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MSD bookable spaces

You can now fill out an online MSD space booking request

Galleries

Two exhibition spaces, the Dulux Gallery and the more intimate Andrew Lee King Fun Gallery, are located on the western side of the building. These galleries will display the outcomes of student and academic scholarship, as well as design projects by local and international practitioners. 

Studios  (Levels 1, 2 & 3)

Capacity of each: approx 18

Level One houses eight studios on the southern side of the building. These studios are open and flexible, designed to encourage interaction and communication. This style of peer learning complements the formal MSD curriculum and establishes patterns of collaborative work, critical in professional practice.

On Level Two and Level Three, the studios are functional spaces with concrete and natural finishes, pin-up areas, natural ventilation, and moveable walls. Many of these studios are named for our supporters. 

Theatres (Basement)

These spaces feature superior audio-visual and digital technology. The basement also features an expansive foyer with a large digital wall showcasing design projects and acknowledging our valued supporters and houses catering facilities.

The B117, Singapore and Malaysian Theatres are managed centrally. If you would like to use the MSD lecture theatres please book via Venue Management. 

Booking enquiries

 

 

ANDREW LEE KING FUN GALLERY

Dimensions:

Multimedia display: 4 portrait screens (with audio) on entry connected to mini macs .  Wireless lapel and hand microphone connected to built in speaker system.  Floor boxes throughout for power.

DULUX GALLERY

Dimensions:

Multimedia display: Built in wall projector attached to macbook pro.  Wireless lapel and hand microphone connected to built in speaker system. Wall plate for input to projector.  Floor boxes throughout for power.

JAPANESE ROOM AND JAPANESE TERRACE

Reflecting the Faculty’s long-standing connection with Asia, our treasured Japanese Room and Garden have been sensitively restored and elevated to the top floor of our new building. Opening onto a terrace with superb views of the campus, the Japanese Room is a contemporary interpretation of traditional Japanese interior design. This elegant space incorporates elements of the original 1960s design by Shigeru Yura, with minor modifications to meet current standards for lighting, ventilation and audio-visual presentation. 

MSD STAFF ROOM

Capacity: approx 50

The Melbourne School of Design staff room is available for use by ABP staff. Encompassing sweeping views of the city and across to the west of the central University of Melbourne Campus it allows access to the Japanese Terrace and has tables and seating for 40 people. Facilities include two microwave ovens, two large refrigerators, a stove top and oven. A presentation monitor is 46”, with a media box attached that plays any audio, video and image via usb drive. Inputs to the monitor are HDMI, VGA, DVI. Sound availability unknown.

STUDIOS (LEVELS 1, 2 & 3)

Capacity of each: approx 18

Level One houses eight studios on the southern side of the building. These studios are open and flexible, designed to encourage interaction and communication. This style of peer learning complements the formal MSD curriculum and establishes patterns of collaborative work, critical in professional practice.

On Level Two and Level Three, the studios are functional spaces with concrete and natural finishes, pin-up areas, natural ventilation, and moveable walls. Many of these studios are named for our supporters. 

MSD CORRIDOR DISPLAY SPACES (LEVELS 1, 2 & 3)

Display area is available on the pinable walls of the corridor spaces on levels 1, 2 and 3.

THEATRE B117

Capacity: 500

Multimedia display: iMac bootable as mac or PC.  Dual side by side Projectors or single central projector.  Projection options: Computer, Document camera, Room camera.  Overflow option to foyer screens or to smaller theatres (Singapore and Malaysia).  2 Wireless lapel and 2 hand microphone connected to built in speaker system.  Wall plates throughout for audio recording.  Spotlights in 2 locations. Lectopia screen capture.

Please book this space via Venue Management

SINGAPORE THEATRE

Capacity: 120

Multimedia display: iMac bootable as mac or PC.  Dual side by side Projectors.  Projection options: Computer, Document camera, Room camera.  Overflow option to foyer screen outside (no audio). Wireless lapel and hand microphone connected to built in speaker system. Lectopia screen capture.

Please book this space via Venue Management

MALAYSIA THEATRE

Capacity: 120

Multimedia display: iMac bootable as mac or PC.  Dual side by side Projectors.  Projection options: Computer, Document camera, Room camera.  Overflow option to foyer screen outside (no audio). Wireless lapel and hand microphone connected to built in speaker system. Lectopia screen capture.

Please book this space via Venue Management