Stories from All Subjects

The Creative Core that is Ludo Studio

Welcome to Ludo Studio, where creating an episode of a show in seven days; churning out ideas for comedies, animations and dramas; and juggling a number of creative roles is all part of the daily grind.

The Ins and Outs of Influencer Marketing

It’s a phenomenon of our generation to see everyday, normal, non-celebrities made famous through their social media identities. There’s usually a quality about them that drives their ‘Instafame’ – maybe they own a very cute French bulldog, they have an interest in yoga or they just lead a jet setting life – and that helps them rack up their followers. Once they hit the 5000 follower mark they can be considered an influencer and start attracting the interest of marketers.

The Environment Embodied

No Walls’ Mia Finley met with Dr. Keith Armstrong to discuss his new media work and how it embodies a transdisciplinary approach to understanding our environmental, social and cultural ecologies. Armstrong’s creative work seeks to dissolve the boundaries between art, science and the environment.

Facing Fashion Head On

Moving from country Queensland to a global cultural capital, QUT fashion graduate Georgia Grainger has persevered to embed herself into the fast-paced fashion industry. As assistant product manager of Zign, she monitors trends, finds inspiration and continues to develop her portfolio.

An Affair to Publish

No Walls’ Brooke Donnelly explores the intersection of technology and publishing. From the big picture, to the every day actions of author, Ann Harrison, who shares her insights as a digital publisher and consumer.

Blurring the Boundaries of Dimensions

The Museum of Colliding Dimensions is an interactive all-consuming experience of light, sound and movement. No Walls’ Grace Kirk discovered the CreateX festival installation to be one of the most extensive mash ups of technology she has ever experienced.

CreateX

CreateX brought creativity, technology and community together on 28 August at QUT Creative Industries.

Make your own vegan leather fashion

Queensland design students are creating clothing from tea-infused materials.

Swiping Right: Self-Representation on Social Media

Today, almost everyone has a handful of social media accounts – Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat, Vine and more. There’s an app for everything, making it easier to find restaurants, catch up with friends and remind you where you parked your car. Even hooking up has become a convenient digital interaction, with apps like Tinder and Grindr reducing the time it takes to find a ‘match’.