We are excited to announce that applications are now open for 'Australia's Next Top Designer', as a part of Design Show Australia 2022 at the ICC in Sydney in October.

Design Show Australia is the premier exhibition for architecture and design, and the largest annual gathering of interior designers, architects, developers, builders, retailers and design-savvy consumers, endorsed by all the major design industry bodies.

As a part of Design Show Australia, Australia’s Next Top Designer, shines a spotlight on those leading the next generation of design. This competition is a platform to generate maximum exposure for new designers, while celebrating sustainable and innovative design. Tactile Arts will be representing Top End artists at this incredible event, with all successful finalists selected by Design Show Australia.

Open to early stage and emerging designers with less than five years of practice, finalists will have a space within the Tactile Arts showcase area of Design Show Australia to display their product/series; they'll enjoy free access to the event, speaker series and award ceremony and of course have an opportunity to be named Australia's Next Top Designer!

For more information and to submit an application please follow the link below.

Please note that all applicants must be current members of Tactile Arts to participate in this event.

Applications close on Sunday, 12 June.

Design Show Australia
When: 20-22 October, 2022
Where: Sydney International Convention Centre