MAKE Award: Biennial Prize for Innovation in Australian Craft and Design is a national award for Australian designer/makers.
The winner of the MAKE Award will receive a cash prize of $35,000 with a second prize of $10,000, making it the richest non-acquisitive prize for craft and design in Australia.
The MAKE Award is open to designer/makers working across all related disciplines including ceramics, glass, furniture/woodwork, metalwork, textiles and fibre, and contemporary jewellery.
Entries are encouraged from designer/makers with a high level of skill either working with materials that are new to their practice, new or traditional materials, or working in new and innovative ways.
Entries open 8 March 2023 and close 9 June 2023
Finalists notified 11 August 2023
Exhibition dates 28 September – 22 November 2023
The MAKE Award is an initiative of the Australian Design Centre.