Building 100, also known as the Design Hub. The large, front facing Victoria Street window is also used as a student exhibition space.
RMIT Design Archives houses a unique and important collection devoted to Melbourne’s design practices.
Founded in 2007, fast cementing itself as an integral part of the city's arts and cultural scene, the RDA not only houses multidisciplinary collections – it also supports and facilitates research projects that focus on design in all its facets.
Meet us back here next week for our final Culture Quiz, on the AFI Research Collection.
50 years on July 1st, 2020. The international terminals were opened in July of 1970, with domestic flights following suit in 1971. George Kral designed a luxurious lounge to be built in the Astrojet Centre in front of the terminal. You can see Kral’s designs in detail on the RDA collections page.
Huveneers’ poster was for the new Philips electric shaver. Huveneers’ had an impactful career working with over 70 brands locally and internationally. This poster is just one example of the fun and creative works by Huveneers’ in the archives.
Acknowledgement of Country
RMIT University acknowledges the people of the Woi wurrung and Boon wurrung language groups of the eastern Kulin Nation on whose unceded lands we conduct the business of the University. RMIT University respectfully acknowledges their Ancestors and Elders, past and present. RMIT also acknowledges the Traditional Custodians and their Ancestors of the lands and waters across Australia where we conduct our business. - Artwork created by Louisa Bloomer