Competition Minus 1 Days Opening Ceremony and first full walk around Finishing touches on competition preparations and early finish allowed time for a full walk around of the Abu Dhabi National Convention Centre. Still major preparations occurring in every corner of the grand halls and adjoining tents. Follow...

AGDA and DIA members came out to support local young talent on Saturday. Always a pleasure to chat to inspired and aspiring young creatives. Photos by TAFE ALUMNI grad Henry Quach. On topic and perfectly paced keynote by Sean Mckay from Media on Mars. Great morning had by...

A capacity crowd packed Central’s Library theatre to hear Ben and Monelle’s graduate talk yesterday. Brimming with a freshness and insight from last year’s Graphics Graduate group AKA 'Great Scott' – BENJAMIN CLARK  (who won the Travis Walker Award and passed ISTD) and MONELLE TRACHEZ  (who...

Why paint the graffiti on the fence? Why not embrace it? Clearly these taggers are in need of a short course in the arts or extended typographic education. Keep them off the streets… A few sample lines from the attached and pictures 24 hours after paste-up....

Our March graduate talk this year was a double-header. Chloe received a PASS grade for her ISTD assessment with an assignment aimed at halting ‘TAFE CUTBACKS’ and Alby produced a final year ‘mentor style art school manifesto brief’ which highly impressed industry judges and lecturing staff...

Over 21 years after finishing high school, we recently celebrated with a good ol' reunion back in Morwell Victoria. Brilliantly organised by Belinda at the Social Crew and joining forces with legendary fabricator, Dean Roberts (Lithostylis) to frantically produce a new issue of da Sellout,...

Central Institute of Technology Adv Diploma students frequently slide across to Curtin to complete an extra year – let's call it a honorary fourth year of study – in their quest to gain a Degree in Graphic Design. Fresh Collective were lucky this week to have...

Students this week were treated to Dan McKeating, Creative Director at Studio Lost & Found, delivering some inspiration tips for when Advanced Diploma students (Fresh Collective) get out into the real world of graphic designer. Students were thoroughly entertained by photos and stories of when he...

Winner of the Travis Walker Memorial Award in 2013, Nat Houston returns to Central Institute of Technology to speak to students about her graduate experiences, both positive and negative and shed some light on how to best prepare the group, individual folio and exhibition. Well...

Come down to AGDA's unique event this coming Tuesday. AGDA WA is excited to announce that Scott Ludlam, Australian Greens Senator for Western Australia and former graphic designer, web developer and filmmaker, will be presenting Design for Change. Hear Scott discuss the responsibility that designers hold and...