One of Australia's best-known and most awarded writers, Tom Keneally, will speak at UNSW next month (Thursday, 8th October).
An exhibition of new media art curated by two COFA academics examines aesthetic responses to modern-day disasters such as Hurricane Katrina, war and environmental catastrophes.
One of the Australian literary world's rising stars, Andrew Croome, will speak at the inaugural UNSW Writers Series.
Angelica Mesiti has won the $20,000 Blake Prize for Religious Art for her silent video work, Rapture.
Cate Blanchett, internationally renowned actor and NIDA graduate, has been awarded an Honorary Doctorate of Letters at UNSW.
COFA student Ruby Pritchard has won a home furnishings design competition with a creation that merges past and present.
COFA Fine Arts student, Hugh Marchant, has won the 2009 National Youth Self-Portrait Prize with his unique and haunting multi-media work.
UNSW's iCinema Research Centre has won one of the world's biggest design prizes for creating virtual environments that can help coal miners escape life-threatening real-world dangers.
Sound, light and street theatre transformed the UNSW campus during a special joint celebration with NIDA.
Some of Australia's most promising new choreographers will benefit from a dance residency program at UNSW, to be launched this week.