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Out of hand

August 12, 2016

Principal Curator Matthew Connell explores some of the origins and inspirations behind 3D manufacturing.

Wearing William Street

August 12, 2016

A collaboration between photographer David Mist and fashion designer Sally Smith results in a beautiful silk dress.

Who made your clothes?

February 2, 2016

Who made those cheap school uniforms? Katie Winten digs into the #whomadeyourclothes campaign.

The Maralinga Souvenir Clock

January 19, 2016

A souvenir in the MAAS collection leads curator, Peter Cox, into a dark episode of Australian history.

Babbage archive discovery

December 17, 2015

A piece of punched paper found in the MAAS collection provides insights into scholar and inventor Charles Babbage.