UTS Library

Past Events

Curations

2014

FASHION 
Curations - A series of exhibitions
Date: Month of April
Talk: YSL Public Forum - 1 May 2014
To coincide with Sydney fashion week April 6 - 10, UTS Library reveals its hidden fashion treasures and faux pas. The Library featured an intimate salon soirée on the life and works of designer Yves Saint Laurent, presented by UTS Visiting Fellow Val Horridge. 

WORDS
words: a curation of student works & UTS Library collections
Date: Month of May
On display: UTS Visual Communication student displays, book collections and UTS Alumni authors.

DESIGN
Design Futures Exhibition and Talk
Date: Month of August
Talk: Stefan Lie / Design Talk - 21 August 2014
Explore the world of 3D printed design, design thinking, collaborative design futures and interactive product design. 



Talk it up! @ UTS:LibraryA program of innovative, challenging and controversial presentations showcasing the expertise of UTS staff and the wider community.

2014

GREEN WEEK DEBATE
The bicycle is the most sustainable piece of engineering ever developed
Date: 5 June 2014
Video: http://hdl.handle.net/10453/28052
 

2013

GREEN WEEK DEBATE
Worm Farms Should be Mandatory in Every Kitchen
Date: 
6 June 2013
Video: http://hdl.handle.net/10453/23406

OPEN ACCESS WEEK - PANEL DISCUSSION
Gold and Greener Pastures: Open Access Explained
Date: 23 October 2013
Video: http://hdl.handle.net/10453/24071 
 

2012

EARTH HOUR
The Earth Hour Story
Presenters: Reece Proudfoot, the Project Manager for Earth Hour Australia, Marni Ryan, WWF National Manager and Tim Cronin, WWF Sustainable Forest and Palm Oil Manager. 
Date: 28 March 2012
Video: http://hdl.handle.net/2100/1309 

TALK
Innovation and Creativity
Presenters: Hael Kobayashi is the Associate Director, Creative Industries Innovation Centre and the Executive Director, Creative Innovation at UTS. Mal Booth, University Librarian and Chris Gaul, UTS Library - Artist in Residence. 
Date: 2 May 2012
Video: http://hdl.handle.net/2100/1314 

AUTHOR TALK
NYoR: FREE Author Talk by Debra Adelaide

Book: The Household Guide to Dying
Date: 3 May 2012
Video: http://hdl.handle.net/2100/1316

GREEN WEEK DEBATE
World Environment Day - The Green Economy Debate

Topic:
Tax Mining till it Hurts
Presenters: UTS Debating Society vs UTS Business School
Date: 7 June 2012