Art, Architecture & Design

Stack of apple devices

The 5G revolution could trigger an e-waste avalanche, but there are ways we can stem the flow, UNSW industrial design expert says.

An abandoned warehouse ruin

Whether it’s art or porn, ruin photography tells a deeper story than what’s behind the lens.

Girl separated from her mother by glass partition due to COVID-19 quarantine

A negative-pressure tent has been designed to give COVID-19 patients a more human experience during treatment in quarantine.

The dial of an old-world sidereal clock from the 1850s

An exploration of the history of the Sydney Meridian re-imagines Australia’s relationship with territory and time for an artist from UNSW Art & Design.

desire path

These unsanctioned footpaths defy design, but is that necessarily a bad thing?

Girl on a climbing frame in sunlight filtered through thick bushfire smoke

A study during last season’s bushfires provides vital insights into the multiple interplays between weather extremes and air pollution.

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Dr Mark Ian Jones discusses the future of design and architecture and how designers need to ask themselves, 'do we need this'?

Elizabeth Farm painting

The newest novel from the author of The Secret River is an imagined diary, detailing the 'true' story of Elizabeth Macarthur.

A busy pedestrian mall in south China surrounded by skyscrapers

A UNSW creative producer is harnessing the cultural differences and parallels between China and Australia to produce innovative new urban media.

suburb in Sydney bordering CBD

The ability to work, live and play all within 20 minutes' reach is the new gold standard for urban planning.

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