Monthly Archives: August 2016 Back

QUT’s Creative Industries redevelopment opens

QUT’s Creative Industries precinct is bigger and better than ever after the second phase of its $88-million expansion opened in Kelvin Grove last week. The precinct’s new focal point is a 12,000-square-metre six-storey building housing QUT’s dance, drama, music, visual arts, creative writing, animation and creative research programs. The new building was designed by Brisbane-based Richard … Read more

SLQ and Brisbane Open House 2016

The second weekend in October is fast becoming a favourite time of year for Brisbane architecture and history buffs. Brisbane Open House, now in its seventh year, officially launched the 2016 program at the impressive 480 Queen Street, the newest high-rise development in Brisbane designed by BVN Donovan Hill. Official guests included Queensland Governor Paul de … Read more

Meet our Design Minds Regional Ambassadors

What do you get when you mix 13 enthusiastic educators from across Queensland with design thinking skills? Design Minds Regional Ambassadors! We are delighted to announce the following teachers and educators who have been selected to participate in our Design Minds Regional Ambassadors program: Ann Weaver, Brett Wass, Sarah Chapman, Graeme Parker, Herman Rijken, Justin Hill, … Read more

2016 Asia Pacific Space Designers Alliance Conference

Attention designers and design students! For those interested in Asia Pacific design, Adelaide is the place to be this September. The Design Institute of Australia is hosting the 2016 Asia Pacific Space Designers Alliance (APSDA) conference and the enviable line-up of presenters is a who’s who of Asia Pacific and world design. The speaker program will include renowned and nationally … Read more