Tim Collins completed his studies in Industrial Design at RMIT, including a semester at London’s prestigious Ravensbourne College. His work in varying areas of design from furniture to product, industrial, installations and interior design has allowed him to consider new possibilities in experimental design. He is guided by the notion of morphing familiar objects into
Charles Lin is a freelance concept artist currently based in Melbourne. From a young age Charles has been passionate about storytelling leading to an interest in illustration, comic books, video games, and film. This has led to work ranging from storyboard artist to 3D design consultant.
Charles graduated Industrial Design with Honours from RMIT in 2006
Tutor: Sophie Gaur
Timetable: Tuesday 2:30pm – 5:30pm
The course aims to direct and assist a methodology of understanding objects both in a contemporary and a historical context.
ThingSpeak is a course to get you to think about Objects and ‘things’ in relation to ideas, prejudices, technologies and history. It questions how we look at objects and
With Dr. Judith Glover and Emma Luke
In this studio you will explore a range of metal fabrication and quasi-craft techniques for small object design. Metal fabrication comprises an important range of techniques for Industrial Designers that retain the same principles at different scales of production. Undertaken in a workshop environment this studio will focus on mild
Studio Tutors: Dr Liam Fennessy & Mark Douglas
With: Simon Lockrey and Dr Judith Glover
Partners: Sustainability Victoria, Mark Douglass & the Alex Fraser Group
Studio Timetable: Thursday 1:30 pm – 4:30 pm & Intensive Dates & Location TBC
The recycling of glass is an energy intensive and highly tuned process that results in a very large quantity of mixed and contaminated
Lecturers: Nick Johns
As we watch our household recycling industry falter – with the local market value of recycled materials collapsing, and off-shore processors refusing to accept our post-consumer packaging waste – we are facing major environmental and resource availability challenges.
These challenges are ultimately design problems, in that the social practices and the waste materials generated through
Studio Leader: Dr Juan Sanin
Studio Timetable: Monday 9.30-12:30- 16:30 | Wednesday 13:30 – 16:30
Studio Partners: Peter Mac Cancer Centre and RMIT Policy & Impact Team
The right information, in the right place, at the right moment
This multidisciplinary design studio held in collaboration with the Peter Mac Cancer Centre and RMIT Policy & Impact Team takes on the challenge to imagine what a
Industrial Designer, conscientious citizen and proud father
Having completed a Bachelor of Industrial Design in 1998, he has travelled a diverse path through design.
Upon graduation, he worked on computer games for two Melbourne based game design companies. Later moving on to freelancing and working within his own business on projects as varied as TV commercials, 3D
Friday 8:30 am – 11:30 am (ONLINE)
Have you ever considered how your understanding of design has been shaped and influenced by your own identity: upbringing, culture, heritage? Have you ever thought about the role of design as one of consideration, accountability, and inclusivity to truly contribute to the sustainable futures of our communities and