Craft Australia

Craft Australia is the peak national advocacy organisation for Australian contemporary craft.design. The organisation actively promotes and provides global access to Australian contemporary craft.design through advocacy, communication and research. Our vision is to ensure that Australian contemporary craft.design is integral to Australia’s cultural and creative industries.

Collections

Library Books on specialist craft subject matter. Acquired 1973-2003. 1,000 Items.

Library Magazines and Journals on specialist craft subject matter. Acquired 1973-present. 5,500 Items.

Library Exhibition Catalogues and Conference Papers on specialist craft subject matter. Acquired 1973 to present. 2,500 Items.

Slides of artists’ work (35mm format). 1973 -2003. 17,000 Items.

Film Archives some of which are held by Screen Sound Australia. 1973 - ? Quantity unknown

Objects from the Crafts Council of Australia Collection held by the National Gallery of Australia. 1973-? Quantity unknown.

Slide and Text Material as Information Kits, Education Kits and Promotion Kits. 1973 - 1984 Quantity unknown.

On-line Research Centre of published research and conference papers. 2004 – present. 80 Items.

Administrative/Business Archives (including correspondence, reports, minutes and financial reports, records of projects and exhibitions) 1973 to present. 50 Archive Boxes.