English conversation classes now twice a week.

English conversation classes now twice a week.

From next week we will have two lunchtime English conversation sessions, one on Tuesday at 1 pm and one on Thursday at 12.30 pm. Come along to either or both of the sessions and practise your English in a friendly, supportive environment.  

English Conversation Group @ DCE Library

DCE Library will be holding an English Conversation Group in the Library seminar Room. The first session will be this Thursday 2 February at 1pm. The aim is to practise English conversation, get to know each other, and there will be a few sessions on specialized design terms  a little later in the year. So […]

DCE Library Opening Hours- Summer Vacation 2016/17

Design Centre Library’s opening hours over the upcoming vacation hours will be as follows: Monday 28 November- Thursday 1 December  9:30am- 4.00pm Friday 2 December CLOSED Monday 5 December- Friday 6 January CLOSED Monday 9 January – Thursday 12 January 9.30am-4.00pm Friday 13 January CLOSED Monday 16 January – Friday 27 January 9:30am-4:00pm Thursday 26 […]

Meet the new Library staff members

Meet the new Library staff members

The DCE Library is lucky enough to be temporarily housing two fantastic costumes from the recent EDI show ‘Tribes’. Do come along to the Library and check them out.

David Lynch books in the DCE Library

David Lynch books in the DCE Library

We have just added a donation of books on David Lynch from the Queensland Art Gallery to the Design Centre Enmore library collection. Titles are (click on the link to see the shelf list location): Catching the Big Fish: Meditation, consciousness and creativity David Lynch: Chaos theory of violence and silence David Lynch: Lithos David […]

GRAPHIC: a festival of visual storytelling, animation and music at the Sydney Opera House

GRAPHIC: a festival of visual storytelling, animation and music at the Sydney Opera House

This year the internationally renowned GRAPHIC festival at the Opera House features not one but two talks from the inimitable Matt Groening, known for creating the Simpsons and Futurama. In addition there is a wide range of events, including some free ones such as a talk by the witty First dog on the moon and screenings of […]

Rhino CAD software now available in the DCE Library

Rhino CAD software now available in the DCE Library

  Jewellery students rejoice, the Library now has the Rhino for jewellery software for CAD available on the Express personal computer. Both Rhino 5 and RhinoGold 6.0 versions are accessible. At this stage it is “First come, first served”, however we may introduce a booking system in future if it’s required. Don’t forget the Library […]

Sydney Underground Film Festival

Sydney Underground Film Festival

This year is the tenth annual Sydney Underground Film Festival (SUFF) and from the 15th until the 18th of September, the Factory Theatre Marrickville showcases unique, quality, independent films as well as filmmaking masterclasses, talks, stalls, food and more. Maybe you would like to join in the fun at the Saturday Morning All-You-Can-Eat-Cereal-Party to enjoy two hours of […]

Time to eat the dog?

Time to eat the dog?

The title of this book Time to eat the dog? : The real guide to sustainable living by Robert and Brenda Vale, architects, writers, researchers and experts in the field of sustainable housing, is (I fervently hope) tongue in cheek but the message is deadly serious. The world and its resources are finite, yet the majority […]