Interact in hard copy
Craft Australia has produced a hardcopy publication that presents the original articles published on the Interact web site, key discussion points from the forums and Craft Australia's introduction to the Interact project.
This free publication is an essential resource for educators, craftspeople, institutions and anyone interested in contemporary craft practice.
Interact in hard copy is a free publication and is available from Craft Australia.
Welcome to Interact: Contemporary craft in a digital future, a Craft Australia online forum. Interact commenced in June 2004 and has generated interesting discussion on a wide range of topics. It has become a useful communication point and resource on Australian contemporary craft.
Craft Australia will keep Interact online to serve as a research resource for craftspeople, professionals working in contemporary craft, collectors, students and craft audiences.
Visit the Interact discussion papers to access the eight articles written by craftspeople and writers that address topical issues for contemporary crafts practice. Each paper is connected to a forum where you can read contributions on the issues raised in the paper and add your own comments.
A summary of the range of discussions to date presents an engaging range of views. Some examples include:
Interact into the future
Interact remains active to continue the discussions and contribute new thoughts, opinions and questions. In this online format Interact functions as an:
Information and research resource
Interact links page
Meet the writers
Writers in each State and Territory started the conversations by providing articles that raised issues for you to respond to, and discuss with other forum participants. Meet the writers