Fri 14 Feb 2014 – Sun 23 Mar 2014

Ipswich Art Gallery

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Description:

n 2013, JamFactory celebrated 40 years of nurturing and promoting contemporary craft and design in Australia with the landmark exhibition Designing Craft/Crafting Design: 40 Years of JamFactory. Established by the South Australian Government under Premier Don Dunstan in 1973, JamFactory today remains a unique and iconic South Australian institution. Curated by Margaret Hancock Davis, Margot Osborne and Brian Parkes, this exhibition presents new work by 40 selected artists, craftspeople and designers who have had a significant involvement with the JamFactory during its 40-year history and who are presently producing work of outstanding quality. Designing Craft/Crafting Design: 40 Years of JamFactory showcases the vibrancy of craft and design practice and demonstrates the diverse pathways to a sustainable and successful career in the field.

Designing Craft/Crafting Design: 40 Years of JamFactory is a JamFactory and Country Arts SA touring exhibition supported by Arts SA’s New Exhibitions Fund and by Visions of Australia, an Australian Government program supporting touring exhibitions by providing funding assistance for the development and touring of Australian cultural material across Australia.

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Left: Holey light 1 2012

laminated plywood, etched and sandblasted float glass, light fitting

160 x 240 x 80 mm

Right: Holey light 2 2012

laminated plywood, etched and sandblasted float glass, light fitting

360 x 360 x 80 mm

Dates:Friday, 14 February 2014 – Sunday, 23 March 2014.
Time:10am – 5pm.
Entry:Free.
Bookings:Not required.
Age group:All ages welcome.

 

Principal Sponsor

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Presenting Partners

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Government Support
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