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Bringing you the very best in Art & Design news, QT’s art radar picks up on the quirky, the crazy and the incredible new Art & Design from around the globe.

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Cloth, But Not Only That.

By Benjamen Judd Alright. This entry is a little indulgent but that’s ok. Whilst technically not designers themselves, the people at Cloth on William Street in Darlinghurst are some of the most creative bunch we have met in a long time. Some of us were lucky enough to head down to the launch of their [...]

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Turn the Tide

By Benjamen Judd. We recently had a meeting in the offices of our graphical designer friend about some pretty things we wanted made up for the hotel. What we were really impressed with was the table we were all sitting at. Turns out, it was designed by a man named George who is from Melbourne [...]

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There Once Was Some Clay From Kanimbla

By Benjamen Judd. Sometimes, when researching and finding out about new designers and artists, we get a little envious. Particularly those who just packed up and shipped themselves off to the countryside to live a life of creativity, simplicity and the sounds of birds over cups of warm tea. Like Helen Hay. Helen studied ceramics [...]

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Untitled (Illuminated Tree)

By Sharne Wolff A member of the Wiradjuri and Kamilaroi nations of Australia, and an artist based in Sydney, Jonathan Jones work has ranged across various platforms while he explores Indigenous tradition and relationships. He is particularly well known for his use of light. The artist’s new exhibition untitled (illuminated tree) is comprised of just [...]

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What is Ma?

Design is about finding a balance. There’s a Japanese word for the place in between – “ma”. It’s the interval of time between two things. It’s the point in the swing of a pendulum when the object switches from an upswing to a downswing. It’s the pause just between. It’s the moment just before something [...]

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Robert Gordons milkjugs bring all the boys to the yard.

Thirty years ago, Robert ‘Andy’ Gordon walked into a ten by eight foot tin shed, picked up a lump of clay and turned his potters wheel. The Pack Track Pottery was born. But the story and inspiration for Robert Gordon dates long before 1979 and a rickety home made studio. Andy’s mother, the renowned Australian [...]

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Beautiful bulbs of glass

QT just adores to see old inventions be shown in a new light, so when we came across these designs from Bocci we were instantly switched on. Bocci is a contemporary design and manufacturing house based in Vancouver, Canada, with a satellite company based in Berlin, Germany.  When you look at their designs, you see [...]

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Inked up

On the 13th, 14th and 15th of January at the Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre the most prevalent form of mass culture art of the 2000′s is going to present in a big way. It comes in the form of SurfNInk. Artists like Nikko Hurtado, who specialises in tattoos such as the one seen [...]

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Jennifer Steinkamp in QT’s Orbit

“Jennifer Steinkamp installations frequently induce a level of immersion that is unusual”. When you view the arresting installation in the lobby of QT Gold Coast and you become immersed in the light and shadow of ‘Orbit’.

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The Secret Garden of Mt Tambourine

Set on five lush acres of Queensland finest forest, the magical world of Marks and Gardner Art Gallery is one that will take your breath away.

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Get your Style on at the Australian Institute of Creative Design

GC based uber college, the Australian Institute of Creative Design (AICD) is the place to brush up on all things babelicious for both personal and professional gain.

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Pouring a Rainbow

We absolutely love Art here @ QT and we recently stumbled upon this incredible artist named Holton Rower.

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Skateboard Sculptures

Meet Japanese Sculptor Hiroshi. His multicolored and meticulously sculpted art pieces simply astound with lifelike affinity, so in whichever way it’s even possible to mistake them for being real!

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Mondo Curio Symmetry

Paul Cook‘s primeval images are a study of the inherent beauty of sacred geometry.

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