Discover the new 2018 term classes program from NIDA Open
18 January 2018NIDA term classes are a vibrant opportunity for children to develop and discover their creativity. After school or on the weekends, term classes are held in Kensington and on location in Kellyville, Chatswood, Summer Hill, Parramatta and our new venue in Glebe at the Australian Performing Arts Grammar School.
20 December 2017As we approach the end of the year, and students, staff and NIDA community members look forward to the festive break, NIDA Director/CEO Kate Cherry reflects on the past 12 months, in what was her first year as head of NIDA..
NIDA’s excellence in design comes to the fore at APDG awards
4 December 2017Last night, NIDA’s leadership in the design sphere was once again highlighted at the annual Australian Production Guild Awards (APDG), where six students and graduates picked up awards for their stunning work. Our various designers made up over thirty percent of the potential design nominations for the award ceremony..
What does human-centered design have to do with humans?
8 January 2018NIDA is copresenting an introductory workshop to human-centered design, a problem-solving approach that begins with building empathy and ends with designing innovative new product solutions. Hosted at our NIDA Melbourne studios in Southbank, it features NIDA tutors with Rahul Soans, Founder and Director of the Disruptive Business Network.
Lucky number seven: seven props students help deliver seven Directors’ and Designers’ Productions
1 December 2017Beavering away behind the scenes at this year’s Directors’ and Designers’ Productions are seven dedicated Bachelor of Fine Arts (Properties and Objects) year two students, who've create eye-catching pieces and disaster-proof stage props..
Recapturing history: Community Heritage Grant will digitise NIDA images
13 December 2017For a fourth consecutive year, NIDA has received support from the Community Heritage Grants program, which this year is funding the digitisation of over 4,500 images from the NIDA Archives.