The Engine Rooms of the City's image

Studio 51, 2010. Photo: Christopher Nielsen

whenFriday 8 October



This is an exclusive event with some studios only offering 5 places. Register to visit one of the studios here.

Object has charmed some of Sydney’s coolest arts and design studios into opening their doors to the public for the day. You are invited to come and discover the environments in which creative ideas manifest. Meet the designer/makers, explore their work spaces, and hear how and why they do what they do. You might even be given the opportunity to get your hands dirty.

For more information download The Engine Room program here.

Participating studios:

Alphabet - Visual communication

Architect Marshall - Architecture

Canvas Group - Visual communication and web design

Cloth Fabric – Textile design

DesignByThem - Product design

Digital Eskimo - Strategic design

Dinosaur Designs - Homeware + jewellery design

Gaffa - Contemporary jewellery + object making

Happy Soldiers - Visual communication and web design

Nigel Buchanan, Lew Keilar, Stuart McLachlan, Christopher Neilsen and Jim Tsinganos - Illustration

KORBAN/FLAUBERT – Furniture and lighting design

LAVA - Architecture

Metalab - Jewellery + object design

Republic of Everyone - Strategic creative planning

Sam Crawford Architects - Architecture

Schamburg + Alvisse - Eco-furniture design

Associated Event of Art & About Sydney 2010, presented by City of Sydney.

Object: Australian Centre for Craft and Design is supported by the Visual Arts and Craft Strategy, an initiative of the Australian, State and Territory Governments. Object is assisted by the New South Wales Government - Arts NSW, and the Australian government through the Australia Council, its arts funding and advisory body.
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