2017: A year in review

What a year 2017 has been! This year we have had the incredible opportunity to partner with many public, private, nonprofit and government organisations, making workplaces more human-centred and together tackling complex business challenges using human-centred design. Together we have done work that has the...

Meld Design Capability Salon Melbourne

Design capability building is one of the hot topics of 2017. Having seen the value of human-centred design, organisations are trying to scale the impact and application of design across the organisation. This creates interesting opportunities and challenges.In our latest design salon, Meld Studios and...

Third date for Sydney masterclass with Jan Chipchase

Jan's workshops are selling out fast so we're adding a final date for Sydney: Friday 1st December.Workshop description and tickets here.We may add some more spots for Brisbane so please join the waiting list if you're interested....

Extra Sydney date for Jan Chipchase masterclass

If you missed out on a place, rest assured, we've added an extra date. Sign up here for Thursday 30th November in Sydney. Still a few spots available for Brisbane on Monday 4th December.   ...

Field Research Masterclass with Jan Chipchase

Meld Studios is excited to host a masterclass with Jan Chipchase. Jan has extensive experience running international field work projects, is the founder of Studio D Radiodurans, and the author of The Field Study Handbook.In this full day workshop Jan will show you how to run...

Join us for the 2nd 2017 Meld Studios Design Salon!

Join us for the 2nd 2017 Meld Studios Design Salon! DATE AND TIMEThursday, June 29, 20176:00 PM – 8:00 PM AESTLOCATIONMeld StudiosLevel 1299 Elizabeth StreetSydney, NSW 2000REGISTER HERE.. Topic DescriptionFollowing on from our last salon event “We can’t do this alone: Working in a transdisciplinary way” we...

Design Props – the Trojan Horse of behaviour change

Designing for behaviour change forms a large part of the work we do at Meld Studios. We spend a lot of time trying to understand the best way to approach each project so that it is most beneficial for the audience without it being unnecessarily...

Reminding ourselves why we are doing this

With new interns and contractors joining Meld Studios, Steve recently shared some reflections on how why we are here and what we're trying to achieve. It's too good to keep to ourselves!We have a few new people with us, so let me take this opportunity...

What designers can learn from ethnography

This post will not give you methods and approaches to walk away with and apply to your work. Instead, it is a story about my experience at the Ethnographic Praxis in Industry Conference (EPIC) 2016 and how it confronted how I see my role as...