86529 : Hedda Gabler
"My intention in giving it this name was to indicate that Hedda as a personality is to be regarded rather as her father's daughter than her husband's wife". Henrik Ibsen 1891

Studio Leader : Jorge Valiente
86529 : A Dolls House
“Ive got to do it by myself, and that’s why I’m leaving you” Henrik Ibsen 1879

Studio Leader : Campbell Drake
86529 : Woyzeck
“The world is chaos, nothingness its true Messiah.” Georg Büchner, 1837

Studio Leader : Esteban Insausti
86529 : Miss Julie
“Life is not so idiotically mathematical that only the big eat the small; it is just as common for a bee to kill a lion or at least to drive it mad.” August Strindberg

Studio Leader : Vesna Trobec
86529 : The Master Builder
The ethics of form and space
Studio Leader : Robert Barnstone
86529 : The Wild Duck
“Yes, for it’s my Wild Duck.” Henrik Ibsen, 1884

Studio Leader : Christina Deluchi
86533 Rethinking the Frame
86533 Playbox Theatre
86533 Bare Island Theatre
86533 Anatomical Theatre
86533 The Acting Machine
86529 : Performative Spaces
2nd Year Design Studio Autumn 2017
translating dramatic action into a contemporary setting for audience viewing and interaction.
86004: Foundations in Interior and Spatial Design
1st Year Design Studio Autumn 2017
exploring the urban interior of Sydney through design interventions into its 'non-places'.
86533: Industry. Theatre as Machine
3rd Year Design Studio Autumn 2017
Mediating the real world of the city, and the imaginary world of the staged narrative.
Space for action and response
SPR 2016 86530 : Performative Spaces 1 : Spatial Agency
Robert Barnstone & Gemma Chapman
Lake Cargelligo Theatre and Community Center.
Interstitial time and space
SPR 2016 86530 : Performative Spaces 1 : Spatial Agency
Matt Clarke & Gabrielle Veringa
John Morony Correctional Complex Visits Centre

Eora Gallery
SPR 2016 86530 : Performative Spaces 1 : Spatial Agency :
Michael Ford & Vina Purwantoro
Redfern Gallery
86223 Symbiotic Democracy
86223 Spectacle, Refuge
86223 Transit State
86223 Interstitial Consulate
Ground, Envelope, Body : Justice in transition
SPR 2016 86530 : Performative Spaces 1 : Spatial Agency
Nikki Butlin & Melanie Schonfeld
Community Restorative Centre
Agents of Space
SPR 2016 86530 : Performative Spaces 1 : Spatial Agency :
Campbell Drake / William Kelly
Murrin Bridge / Culpra Station
Architecture and Sociology: Urban Drug Rehabilitation Treatment Program
86112: Heterotopia
Tutor: Robert Barnstone
86112: Heterotopia
Tutor: Thomas Cole
Museum for a Dead Book
86112: Heterotopia
Tutor: Esteban Insausti
Designing with Dementia: Constructing (non linear) narratives from muddled memories.
86112: Heterotopia
Tutor: Campbell Drake
Partytopia: Sydney Administration for Nightlife Deviations
86112: Heterotopia
Tutor: Jorge Valiente
The Exchange: Commodification and Edification
86529: Inhabitations
Design Studio Leader: Matthew Teismann
Spatial Analysis Tutor: Yvette Dunn

“Labour is ... not the only source of material wealth, ie. of the use-values it produces. Labour is the father of material wealth, the earth is its mother… The wealth of those societies in which the capitalist mode of production prevails, presents itself as an immense accumulation of commodities, its unit being a single commodity.” -Karl Marx
The Symbiosis
86529: Inhabitations
Design Studio Leader: Monika Proepper
Spatial Analysis Tutor: Ben Feher

"Space as directly lived through its associated images and symbols and hence the space of inhabitants and users’. ‘It overlays physical space, making symbolic use of its objects." Henri Lefebvre
Micro Apartments & Community Living
86529: Inhabitations
Design Studio Leader: Michael Day
Spatial Analysis Tutor: Mahroo Moosavi

"One of the central issues concerning contemporary inhabitation is urban sprawl. We need an ecological rethinking of our cities: to consume less energy by reducing home-work distances; and a re-densification of existing built areas. "
Future Scape- Prototype for Perception
86529: Inhabitations
Design Studio Leader: Nikki Butlin
Spatial Analysis Tutor: Matthew Clarke

‘Architecture exists, like cinema, in the dimension of time and movement. One conceives and reads a building in terms of sequences. To erect a building is to predict and seek effects of contrast and linkage through which one passes...’ Jean Nouvel
The Itinerants: Those Who Travel
86529: Inhabitations
Design Studio Leader: Celeste Raanoja
Spatial Analysis Tutor: Gabrielle Veringa

"These small start up companies have been labeled as ‘disrupters’ tapping into markets that are dominated by large business’s with traditional working styles."
Autumn Elective: 86023 – Light, Materials, and Form
Lecturer : Mike Day
Semester 1, 2016
2016 Honors Studio: Fracking Futures
The Politics of Habit
Unstable Architectures : 86530 Performative Spaces 1
Studio Leader: Miguel Rodriguez Casellas
Diagramming Tutor: Amaia Sanchez Velasco

