Thursday, March 20, 2008
WORKSHOPPED 08 moves to Chifley Plaza in the heart of Sydney 's CBD. The exhibition will be the largest single event of Sydney Design 08 and is co-presented by the Powerhouse Museum. We also welcome back Major Sponsors Jaguar and Bombay Sapphire.
Opening night is Tuesday 12 August 2008 and by invitation only. The exhibition is open (free) to the public 13-23 August 2008. This year's brief is Design Matters and up to 30 designers will reveal why their work matters and where it will find a home!
The event has become truly national in its breadth with designers from NSW, QLD, VIC, SA, TAS, WA, ACT and USA .
WORKSHOPPED looks for designers that have identified and considered the issues relating to production, whether limited or mass production and irrespective of the production method. And most importantly design that might be desired, taken home and lived with!
Opening night is Tuesday 12 August 2008 and will be attended by approximately 1,000 invited guests from media, design, architecture, retail and manufacturing.
The exhibition is open free to the public from 13 August to 23 August 08.