Sydney Craft Week

Friday 9 to Sunday 18 October

Sydney Craft Week is about celebrating creativity and the handmade in all its forms. This festival creates the opportunity for the whole community to engage with craft, experience the benefits of making, and purchase local handmade work.

FUSE Glass Prize

9 October - 17 November 

Australasia’s richest prize for glass, FUSE is a non-acquisitive biennial prize for outstanding Australian and New Zealand glass artists.

Seed Stitch Contemporary Textile Awards

9 October – 17 November 2020

Seed Stitch Contemporary Textile Award 2020 is a biennial exhibition produced and presented by Australian Design Centre in partnership with the Seed Stitch Collective.

News

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Object 150

Support a local maker by commissioning a unique object

Object 150 invites craft and design lovers to invest $150 and have a unique, handmade, collectible object work created exclusively for you by one of our makers. 

Object Shop

Object Shop sells the work of over 100 Australian 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.

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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.

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.

Explore

Past exhibitions and events

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