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2017 DESIGN TASMANIA AWARDS LAUNCH

AWARDS LAUNCH The Design Tasmania Awards are some of the longest-standing and most prestigious awards in the state and have recognised and promoted excellence in

40 Years : 40 Designers

2016 is an exciting year for Design Tasmania, with the organisation celebrating 40 Years. To coincide with the 40th birthday Design Tasmania have engaged 40

2016 People’s Choice Award

Congratulations to Linda Fredheim, winning the 2016 Design Tasmania Award People's Choice for the entry "Writing Desk", made of Tasmanian Eucalypt, plywood. This year the

Welcome Design Tasmania’s CEO

The Board of Design Tasmania warmly welcome our new Chief Executive Officer Karina Clarke. Karina will take up her position in late February after moving

2016 DESIGN TASMANIA AWARD

Congratulations to the Winners and Top Ten finalists for the 2016 Design Tasmania Award The winners were announced at the launch of the Hobart showcase

MODE

Mode is the 2015 graduate exhibition from the School of Furniture students from the University of Tasmania. This exhibition exudes the high standard of work

PARALLELS DESIGN CAMP

Parallels Design Camp was a partnership between Design Tasmania and the National Gallery of Victoria with support from the National Craft Initiative. Forged at the

A time of change

Dear Friends and Supporters It is with regret that I write to you to announce the departure in early 2016 of our General Manager Rye

HELEN KONTOURIS

MATERIAL BY DESIGN Exhibition July 24 - Nov 22 "I have curated a survey of my work to fill the beautifully light filled spaces of

DESIGN TASMANIA CAMP

Parallels – Journeys into Contemporary Making Melbourne - September 17-18, 2015 In partnership with the National Gallery of Victoria, The National Craft Initiative presents Parallels –

WOMEN IN DESIGN – JULY 25-26

WOMEN IN DESIGN OVERVIEW WOMEN IN DESIGN COLLOQUIUM (Colloquium, Forum & Public Exhibition) LAUNCESTON, TASMANIA JULY 24 - 26, 2015 Design Tasmania presented the first

WINTER IN DESIGN LAUNCH PARTY

Celebrate winter with Australia's leading designers working in the fields of ceramics, glass, timber, architecture and interiors. Exhibitions feature the amazing touring exhibition by JamFactory,

TASMANIAN ARCHITECTURE AWARDS 2015

The annual Tasmanian Architecture Awards recognised the finest accomplishments of Tasmanian architects. This year, over 20 projects have been entered for consideration. Awards were judged

DESIGNING CRAFT / CRAFTING DESIGN: 40 YEARS OF JAMFACTORY

In 2013 JamFactory celebrated 40 years of nurturing and promoting contemporary craft and design in Australia with the landmark exhibition Designing Craft/Crafting Design: 40 Years

INDECO IN THE MAKING – TWO DECADES OF DESIGN

  Indeco, a contraction of INnovative DEsign COmpany, was established in 1992 in the idyllic surrounds of Swan Point on the West Tamar. Created by

THINK BIG – LIVE LIGHT EXHIBITION

The Think Big - Live Light project, developed by Design Tasmania, is one of a series of projects that brings together designers and manufacturers to research

THE CLARENCE PRIZE LAUNCH EXHIBITION

Clarence City Council launched the biennial Clarence Prize for Excellence in Furniture Design in 2007.  The Prize is an acquisitive exhibition open to Australian designers

DESIGN TASMANIA AWARD 2015

The winners of the 2015 Design Award were announced at Design Tasmania on Friday 28th of November as part of the Summer in design launch.

SYNTHESIS – NICK RANDALL

Nick Randall's solo show Synthesis focused on exploration into creating flowing voluminous forms in wood by the melding together of traditional hand craftsmanship with contemporary

ARTBIKES LAUNCESTON

ARTBIKES is a bike borrowing service that enables art lovers to easily access Launceston's art galleries and cultural hotspots. Spend the day immersing yourself in

WINTER IN DESIGN LAUNCH

The Design Tasmania Winter in Design includes three exhibitions including the Design Tasmania Wood Collection, Stories Through Form and the National touring Wood: art design