Art, Architecture & Design

Burj Khalifa

It would be difficult, but we could probably build a tower over 2,000 metres tall, which would be like ten normal skyscrapers on top of each other! This is probably not a very good idea though.

Broad Museum Plaza

Celebrated landscape architect, artist and designer Professor Walter Hood explores how public space can embrace the past, present and future, in the next instalment of UNSW Built Environment's UTZON Lecture Series. 

Tony Costa with his Archibald Prize-winning portrait

Tony Costa’s portrait of fellow artist and Zen Buddhist Lindy Lee has won the 2019 Archibald Prize, marking the fourth time in seven years that a UNSW graduate has won Australia’s most famous portraiture prize

Sydney CBD View

Major public and private CBD property developments are increasingly meeting ‘design excellence’ standards, UNSW Built Environment researchers have found.

Lindy Lee artwork by Tony Costa

The annual announcement of the Archibald Prize is one of Sydney’s great spectacles. This year's winning portrait depicts one of Australia's leading artists, Lindy Lee.

Claire Keenan

In a three-month internship, UNSW Media and Communications student Claire Keenan developed valuable skills for her career.   

United States Capitol Washington

Ancient Rome and its empire had the concept of asylum at its heart. Its legacy provided inspiration for centres of power around the world, but today outsiders are no longer welcome.

Art & Design and Arts & Social Sciences students will transform Randwick Environmental Park into a vibrant outdoor gallery.

Ramesh Mario Nithiyendran

UNSW Art & Design lecturer and ceramicist Ramesh Mario Nithiyendran creates colourful sculptures which draw on his Hindu and Christian heritage as well as the internet, pornography, fashion and art history.
 

Keith Burt Benjamin Law.jpg

Perhaps as a reflection of the current state of national affairs, this year's Archibald Prize exhibition is a politician-free zone.

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