Science Gallery Melbourne is inviting proposals for projects to be included in our 2024 show ‘Not Natural’. Through installations, performances, events and workshops, this exhibition will explore the friction between cultural perceptions of nature and the implications of creating synthetic forms of life. Advances in synthetic biology have opened a plethora of possibility and a pandoras box of ethical dilemmas. We’ve stepped into a new era, where the tools of genetic engineering and biotechnology allow us to gene-edit, splice and de-extinct almost anything biological. We get to design new life-forms and modify existing ones. But are we redesigning evolution or is evolution re-designing us? And just because we can, should we?


OPEN CALL FOR art, fashion and design creatives


15-19 DECEMBER ’22



HAZE BAZAAR is a NEW contemporary art, fashion and design festival and platform, that presents small businesses and individuals that sell products and limited edition pieces. The 2022 Winter Edition will provide a platform for purchasing directly from a creator focusing on personal communication and visual and tactical exchange.  The art fair features paintings, sculptures, photography art, clothing, design objects, books, vintage, jewelry etc.


Biodesign Sprint 2022

Mars Wrigley and Biodesign Challenge are partnering on a month-long design exploration that asks for new ways to foster the physical, emotional, and social wellbeing of people with food systems that also support the health of the environment. 

Students, professionals, hobbyists, and enthusiasts from across the globe are invited to envision and create food and agricultural products and processes that help create a future where everyone can thrive. Participants have the chance to collaborate with Mars and sustain ongoing mentorship from leaders within Mars.

International Design Contest "MUSIC WITH ART"

AMADEUS Festival Vienna announces the first International Design Competition 2023 with the aim of giving visibility and promoting new emerging artistic talents in visual arts and graphic design. This initiative, framed within the communication strategy of the Festival itself, aims to become a platform to recognize and reward the works of artists who, interested in the world of classical music, help us project and spread the image of the Festival internationally.

Design the toilets of Teatr Wielki - Polish National Opera in Warsaw

Design the toilets of Teatr Wielki - Polish National Opera in Warsaw

The Tubądzin Design Awards (TDA), organized by the Tubądzin Group since 2015, is a competition for architects, designers, and students from all over the world.

Within the CultureFORM category, Tubądzin, together with competition partner Teatr Wielki - Polish National Opera in Warsaw, opened up an additional special design assignment for architects - 'Design the toilets of the Grand Theatre of the National Opera in Warsaw'.

The challenge is to prepare a concept for the toilets located in the theatre spaces, separately for women's and men's toilets, including those for people with disabilities.

BUBBLEGUM X Daily Paper: fashion open call | intern at Daily Paper

BUBBLEGUM X is an initiative by Bubblegum Club and The Bubblegum Foundation aimed at advancing Africa’s ever growing cultural influence in global creative scenes.

This, as a means of leveraging and transforming this expanding cultural and artistic influence into developing sustainable creative industries on the African continent, and fostering creative businesses that operate beyond our continental borders.

Each year the Bubblegum Foundation will use its resources to realise initiatives that support and develop creatives across Africa. The first of these being an annual International exchange programme for creatives from the continent.


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