Leading art & design research, innovation and creativity

UNSW School of Art & Design is rated Australia’s finest and among the world’s leading art, design, and media institutions. We have been recognised as the top creative arts school in Australia by the Australian Research Council Excellence in Research evaluations in 2012, 2015 and 2018. 

We're fully committed to extending the public engagement and impact of its research through greater use of its extensive research facilities and expertise. 

Partner with our world-class researchers

UNSW School of Art & Design is the leading Australian centre for interdisciplinary research in art, design, and media. Our reputation is built on the high-level performance of our academic research staff. We partner with a range of companies, initiatives, and individuals to make greater contributions to art and design knowledge, research, and learning. If you want to pursue partnerships, collaborations or find an expert supervisor, we’d love to hear from you. 

Research centres & labs

Our research delivers a greater understanding of the world around us and improves life in global communities. We value the exchange of knowledge and are committed to generating new ideas. Our insights tackle the most pressing challenges facing our generation resulting in real-world outcomes.