Close up bee. Image: Zan Wimberley

Powerhouse Late x Vivid Ideas: Natural Wonder

Powerhouse Late
8 June 2023, 5–9pm Powerhouse Ultimo Book Tickets

See nature in a whole new light on this fascinating night about how our most innovative artists, designers and architects take inspiration from its many wonders.

Curated by Liane Rossler, artist, designer, founder of Superlocalstudio and co-founder of Dinosaur Designs, expect thought-provoking talks, practical workshops, inspiring installations and powerful music. Exploring the intersections of nature, design, art and architecture, this Late is for curious minds who are fascinated by nature’s creativity, discussed in a series of lively talks by leading innovators who take inspiration from nature.



6pm A brief history of honeybees, beekeeping and beehives in visual art and design by Honey Fingers
7pm Design led approaches to urban eco-literacy with Zoe Sadokierski



7.30pm Chordata Live



5–9pm Flora illustration collaborative workshop and demonstration by Neva Hosking
5–9pm Flora embroidery with Cath Derksema
5–9pm Paper flora making with Benja Harney



5–9pm Honey Fingers installation by Nic Dowse
5–9pm Cactus sculptures by Tully Arnot
5–9pm Flower garland wayfinding installation
5–9pm Plant mobile installation by Tully Arnot
5–9pm Floral arrangements by Aleksandra Keast



5–9pm Happiness by Grant Stevens



5–9pm DJ



5–9pm Bar by Grifter


FREE event as part of Powerhouse Late. Registrations recommended.

Find accessibility information here or contact Bookings for access support on (02) 9217 0222 or via email


All AgesFree$0Registration recommended
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