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Executive Director

PERSONALITY, PERFORMANCE, PASSION...MAKE THE DIFFERENCE.   The role of the Executive Director is to lead, conceptualize, fundraise, develop and implement projects that incorporate artistic, market

Events and Development Coordinator

PERSONALITY, PERFORMANCE, PASSION...MAKE THE DIFFERENCE. We are seeking an experienced, out-going, well-organised and highly motivated individual for the Events and Development Coordinator. The role requires

Women in Design 2018

September 14th to 16th 2018 By developing a national event focused on the role and outlook of women in design practice Design Tasmania seeks to

Design Tasmania to set course for ‘Design Island’

The Board and staff of Design Tasmania are thrilled to announce a paradigm shifting grant from one of Australia’s leading philanthropic organisations, The Ian Potter

ASPIRATIONS, ENGAGEMENT & FURTHER EDUCATION: A report on the influence of a real-world learning experience based on PRO PARADOX.

In 2017 the Autumn exhibition was a solo show of Kirsha Kaechele. Kirsha Kaechele is an American artist provocateur, curator, founder of Life is Art

Wicker Wonderlust

Design Tasmania is pleased to present an interactive exhibition exploring the unique relationship between Tasmanians and 'wickery'.   From Indigenous heritage to colonial industry, historical

Conversation with Malcolm Greenwood and Clementine Blackman

While in Tasmania to present a workshop to local potters on the art of producing restaurant-quality tableware, Malcolm Greenwood, who is perhaps Australia's most prolific

Design Tasmania 2018 Summer Exhibition Program

Design Tasmania is excited to bring to you our Summer Exhibition Program. The Summer show will include three separate exhibitions: Design Discoveries, the 2018 Design

Congratulations to the 2018 Design Tasmania Award Top Ten!

Shauna Mayben: Tide. Photography by Peter Whyte.   The Design Tasmania Award focuses on design excellence, innovation, and craftsmanship. Now in its 11th year, Design

GLASS: art design architecture

Design Tasmania are excited to welcome our next show touring from the JamFactory in South Australia.   GLASS: art design architecture Co-curated By Margaret Hancock

Tour to Hydrowood at Lake Pieman

Design Tasmania are hosting a tour to the Hydrowood operations at Lake Pieman. The tour will begin at the Strahan Village, where guests will be

Hand Carved Spoon Workshop

Join us for a Hand Carved Spoon Workshop by Carol Russell.   As a woodcrafter of tableware, Carol Russell has been moved by the characteristics