Updates

Gallery Sally Dan-Cuthbert opens in Sydney

4 Sep, 2019

In August 2019, a new art and design gallery opens in Sydney – the first of its type in Australia. Gallery Sally Dan-Cuthbert exhibits a unique collection of limited edition or one-off collectable design pieces from Australian and New Zealand designers (living locally or abroad) exhibited alongside artworks by some…

The Dulux Colour Forecast 2020

4 Sep, 2019

The Dulux Colour Forecast 2020 palettes represent the essence of 21st century trends at a pivotal point in time, not only in design terms but in a global context. Entrenched in the digital age, the pace of life is ever-increasing but, at the same time, there is a growing appreciation…

Junction Arts Festival 2019

3 Sep, 2019

Junction Arts Festival has announced a delicious drop of new events including guest chefs, DJs, architecture tours, a collaboration with MOFO Sessions, artist talks plus a new free music program. Launceston’s art festival Junction returns next month, with a collision of art, performance and music over four days and nights…

New minimum intervention organic wine company launched

3 Sep, 2019

It’s a simple concept — an ode to nature — for people who think, feel and wonder. From a 125-acre organic vineyard on the banks of the Goulburn River comes a new wine label: Minimum, launching Monday 2 September. Founded by Matt and Lentil Purbrick (of Grown and Gathered) in…

Celebrating craft and making on the big screen

2 Sep, 2019

Australian Design Centre is presenting Real to Reel: The Craft Film Festival in the lead up to Sydney Craft Week. Fresh from the UK to Sydney for two screenings on Thursday 5 September 2019 at the Chauvel Cinemas Paddington and Casula Powerhouse Arts Centre, Liverpool on Saturday 21 September 2019.  Real to Reel is…

150 000 tulips to line Yarra River on first day of spring

31 Aug, 2019

Over 150 000 tulips will line the banks of Melbourne’s Yarra River this Sunday as part of a large-scale installation by sustainable designer and eco-warrior Joost Bakker. Largely known for lining Hosier Lane last year with a sea of tulips that were destined for the bin, this weekend’s activation will…

Radiant Pavilion 2019 contemporary jewellery and object biennial

31 Aug, 2019

A celebration of contemporary jewellery and objects, Radiant Pavilion brings together local and international artists for an exciting and diverse range of events, 7–15 September 2019 in venues across Melbourne. This is the biggest biennial of its kind in the Southern Hemisphere with 60+ events. It will bring together artists,…

Lucy McRae Body Architect

29 Aug, 2019

Body architect, designer and science fiction artist Lucy McRae uses film and images to consider how technology could transform the human body in the future. The first survey exhibition of McRae’s provocative and beguiling work, Lucy McRae Body Architect, explores the Los Angeles-based Australian artist’s collaborations with scientists, through to…

Open House to return to Bendigo in 2019 and 2020

29 Aug, 2019

Due to an extremely positive response to the inaugural Open House Bendigo in October 2018, Open House is excited to announce its return to Bendigo in 2019 and 2020. “We were buoyed by how the City of Greater Bendigo embraced the event, as not only a celebration of architecture and…