Curated by Craft ACT – a showcase exhibition demonstrating the trends in contemporary craft and design in Australia by accredited practitioners from the ACT and surrounding region. 2019 participating artists: …

September 13, 2019

In 2017, Craft ACT’s annual curated members exhibition celebrates Canberra as a city of design, showcasing diversity and excellence, and foregrounding the skillful and sometimes hidden activities of makers in…

October 21, 2017

New exhibitions opening by Commissioner for International Engagement Brendan Smyth at the CraftACT Gallery. And a farewell of gallery’s Curator Mel George… – ‘Code X: contemporary book binding’:  In association…

March 07, 2017

Craft ACT: Craft and Design Centre launch of new exhibitions. – Embracing Innovation Volume 6:
Technology, research and design thinking in creative practice – Black Box: Life, walls and houses
.  A…

July 22, 2016

Gallery One: Artist-in-Residence: connect with your nature 
by Ruth Hingston and Jodie Hatcher (UK) Gallery Two: Second Tamworth Textile Triennale 
Curated by Cecilia Heffer  featuring Kate Campbell-Pope, Alana Clifton-Cunningham, Gwen…

April 11, 2016

Farewell After seven years as Craft ACT: Craft + Design Centre’s Chief Executive Officer and Artistic Director, Avi Amesbury, will retire from her position as CEO at the end of…

March 23, 2016

‘discover define develop deliver’ – Craft ACT Accredited Professional Member (APM) exhibition Coinciding with DESIGN Canberra, discover define develop deliver showcases the strong, vibrant and highly skilled community of practitioners…

November 06, 2015

‘Bogs and Fens’ – Craft ACT in partnership with ACT Parks and Conservation Service and the Australian National Botanic Gardens hosted three artists: Satoshi Fujinuma (Japan), Annee Miron (Melbourne) and…

April 11, 2015

Three Exhibitions opened at the CraftACT Gallery: – ‘Emerging Contemporaries’ –  showcases graduating students and emerging artists and practitioners – René Linssen, Adrian Olasau, Rohan Goradia, Zoe Brand, Richilde Flavell,…

February 13, 2015

Canberra textile artist Sally Blake and a Melbourne weaver and sculptor Annee Miron undertook Artist-in-Residencies in Gudgenby Ready-Cut Cottage in the Namadgi National Park and Nil Desperandum Homestead in Tidbinbilla…

July 25, 2014