QCA grads nominated for top design award

Alumni
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Queensland College of Art graduates Neil Arnett and Troy Baverstock have been nominated for the Design Institute of Australia’s Queensland Graduate of the Year Award. The graduate designers submitted a portfolio of cutting-edge designs, ranging from a 3D printed prosthetic limb to a minimalist music system. Troy Baverstock, whose innovative limbU design was featured in Griffith’s […]

QCA lecturer designing the future

Arts Education Law
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Queensland College of Art lecturer Dr Sam Canning is helping design the future - fusing art and engineering to create cutting edge designs. Sam's stunning 3D printed dress was used as the centrepiece of Griffith’s recent Remarkable campaign, and made its debut on the Today Show in the US before hitting catwalks across Europe and Asia.

Basketballer Matt on a roll towards Rio

Griffith School of Engineering and Built Environment
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Wheelchair basketballer Matt McShane has his sights on representing Australia at the 2016 Paralympics in Rio de Janeiro, but at the same time is not losing sight of the importance of a Griffith University degree

Leading the way in industrial design innovation

Griffith School of Engineering and Built Environment
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The Bachelor of Industrial Design is a new innovative program at Griffith that was written by Program Leader of Industrial Design and 3D design, digital media, Dr Jennifer Loy and Head of School, Griffith Engineering, Professor Geoff Tansley. “The program started in semester one of this year and is a really innovative program that works […]

Design graduates see a real future – in 3D

Griffith School of Engineering and Built Environment
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The 3D printing technology used by a Gold Coast doctor to help reconstruct a patient’s jaw will be integral to a new degree starting at Griffith University this year. Back in November it was announced that Dr Dimitrios Nikolarakos had performed an Australian first when he used 3D printing as part of surgery on a […]

Industrial Design degree meets global demand

Griffith School of Engineering and Built Environment
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A Griffith University degree combining design and engineering aims to produce a new breed of graduate ready to meet the demands of an emerging global market. Based at the Gold Coast campus and hosted by the School of Engineering in partnership with the Queensland College of Art, the Bachelor of Industrial Design brings design and […]