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Exhibitions

The 2020 festival presents exhibitions featuring over 90 artists showcasing leading contemporary craft and design. Highlights include two signature exhibitions by Craft ACT: Craft + Design Centre: HOME:MADE, which features a curated selection of new furniture, homewares and jewellery by leading early-career designers and makers from across Australia, and c/o Craft ACT: 2020 Annual Members exhibition which will showcase current trends in contemporary craft and design,  illustrating how care underpins a maker’s commitments.

Other 2020 exhibition highlights include Canberra photographer Davey Barber’s new exhibition This Is Suburbia exploring what suburbia in Canberra means, yesterday, today and tomorrow, and From An Untouched Landscape by multi-disciplinary contemporary visual artist James Tylor that sheds light on the contemporary absence of Aboriginal culture within the Australian landscape and how this phenomenon is a direct result of the impact of European colonisation.

Exhibitions
James Tylor 2013, (Deleted scenes) From an untouched landscape#4, Inkjet print on hahnemuhle paper with hole removed to a black velvet void, 50x50cm, Edition of 5