World-class facilities for current and emerging creative professionals.
Creative Industries Precinct
The Creative Industries Precinct at QUT's Kelvin Grove campus is an incubator for the next generation of ground-breaking ideas, emerging and experimental artists, designers and entrepreneurs.
The $88 million expansion to our purpose-built teaching and learning space is designed to make the creative process more visible and foster connections and collaborations between students, staff, researchers and commercial partners working in different disciplines. This vibrant creative environment enables the development of new ideas, creative processes and techniques.
Animation and photogrammetry
We have animation and motion-capture studios for developing practical skills in motion graphics, 3D graphics, drawing and real-time modelling for virtual environments.
Our dance and movement studios operate to the highest industry standards, with flooring optimised for grip and rebound.
Our drama, acting and technical production students have access to industry-standard studios and theatres.
Film, Screen and New Media
Industry standard production studios and edit suites are available to our film, screen and animation and journalism students.
Develop your design identity in our purpose-built studio workshops, with access to facilities like The Block for developing large-scale graduate runway shows.
Our music students have access to purpose-built music production, performance and rehearsal studios.
Kelvin Grove production workshops are outfitted with equipment for a large range of visual arts, design and technical production projects.
Visual Arts studios
Our variety of open studios and exhibition spaces allow for peer-to-peer collaboration and support at every stage of the artistic process.
Production, performance and display spaces also include:
- The Loft - an ideal venue for 'live' experimental work integrated with new media
- The Block - an interactive exhibition space, fully-wired for dense multimedia displays
- The Glasshouse - a multi-function space situated in the heart of the Creative Industries Precinct.
The Creative Industries Precinct is also home to QUT Creative Enterprise Australia, Australia’s only dedicated creative industries accelerator, which leads commercial development and assists start-up small and medium creative businesses.
Gardens Point facilities
Multipurpose facilities located at the QUT Gardens Point campus enables School of Design staff and students to learn and create in and bespoke studios and collaborative spaces.
QUT’s design and fabrication lab includes a 3D printer, laser cutters, vinyl and foam cutters and workshops focusing on timber, metal, plastics and paints.