Exhibitions at Craft ACT: Craft + Design Centre

Sara Lindsay, Interplay, 2015. Image: Gerrard Dixon

Emerging Contemporaries

Craft ACT: Craft and Design Centre's annual curated exhibition Emerging Contemporaries shines a spotlight on our nation's next wave of craft and design practitioners. The artworks included highlight the outstanding future talent of our sector.

Reminiscences and Reflections Mi-Kyung Myung

Myung's solo exhibition of paper brings together Korean and western influences through her experiences living in both East Asian and Western cultures.

Looking for the i in desire Meredith Hughes

Using textile approaches such as printing, cutting, piecing and Indian embroidery, Hughes deconstructs strategies of Buddhist meditation on emptiness and explores the connectivity of the space between object and representation.

Showing in the Crucible Showcase
Bula'Bula Arts. Early career artists from the Ramingining community using traditional craft techniques to create stories of Yolngu culture and country through artworks.

Exhibitions open 6pm Thursday 11 February and run until Saturday 26 March 2016

Position opportunity: Chief Executive Officer

Craft ACT: Craft and Design Centre is seeking an arts management professional to lead the organisation. This is an outstanding opportunity to play a key leadership role in one of Australia's leading creative centres for the development of visual art, craft and design.
Remuneration Package $82,000 to $92,000 depending on experience.
Flexible working arrangements negotiable.
See: Position notice

Free Artist Talk

Where are they now? In association with Emerging Contemporaries, 2012 award recipient, Sarah Carlson, will present an artist talk on her professional practice and endeavours since the Emerging Contemporaries exhibition. Friday 4 March 3:00pm.

EOI's - 2017 Exhibition Program

Craft ACT is calling for proposals that capture current Australian craft and design practice and trends from practitioners at all levels for its 2017 exhibition program. EOI's close Friday 4 March 2016

EOI Artist-in-residence 2016

Craft ACT, in partnership with ACT Parks and Conservation Service, are seeking submissions from international and national artists, as well as Craft ACT Members, wishing to take part in the 2016 Artist-in-residence Program. Submissions close 5pm EST 8 April 2016.


Craft ACT: Craft and Design Centre is supported by the ACT Government, the Visual Arts and Craft Strategy - an initiative of the Australian, State and Territory Governments, and the Australia Council for the Arts - the Australian Government's arts funding and advisory body.

Craft ACT funding bodies

Copyright © 2016 Craft ACT: Craft and Design Centre

Page last updated: 10 February 2016