changed after winning the prize. But with a more visible presence comes increased scrutiny and threats from those in positions of power.

a young woman stares at camera through her fingers which are covered in colourful paint

What is creativity, and why is it essential in our lives?

Young worried woman looking out the window

COVID-19 is a global pandemic. So why do we still feel ashamed by catching the virus?

Queensland Quarantine Camp 1919

How do responses to infectious diseases throughout history stack up today?

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