The “architect’s architect” wins AIA Gold Medal
This year’s winner of the prestigious Australian Institute of Architects (AIA) Gold Medal is RMIT alumnus John Wardle.
Design shaping life: RMIT at the heart of Melbourne Design Week
In partnership with the National Gallery of Victoria, RMIT explores how design is tackling some of the biggest challenges we face in an exciting program of events at Melbourne Design Week 2020.
Living laneways: Designing better solutions to urban space
An architectural collaboration is repurposing and re-embracing Melbourne’s iconic laneways to connect them with surrounding communities, and challenge notions of how and where we live.
Challenges for design educators in the humanitarian sector: Insights from global experts
A discussion of professional and teaching challenges was raised by European and Australian academics during a recent Design, Disaster and Development Research Forum at RMIT Europe.
From classroom to lounge room: Five things I learned from presenting Australia by Design
Taking her love of design to the small screen, an RMIT student is co-presenting a show that puts the spotlight on design innovations in Australia. She shares her experience and top tips.
Reactivating cultural heritage
RMIT researcher Eva Prats has paid homage to Irish playwright Samuel Beckett with the transformation of a workers' cooperative in Barcelona to an experimental theatre.