Indigenous Design at ADC

Artworks by Lucy Simpson & Nicole Monks, Indigenous Design at the Australian Design Centre, 2016

Australian Design Centre is delighted to present an exhibition of work by Nicole Monks and Lucy Simpson, the two recipients of the Arts NSW Indigenous Design Mentorship 2016. The two designers have been working with Australian Design Centre and selected community and industry mentors throughout the year to develop work for this exhibition: Nicole Monks: Marlu (Kangaroo) and Lucy Simpson: Dhuwi.

When: 29 September – 23 November 2016
Where: Australian Design Centre, 101-115 William Street, Darlinghurst

Workshops & talks

In Conversation with Yuwaalaraay designer Lucy Simpson and guests
Lucy and special guests take a group through her exhibition explaining the deeper meaning and back stories to her pieces followed by a seated, informal talk with Q&A. With a performance by Nardi Simpson (The Stiff Gins).
When: Tuesday 11 October, 6pm to 8pm
Admission: $10
Bookings: here

Nicole Monks Public Program: Yarning & Yarning Workshop
A cosy workshop hosted around Nicole’s table, Nyinajimanha (Sitting Together). Nyinajimanha is a place for passing on knowledge, creating objects and developing deeper connections. Join a small group lead by a storyteller, learn to knit and weave whilst sharing yarns.
When: Saturday 8 October, 11.30am – 3pm – 4 x 45 minute workshops
Bookings: TBC

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