Out of Hand

I really do wish the Powerhouse would pick up it's game, the layout, the lighting - everything there feels like it hasn't changed since 1987. But when I saw that Out of Hand - Materialising the Digital was bringing together Australian and International artists to showcase the place and impact of new digital manufacturing technologies, well I thought they could be excused just this once. The work really did prove to be worth putting up with the quirks of the place.

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Responsive lighting

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The first 3D printing patents!

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Beautiful lamps from Nervous System.

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Zaha Hadid machined acrylic chairs.

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Marc Newson of course.

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The Inspiration for these amazing pieces of clothing came from 3D representations of birds in flight.

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3D printed badass alien anime suit?¿

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My next fashion goals...

Summer School

Another fantastic Summer School done and dusted! This year we tightened up the design briefs a little more giving the students a style and colour scheme to work from - it really helped to frame the design process and refine ideas. I love this two week program, working with my hands and inspiring high schoolers to become designers and makers! Always a joy to be a part of - you can read about the school here and here

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Paradi$e Bitch

Paradi$e Bitch is currently showing at white Rabbit and I think it's their best exhibition yet. It's bold, rebelious, and powerfully communicates the challenges of rapid growth and change in China. It's an invigorating experience! 

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Jim Lambie

Jim Lambie - a colourist from the UK - has a great little show at Roslyn Oxley at the moment. His work is fun and bright and makes me want to be a colourist too!

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Hiromi Tango

After seeing my first Hiromi Tango exhibition last year I was thrilled to come across another opportunity to see more of her work. This time inspired by her belief that art can heal, her intricate works told of her father's struggle with his health.