“The distracted person too, can form habits. More, the ability to master certain tasks in a state of distraction proves that their solution has become a matter of habit.”
Walter Benjamin, The Work of Art in The Age of Mechanical Reproduction, 1936
Bronte Bio-tectures
Unstable Architectures : 86530 Performative Spaces 1
Studio Leader: Sarah Breen Lovett
Diagramming Tutor: Vesna Trobec

"Architecture will be brought to its fullest realisation only when the deepest knowledge of human life in the biological whole is available.”
László Moholy-Nagy, The New Vision (New York: George Wittenborn, 1947).
Emergency Mobile Home Start-up Kit.
Unstable Architectures : 86112 Experimentations
Studio Leader – Michael Day
Diagramming Tutor – Jorge Valiente

The project is a showcase for the Councils to demonstrate to the world a constructive way to give refugees hope and dignity by including them in local communities and letting them partially create their own future living space.
Unstable Architectures : 86112 Experimentations
Studio Leader: Samantha Donnelly
Diagramming Tutor: John Cabello

“Diaspora” means “to spread or scatter…between/ through/ across”.
Liddell, Henry George; Scott, Robert; A Greek–English Lexicon at the Perseus Project
The temporary modular
Unstable Architectures : 86112 Experimentations
Studio Leader: Celeste Raanoja
Diagramming Tutor: Daniel Putilin

Modular (adj.) “A set of standardised parts or independent units that can be used to construct a more complex structure.”
Knowledge Spaces : 86223 Design Studio: Industry
Studio Lecturer : Rana Abboud
Context Lecturer : Nikola Kovac
Typology : Library
Key Words : Digitisation, Adaptation, Reinvention

“Libraries (...) grew up in an ecosystem where information was scarce, and information distribution was the base function of what they did.... But with digital, the ecosystem is changing, has changed, will change completely in the coming decades”.
H. McGuire, What are Libraries For?
The Museum of De-extinction
Knowledge Spaces : 86223 Design Studio: Industry
Studio Lecturer : Campbell Drake
Context Lecturer : Olivia George
Typology : Museum / Research Institute / Laboratory
Key Words : De-extinction, Public Laboratory, Post Museum

The genealogist sets out to study the beginning-numberless beginnings, whose faint traces and hints of colour are readily seen by a historical eye.
Foucault, Michel. 1977.

“Nietzsche, Genealogy, History.”
Institute of Digital Remanufactures (IDRM)
Knowledge Spaces : 86223 Design Studio: Industry
Studio Lecturer : Gonzalo Valiente
Context Lecturer : Amaia Sanchez Velasco
Typology : Research Institute
Key Words : Superuse, urban waste, fabrication

Contemporary models of mass consumption are producing immense amounts of reusable waste currently accumulated in vast waste depositories across the planet. Simultaneously, the phenomenon of digital Fabrication and DIY (Do It Yourself) creative communities are challenging architects and designers to incorporate digital manufacturing in the creation of architectural spaces and devices.
Archive and Laboratory for Architecture (AALFA)
Knowledge Spaces : 86223 Design Studio: Industry
Studio Lecturer : Esteban Insausti
Context Lecturer :Jorge Valiente
Typology : Laboratory / Archive

“All human knowledge begins with intuitions, proceeds from thence to concepts, and ends with ideas.”

Immanuel Kant, Critique of Pure Reason, 1781-1789

Centre for Advanced Design Studies (CADS)
Knowledge Spaces : 86223 Design Studio: Industry
Studio Lecturer : Matthew Teismann
Context Lecturer : Matt Clarke
Typology : The Design School
Key Words : educational design, computational fabrication, technological pedagogy

“Now why should the cinema follow the forms of theatre and painting rather than the methodology of language, which allows wholly new concepts of ideas to arise from the combination of two concrete denotations of two concrete objects?”

Sergei Eisenstein, Film Form: Essays in Film Theory

Foundations in Spatial Language (1st Year Design Studio) Autumn 2015
Thea Brejzek, Evelyn Kwok, Shane Marshall, Athalie Moedjoko,Brooke Jackson, Christopher Argent, Sarah Jamieson
High School (Honours Design Studio) 2015
Studio Leaders : Benedict Anderson, Thomas Cole, John Cabello
Heterotopias of Sydney (3rd Year Design Studio) Autumn 2015
Studio Leaders : Thomas Cole, Campbell Drake, Arne Heeres, Gonzalo Valiente Oriol, Samantha Donnelly

Radical Inhabitations (2nd Year Design Studio)
Autumn, 2015
Studio Leaders : Dr Laurence Kimmel, Campbell Drake, Kawai Yeung, Christian Williams, Arne Heeres, Esteban Insausti and Mike Day

Diagramming Tutors : Jorge Valiente, David Janson, Sean Choo, Amaia Sánchez Velasco, Nikola Kovac.
Manufacturing Blackwattle Bay (Honours Studio)
Spring, 2014
Studio Leaders: Benedict Anderson, John Cabello, Thomas Cole, Samantha Donnelly and Felicity Wheeler
The Public Interior: Central Station (3rd Year Studio)
Spring, 2014
Studio Leader: Leisa Tough
Unstable Architectures (2nd Year Studio)
Spring, 2014
Lecture Series: Thea Brejzek. Studio Leaders: Sarah Breen Lovett, Samantha Donnelly, Campbell Drake, Andrew Donaldson, Esteban Insausti, Arne Heeres and Nicolas Perren
Making Space/Making Time (1st Year Studio)
Spring, 2014
Lecture Series: Thea Brejzek. Studio Leaders: Sarah Jamieson, Brooke Jackson