Craft Victoria, Melbourne

#41 of 45 in Museums in Melbourne
Art Museum · Hidden Gem · Art Gallery
Established in 1970 Craft is one of Victoria’s largest and oldest arts organisations dedicated to championing making and ideas driven practice through exhibitions, public programs, events and retail opportunities. Craft is a not for profit, membership based organisation that represents more contemporary craftspeople than any other organisation in Australia, and supports makers through every stage of their career.

Craft brings together a vibrant and sustainable contemporary craft and design community through events which represent and celebrate all craft practitioners and promotes excellence and innovation in contemporary craft.
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  • It amazes me that this place isn’t overrun with people but I know why. It’s a little more difficult to find but worth it. Which is so typically many Dickensian side lanes. If you...  more »
  • So often you buy something and then find it in another shop, or even another country. But at Craft Victoria you find high quality pieces of art made by Australia artisans: jewellery, fabric...  more »
  • Magnificent selection of trinkets and delights from local artisans. Created the overall effect of a gallery of goodies you can touch. Well displayed stock and knowledgeable staff. Ideal for gift giving, better souvenirs and supporting local artists. Only problem was the invasive smell from next door restaurant.
  • The new Craft Victoria shop has a good range of jewellery and some amazing vases, sculptural items and other craft items. Pros: great ambience and helpful staff. Cons: the lack of visible pricing especially with the displayed vases is a real pain.
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