The Hands That Touch The Timber


Discover the inherent beauty and tactility of one of the world’s most unique, beautiful, and renewable resources—timber—in the immersive exhibition ‘Touchwood: The Hands That Touch the Timber’.

Featuring works inspired by timber from Ross Didier, Edward Linacre, Shannon McGrath, Drew Abrahamson, Bolaji Teniola, Hayley Curnow, Rochelle Morris and Tanya Hillman.

Feel the captivating journey of timber from seed to final form. Engage with the amazing memories it holds, and the intersection of beauty, tactility and sustainability. Discover whose hands have touched the timber and explore their relationship and experience with this essential resource, unveiling its evolving presence and consumption in our world.

Tongue & Groove Richmond Showroom
306 Swan Street, Richmond

23/05 – 01/06
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Join the makers, who are the ‘hands that touch the timber’ across two Q&A sessions during Melbourne Design Week. Learn more about the evolution of timber as a resource and grow your apprecaition of each uniquely crafted forms on display.

Saturday 25th May & Saturday 1st June
1pm – 3pm
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