Events

Narek Galleries announces new exhibition

17 Sep, 2018

Narek Galleries, the beautiful newly-premised art gallery based in the coastal town of Bermagui NSW, is thrilled to announce Landscape, a new exhibition inspired by the vitality of the rural landscape. Opening on 17 November and continuing through to 15 December, Landscape features four celebrated Australian artists – Merran Esson,…

National Architecture Awards shortlist released

14 Sep, 2018

The shortlist for the coveted Australian Institute of Architects’ National Architecture Awards has been released, chosen from 975 projects across 14 categories nationally and abroad. Following the Chapter Architecture Awards announcements earlier this year, 203 projects were deemed eligible for national judging, with a shortlist of 70 announced today. Jury…

2018 Victorian Premier’s Design Awards announced

14 Sep, 2018

A ground-breaking Indigenous design charter has taken out the highest design honour in Victoria receiving the 2018 Victorian Premier’s Design Award of the Year. The annual awards celebrate the state’s best and brightest designers and innovators across categories including architectural, product and industrial, communications, digital and service design. The Jury…

Eco-Living Expo 2018

13 Sep, 2018

Dr Karl Kruszelnicki, War on Waste’s Craig Reucassel and other experts on sustainable living will inspire the masses at the Eco-Living Expo, held at the Randwick Community Centre this Sunday 16 September, starting at 9am. “The Eco-Living Expo is designed to be a place where people can make changes to…

Sydney Craft Week 2018 program launch

12 Sep, 2018

Spanning 10 days in October, Sydney Craft Week puts the spotlight on the city’s incredible craft scene. In the second year of the festival, Sydney Craft Week is bigger than ever, with 89 venues across 48 suburbs, including ·       109 workshops, ·       47 exhibitions and ·       200+ events total An…

SCCI Architecture Hub full programme announced

2 Sep, 2018

Founder, Executive and Artistic Director of the Sherman Centre for Culture and Ideas (SCCI), Dr Gene Sherman AM today announced the full programme details for its inaugural SCCI Architecture Hub 2018 with a notable line up of international and local speakers exploring architecture and the built environment. “Following a sold…

RMIT Design Hub presents New Agency: Owning Your Future

29 Aug, 2018

RMIT Design Hub presents New Agency: Owning Your Future, a live research project and exhibition by Sibling Architecture focused on the link between ageing and the design of our future homes. Posing the questions ‘Who do you wish to grow old with? Will your house outlive you? What kind of…

Plastic straws recycled into art at ANTIDOTE

27 Aug, 2018

The Sydney Opera House has today announced experimental visual artist Francesca Pasquali will transform 15 000 unused plastic straws from its on-site restaurants and bars into an art piece, realised live on 2 September at ANTIDOTE 2018 – a weekend of ideas, action and change. On 1 August 2018 all…

The Think Brick Awards 2018 winners announced

25 Aug, 2018

The Think Brick Award winners were announced last night at The Crown Palladium Melbourne, showcasing unprecedented quality in innovation and creative use of clay bricks, concrete masonry and roof tiles in Australian contemporary architecture. As Australia’s richest design awards, The Think Brick Awards handed out a record $70 000 in…