Slice of Life is a group exhibition curated by Sophia Cai that examines a contemporary approach to everyday objects and still lifes through craft-based practices. The exhibition will feature works by Mechelle Bounpraseuth, Julie Burleigh, Scott Duncan, Phil Ferguson (Chili Philly), Katie Jacobs, Josephine Mead, Tricia Page, and Cat Rabbit.
Botanica presents a collaboration of form and flora in the work of contemporary craftspeople and floral studio Cecilia Fox. A group exhibition featuring the work of ACV Studio, Alterfact, Sharon Alpren, Steven Clark as well as the release of the Glenda Nicholls (Waddi Waddi/Yorta Yorta and Ngarrindjeri, Donna Blackall (Yorta Yorta) and Andrei Davidoff ceramic and woven vessels.
Sun Room is a solo exhibition in which artist Tessy King displays a selection of artwork that considers the meaning and value attached to the ceramic vessel. Curated by Jade Bitar, Sun Room remarks on the status of clay making by referencing past incarnations of ceramic objects in antiquity and domestic wares.
The Victorian Craft Awards is a biennial event facilitated by Craft Victoria and supported by the state government. Now in their second year, the Awards present and celebrate excellence in contemporary craft practice. This year's Awards will be held 03 June-08 July.