Craft Victoria has moved into new premises, located off Watson Place in the Melbourne CBD. The new home of Craft Victoria includes a purpose-built exhibition gallery, retail centre, offices and storage across 300sqm and has been designed by architect Karen Abernethy. Craft Victoria CEO, Melissa King, sees the new space was the start of new era for Craft Victoria, “Our new bespoke home gives us the incredible opportunity to celebrate the work of even more of our members. The space is very flexible and provides multiple exhibition areas and integrates our retail and exhibition arms.”
Image: Craft Victoria, Watson Place, Melbourne, interior designed by Karen Abernethy Architects, counter oxidised steel by Sean Godsell Architects. Photograph by Tatjana Plitt.
The Public Galleries Association of Victoria (PGAV) acknowledges the Wurundjeri Woi-Wurrung people of the Kulin Nation as the Traditional Owners of the lands where our office is located, and all Traditional Owners of country throughout Victoria and Australia. We recognise Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples enduring traditions and continuing creative cultures. We pay our respect to Elders past, present and emerging.