Top Design Award for Deakin
A groundbreaking international Indigenous design has taken out the top prize in the 2018 Victorian Premier’s Design Awards.
Described as “revolutionary” by the jury, the charter provides guidance for the respectful representation of Indigenous culture in design practice and education worldwide.
It was developed by a team led by Dr Russell Kennedy from Deakin University’s School of Communication and Creative Arts and Institute of Koorie Education as well as representatives from Indigenous Architecture and Design Victoria.
Presented by the Minister for Industry and Employment Ben Carroll at Queen’s Hall, Parliament House, the awards showcase the best in Victorian design.