Dr Alice Payne

Lecturer in Fashion, Social Entrepreneurship Program co-leader, QUT Design Lab

School of Design, Creative Industries Faculty, Queensland University of Technology

Speaking @ RiverBlue

Dr
Alice Payne is a lecturer in Fashion in the School of Design, Q
UT. Her research interests include design processes in the mass-market fashion industry, social entrepreneurship and design for sustainability in fashion. Since 2012, she has taught over 700 students through the undergraduate unit Sustainability: The Materiality of Fashion.
Alice is an award-winning designer and has exhibited in Australia and overseas. In 2014 her design work was featured in the book ‘A Practical Guide to Sustainable Fashion’. Recent work explores speculative approaches to design for disassembly and bio-textiles–creating textiles from living bacteria.