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Master Modernist Icon | Maker+Designer

Designcraft

Sunday, 7 September 2014 at 11:00 AM - Monday, 22 September 2014 at 4:00 PM (AEST)

Master Modernist Icon | Maker+Designer

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MASTER MODERNIST ICON  |  MAKER+DESIGNER

Screen-printing and Graphics by Megan Jackson

Designcraft is proud to present “Master Modernist Icon”, a retrospective exhibition celebrating the 100th birthday anniversary of Danish furniture designer Hans J. Wegner. To help mark this significant occasion, Designcraft also introduces "Maker+Designer", a parallel exhibit showcasing Australian designers and makers that embody the philosophies as laid out by Hans J. Wegner.  

As the epitome of a furniture designer, and with an unwavering approach to craftsmanship, Wegner still stands as an important model for the 21st Century. This exhibition is a celebration and a homage; a tribute to the old, and to the new.

Exhibitors in the Maker+Designer include Jon GoulderCreative Director of the Furniture Design Studio at the Jam Factory,  multidisciplinary designer Henry Wilson, Niklavs Rubenis lecturer at the Australian National University Furniture Workshop and Kate Stokes Founder of Coco Flip + work from new talent.


RSVP + be there to WIN!

RSVP and come to the exhibition opening night on Friday 5 September 6 - 8 pm and be in the draw to WIN tickets for 2 to Melbourne with accommodation in the exclusive CULT apartment (Melbourne CBD), tickets to the Mid Century Modern exhibition at the NGV and dinner for two at the famous Longrain Restaurant in Melbourne.


Fundraiser   |   ANU Furniture Workshop Student Fund

Buy tickets for the ANU Furniture Workshop Student Exhibition and go in the draw to WIN a limited edition Wishone Chair valued at $1450 RRP.

To mark the 100th birthday anniversary of Hans J. Wegner international manufacturer Carl Hansen & Son have, on one single day only, created a signature engraved limited edition of one of Wegner's most famous designs - the Wishbone Chair.  Register today for your chance to win.  

Designcraft are the official corporate sponsor of the ANU School of Art Furniture Workshop, show your support to the makers and designers of the future.

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authentic design    |    family owned and operated since 1991    |    canberra

corner of sheppard street and monaro highway hume, ACT

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Master Modernist Icon | Maker+Designer 5 - 21 September 2014

Opening Night   |   Friday 5 September from 6 - 8 pm   |   RSVP

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Nishi Gallery
17 Kendall Lane
Canberra, ACT 2601
Australia

Sunday, 7 September 2014 at 11:00 AM - Monday, 22 September 2014 at 4:00 PM (AEST)


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At Designcraft we are passionate about what we do and have an uncompromising commitment to quality in every aspect of our business from the furniture brands we sell to the furniture, joinery and showcases we manufacture and the final delivery and installation.

The life of what we sell and manufacture is extremely important to Designcraft. By selling and manufacturing quality product we are ensuring longevity, which in turn reduces the impact on our environment. 

Designcraft, family owned and operated here in Canberra since 1991.

visit our website to find out about who we are designcraft.net.au

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