INTA2302 The Studio

Posted on Dec 12, 2017 in Industry, Teaching
INTA2302 The Studio

Well done to those 3rd year students featured in the newsletter of The Studio, our client for this semester’s DP6 INTA2302 on workplace. These projects showcase how innovatively the 3rd years approached the The Studio’s brief for a startup incubator in the tech sector. Building on last year’s course model, Ms Iva Durakovic coordinated the […]

Review of Cleaveland Rooftop by SJB: Sing d’Arcy

Posted on Nov 23, 2017 in Uncategorized
Review of Cleaveland Rooftop by SJB: Sing d’Arcy

Dr Sing d’Arcy has just had his review of the Cleaveland Rooftop project by SJB published in the December issue of Houses Magazine. BIA students can access Houses on-line through the following link (you will need to login to the library website). We also have physical copies of Artichoke in the Library. http://search.informit.com.au/documentSummary;dn=227370906299277;res=IELHSS The BIA […]

BIA(Hons) Grad Show: Eclectic Electric – Zenith Showroom Surry Hills

Posted on Nov 20, 2017 in Events, Industry, Teaching
BIA(Hons) Grad Show: Eclectic Electric – Zenith Showroom Surry Hills

Thursday night saw the launch of Eclectic Electric – the BIA(Hons) Grad Show – at the Zenith Show Room in Surry Hills. The event was well attended by students, alumni, industry, BE Staff and stakeholders. A big thanks to all the sponsors who helped make this event possible, to the exhibition committee members and Ms […]

BIA (Hons) Graduand Exhibition: Eclectic Electric

Posted on Nov 15, 2017 in Events, Teaching
BIA (Hons) Graduand Exhibition: Eclectic Electric

Just a reminder that the BIA (Hons) Graduand Exhibition ‘Eclectic Electric’ opens tomorrow night at Zenith Showrooms, Surry Hills. Don’t miss out on seeing the exciting student work on the White Bay Power Station. Here is a sample of a project from Josh How ‘Fast Lanes’.

2402 Graduation Studio Final presentations

Posted on Nov 8, 2017 in Events, Teaching
2402 Graduation Studio Final presentations

Monday saw the students of the BIA (Hons) Graduation Studio present their work to staff and industry representatives. The work was of an extremely high level and demonstrated the skill and learning of four dedicated years. Congratulations to all those who participated in the day. You can come along to the Graduation Show ‘Eclectic Electric’ […]

Fusion: BIA (Hons) End of Session Exhibition

Posted on Nov 3, 2017 in Events, Teaching
Fusion: BIA (Hons) End of Session Exhibition

The BIA (Honours) End of Semester exhibition started on Tuesday 31st October in the Red Centre Gallery, and is visible until 3rd November 4pm. It is entitled FUSION, and showcases interior architecture works by 1st, 2nd and 3rd years. It is organized by a team of five students from 3rd year: Rachel Ang, Joanne Feng, Leo […]

Save the date: BIA End of Session Exhibition ‘Fusion’

Posted on Oct 9, 2017 in Events, Teaching
Save the date: BIA End of Session Exhibition ‘Fusion’

Save the date: Tuesday Oct 31 6pm. The End of Session 2 Exhibition ‘Fusion’ will showcase interior architecture works by 1st, 2nd and 3rd years. The BIA End of Semester exhibition, entitled FUSION, is organized by a team of five students from 3rd year: Rachel Ang, Joanne Feng, Leo Wang, Emily Sutton, and Maia Guppy-Hall. Location: UNSW Red Centre […]

Posted on Sep 18, 2017 in Research, Teaching

Lisa Zamberlan, Senior lecturer in the Interior Architecture program,  has recently published a collaborative research paper with Dr Stephanie Wilson (USyd) in the Journal of Design Education (11/2). The paper explores the development of entrepreneurial capacities in design education   Title: Dimensions of Entrepreneurship in Design Education: A Review of Curriculum Models for Emerging Creative Practice […]

Turn my voice up – Great event!

Posted on Sep 14, 2017 in Events, Industry, Teaching
Turn my voice up – Great event!

