On Tour

ADC on Tour

Touring has been central to our work for 50 years. Since the 1970s ADC has toured nationally and been at the forefront of providing regional Australia with access to cutting edge work and ideas and since 2006, more than 50% of our touring venues have been regionally based.

Resolved: Journeys in Australian Design

Uncovering the design journey of twelve contemporary Australian designers from inspiration to final resolution. Presented in collaboration with Workshopped, a design organisation nurturing and supporting designers in bringing their products to the marketplace.

Lola Greeno: Cultural Jewels

The eighth in our Living Treasures: Masters of Australian Craft series. Our first Indigenous Living Treasure, Greeno is a shellworker and artist from Tasmania, whose career spans 30 years.

Cloth: From Seeds to Bloom

An exhibition celebrating the distinctive work of Julie Paterson who is an artist, designer, writer, and founder of the contemporary design company Clothfabric. Drawing inspiration from the Australian bush, British-born Paterson's stunning fabrics are a riot of colour, floral forms, and patterns.

Shapeshifters: 3D Printing the Future

What if 3D printing gave you the ability to design your own life? With clothes being printed from desktop computers and organs being manufactured in labs, this rapidly evolving technology continues to revolutionise design as we know it.