Discover the latest arts and design news about Swinburne’s research, teaching and student success stories.
India: design futures of everyday pluralism
Thu 15 May 2014
With an upcoming research trip to the region, Swinburne Associate Professor Dori Tunstall reflects on the culture of design in India.
Swinburne and Springvale Homemaker Centre collaborate
International grant sends researchers to Asia
Fri 09 May 2014
Two Swinburne researchers will travel to India and China, after receiving a grant to share their design anthropology knowledge with universities in Asia.
Boom or bust, but Seniorpreneurs are going gangbusters
Thu 08 May 2014
‘Seniorpreneurs’ are the fastest growing segment of entrepreneurship, and considered by experts and researchers as the next boom.
White Face – some notes from a fair-skinned Aboriginal
Swinburne PhD student Myles Russell Cook reviews Carly Sheppard's White Face, reflecting on the experiences of fair skinned aboriginals in Australia.
Horses head to Eastland
Fri 02 May 2014
Life-sized horse statues that have been decorated by Swinburne Visual Merchandising students are now on display at Eastland Shopping Centre.
Unseating the chair
Thu 01 May 2014
Chairs are a health hazard & add little social value. We should stop designing them, says Swinburne Associate Professor Dori Tunstall.
Swinburne Communication Design academics discuss the value of Industry Placement
Tue 29 Apr 2014
A book co-edited by three Swinburne academics explores the careers of some of Swinburne's most successful design alumni
Holy birthday, Batman! Sizing up the Caped Crusader at 75
With Batman turning 75 this year, Swinburne's Dr Liam Burke takes a look back at some of the different mediums that Batman has appeared in over the years.