“TURN ME WAY UP, MY VOICE IS REALLY LOW”? Our Bachelor of Interior Architecture Graduation Exhibition team, ‘Eclectic Electric’, hosted an industry conversation night between five leading design practitioners and UNSW students. The initiative supported the exchange of ideas on the accessibility of good design and social inequality within the design industry. Moderated by Dr.Sing […]

Eat Drink Awards 2017

Posted on Sep 6, 2017 in Industry
Eat Drink Awards 2017

https://eat-drink-design.com/   Hospitality is one of the core typologies for interiors. Check out what the leading designers in Australia are doing in this year’s Eat Drink Awards.

Electric Eclectic Conversation Night: This Friday 6pm MCIC UNSW: Get your voice heard

Posted on Sep 4, 2017 in Events, Industry
Electric Eclectic Conversation Night: This Friday 6pm MCIC UNSW: Get your voice heard

In today’s age of globalisation, issues of accessibility and universality of design are argued to be at the forefront of the industry now more than ever. By achieving accessibility in design are we simply ticking some boxes or are we able to create platforms for those who find themselves with little to none? Can we […]

BIA Internship Program

Posted on Sep 1, 2017 in Uncategorized

The BIA Internship program is designed to establish an ongoing partnership between the BIA and various leading Sydney based design firms providing senior year students the opportunity to gain invaluable industry experience whilst also achieving 6UOC towards their open or general electives through UNSW’s existing DIPP1510 Work Placement Course. The participating firms in turn are […]

Gallery Catch Up Session 01: Got a question?

Posted on Aug 25, 2017 in Teaching
Gallery Catch Up Session 01: Got a question?

The BIA has regular support sessions to help students get extra feedback and assistance on any topic or issue that they might have. These take place in the RC Gallery in an informal drop-in style format. Staff and senior students will be there to help you, whether its related to Technics, Design Studio,  Critical Perspectives […]

INDESIGN 17 starts today

Posted on Aug 11, 2017 in Art & Design, Events
INDESIGN 17 starts today

INDESIGN starts today. 2 days of talks, exhibitions and installations throughout Sydney. http://www.indesigntheevent.com/sydney/

Recent staff travels: Dr Laurence Kimmel

Posted on Aug 9, 2017 in Uncategorized
Recent staff travels: Dr Laurence Kimmel

It’s always good to travel and see what is happening outside of Sydney in terms of design and architecture. Here is a report from Dr Laurence Kimmel’s recent travels: ‘Interior Architecture Lecturer Laurence Kimmel came back from her break with plenty of references to share with you for your projects. Don’t hesitate to have a […]

Session 2 kicks off

Posted on Aug 4, 2017 in Teaching
Session 2 kicks off

Welcome back to Session 2. INTA2102 DP2 has kicked off the session with numerous site visits and lots of great work done in studio. The project will no doubt produce many inspired designs. The BIA Blog will keep you updated of all the activity of the BIA(Hons) especially the Graduation Show Electric Eclectic https://www.ee.be.unsw.edu.au/

BIA Catch Up Session

Posted on May 23, 2017 in Uncategorized
BIA Catch Up Session

The last of the BIA Catch Up Sessions will take place on Tues March 30 between 4pm and 6pm in the RC Gallery. This is a great chance to get help from staff and students about any issue in studio, tech or critical perspectives. Come along with your questions, queries and work to get some […]

BIA Industry Internship Program

Posted on May 16, 2017 in Uncategorized
BIA Industry Internship Program

The BIA is pleased to announce the launch of its Industry Internship Program. With our industry partners Geyer, Davenport Campbell and Group GSA, 3 pilot internships are available during the winter break of 2017. This program is open to 3rd and 4th year BIA (Hons) students. Applications close 5pm Wed 31st May. For further information […]

DESIGN BUILD 17

Posted on May 5, 2017 in Events, Industry, Teaching
DESIGN BUILD 17

You still have until 4pm Friday to go visit Design Build 17 and see the work of your peers. The teams of Faceted and Sigma worked long and hard to get their designs built in time and to budget. The hard work paid off as the two spaces functioned well and really added to the […]

Dulux Colour Awards 17

Posted on Apr 26, 2017 in Uncategorized
Dulux Colour Awards 17

The finalists for Australia’s most prestigious colour awards have been announced. http://colourawards.dulux.com.au/ Have a look a the student entries and maybe consider entering one or your projects for next year’s competition.