Amber Standley
"I’m a true believer in co-creation and work with a variety of people"


Amber is a passionate interactive designer whose work has recently been featured in Canberra TEDx, The Deadly awards, CMAG– Canberra Odyssey Exhibition, Showcase — The Second Annual Festival of Australian Children's Literature, ACTExport Awards and Festival of Ambitious Ideas

Amber completed a Bachelor of Graphic Design in 2005 and following her graduation from the University of Canberra, was snapped up by local media production studio Bearcage Productions as a Junior Broadcast Designer, where she honed her creative skills, designing and animating media for national and international television commercials.

Since then, Amber has worked across a variety of design studios in Canberra, before returning to UC working as broadcast designer with the institution's marketing team. During this time Amber was involved in numerous marketing projects for the University, including the design, art direction and development of the Distinguished Alumni Augmented Reality Gallery. This gallery, through the use of interactive media technology, brings to 'life' the stories of some of our esteemed alumni and is located in the main foyer of Building 1.

Now, armed with nine years of industry experience across a range of creative and innovative communication technologies, Amber founded her own company APositive in early 2013 . Focused on unique, innovative and interactive visual communication solutions , APositive collaborates with freelance designers to complete project goals for its clients. Some of these clients include AusIndustry, the ACT Government, Lighthouse Innovation, the Canberra Museum and Gallery (CMAG), Australian National University and the University of Canberra.


Design and Architecture