Future Factor

What drives the desire for the new? Will the handmade have an emotive place in the 21st Century? What is the role of technology in the creation of the new?

Future Factor highlights ideas for the future by investigating the impact of new technologies on craft and design practise. It explores inventions and aesthetics, materials and objects, new processes and technologies of the future.

Future Factor presents 11 Australian designers concerned with the application of new technologies in the creation of their work. Managed by Craft Queensland. Kylie Bickle, Tom Annear, Pearl Rasmussen, Luis Nheu, Marc Harrison, Rina Berna BEI & Ruth McDermott, Gilbert Riedelbauch, Peter Prasil, Elizabeth Kelly, Sheridan Kennedy.