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  • Vale Roger Gillespie

    In a shocking start to the year, the APDG is saddened to hear of the passing of Australian Model Maker – Roger Gillespie. Some of Rogers many friends have written tributes to him on Facebook pages. Remembering Roger Gillespie – a loving family man who brought talent and generosity to the film industry. Posted by Australian Production Design…
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    I am thrilled to be back wrestling with all that curating the Australian exhibition of the Prague Quadrennial of Performance Space and Design (PQ) entails and have just been in Prague for the Porous Borders Symposium to kick start the preparations. With less than two years until the big event the symposium brought together curators,…
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  • Not “Just A Designer” – ARTICLE by Kim Carpenter AM APDG

    As theatre designers we have to tell the world what we do and how we do it. Most theatregoers – let alone the wider general public – don’t know, and it is not essential they do. What is paramount is they want to go to see theatre and hopefully have a memorable experience. We should…
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