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Demitra Kakopieros executes wearable art with a political message. Symphonies in the Black Collection

Demetra Kakopieros

One of the success stories this year to emerge from Ultimo’s Fashion Design Studio, Australia’s most historic design institution, is the designer Demetra Kakopieros. Not only has she had two of her pieces from her 2015 collection called Symphonies in the … Continue reading

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Tanabata: Star Village at the Observatory

Tanabata: Star Village at the Observatory

Immersive. Participatory. All ages. FREE. BOOK. Discover the astronomical legend of Tanabata these holidays as, together with ArtsPeople, you help us create a magical world of woven yarn and bamboo on the Observatory’s lawn. Tanabata is a Japanese legend which celebrates the … Continue reading

InDesign Melbourne

Melbourne Indesign

A regular highlight of Indesign: The Event, the seminar series, is back with a range of diverse discussions planned. The WorkLife seminars will feature design professionals diving headfirst into the issues most challenging to the design industry today. Our experts … Continue reading


Emotional Geometry – Owen Leong

Leong, a UNSW Art & Design graduate, is well known for his use of the human body – often his own – in his artworks that interrogate culture, identity, and the social structures that define our lives. His works are … Continue reading

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Tanabata: Star Village at the Powerhouse

Weave, fold, write, listen, play, imagine and create a whole new world as ArtsPeople transform the Powerhouse Museum into a village of bamboo, string and paper. The activity is suitable for all ages and is FREE FOR KIDS under 16 years. … Continue reading

Black Magic Studio Camera. 2015 Good Design Award winner

Good Design Awards: MAAS Selection

Good Design Awards: MAAS Selection displays finalist products from the annual Good Design Awards® program for excellence in product design and innovation. Each year a panel of design experts assesses hundreds of new products or services designed in Australia or overseas. The judges … Continue reading

Droga Apartment by Durbach Block

Droga Architect in Residence now open

 Australian Institute of Architects Foundation’s 2017 Droga Architect in Residence program are now open.The program calls for submissions from prominent architects, based outside of Australia, who exemplify the highest standard of excellence in architectural design, research and practice. The Residency offers an … Continue reading

Call for Proposals

UTS Gallery 2017

UTS Gallery is a space where creativity and technology meet. With a focus on diverse, innovative and interdisciplinary practices across contemporary art, design and social enquiry, we present a dynamic exhibition program complemented by public events and publications. We are inviting … Continue reading



Come on a journey inside the largest scientific experiment ever constructed. Buried deep under the border between Switzerland and France, CERN’s Large Hadron Collider is the work of 10,000 men and women from across the globe, united in their quest … Continue reading

Recollect: Ceramics

Recollect: Ceramics

The thrilling potential of a material that can be modelled in myriad ways, patterned, coloured and then fired has never ceased to attract makers and users. Recollect: Ceramics at the Powerhouse Museum reveals how ceramic artists have used creative ideas and technical … Continue reading