Art, Architecture & Design

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This year’s COFA ANNUAL exhibition will launch the careers of the next generation of artists and designers.

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A meditative video of a young girl playing in a Turkish mosque has won COFA graduate Fabian Astore this year’s Blake Prize for Religious Art.

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Sydney’s iconic Cockatoo Island has been reinvigorated by COFA design students as part of the Sydney Architecture Festival.

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Local high school students have reclaimed Sydney’s history as part of a COFA research project designed to transform urban spaces with public art.


Australia’s first completely solar-powered art show, curated by COFA academic Allan Giddy, opens in the desert town of Broken Hill this month.

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The tale of a mythical creature transforming into a majestic dragon, created by COFA graduate Sushan Yue, is UNSWTV’s most popular video.

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After years of negotiation, artist and COFA Dean, Ian Howard, has gained access to the highly militarised North Korean–Chinese border to document its history.

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Award-winning New York urban landscape architects Marion Weiss and Michael Manfredi will be giving a free public lecture at UNSW this Wednesday.

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COFA student Idil Abdullahi is transforming traditional cultural symbols into works of art for an exhibition showcasing the creative talents of Muslim women.

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'Joyride', a visual interpretation of an original music score by composer Andrew Schultz has been selected for screening at the Melbourne International Animation Festival.