Double Take in Wood is an exploration of new generation woodwork that celebrates the paring of age-old techniques and materials with contemporary design and technology. The exhibition will bring together furniture, sculpture, functional and decorative objects, featuring pieces from some of Australia's most celebrated makers.
A panel of prominent and respected woodworkers, designers and arts professionals will judge the exhibition with a prize pool of over $10,000.
The exhibition will be held at Manningham Art Gallery - 18th October to 11th November, 2017.
Exhibition categories include:
A showcase of Australian woodwork that pays respect to traditional techniques, fine craftsmanship and functionality whilst pushing the boundaries of contemporary design.
Side Table by Christopher Neal | Image Damien Ford
Create from a Crate
Inviting Australian woodworkers, designers and makers to rise to the challenge of making a beautiful object or furniture piece from rough and discarded timber pallets and crates.
The work will provide an engaging way to shine a spotlight on the environmental impact of timber packaging waste.
Desk by Nicholas Coyle | Image Raphael Recht