Art, Architecture & Design

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COFA student Belem Lett has won the sought-after Brett Whiteley Travelling Art Scholarship.

Storylines -- the first comprehensive assessment of Indigenous artists from urban Australia is being launched this week (Friday, 27th August).

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The proposed national curriculum in the arts runs the risk of dumbing down how the visual arts is taught in schools, writes COFA's Dr Kerry Thomas.

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COFA alumnus Shaun Gladwell is Australia's newest official war artist. His work, shot in Afghanistan, is now being exhibited at the War Memorial in Canberra.

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UNSW's College of Fine Arts is part of a new artistic hub that promises to breathe new life into inner Sydney's Taylor Square.

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Artists, designers, architects, researchers and the general community are being brought together this month for a thinktank on art and sustainability.

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First-year COFA student Lilian Chia has won the People Choice Award at this year's ArtExpress.

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An innovative dance work developed during a UNSW Dance Residency has secured renowned choreographer Meryl Tankard two prestigious awards.

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William Yang, the celebrated photographer who has documented much of Sydney's social and cultural history, has joined UNSW as a visiting fellow.

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Last year UNSW's COFA had a strong showing at the Venice Biennale. Now some of that work is being exhibited in Sydney's Campbelltown.