8 May - 1 June

Australian Design Centre presents Treasures, a special 60th anniversary exhibition. Ten of Australia’s best craft artists have each contributed a work for this celebration.

A New Earth

8 May - 1 June

In response to the Black Summer fires, Margarita Sampson created dramatic textile works that transfigure landscapes into beings, caught between crisis and action.

Light from Nature

21 March - 1 June

This exhibition at Australian Design Centre, Light from Nature: Kim Dong Wan and Lucy Simpson showcases a cross-cultural collaboration, featuring Kim's glass works incorporating ottchil, and Simpson's representations of dhanggal (mussels) and giba (grinding stones).

Mural on the wall of a white terrace house of two figures, one red and one black, standing apart connected by birds flying like arrows in a diamond formation between their stomachs.

Spontaneous and Uncommissioned

15 May - 1 June

self portrait and we grew here were painted by Jason Wing and Vernon Ah Kee in 2009 on the wall of the former offices of Australian Design Centre. They have been recreated for Object Space as part of ADC’s 60th anniversary celebrations.

Australian Design Centre, 2023. Photo: Amy Piddington.

Events and workshops

A great range of events coming up to keep you inspired. Grab a friend and come into the Centre for workshops, talks and inspiration. 

Gadigal Mural detail 2019_Photo ADC

Gadigal Mural

Gadigal Mural, designed by Sydney artist Jason Wing, with ADC's First Nations Creative Producers Dennis Golding and Lucy Simpson is a collaborative artwork referencing both the topographical patterning and material culture of Gadigal country.