Art, Architecture & Design

a montage of a city on the water at day and night

The next generation of supercooling materials can help keep cities cooler in summer and warmer in winter.

dance artist performing in a gallery space

An artist-focused research collaboration aims to develop protocols for engaging with choreographic works in art institutions.

sydney city skyline at night

Computational design can identify greater efficiencies across the built environment, enabling us to create more sustainable cities.

museum sound installation featuring piano, amplifier, drum with cymbal and lights

A creative coding toolkit co-designed by a UNSW researcher supports the creation of intricate sound installations.

A group of children smiling and huddled together

Conflicts at recess, averaging one every three minutes, greatly disrupt children’s play activities. However, a well-designed school layout can reduce the problem.

Four secessionist delegates holding the proposed flag for Western Australia in 1934

WA Premier Mark McGowan’s strong stance on borders has reminded many of the long streak of separateness that has defined Western Australia throughout history.

man at home on sofa listening to music with a smartphone

UNSW Arts, Design & Architecture stories explored a range of ideas, from purpose-built quarantine facilities to whether artificial intelligence could create art.

Screenshot of a tablet displaying hard place good place

Art meets mental health in an immersive art project co-designed with people with lived experience of trauma from regional, rural and remote areas.

Illustration of Luyten 3D Printer on the Moon

A team from UNSW wants to use Luyten 3D printing technology to build a house on the Moon. 

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