Art, Architecture & Design

Burnt bushland in Iluka NSW

The Dean of UNSW Built Environment says it’s possible to build more fire resistant homes, but designs need to use best practice principles to be resilient.

An image of Khadim Ali's mural at UNSW Galleries

Every War is Defeat is part of UNSW’s Facing Equality Project that aims to confront and shift forms of unconscious bias.

Professor Ian Howard at the sitework during Operation Sovereign Borders, commissioned by the Australian War Memorial. Image credit: Ian Lang.

UNSW Art & Design Professor Ian Howard has been fascinated with the rubbing technique since the 1960s, a time also marked by the escalation of the Vietnam War.

scan of orchard hill station

A research team from UNSW Built Environment is using 3D mapping technology to help improve fire safety and crisis response procedures for Fire and Rescue NSW. 

Sisi Zlatnova

Professor Sisi Zlatanova investigates the use of 3D digital models with the aim of improving accessibility, safety and emergency response procedures.

UNSW Art & Design

The $523,000 grant from the Human Performance Research network (HPRnet) will be used to develop technology to improve cognitive performance and resilience

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Professor Mari Velonaki is the Director of the Creative Robotics Lab at UNSW Art & Design. Her research is in social robotics that can assist humans, including autistic children and the elderly.

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A UNSW studio led by renowned landscape architect Professor Richard Weller has come up with a unique way to protect our threatened species.

Catherine Hay Thomson

A passionate crusader for the rights of women and children, Catherine Hay Thomson went undercover to investigate their treatment in public institutions and testified before a Royal Commission.

Gene Sherman

Honorary doctorate awarded to Dr Sherman for her service to art and design, and her commitment to education.

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