Art, Architecture & Design

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The design and planning of energy-efficient, sustainable and resilient cities will be the focus of a major conference being hosted by UNSW this week.

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An immersive 3D field of memories revealing the stories of returned Australian veterans from Afghanistan will screen at the Melbourne Museum today in commemoration of Remembrance Day.

Innovation

The debate about renewable energies following the South Australian blackout is a vivid demonstration of how vested interests can act as a barrier to innovation, writes Martin Loosemore.

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An innovative professional experience program connecting arts students with companies like Macquarie Bank, Artspace and Hello Social is transforming the traditional internship.

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E-sports like League of Legends have millions of viewers, prize pools equal to major televised events and a few US unis are even offering scholarships in e-sports. UNSW's Dr Tom Apperley explores this huge phenomenon in the latest episode of UNSWTV's pop culture series Know Thy Selfie.

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Radically different thinking is required in the construction industry if perennial problems like safety, productivity, industrial relations and gender diversity are to be addressed, writes Martin Loosemoore.

More than 150 architecture students have contributed their visual and design expertise to Opera Australia’s latest production Eighth Wonder, which celebrates the construction of Sydney’s Opera House.

A laser-cut, room-sized metal sculpture referencing reality TV has won a major UNSW prize at this year’s Sculpture by the Sea.

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Award-winning landscape architect Professor Richard Weller will next week deliver UNSW Built Environment’s Utzon Lecture, Atlas for the End of the World, to mark the 50th anniversary of landscape architecture in Australia.

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Delivering the annual Bradfield Oration, Lucy Turnbull has revealed that three great cities are emerging in the Greater Sydney Region as the focal points for how planners will make life more liveable, productive and sustainable for everyone.

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