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Conversations with Designers
Design Narratives / Bill Reid

Conversations with Designers
Michaela Webb

AGDA Victoria is excited to present the first in its Conversations with Designers film series, an initiative designed to heighten the profile of Australian graphic designers both domestically and internationally, act as an educational tool, demonstrate that designers are specialised strategic thinke…

Conversations with Designers
A lively discussion with John Warwicker

On June 17th, John Warwicker (Tomato, UK) led a spirited forum with AGDA Victoria members at RMIT. The informal discussion drew heavily from the creative processes involved in his recent book The Floating World, but took many twists and turns as audience members happily responded to the interactive …

Conversations with Designers
Conversations with Designers / Max Robinson

Max Robinson, a charming and generous man with a deep affection for the culture of design, has contributed substantially to its depth and texture over his multi decade career. Apart from his own body of work, Max writes significantly about other designers and was inducted into the AGDA Hall of Fame …

Conversations with Designers
Brian Sadgrove

In this edition of Conversations with Designers, we hear from the legendary and prolific Brian Sadgrove. Notoriously hard to pin down when asked to elucidate his views on design thinking – he prefers to call it “colouring in” – we are fortunate to gain insight into the mind of one of Australia’s mos…

Conversations with Designers
Anita Ryley and Matt McKenzie, Seesaw

In this episode of Conversations with Designers, meet friends and business partners Anita Ryley and Matt McKenzie from Seesaw. “When we meet with the client we don’t just look at it as a single problem, it’s not just one creative outcome, whether it’s a business card or a brochure. We really look at…

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Fiona Sweet

In this episode, Fiona Sweet shares the insight and perspective garnered though her 20 years in the industry. She discusses the importance of collaboration in making a “dream design team” and talks about the mechanics of working with a performing arts client. The CwD film series is an initiative des…

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Bruce Weatherhead

Bruce Weatherhead; a fearless, idiosyncratic and much admired Australian graphic designer, speaks in this film of the joys (and frustrations) of the craft. A legend in the 60's as one half of the groundbreaking and award winning partnership of Weatherhead & Stitt, in 1974 Bruce continued on with…

Conversations with Designers
Dom Bartolo

In this episode, Domenico Bartolo discusses the processes that underpin the success of his design and communications agency, 21–19. The film takes us through Dom’s belief in the importance of open and honest early dialogue with a client, the value of research and think time, and shows a project’s ev…