Coming Soon

Designing Bright Futures

Designing Bright Futures surveys twelve of the most outstanding 2017 UNSW Art & Design graduating students across Bachelor and Masters of Design fields including: jewellery, textiles, graphics, object, interactive and spatial design.

23 November 2017 - 31 January 2018

Object Space

William Street Window Gallery

Object Space is a newly created window gallery located in the window of the ADC Offices on William Street in Darlinghurst. For Sydney Craft Week, the inaugural Object Space exhibition will feature the work of talented paper artist Gunjan Aylawadi.

News

Explore all the latest news from ADC including information about upcoming events, exhibitions and people working in the craft and design sector. 

On Tour

ADC Travelling Exhibitions

Since the 1970s ADC has toured nationally and been at the forefront of providing regional Australia with access to cutting edge work and ideas. Find out about our travelling exhibition program here.

Object Shop

Object Shop sells the work of over 50 local makers and designers and is located within our William Street gallery. We hold Maker Markets, Meet-the-maker session, crafting workshops and special retail events. Find out more about the makers and shop events here.

Subscribe

Stay up to date with all the news from the ADC and world of design, get early invites to events and workshops, and access to exclusive tools and resources.

Sydney Craft Week

Handmade in a digital age

Bringing together the creative diversity of Sydney’s contemporary craft community, Sydney Craft Week is a ten-day festival celebrating the beauty of the handmade and the pleasure of making, bringing together Sydney’s contemporary craft community in a city-wide festival for the very first time.  
Friday 6 to Sunday 15 October 2017

Explore

Past exhibitions and events

Explore previous ADC exhibitions and events through websites, blogs and information.

About Australian Design Centre

A little bit about us

We are a leading centre for contemporary craft and design in Australia. We play a critical role in building a significant design culture for this country by nurturing a nation of innovative makers and thinkers and inspiring audiences to use design in their lives. Find out more about us here.