A performance based on the tension between society and technology has won theatre honours student Nick Atkins the Cate Blanchett Prize.
The next generation of artists has shared in $60,000 worth of prizes and scholarships at the COFA Annual - the 2010 graduating exhibition, held for the first time at CarriageWorks.
Dr Grace Karskens' intimate account of the early days of Sydney in The Colony has won the $100,000 Prime Minister's Literary Award for nonfiction.
COFA graduate Charles Schneider's award-winning crown-of-thorns wallpaper has taken over part of Sydney's iconic coastline at Bondi as part of the annual Sculpture by the Sea exhibition.
For a group of final-year media students the chance to collaborate with world renowned photographer, William Yang, has been the highlight of their degree.
Dasmanila, a unique public art exhibition of more than 1200 flowers made from recycled garbage has opened in the Philippines, with the help of staff and students from COFA.
Thunderbolt, a solar-powered sculpture by COFA artist Bonita Ely, has been unveiled at Sydney Olympic Park, to mark the Games' 10th anniversary.
Australia's first fully compostable plastic water bottle has been developed by a COFA design graduate.
Sydney philanthropists and arts patrons Dr Gene Sherman and Brian Sherman will gift $2 million toward the new COFA gallery.
What do an archaelogist, a Jungian analyst and an art historian have in common? They are just some of the guests of the Colour Colloquium being held at UNSW's COFA next month.