Experience the innovation and creativity of Victoria’s emerging young designers. Explore furniture, fashion, graphic and product design, film, print layout, photography, animation, food product planning, websites and mechanical and electronic projects created by VCE Food and Technology, Media, Product Design and Technology, Systems Engineering, VET Interactive Digital Media and Visual Communication Design students.
The MCA has done well to secure a survey of Kader Attia works recipient of the 2016 Prix Marcel Duchamp prize, France’s most prestigious art award. Largely installation with some film and sculpture, the work explores themes of trauma and loss, emptiness and the void. Ghost, 2007, for example, comprises 160 aluminium-foil casts of kneeling […]
Resolved: Journeys in Australian design goes behind the scenes uncovering the design ‘journey’ of 12 contemporary Australian designers from inspiration to final resolution. Resolved is an ADC touring exhibition.
Iconic Australian Houses: an exhibition by Karen McCartney explores 31 of the most important Australian homes of the past 60 years. The exhibition begins in the 1950s with the works of a new breed of Australian architects and culminates in key works from some of Australia’s contemporary masters. This important exhibition looks beyond the physical […]
Contrasting views of what a sustainable future can and should look like make up the central theme of Pecha Kucha Vol#29. The event is a joint project between architecture practice Here Studios, Architecture for Peace, and Engineers Without Borders. It employs the popular Pecha Kucha format where speakers present 20 slides and are given 20 […]
CCP presents two exhibitions with the work of noted German photographer Andrea Grützner, that re-define and celebrate the idea of architecture and design.
Decor + Design, affectionately referred to as D+D, is an interior designer’s heaven. Products as far as the eye can see with over 250 exhibitors showcasing the very latest in interiors, soft furnishings, lighting, homewares and furniture. In 2016 over 10,000 trade personnel converged on the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre for Decor + Design. […]
The Naomi Milgrom Foundation has announced the Living Cities Forum 2017, which brings together leading international architects and design thinkers to investigate the definition of liveability and attempts to illustrate the image of a truly liveable city as viewed through a design lens. “Design impacts the way we live and has the creative power to […]
A highlight of the Melbourne A&D calendar, Melbourne Open House has increasingly seen buildings opening their once very closed and very private doors. The recent appointment of Emma Telfer as executive director is a smart move that will see the continued expansion of this platform. “I’m incredibly proud to be stepping into the role of […]