Graphic Identities: Panel + Workshop + Powerhouse Late


Graphic Identities of Australian Design Panel Discussion

Powerhouse Museum

19 February, 3–4pm – $24.95

Powerhouse exhibition Graphic Identities highlights ground-breaking Australian design archives featuring work from celebrated 20th century designers.

Hear from contemporary creative directors from strategic brand, design and digital studios discussing Australia’s design history and reflecting on their own contribution to the local industry – in the context of globalisation and networked communication technologies.

Speakers: Dominic Hofstede, Melissa Baillache, James Duru, Olivia Chen and Powerhouse Senior Curator Keinton Butler.


Graphic Identities: Riso Printing Workshop

Powerhouse Museum

19 February 2022, 10am–12pm and 1pm–3pm
Adult – $25
Concession and Child – $20

This workshop will explore analogue approaches to graphic design and visual communication through risograph printing –– a unique and environmentally friendly stencil printing technique.


Powerhouse Late: Graphic Identities

Powerhouse Museum
17 February 2022, from 5pm

Dominic Hofstede of Re:collection and Mucho, will deliver an informal talk, responding to the archives that inspired the Graphic Identities exhibition, as part of the launch of the Graphic Identities publication. Join a risograph printing drop-in session and see a screening of Helvetica (2007).



Image: 1. supplied by Studio ChenChen 2. supplied by The Rizzeria 3. Contemporary Art Society catalogues designed by Alistair Morrison, 1963. Powerhouse Collection.