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The Rubies

Thursday, August 10, 2017 - 18:00 - Saturday, September 9, 2017 - 12:55

The Rubies is a celebration of the ANU SoA&D’s extraordinary EASS program and an acknowledgement of the generosity of the patrons who share a belief in the value of investing in Australia’s next wave of contemporary...


Friday, August 11, 2017 - 09:00 - Saturday, August 19, 2017 - 17:00

Celebrating the outstanding design work of Canberra's year 11 and 12 students.

Design has a vital role in shaping a fast-moving world: it’s about applied creativity, engagement and collaboration, as well as the art and craft of...

School of Art & Design Drawing Prize 2017

Wednesday, August 23, 2017 - 10:30 - Saturday, September 9, 2017 - 17:00

The School of Art & Design Drawing Prize presents student artworks from all disciplines and workshops from the ANU School of Art. Annually the student prize of $1,000 is awarded to the winner. In 2017, to celebrate the 40th...

Open Day Alumni Market

Saturday, August 26, 2017 - 10:00 - 15:00

The School of Art & Design is pleased to announce we will once again be hosting the Alumni Market on Saturday 26 August as part of ANU Open Day.

The SOA&D Alumni Market features the work of our current students and...

Public Lecture: Professor Roger Bejamin

Thursday, August 31, 2017 - 18:00 - 19:00

East of Colour: Kandinsky and Klee in Tunisia

Conference: ACUADS 2017

Thursday, September 28, 2017 - 09:00 - Friday, September 29, 2017 - 17:00

The 2017 Australian Council of University Art and Design Schools (ACUADS) conference will be held at the ANU School of Art & Design.

Previous Events

ANU SOA&D Graduate Conference

Monday, May 29, 2017 - 09:00 - Tuesday, May 30, 2017 - 17:00

The Graduate Student Conference provides the opportunity for post-graduate students to meet as a group and discuss their research, present papers, receive feedback, and form networks with other researchers. It showcases students studying either a...

Artist talk: Rei Chikaoka

Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 18:00 - 19:00
Rei Chikaoka has worked with glass in Tokyo, Japan for over 20 years, including masters and doctoral work at Tokyo University of the Arts Graduate School. He was a 2010 finalist in Bullseye Glass Company’s biennial Emerge competition...

Public Lecture Program: APY Art Centre Collective

Wednesday, May 24, 2017 - 18:00 - 19:00

 "Each APY Art Centre is the beating heart of their community. It is through the Art Centres we celebrate our culture, and keep our culture strong for future generations."


Workshop: Japanese woodblock print, urauchi & embroidery

Saturday, May 20, 2017 - 10:00 - Saturday, May 27, 2017 - 16:00

This workshop will explore historical and natural Japanese woodblock print and urauchi (chine-colle) techniques to create unique artworks. Textile artist and printmaker Ema Shin will teach participants how to carve a block with their own...

Artist talk: Kirstie Rea

Thursday, May 18, 2017 - 13:15 - 14:00

Join award-winning and highly respected Canberra artist, Kirstie Rea, as she provides an insight into her practice and reflects on her work and teaching career over the past 30 years. Kirstie was a lecturer in the Glass Workshop, at the ANU...

50-50: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander art at the Australian National University

Friday, May 12, 2017 - 18:00 - Saturday, June 3, 2017 - 17:00

Celebrating the 50th anniversary of the 1967 Referendum, 50-50: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander art at the Australian National University considers the role of art in advancing Indigenous recognition, examining the ANU’s...

Artist talk: Debbie Ding

Thursday, May 11, 2017 - 13:15 - 14:00

Debbie Ding is a visual artist and technologist working between London and Singapore. She’ll be talking about the process behind her past works visualising and mapping the Singapore River as a psychogeographical faultline, as well the...

Public Lecture: Ann Elias

Wednesday, May 10, 2017 - 18:00 - 19:00

The Hidden Visible: A background to the art and science of camouflage

Wiwa Bábbarra | Sacred Ground

Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 10:30 - Saturday, June 3, 2017 - 17:00

The Bábbarra Women’s Centre is a meeting place for more than 12 language groups in the Maningrida region. Established in 1989, the centre provides a place to share knowledge and ideas. The women at Bábbarra design and produce...

Workshop: Woodblock printing on fabric and paper

Saturday, May 6, 2017 - 10:00 - 16:00

This workshop will explore historical and natural Japanese woodblock print techniques to create fabric and paper prints. Textile artist and printmaker Ema Shin will teach participants how to carve a block with their own design and print...

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