• Made/Worn: Australian Contemporary Jewellery

    20 May – 7 July 2021

    Jewellery is an act of art, craft and design that also lives and breathes on the bodies of those who wear it. This ADC On Tour exhibition, curated by Australian Design Centre, includes the work of 22 artists working in contemporary jewellery in Australia today.

  • Endangered + Extinct

    20 May – 7 July 2021

    Endangered + Extinct is an exhibition exploring the form and design of various buildings in Australia, through ceramic sculptures by Natalie Rosin. These places are either under threat of demolition or no longer physically exist due to human intervention.

  • ADC 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.

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  • Shop handmade, unique, collectible

    Object Shop represents the work of over 100 emerging and established makers and designers, both from Sydney and across Australia.   We stock a curated collection of locally designed and handmade ceramics, jewellery, textiles, glass, homewares, publications​ and more. Find gifts ideas either in store or online.


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  • Object Digital

    Australian Design Centre's ideas hub

    Delve into articles, essays, films and interviews covering a huge range of craft and design on Object Digital. 

  • 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.

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    ADC enables craftspeople and designers to reach their full potential by presenting exhibitions and programs demonstrating excellence in craft and design and investigating possibilities to transform the future.

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