Design Assistant for the Adelaide Festival 2019


Casey van Sebille, Head of Design at the Adelaide College of the Arts, presents this four week short course aimed at those wanting an introduction to the world of live production design in a professional context.

Working alongside arts sectors leaders, you will learn about collaboration as a designer in the arts and you will gain practical skills which will then be applied to a major work for the 2019 Adelaide Festival.

This course will help to build your portfolio and allow you to work with theatre designer, Wendy Todd, to create an immersive installation for the Adelaide Festival of Arts 2019.

You will also be credited for working on Robyn Archer's 'Picaresque' (see:

Please meet your lecturer near Aroma Cafe, on the Ground Level.

Please bring: camera or iPhone/iPad, water, lunch notebook and pen.

Please wear flat and closed-in shoes, comfortable work clothes suitable for small scale gluing and painting, have hair tied back and no long nails.

4 weeks
Students must be aged 16 or over.
This course includes four accredited units of competency from TAFE SA’s Certificate IV Program in Live Design:
Make scale models (CUAACD304)
Collaborate in a creative process (BSBCRT402)
Contribute to the organisation of productions (CUAPPM401)
Communicate effectively with arts professionals (CUAIND403)

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