MAKE IT MADE IT Conference
MAKE IT MADE IT Conference

Back for its fifth year, MAKE IT MADE IT Conference returns in support for the arts, making and design communities of Newcastle and Australia. Creative professionals travel from across the country and abroad to unite in sharing their direction, experience and passion for their craft.

Every year, MAKE IT MADE IT delivers a unique and enjoyable experience surrounding the conference.

Interact, network and converse with fellow artists over creative talks, exhibitions, discussions, masterclasses and live music at a closing after party you’ll never forget.

Join us on Saturday 13 July for an event that has proven to educate, excite and inspire to become a nationally recognised conference in Australia.

Early Bird Tickets are now on sale for a limited time.

INTRODUCING OUR SEVENTH SPEAKER

BLAK DOUGLAS

Born Adam Douglas Hill Blacktown (1970) Western Sydney to a Dhungatti Aboriginal Father & Irish / Scott caucasian Mother.

Originally trained in illustration & photography, observing a family of artisans, became self–practiced in painting with a style influenced by the study of Graphic Design & devoutly politicised per social justice. Works collected by AAMU (Utrecht), NGA, NMA, NMM, Town Hall Collection, Taipei Museum & Regional Councils.

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MEET, GREET, SHAKE, EMBRACE

CREATIVE TALKS

A day of inspiring presentations by national and international artists invited to share knowledge and unique processes behind their work to excite and entertain our audience.

GREAT COMMUNITY

Advancing from grassroots beginnings, MAKE IT MADE IT has proven that far more can be achieved with a strong and supportive community that continues to return each year.

EVENTS & EXHIBITIONS

Leading up to the conference, immerse yourself in one of the many exhibitions, discussions and events that connect with a wide audience of local and interstate creative professionals.

MORE WAYS TO CONNECT

Every event needs a celebration. The MAKE IT MADE IT after party is the best way to connect and unwind with visiting artists and a community that share common goals and interests.

Help us celebrate 5 years in support of the arts in Newcastle with reach across Australia and abroad.
Gain inside knowledge on your industry through creative talks, discussions and teachings. More importantly, shake hands, rub shoulders and enjoy a cold beer with your peers and creative industry leaders.

GENERAL
ADMISSION
TICKETS

- Tickets and ID must be presented to enter.
- Lunch service is allocated to all ticket holders.

DISCOUNT
STUDENT
TICKETS

- Tickets & Student ID must be presented to enter.
- Lunch service is allocated to all ticket holders.

MORE SPEAKERS, MAKER STALL APPLICATIONS, SIDE EVENTS AND WORKSHOPS ANNOUNCED EACH WEEK. SUBSCRIBE BELOW TO STAY UP TO DATE.