Foundry Live

Foundry LIVE, a series of events from the Tasmanian based creative educator, is kicking off at 9:00am (Aus EST) today. Click here to view a livestream and listen to the impressive lineup of speakers.

A'Design Awards submissions

The A’Design Awards call for submissions is on. Head over to the site, grab the details and get your entry in. Good luck!

A'Design Awards Early Call for Entries

The A’Design Awards deadline for early call for entries is June 30. Head over to the site, grab the details and get your entry in. Good luck!

A' Design Awards

Last call for entries for this years A’ Design Awards & Competition. If you haven’t put your entry in make sure you do so before 28 Feb. Gotta be in it to win it!

A' Design Awards

Don’t forget the call for entries for this years A’ Design Awards & Competition. Check out all the awesome categories and get your entry in before 28 Feb. Good Luck!

World Design Rankings

Wondering where your country ranks in the World Design Rankings, as put together by the A’Design Awards team? Check the link for your rank. Image by past winner D.O.T.S.

Aaron Nagel exhibition

We are big fans of the work of Aaron Nagel. He has an exhibition opening on 4 Jan at Lyons Wier Gallery in New York. Check it out if you’re in the area.

Ron English Exhibitions

The always amazing Ron English has a show opening in early December at Corey Helford Gallery.

Ian Francis Exhibition

The always awesome Ian Francis has a new show opening at Corey Helford Gallery in Los Angeles on the 28 October. Don’t miss it.

Winnie Truong Exhibition

The always awesome Winnie Truong has a new show opening at Mulherin New York on 5 October.



The next Typism conference is coming up soon. Check the site for details.

DiK Instagram Takeover

We’re happy to announce that Scott Listfield will be curating our first takeover of the Design is Kinky Instagram account this week. Go follow to check out Scott’s picks.

Brooklyn Whelan Exhibition

Brooklyn Whelan has a new show opening at China Heights in Sydney on 31 March (alongside Andrew Fairclough).

Far North

If you’re into waves or just love great film making check out the new movie Far North from bodyboard legend Ben Player. Full movie is available on iTunes.

Corey Arnold Exhibition

Photographer Corey Arnold has a new show, Aleutian Dreams, opening in two places soon. In Santa Monica, CA at Richard Heller Gallery (April 1 – May 6) and Portland, OR at Charles A. Hartman Fine Art (April 5 – May 27).

tDR™ A-Z / 10 to 1*

Ever wanted to own a piece of The Designers republic work, plus support a great cause in the process? Then check out the tDR A-Z 10—1* auction.

Andrew Fairclough Exhibition

Andrew Fairclough has a new show opening at China Heights in Sydney on 31 March.

May 1 Reboot

The 2017 edition of the May 1 Reboot has kicked off. Head on over and sign up and start designing up your new site.

A'Design Award & Competition

The A’ Design Awards & Competition winner will be announced in just over a month. As a supporter of the awards we’re very excited to see some winning entries.

A'Design Award & Competition

Did you get your entry in for the A’ Design Awards & Competition? Results will be announced, and some work shown on Design is Kinky, on April 15. Hope you win!

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