DESIGN IS IN THE DETAIL
WORKSHOPPED 05 transfromed The Strand Arcade in Sydney into a living gallery of Australian design excellence. Although WORKSHOPPED does not advertise for applicants over 60 applications were received from which 29 designers were exhibited.
The event has become truly national in its breadth with designers from NSW, VIC, TAS, WA, ACT & the USA.
The brief for WORKSHOPPED 05 proposed Design is in the Detail, asking designers to identify their potential market and investigate the process in moving from 'prototype to production', whether for a limited or mass market.
Opening night was Tuesday 9 August and attended by approximately 1,000 invited guests from media, design, architecture, retail and manufacturing. Highly regarded Sydney architect, Stephen Varady, officially opened the exhibition.
The exhibition was open free to the public from 10 August to 21 August 05. The Strand Arcade confirmed over 200,000 people saw the exhibition.
See 11 | 7 | 05 Media Release [ PDF 100kb ]
WORKSHOPPED l EXHIBITING EMERGING AUSTRALIAN DESIGNERS