Creative Practice

UNSW Creative Practice Lab in the School of the Arts and Media, has strong relationships within the creative arts industry. We​ are committed to our place in the arts and media communities; connecting students, supporting innovative practices, providing expertise and thought leadership, and contributing to public debate.

Our industry partners offer expertise in specific disciplinary fields and access to professional networks. We work with our partners from creative developments through to production and incorporate artists’ processes and outcomes into our teaching and research. Students are connected to these professional opportunities through a comprehensive program of industry internships.

The Esme Timbery Creative Practice Lab is both a brand new building and a specialised arts lab within the School of the Arts & Media. The building is a world class teaching, research and public performance venue. The people are industry professionals who support teaching and practice-led research across our diverse range of disciplines.

Our venues and resources are managed by the UNSW Creative Practice Lab with the School of the Arts & Media office. Primarily for student and staff coursework and research, venues are also available to the Arts Industry for commercial hire.

There are a plethora of opportunities for all students at the School of the Arts & Media, even our graduates!

Explore the possibilities from creative residencies and prizes to exciting internships in performing arts, creative writing, film and much more.

We host special events, workshops and public talks that bring together the public and high calibre artists, writers and academics. Keep an eye on our events calendar.

Discover our innovative and hands-on media and creative and performing arts study options at the School of the Arts & Media. You will experience brand new creative spaces and passionate teaching staff who will support you at every stage of your degree as you channel your passion into action.

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