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Edible Walls

food wall 2

Get farming in the city with a green food wall: a high rise harvest

Venue

Powerhouse Museum

Date

3 - 18 August, 10am - 5pm

7 Australian designers

Screen by Steven Kalmar, Sydney, c1955. Coffee table by Douglas Snelling and made by Functional Products Pty Ltd, Sydney, 1955. Settee, ‘RS161’ designed by Grant Featherston, Melbourne, c1951.

Presented in conjunction with the George Nelson exhibition, this small display profiles some of the people who brought modern design to Australian living.

Venue

Powerhouse Museum

3 x 3 x 3 Design Challenge

Jun Sakaguchi and Jeremy Bishop, Emergency shelter, 2013, © Emergency Shelter Exhibition Pty Ltd.

See how great design can solve big problems in a small 3 x 3 x 3m space

Venue

Powerhouse Museum

Date

3 August - 1 September, 10am - 5pm

Earth to Earth, Ashes to Ashes

'untitled' - Bridget Kennedy, 14ct recycled gold, pandanus leaves dyed with jelly crystals, 2013, photography by artist

Don’t miss fragile and impermanent jewels that disappear in time

Venue

Studio 20/17

Date

6 -10 August, 11am - 6pm
13 -17 August, 11am - 6pm

Design vs Style

2

Will design save the world or will style destroy it?

Venue

Actiu Sydney Showroom

Date

8 August, 6pm - 8.30pm

Expanding the Web

Hexagon

Help construct, deconstruct and reconstruct the form of the web

Venue

Barometer Gallery

Date

3 - 4 August, 10am - 5pm
7 - 11 August, 10am - 5pm
14 - 18 August, 10am - 5pm

Local Objects

Local Objects

How to transform commodities into a communities

Venue

Gaffa Creative Precinct

Date

Opening: July 25, 6pm - 8pm
More dates - see full listing

Future City – Proto:capital

Artists: Annabel Koeck + Kate Dickinson

See your future cityscape and share your own hypothetical city ideas

Venue

Australian Institute of Architects

Date

3 August, 10am - 4pm
5 - 9 August, 9am - 5:30pm
10 August, 10am - 4pm
12 - 16 August, 9am - 5:30pm
17 August, 10am - 4pm

Vorsprungarten

photo: Simon A Cook, 2013

Discover a vertical rain-garden tucked away in a lost lane

Venue

Darcy Lane

Date

Weekdays 3 - 18 August, 10am - 2pm
Display viewable 24hrs Darcy Street