Obsessed: Compelled to make

Education @ the Glasshouse

  • 28 Sep 2019  –  24 Nov 2019

What compels a maker to create? Why this technique or material? Why that concept? How does the mind of a maker work?

Free Gallery entry

For Country, for Nation

Education @ the Glasshouse

  • 05 Oct 2019  –  17 Nov 2019

For Country, for Nation highlights stories and explores themes of remembrance and tradition through family histories, objects, art, and photographs from across Australia.

Free Gallery entry

For Country, for Nation

  • 05 Oct 2019  –  17 Nov 2019

For Country, for Nation is thematic in structure. Within each theme are stories of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander experience during wartime and peace.

Gallery entry is free

Obsessed: Compelled to make

Australian Design Centre

  • 28 Sep 2019  –  24 Nov 2019

What compels a maker to create? Why this technique or material? Why that concept? How does the mind of a maker work?

Gallery entry free

Accessible Art Tours

in the Gallery

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Accessible Art Tours provide a welcoming relaxed environment, helping enhancing connection to the exhibitions on display, while encouraging self-expression.

Single $5

Accessible Art Tours

in the Gallery

  • 31 May 2019
  • 31 May 2019
  • 31 May 2019
  • 28 Jun 2019
  • 28 Jun 2019
  • 28 Jun 2019
  • 26 Jul 2019
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  • 26 Jul 2019
  • 30 Aug 2019
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  • 27 Sep 2019
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  • 25 Oct 2019
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  • 29 Nov 2019
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Accessible Art Tours provide a welcoming relaxed environment, helping enhancing connection to the exhibitions on display, while encouraging self-expression.

Single $5

Design emergency for kids

Obsessed - Compelled to make Festival

  • 26 Oct 2019

The workshop will concentrate on perseverance, experimentation, failure, iteration, collaboration and empathy.

All tickets $20

Sprouts

Art activities for kids aged 4-9 (and their carers)

  • 26 Oct 2019

A fun and inspiring exhibition inspired making session with our local artist Lucy Pascale.

Child $7.50

Designers Obsessed

Vipoo Srivilasa, Liz Williamson & Gabriella Bisetto

  • 26 Oct 2019

Join exhibiting artists Vipoo Srivilasa, ceramicist; Liz Williamson, weaver; and Gabriella Bisetto, glass artist; as they share their arts practice and discuss the importance that making has on their lives.

Free

The Heart of the Matter

An interactive talk: Dr Sarah Rice.

  • 26 Oct 2019

This participatory talk is suitable for artists, craftspeople, designers, and hobbyists at any stage of their practice, and anyone interested in how artists think with their hands.

Free

Makers Market

Obsessed - Compelled to make Festival

  • 26 Oct 2019

Join local makers who will be showcasing their skills and selling their wares inside the foyers of the Glasshouse! Grab a drink from the Glasshouse bar whilst listening to local Nathan Healey spinning tunes.

Free

Craft Spot Spring 2019

quirky crafts for adults

  • 07 Sep 2019
  • 05 Oct 2019
  • 02 Nov 2019

Craft Spot this September will be inspired by artist Bernard Ollis, you will be learning colour theory and terminology, and how to apply layering techniques using water-soluble oil pastels.

Adult $15