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City Space Architecture and The Journal of Public Space

Adj. Assoc. Prof. Luisa Bravo

The Design Lab is thrilled to present City Space Architecture and The Journal of Public Space, a guest seminar being delivered by one of our international visiting academics, Dr. Luisa Bravo on Monday 21 May at 5.30pm. City Space Architecture (CSA) is a non-profit organisation based in Bologna, Italy, with a mission to studying, making, spreading…

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QUT joins fight to save wombats

Wombat Veg with joey

Australian wombats are in grave danger, especially the bare-nosed variety found in NSW, Victoria, and Tasmania, but a new QUT Design Lab project hopes to reverse the threat of their extinction. Endangered wombats to get Australian-first ‘hospital’ burrow Design-led solution to help save wombat species from extinction Marcus Foth, Professor of Urban Informatics at the QUT Design…

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Chaos of Concussion

Concussion is a frequent sport injury. Meet U.S. expert Dr John Sullivan and learn about his work assessing and monitoring concussion for the NFL, NBA, WNBA, Olympic athletes and military elite performers. John is CEO of Clinical & Sports Consulting Services, and a clinical Sport Psychologist and Applied Sport Scientist for Providence College and the University of…

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Robots Are Art Machines

Design Robotics logo

  Innovative ways of looking at new technologies often come from unexpected places. Industrial robotic equipment can be used for more than mass-manufacturing — it can also be used to create art, art which goes beyond the visual world and into one of data. Artists who work with robots give us new ways to see…

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Championing Design Through STEM Girl Power

STEM Girl Power was on display at QUT in March when the QUT Design Lab again hosted a transdisciplinary campus workshop program for the final day of the annual STEM Girl Power Camp. The event coincided with World Science Festival (WSF) activities that took place in Brisbane. The 56 regional high-achieving Year 10 girls became designers…

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The ReGenerate Studio#3: QUT Landscape Architecture

QUT Landscape Architecture, Brisbane Powerhouse, RPS Group and Vee Design are delighted to invite you to join us for the opening night of the exhibition ‘The ReGenerate Studio#3: QUT Landscape Architecture’. The opening commences at 6pm on Thursday 19th April, 2018, at Brisbane Powerhouse. For more information download the QUT Exhibition invitation flyer.

Kaospilot: 25 Years of Design, Entrepreneurship & Social Innovation made in Denmark

QUT Design Lab and Creative Enterprise Australia are proud to jointly present a public seminar by Christer Windeløv-Lidzélius Principal, Kaospilot Business and Design School, Aarhus, Denmark Tuesday, 24 April 2018, 5.30pm for 6pm start – 7pm Gibson Room, Z Block, Level 10, QUT Gardens Point Campus (map) (parking) $30 BOOK NOW Drinks and catering provided. Please provide your…

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Preparing Teachers for Future Design

QUT’s Schools of Design and Education recently collaborated to host a studio for teachers preparing for the 2019 Queensland Senior Design syllabus. Eighty high school teachers from Brisbane and regional schools across Queensland attended the Design Teachers Studio Workshop in February in the Interior Design studios at QUT Gardens Point Campus.   QUT Design co-organisers Natalie Wright…

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