DENFAIR opens in Melbourne this week bringing together designers, architects, interior stylist and designer-lovers for a four-day celebration of Australian design with events and exhibitions. Presented by DENFAIR and supported by Schiavello,Front /Centre is presented in partnership with Craft ACT, Craft Vic, Design Object Tasmania, JamFactory and Workshopped together with Australian Design Centre.
Seed Stitch Contemporary Textile Awards is a new and exciting exhibition highlighting the abundance of textile artists in NSW and showcasing the progressive art form of textiles. We speak to the Seed Stitch Collective about the exhibition, which will be presented by the Australian Design Centre (ADC) during Sydney Craft Week.
We spoke to Annie Ivanova, author of “Taiwan by Design: 88 products for better living” to find out how she became interested in Taiwan and what to look out for in the showcase Let's Tea Party: Taiwan Design Now opening 31 May.
In 2017, ADC was successful in securing an Aboriginal Employment Program grant from Create NSW to employ a First Nations Creative Producer. Lucy Simpson and Dennis Golding, both exceptional creative people, talk with Lisa Cahill, CEO about their background and what they bring to this role.
A short film about Sydney weaver Liz Williamson made by filmmaker Angus Lee Forbes for the Australian Design Centre (ADC) exhibition Obsessed: Compelled to make has been accepted into Real to Reel: The Craft Film Festival.
Vita Cochran embraces bold colour and geometry in her Object Space exhibition, En Vitrine (In the Front Window). Lisa Cahill, CEO and Artistic Director, chats with Vita to discover more about what influences her work and her love of textile design.