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DESIGN Canberra festival to launch in November!

By 23 October 2014

Save the date! DESIGN Canberra is a four-day festival held November 20- 23 celebrating and promoting Canberra’s vibrant and diverse design community. Explore a CBD reACTivated by pop-up installations, talks, exhibitions, and shops; visit MODERN Market to find works by leading local and interstate designers; see your city in a whole new light with the [...]

Cyber War comes to CraftACT thanks to #DoktorBass

By 7 June 2012

Here at RiotACT we didn’t think Wikileaks expose of US diplomatic cables had anything worth Bradley Manning’s life or much information beyond what could be had through a subscription to The Economist.
So we’re a little surprised to see Cyber War News reporting that CraftACT has had their archives looted and their emails dumped out.
Still, if [...]

Key Arts Organisations carve up $3.3 million in funding

By 30 December 2011

Joy Burch has announced the winners of the Key Arts Organisation program:
Three organisations were awarded five-year funding packages commencing in 2012 through the program: the Canberra Youth Theatre, $220,000 a year, Craft ACT Inc, $184,500 annually; and Canberra Contemporary Art Space Inc, $170,000 a year.
Three further organisations secured two-year funding deals for 2012-2013: [...]

Pecha Kucha Canberra Volume 10

By 8 September 2011

[ 29 September 2011 at 7:00 pm; ]

The Canberra incarnation of Pecha Kucha has announced the plan for their 10th installment.

We’re very happy to announce our 10th volume of Pecha Kucha Canberra, which will take place on Thursday September 29 at Craft ACT Craft & Design Centre in Civic (opposite the Legislative Assembly).

As always, Volume 10 will feature a bunch of creative [...]

Craft ACT turns 40

By 10 February 2011

Chief Minister Stanhope is celebrating the 40th birthday of Craft ACT:
Mr Stanhope said Craft ACT was established in 1971 as the region’s peak body for the contemporary craft and design sector and had been a focal point for artists ever since.
“Craft ACT has provided professional support to hundreds, if not thousands, of local artists [...]

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