Exhibitions
Love Lace – until April 2012

Love Lace – until April 2012

Be prepared to discard all your preconceived notions of lacework.

The Waking Heart

The Waking Heart

Wear your heart on a screen and let the world see how you’re feeling.

Engineering Excellence

Engineering Excellence

Award-winning innovations from the country’s leading engineers.

Australian International Design Awards

Australian International Design Awards

See Australia’s latest crop of innovative and ingenious products.

Sparkies, Foodies and Fashionistas

Sparkies, Foodies and Fashionistas

Uncover TAFE NSW’s rich history and inspirational graduates in this exhibition.

RED Objects

RED Objects

Design exhibition by the RED objects group.

Diana Brennan: Entre-deux Textiles

Diana Brennan: Entre-deux Textiles

A daring lacework guru displays her new pièce de résistance.

Known/Unknown

Known/Unknown

In between the worlds of art and design is all that is Known/Unknown

Built: Is Old New Again?

Built: Is Old New Again?

Traditional furniture is transformed into 21st-century objects.

Made To Measure: The Treadlie Handmade Bicycle Show

Made To Measure: The Treadlie Handmade Bicycle Show

A collection of bespoke bikes exudes artistry and creativity.

Our House: Something Old, Something New, Something Borrowed

Our House: Something Old, Something New, Something Borrowed

Students and staff merge old and new technologies and attitudes.

Neues Bauen International 1927 – 2002

Neues Bauen International 1927 – 2002

Architect-designed buildings show that form can overtake fads.

Workshopped 11

Workshopped 11

Feast your eyes on a range of furniture, lighting and product design from emerging Australian designers

NOW and WHEN Australian Urbanism

NOW and WHEN Australian Urbanism

Peer into the future of Australian cities in 40 years’ time.

Metalab Collective 2011

Metalab Collective 2011

Sparks fly when traditional goldsmithing merges with new technology.

AU.THENTIC

AU.THENTIC

Explore how Australia engages creatively with the world.

Designers Using Old Techniques In A Contemporary Context

Designers Using Old Techniques In A Contemporary Context

A 21st-century exhibition seasoned with 14th-century flavour.

A Touch of Class

A Touch of Class

Discover how designers radically transformed the refined doily.

Interpretations 3: Sand Casting

Interpretations 3: Sand Casting

The old process of sand casting is interpreted in a modern way.

The Paper Attic

The Paper Attic

Intricate spiderwebs and discarded curios fill a paper attic.

Recent Past

Recent Past

An instantaneous spatial intervention, documenting and projecting the viewer’s experience of the recent past.

Type Horses: Writers & Their Typewriters

Type Horses: Writers & Their Typewriters

Pour out your heart with a classic machine – the humble typewriter.

Wear, Tear & Repaired

Wear, Tear & Repaired

Even the most dilapidated items can be repaired and remodelled.

Machines For Drawing

Machines For Drawing

Watch the wind draw in this challenging exhibition.

The Story Of Chippendale: From Boozers To Caffeine Users

The Story Of Chippendale: From Boozers To Caffeine Users

The times they are a-changin’ in this once rough-and-tumble suburb.

Change 11: Sustainable Designs

Change 11: Sustainable Designs

New-generation designers offer inspired ideas for old problems.

ReForm

ReForm

Discarded objects are transformed into useful, beautiful pieces.

Transparent Seams: Upcycle Fashion!

Transparent Seams: Upcycle Fashion!

Breathe new life into old garments by joining the upcycling craze.

Rug Up

Rug Up

Award-winning rugs boast stunning textures and brilliant hues.

Lure With Bait, Strike With Chaos

Lure With Bait, Strike With Chaos

Deconstructed musical instruments are transformed and reborn.

See-saw: Mend, Make Do & Build Anew

See-saw: Mend, Make Do & Build Anew

Designers show why it’s time to give Sydney a new lease of life.

Sarkcloth: Wearing In The Landscape

Sarkcloth: Wearing In The Landscape

A poetic fabric and fashion range pays homage to Banjo Patersen.

extreme density_Paris

extreme density_Paris

Densification creates a new skyline in Paris.

Demonstration Room

Demonstration Room

Time to take a new look at the most versatile of materials – concrete.

Above Earth, Below Sea

Above Earth, Below Sea

Australian and Japanese artists display their most desirable jewels.

The Binocular Boot

The Binocular Boot

Brogues, winklepickers and thigh-high boots take centrestage.

Incidental Data

Incidental Data

Computer graphs and diagrams are replaced with unexpected items.

The Urban Interior: Visions For Taylor Square Bicycle Hub

The Urban Interior: Visions For Taylor Square Bicycle Hub

Cruise over to Darlo to view the future cycling headquarters.

Yesterday

Yesterday

The Beatles’ eternal hit Yesterday is on the map again.

HandShake: Prentice & Prodigy

HandShake: Prentice & Prodigy

Young jewellers and master craftspeople join forces.

Geometric Note

Geometric Note

A silversmith transforms the commonplace into the exquisite.

Japanese Design Today 100

Japanese Design Today 100

Weird and wonderful products from Japan go under the microscope.

Factory As Studio

Factory As Studio

Studio design practices and industrial machines work hand in hand.