Australian Design Centre media releases

ADC Media releases


Media Release: Art of Making March 2024

Media Release: Light from Nature March 2024

Media Release: Kettles with character by Sean O’Connell

Media Release: New exhibitions February 2024


Media Release: New exhibitions November 2023
Media Release: Living Treasures: Masters of Australian Craft | Special Announcement
Media Release: Sydney Craft Week Festival and Exhibitions Launch at ADC October 2023
Media Release re/JOY by Vipoo Srivilasa - Call for Entries
Media Release: MAKE Award Finalists announced
Media Release With Our Elders August 2023
Media Release Sydney Craft Week 2023
Media Release Sydney Ceramic Markets 2023
Media Release JAM Show + Tell and Lynn Pavey: Febrile Momentum August 2023
Media Release GOOD NATURED Design art architecture and For Our Elders June 2023
Mutukaku Ngura- Motorcar Country ADC media release April 2023
Weaving Matter: Materials and context ADC Media Release April 2023
Media release: MAKE Award entries open March 2023
ADC Media release Unravelling Queerly 2023.pdf


ADC Media release Beyond design as usual

Sydney Craft Week Festival 2022 Media Release.pdf

ADC Profile Contemporary Jewellery and Object Award Media release 2022.pdf

ADC Media Release Transformative Design x ADC

ADC Media Release SIXTY exhibition launch

ADC Media Release Studio Woodworkers exhibition launch 2022


Media release: Happy Objects

Media release: Sydney Craft Week 2021

Media release: New Podcast series launched

Media release: WORKSHOPPED21 Winners announcement

ADC Media Release ADC On Tour exhibition Made/Worn Contemporary Jewellery returns to Sydney


Isolate Make: Creative Resilience in a Pandemic

WORKSHOPPED 2020: 20th Anniversary Exhibition

Open House: Tamworth Textiles Triennial

Special Announcement: Funding success and Living Treasures: Masters of Australian Craft

CONCRETE: art design architecture opens at ADC


Two new exhibitions shaping the future of design - Designing Bright Futures and Clay Intersections

Funding success Indigenous Edible Garden

Sydney Craft Week program launch 2019

Living Treasures: Masters of Australian Craft \ Prue Venables

WORKSHOPPED19: Australian Furniture, Lighting and Object Design

Sydney Craft Week call for entries 2019

Garlands, Teapots and otherworldly creatures

Funding success for exhibition and tour

STEEL: art design architecture


2019 Creative Program Highlights

Designing Bright Futures: Exciting new work from 12 emerging design practitioners

Sydney Craft Week launches at ADC with three exhibitions

Sydney Craft Week program launch

ADC presents the Real to Reel: The Craft Film Festival in Sydney Urban Decay: Joshua Smith Celebrating the beauty and history of urban decay

Painting with Thread: Tapestries and Samples from Australian Tapestry Workshop

Euphemia Bostock: Fashion Collection 1987 for NAIDOC Week

Australian Design Honours: ten recognised for dedication to design

WORKSHOPPED18 Award winners

WORKSHOPPED18: New Australian Furniture, Lighting and Object Design opens 21 June

Let’s Tea Party: Taiwan Design Now, a showcase of contemporary Taiwanese design culture

Funding awarded for contemporary jewellery touring exhibition

Australian Design Centre film accepted into London’s Craft Film Festival

Australian designers create new works using materials from India's largest slum Porosity Kabari will present works by Trent Jansen, Richard Goodwin and Ishan Khosla, Interpretations V: Paper (cellulose) and En Vitrine by Vita Cochran

Australian Design Centre and Workshopped call for entries opens

Australian Design Centre and Workshopped an exciting new partnership to present WORKSHOPPED18

Future Artefacts: fashion design and contemporary jewellery

Obsessed: Compelled to make explore the mind of a maker

Funding success for ADC touring exhibitions


Designing Bright Futures: Selected design students from UNSW Art & Design

Australian Design Honours awarded to eight contributors to craft and design

Bulay(i) : Buku Larrnggay Mulka Artists with Indigenous Jewellery Project

Biotextilogy: The Cellular Catwalk

Sydney Craft Week

Green Asylum by Charlotte Haywood

FRACTURE: DIFFERENCES with Shannon McGrath and Marcus Piper


Object Therapy

Chili Philly: Crochet Social and Annie Gobels: Edge In

Funding success for ADC Touring exhibitions


Designing Bright Futures: Selected graduates from UNSW Art & Design

Indigenous Designer Nicole Monks launches new range of work at ADC

Indigenous Design Exhibition opens at ADC

Clay Intersections: new exhibition

Funding decision cuts deep into design

Shapeshifters: 3D printing the future

Lyn and Tony launch working studio exhibition

Marie Hagerty and Robert Foster at Australian Design Centre

CUSP: Designing into the next decade returns to ADC

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