Thomas Jackson’s Exhibition at The Tate

Get along to this groovy guy’s exhibition on the 7th May @ 6pm at The Tate Gallery
Check out his site

Thursday 17.04.2014 ·
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Typography Workshop with Gemma O’Brien & Wayne Thompson @ CATC

Gemma O’Brien and Wayne Thompson, together with the Australian Type Foundry are bringing you two fantastic workshops aimed at design professionals, students and anyone who wants to know more about handlettering and type anatomy. You can choose from any of the two days:
Saturday 5th July 2014 :: 10am–5pm :: HANDLETTERING
With an emphasis on doing rather than [...]

Monday 14.04.2014 ·
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Etsy’s passion for supporting Australian entrepreneurs

Selling products online is rapidly growing and is showing no signs of slowing down. There is so much competition out there and for most it can seem quite daunting, taking those first steps to sell your crafts to the world. I caught up with Jennie Smith, Seller Growth Specialist for Australia and New Zealand who [...]

Monday 07.04.2014 ·
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Peggy’s work is off to Spain!

We catch up with one of our Photography graduates, Peggy Pullen who entered the Julia Margaret Cameron Awards and to her surprise has been selected as a finalist! Two of her photographic prints from her series, Religious Undertones will be traveling all the way to Spain in September to be exhibited as part of the [...]

Monday 31.03.2014 ·
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TedXThe Rocks 12.04.14

Are you in need of inspiration and craving for some thought provoking conversation? The inaugural TedXTheRocks will make you RE-THINK – leadership, gaming, disability, community, education and even rabies and death are among the many diverse topics that will be presented with fresh thinking!
Event details:
Saturday, 12 April 2014 from 12:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Richard Wherrett [...]

Thursday 27.03.2014 ·
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Circoloco is happening on Anzac Day this year at Greenwood Hotel in North Sydney. See the triple headliner bill made up of Dixon, The Martinez Brothers and Prins Thomas.
Tickets are available from – be quick because it will sell out!
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Thursday 27.03.2014 ·
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BRAVO’s narrative workshop at CATC!

One of Think’s Design graduates is hosting his own writing workshop at CATC this coming Tuesday (1st April). Fresh off the back of his Australia ad Bravo will take the audience through the do’s and dont’s of writing narrative. Register now!
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Wednesday 26.03.2014 ·
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Cai Guo-Qiang at GOMA, Brisbane

CATC Gold Coast Graphics students enjoyed an inspirational excursion to Brisbane’s Gallery of Modern Art this week. Training it up from the Gold Coast to see the amazing exhibition by Contemporary Artist Cai Guo-Qiang: ‘Falling Back to Earth’.
The exhibition featured four installations, including a scene with 99 animal replicas, seen drinking from a watering hole [...]

Wednesday 26.03.2014 ·
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Life after graduating from CATC

Life after graduating from CATC?
Life after graduating has been good.  After such an intense (and awesome) year at CATC, it was understandable that the first few weeks after seemed a little flat. After a short break (where I didn’t pick up the camera once), I made a conscious effort to stay busy and to get [...]

Monday 24.03.2014 ·
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Bleach* Festival 7-23 March 2014

The popular and fast growing Gold Coast arts, music and beach culture Festival, Bleach* is back for 2014.

Wednesday 12.03.2014 ·
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