First Nations Knowledge In Design Symposium | On Country & In Practice

The Abedian School of Architecture is hosting the First Nations Knowledge in Design Symposium. The symposium will focus on the following question:

'As designers, how do we practice on Country, in Country and with Country? How do we listen and respect Counrty? How do we navigate and develop sensitivity towards Country?'

According to the Symposium's agenda, it will 'gather voices in art, design, architecture and community practices to discuss methods of engaging with Indigenous knowledge in design.' 

Speakers include:

  • John Graham (Uncle John)
  • Erin McDonald, Troy Casey, Blaklash
  • Megan Cope
  • Tristan Schultz, Relative Creative
  • Edward Armstrong
  • Lindsay Clare, Clare Design

The free public event will be held on the 30th of May, from 12:15pm - 6:30pm. Participants can choose to join in person or online. Please find more information and access to the Zoom session here.