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  • Orchestra of Us performance

    Orchestra of Us performance

    24.05.2024, 5:15pm
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    Join us for a performance by digital craftsperson Marcus Piper as part of Desire x Design, the inaugural exhibition at Useful Objects collectible design gallery. Known for endlessly weaving forms across disciplines to make statements and provocations, Piper will perform, as Orchestra of Us, an aural and visual piece to complement his work in the exhibition ORCH_210424,…

  • THE HANDS THAT TOUCH THE TIMBER

    THE HANDS THAT TOUCH THE TIMBER

    23.05.2024 – 01.06.2024
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    Discover the inherent beauty and tactility of one of the world’s most unique, beautiful, and renewable resources – timber – in the immersive exhibition Touchwood: The Hands That Touch the Timber hosted at the Tongue & Groove Richmond showroom on Wurundjeri Woiwurrung Country. Feel the captivating journey of timber from seed to final form. Engage with the amazing…

  • BY/PRODUCT

    BY/PRODUCT

    02.05.2024 — 15.06.2024
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    By/Product challenges a group of three Australian makers and designers to repurpose and reuse discarded materials to produce a new line of handmade luxury goods. Curated by CRAFT, Useful Objects designers Marlo Lyda and Joanne Odisho are joined by Sarah Nedovic in this exhibition that contributes to the launch of Conscious Craft – a Craft Victoria initiative…

  • (SOME THINGS)

    (SOME THINGS)

    24.05.2024 – 27.05.2024
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    MATTERS is a curatorial collaboration between Useful Objects designers Jordan Fleming and Marlo Lyda. Presented as part of Melbourne Design Week, explore (SOME THINGS), a group exhibition curated by MATTERS at Villa Alba Museum. (SOME THINGS) follows the 2023 showcase exhibition, (NO THINGS), shedding light on the creativity inherent in experimental design processes. Witness the museum’s ornate…