2013 Exhibition Calendar
Please join us on opening night for each of our exhibitions.
Doors generally open at 5.30pm, unless otherwise noted on the invitation.
(Exhibition details may be subject to change)

22 Feb to 10 March
Making It
Tutors & Students Exhibition

14 March to 31 March
Marebu and Mukuy:  Pandanus Fibre, Culture & Design
Babbarra Designs  &  Djilpin Arts

5 April to 21 April

 Members’ Exhibition

17 May to 2 June
Eric Nunn (jewellery) and Lillian Smith (textiles)

7 June to 23 June
Sandra Kendell
New Artworks & Book Launch

28 June to 14 July
Current:  Members’ Exhibition
Sponsored by PowerWater

19 July to 4 Aug
Madhatters’ Teaparty
Group exhibition featuring work by Kate Bussey, Mel Macklin, Andrea McKey and Marita Albers

9 Aug to 1 Sept
Joonba:  Performance and Ceremonial Artefacts from Kimberley Aboriginal Artists (title TBC)
Part of the Darwin Festival 2013. Non-commercial group show featuring ceremonial artefacts, video installation and live performances from Mankaja Arts, Mowanjum Arts, Waringarri Aboriginal Artists and Warmun Art.

6 Sept to 22 Sept
Impressions of Bali
Group ceramics exhibition - Kate Bussey, Gerald Clapham,  Cecily Willis

27 Sept to 13 Oct
Marnie Jay Sharpe:  Artist in Residence Exhibition 
Works created during her tactileARTS Residency

18 Oct to 3 Nov
Off With Their Heads:  Adventures in a Glass Wonderland
Group exhibition curated by Darwin glass artist, Elizabeth Close.

8 Nov to 14 Dec
Supernatural (TBC)
Members’ Exhibition

2012 Exhibitions
 Mar 16 - April 1
Tutors and Students
An exhibition designed to promote the many and various workshops held here at Territory Craft. These include postcards, beads, pendants and lampshades in glass. Silver smithing, textile dying and printing, ceramics, wheel throwing, shoemaking, mosaics and fibre sculpture.

Apr 5 - April 9
Carole Phayer
A fashion parade will open this exhibition of felted hand made items and other wearable art. Open over Easter only.

Apr 13 - April 29
Barlib Aboriginal Arts and Craft
This organisation operates from Katherine but wish to display their handcrafts at an exhibition in Darwin. Items will include traditional and contemporary paintings, jewellery from native materials. Also carved timber bowls and weapons, didgeridoos and clapsticks, mosaic pieces.

May 4 - May 20
Members' Exhibition - Outside the Square
Outside the Square invitation 

May 25 - June 10
Ingrid Gersmanis, Karen Roberts and Marita Albers
A variety of different works from three Darwin artists. Sculptural pieces, paintings, mosaics and jewellery. Many will use recycled elements and all will have a water theme.
Unique invitation

June 15 - July 1
Feed the Soul with Love
Gerald Clapham and Kate Bussey
Traditional and contemporary ceramic pieces, some functional and some for display and artistic purposes. A variety of clay and glaze techniques will be displayed.

Feed the Soul with Love

July 6 - July 22
Members' Exhibition
An exhibition open to all Territory craft members, this time focusing our attention on ceramics, textiles, fibre and mixed media.
Outside the Square II invitation

July 26 to Aug 12
Catherine Buckley, Sarah Body and Jo Bruce
this exhibition will include paintings, ceramic sculptural pieces, ceramic tables, welded pieces and woven fibre baskets and creatures.
The Dog Show invitation

Aug 17 - Sep 2
Bima Wear
This exhibition is designed to coincide with the Telstra Art Award and the Aboriginal Art Fair and will feature work from an Aboriginal community in the Northern Territory. To be finalised.

Sep 7 - Sep 23
Artist in Residence  2012
This exhibition is the culmination of work made on the premises by our 2012 Artist in Residence, Sandra Lancaster
tropica mutata invitation

Sep 28 - Oct 14
The Kings Fish - a group exhibition telling a decidedly fishy tale

Oct 19 - Nov 4
Amorphous - an exhibition of contemporary studio glass by Northern Territory Members of Ausglass, The Association of Australian Glass Artists
Amorphous invitation
To be opened by the Darwin Lord Mayor, Katrina Fong Lim

Nov 16 - Dec 2
Members' Christmas Exhibition
Many attractive items made by our members combine in this large and popular exhibition.
A variety of objects in all mediums - silver, ceramics, mosaic, fibre, fabric and glass.

Past Exhibitions


The Pleasures that Shape us.


Meadows, Desert, Beaches
Tiwi Fabrics
Dawn Chorus with the Birds
Collect and Cut

Being Here
Take Away
Out of Context

Ground Down