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For the first time in Australia, this professionals workshop focuses on practical understandings of new imaging technology for preservation, conservation and, visionary uses in...
The iCinema Centre for Interactive Cinema Research, established in 2002, is an interdisciplinary art, engineering and science centre at the University of New South Wales.
The Creative Robotics Lab (CRL) is a cross-disciplinary research environment committed to examining human interactions with three-dimensional robotic agents and responsive...
In conjunction with the Australian premier of 'The Enclave,' NIEA and COFA hosted the acclaimed Irish artist in March 2014
Paul D. Miller aka DJ Spooky is artist-in-residence at NIEA, UNSW Art & Design from 18 August till 3 September 2014.
Richard Goodwin's ARC funded project on the revision of public space in the city using public art to test the functional boundaries of built form.
Exploring the boundaries and intersections of experimental practice in design thinking, speculative design, participatory and co-design
A free, 3 day program of panel-talks, workshops and presentations highlighting real world applications and impacts of design methods in research contexts
NIEA has recently launched ON, a peer-reviewed audio journal dedicated to publishing original spoken research on critical issues for the arts. It explores emergent thinking at the...
Registration will open soon for the third edition of the international conference, themed 'Cloud and Molecular Aesthetics' to be held in Istanbul this June

UNSW’s National Institute for Experimental Arts (NIEA) is Australia’s leading research hub for experimental arts, technology and media. NIEA addresses global problems and national research priorities through creative and technological innovation.

Upcoming events

Event dates:
Friday, 18 July, 2014 to Saturday, 30 August, 2014
Exploring the boundaries and intersections of experimental practice in design thinking, speculative design, participatory and co-design
Event dates:
Thursday, 5 February, 2015 to Friday, 6 February, 2015
Proposals welcomed for the conference and exhibition on 'non-, post-, trans- or inhuman aesthetics.' Due: August 15th 2014

Major Events

Event dates:
Tuesday, 9 September, 2014 to Saturday, 13 September, 2014
For the first time in Australia, this professionals workshop focuses on practical understandings of new imaging technology for preservation, conservation and, visionary uses in exhibition. LUXLAB Workshop #1 draws on the experience and technologies of Kyoto University’s Advanced Imaging Lab that
Event dates:
Tuesday, 9 September, 2014
A free curatorial symposium that examines the unique kinds of knowledge produced and deployed through curating with an evening keynote by Honor Harger, Director, ArtScience Museum Singapore