A'Design Award & Competition

Design is Kinky is happy to be a supporter of the A’Design Award & Competition. We’ll be posting a series of work and info about the awards over the next month or two. To kick off check out last years top winners in the Graphics and Visual Communication section.

Merry Christmas!

Design is Kinky would like to wish everyone a safe and happy Xmas and New Years break. We have some exciting things coming up in 2017 that we’re looking forward to sharing with you all. See you next year!

Aron Wiesenfeld

We’ve been fans of Aron Wiesenfeld’s work for a while now and are pleased to let you know that his next show opens at Jonathan Levine Gallery in New York on 19 November.


Comp is a cool Kickstarter campaign to fund a new composition notebook. Go help it get funded.

Paul White

Design is Kinky favourite, Paul White, has a new show opening up at Scott Livesey Galleries in Melbourne on 22 October. Don’t miss it.

Polygon Project

The Polygon Project is an exhibition in Hobart, Tasmania of work by 30 talented female artists to support White Ribbon anti-domestic violence charity. It opens on 4 November and runs to 13 November at Salamanca Arts Centre.

Web Directions Conference

Our friends at Web Directions have their Direction event coming up on 10-11 November in Sydney. It’s two days of talks from the world’s leading minds at the intersection of design and technology. They’ve got some great speakers and have given Design is Kinky viewers a discount code to use that will reduce the price to $999 for the two days. Enter the code – designiskinky – to receive the discount.

Tiffany Bozic

Design is Kinky friend and favourite, Tiffany Bozic, is releasing a new print on Thursday. Don’t miss out.


UNA, or Use New Art, is an artist agency and consultancy in Melbourne that has a lineup of talented artists.

Jeff Gillette Exhibition

‘Dismayland’ artist Jeff Gillette has a show coming up at Lawrence Alkin Gallery in London on 24 June.

The Other Art Fair

The Other Art Fair is coming up in Sydney in October. They currently have an artist call for entry happening so if you’re an artist keen to be a part of the fair go submit.

May 1st reboot

Design is Kinky was proud to support the awesome May 1st Reboot, which, as the date suggests, happened over the last few days. It saw over 3,000 launched and re-launched websites join the project. very cool. Check the site for a Showcase of the rebooted projects and don’t miss it next year!

Futago Job

Looking for a job? One of Tasmanias best creative agencies, Futago, has a couple positions available at their Hobart studio. Visit the link for details.

Pixel Awards Winners

The winners of the Pixel Awards have been announced. Some very stylish and creative web development in there so check them out and don’t forget to enter your own work next year.

May 1st Reboot

Design is Kinky is proud to be a media partner of the awesome May 1st Reboot. We remember the first Reboot 16 odd years ago, which makes us feel old, very old. Check the site for details and get rebooting!

Kick Start Smart

The gang at Collective Hub have put together a great lineup for their upcoming Kick Start Smart event in Sydney on 8 April. If you have a creative business idea, and need advice, this event will get you on the right track. Real-world advice from experts.

A Study of Darkness Exhibition

A Study of Darkness – a group show opening this week (18 March) at Backwoods gallery in Melbourne. Great group of artists so check it out if you can.

Decks for Change

The awesome Decks for Change exhibition and auction arrives in Launceston, Tasmania on 4 March. If you’re in the region get down and check the show out.

Mark Powell

The king of biros, London based artist Mark Powell, has a new show opening at Hang-Up Gallery on 4 March.

Yok & Sheryo Exhibition

Street art duo Yok & Sheryo have a new show up in Brooklyn at Masters Project. Check it out if you’re near.

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