Design Week Videos
The Waterfront program, presented by Centre for Architecture Victoria | Open House Melbourne, offers an extensive program of guided and self-guided tours, talks, workshops and exhibitions concerning Melbourne’s water sources and how to engage with them through design. In 2021, Waterfront expands to East Gippsland to explore the area around Lakes Entrance and Lake Tyers through a series of walks, tours, talks, kayak and boat trips.
MDW Film Festival
Curated by Richard Sowada, the 2021 Melbourne Design Week Film Festival focuses on the spectrum of human relationships that exists between natural and built, technological and computational, community and communal, family and individual and spiritual and primal.
A New Normal
A New Normal is a series of installations, programs and talks curated by Finding Infinity that takes over the top floor and roof top of a Melbourne office building. A group of Australia’s leading architectural practices present working prototypes for projects that demonstrate how we can transform Melbourne into an entirely self-sufficient city.
Why design is diving beneath the waves for answers.
A New Normal walks the walk as they turn Melbourne into a self-sustaining city.
Living closer together: The future of ‘home’ in post-pandemic Melbourne.
DESIGN THE WORLD YOU WANT
This collection of events reflects the desire for design processes that consider the needs of others, including other species.
Events within this focus area celebrate collaboration, dissemination of knowledge and embracing old and new cultures