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Victoria Manganiello tells us about a social change project that invites artists to apply their creativity to making recipes for a better world. 
Serendouce Crafts commissioned Nishijin brocade maker Kohei Murata to apply the lustrous kimono textile technique to a set of chopsticks.

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Sewing seeds: Stories of embroidery - Explore the craft that threads stories into the cloths that adorn our world.
Steal This ✿ Melissa Cameron confesses to her role in a lawless jewellery gang - Melissa Cameron tells the story behind Melbourne's radical street jewellery scene of the 2000s.
Fiona Gavino ✿ Weave a deep breath - Fiona Gavino is our April laurel for a work that monumentalises basket-making as an expression of meditation.
The shed: Stories of wood - Explore stories about the transformation of trees into objects of tactile beauty.
Ten Thousand Suns spotlights the technologies of First Nations peoples through craft - Pamela See reflects on the craft works in the 24th Sydney Biennale.
Tiago Ishiyama ✿ It’s all or nothing in the favela - Paul Sepaniak pays tribute to his friend, an inspiring Brazilian street artist of Japanese ancestry

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Current exhibitions

Women of Gaza
Palestinian Museum (Ramallah)
15 February - 30 April 2024
Ngā tirohanga whānui a Parehuia - Neke Moa
Objectspace (Auckland)
16 March - 19 May 2024
Ottchil: Light from Nature
Korean Cultural Centre Australia (Sydney)
22 March - 21 June 2024
Opus30 (Castlemaine)
30 March - 27 April 2024
Tailored With Love: Children’s Kimono Throughout Generations
Japan Foundation (Sydney)
5 April - 8 June 2024
Handshake Project 2024
Stanley Street Gallery (Sydney)
10 April - 4 May 2024
Australasian Quilt Convention
Australian Quilt Convention (Melbourne)
11 April - 14 April 2024
Collapsed Ecologies
Australian Tapestry Workshop (Melbourne)
18 April - 7 June 2024

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