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A list of recommended articles that you might like

Well Made

Experience unparalleled access to South Australia’s best visual artists, craftspeople, designers and creative spaces. Explore Well Made today to find a special gift, commission one of the State’s finest or discover what’s happening across our creative industry.

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What would Australia look like if young people were given a greater say?

Amos Washington is the 2018 Australian Youth Representative to the United Nations. This year, he’s conducting a far-reaching Listening Tour of young people and relevant decision-makers across the country, collecting data during the consultations and [...]…
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Fête Magazine

I just wanted to give a heads up for the latest issue of Fête Magazine that has just come out in the last few days. Fête is consistently one of the best design/lifestyle magazines released not just in Australia, but in the world, and the design and photography is beautifully considered with each…
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Peter Drew Arts

“I like to exhibit my art on the street because public space is a great equaliser, and it’s also an ancient forum. When you address the public through the street you’re entering into a tradition that emphasises our fundamental freedom of expression, over the value of property...

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The Australian Graphic Design Association (AGDA) is the national organisation for professional graphic designers. It was founded in 1988 to facilitate the advancement of the graphic design profession in Australia.

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From Banking to Design—Olivier Adam, Shillington New York Graduate

Olivier Adam was enjoying a super successful banking career, but “all [the] perks couldn’t fill the emptiness [he] felt from not knowing why [he] was getting up in the morning.” He always loved design and creativity, so he quit his job and decided to study at Shillington. Read on…
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Based in Adelaide, we’re a creative bunch with a passion for brand management across the design, print and web platforms.

Visit argondesign.com.au/blog

EP67 with Jordan Stokes Design and Passion

In this episode, we spoke with Jordan Stokes, Design Director at Born and Raised. We spoke about Jord's extensive stint doing internships back in the UK (Flyn goes on a short rant) about this, before talking about his experiences at some amazing studios in the UK including The Case and Music, Ridi…
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Billy Blue Blog

In 1987, Billy Blue Creative decided to open a tiny design school to train people who would eventually work in the studio. A crowd of about four was expected. Sixty-six people enrolled and there was a long waiting list.
In essence, the school was created by industry for industry and we’ve been building on that concept ever since.

Visit billyblue.edu.au/blog

Monday Load of Links

I am crazy obsessed with the African wild cat, the caracal. maybe it’s because just like them, I am an agile and fierce predator – of design links that is! I slap down a few of my own below. Why are some people just more creative than others? I was kicked in the head by …Read More…
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(SYD) Semi Permanent 2018 (60% Off for Shillington Graduates)

Semi Permanent is a global creative and design thinking platform. Over 15 years, they’ve established a community of over 400,000 people and a network of over 800 speakers and artists. In the first lineup announcement, Godfrey Dadich, Tinker Hatfield (NIKE Air Jordan designer), Paula Scher (…
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The Type Directors Club Annual 38

One of my singular pleasures of the year is when I receive my Type Directors Club annual in the mail. I’ve been a member since 2010 – one of the benefits of memberships of course is that you receive the beautiful Type Directors Annual each year, which, in my humble opinion, is the best c…
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