Tutorials, lectures and consultation for institutes of higher learning


  • Graphic and Web Design and Publishing
  • Short Film Production and Live Video
  • Music Production and Performance
  • Education and Training


  • University of Western Sydney School of Communication Arts, Werrington
  • TAFE School of Design, Hornsby
  • Macquarie University Department of Contemporary Music Studies
  • KVB Institute of Technology


  • Classes prepared / delivered in a range of design media subjects
  • Classes prepared / delivered in a range of software subjects including Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Dreamweaver, Flash, FinalCut, Cubase and Logic
  • Consultation for the establishment of digital facilities

∧∧∧ What, no computers ... no art papers ... no pencils ... just desk climbing skills and funny noises?! Mental calisthenics designed to keep us thinking. Thinking design. Design thinking.

"In the pursuit of helping to develop a flexible and adaptive creative intelligence, its not unusual for Olev to be teaching sound design to visual arts students and, conversely, visual design to music enrollees"

∧∧∧ Yours truly on a wintry northern day in late 2006 in a silly hat, after guest-lecturing at the Estonian Art Academy, Tallinn, on 'The Nexus Between Visual and Sound Design' - thoughts from which wound their way into an article I penned the following year for the national magazine 'Muusika' about my music career generally and considerations for designing with sound. Read the translation ...

analogies between visual and audio fundamentals