industry project - education

industry project - education

In collaboration with the Queensland Museum the e-waste [re]booted project provided students from the Queensland College of Art with a unique opportunity to design a interactive educational experience for museum visitors. INVENTory, is a place in the museum that seeks to develop experiential, hands on learning that is multigenerational, fun and engaging. The following images document some of the student work emanating from this collaboration. 

Project leaders: Suzanne Misso (Creative Producer, Programming - Queensland Museum), Olivia Muir (Industry engagement, QM) and Beck Davis (Product Design convenor, QCA)

Academic collaborators: Tristan Schultz (VCD convenor), Petra Perolini (Interior Environments convenor)

Industry Partners: Mobile Muster and MRI Pty Ltd.

EWASTE [RE]BOOTED

EWASTE [RE]BOOTED

INVENTory space at Queensland Museum and Sciencentre

EWASTE [RE]BOOTED

EWASTE [RE]BOOTED

INVENTory space at the Queensland Museum and Sciencentre

e-map

e-map

e-map (detail) designed by Disa Martin and Sean Kim with 'emonster' character designed by VCD students, Queensland College of Art, Product Design (3rd year project) and VCD (2nd year project)

e-ball

e-ball

e-ball designed and developed by Paul Bardini and Callum Burgess, Queensland College of Art, Product Design (3rd year project).

This upcycled game creation was built by Paul and Callum, by reconfiguring old computer fans and programming them with arduino's Paul & Callum created a hands-on two-player game that helped visitors to rethink notions of 'old' waste and 'new' product. 

e-ball (detail)

e-ball (detail)

Designed and developed by Paul Bardini and Callum Burgess.

keyboard wall

keyboard wall

Upscaled, reconfigured, reorientated and reconsidered the keyboard wall was designed and developed by Suzanne Flynn and Emma Shaw, Queensland College of Art, Product design (3rd year).

 Third year product design students with ewaste providers Spyro Kolofotias ( MobileMuster ), Amanda Nissen and John Sarcevic ( MRI Pty Ltd ) and Queensland Museum's Suzanne Misso (Creative Director, Programming).  L to R: Leslie Li, Joe Yang, Paul Bardini, Suzanne Misso, Sean Kim, Michael Rimando, Disa Martin, Michaela Hogan, Emma Shaw, Spyro Kolofotias, Amanda Nissen, John Sarcevic and Beck Davis.

Third year product design students with ewaste providers Spyro Kolofotias (MobileMuster), Amanda Nissen and John Sarcevic (MRI Pty Ltd) and Queensland Museum's Suzanne Misso (Creative Director, Programming).

L to R: Leslie Li, Joe Yang, Paul Bardini, Suzanne Misso, Sean Kim, Michael Rimando, Disa Martin, Michaela Hogan, Emma Shaw, Spyro Kolofotias, Amanda Nissen, John Sarcevic and Beck Davis.