Category Archives: re:vision

20 Jul

on finding inspiration

Inspiration can be a slippery thing, one minute you’ve got a real handle on what inspires you, the next it all seems to get a bit fuzzy and other concerns seem to get in the way of what can enthuse us and really make us achieve and feel connected with purpose. Recently I had the

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02 Jul

on the value of professionals

We seem to live in the age of the gifted amateur, Masterchef and the Voice and home renovation shows all share the same idea, that almost anyone can become truly fabulous at anything if they try hard enough and there’s an awful lot to like about that idea. Hard work and commitment will definitely get

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15 Apr

reart

RE:VISION MEETS REART Just announced : Our photographer, jeweller and resident camera nerd Craig Arnold, once again takes his creative skills from day to night, with his re:vision camera lens cuffs selected for the International Upcycling Exhibition Reart, opening 22 April 2015 at M2 Gallery, 450 Elizabeth Street, Surry Hills NSW. If you’re in Sydney,

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14 Oct

lasting change

While the dominant economic theory of our consumer culture is all about maximizing growth (and profits), there are more and more voices wondering if this capitalist model is worth while. From a business perspective, growth and profits at all cost frequently ends up being a way to lose customers, not to mention its a pretty

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20 Jun

small reflections

There’s an old photography quote ‘the best camera is the one you have with you’. Meaning you can have the latest and greatest megapixel gadget but if you leave it home its not going to do much for your image making. This has never been more true, as the vast majority of images that people

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02 Jun

MAD exhibition pieces

Today at re:vision we thought we’d supply a little more information about our jewellery pieces currently featured at the Museum of Arts and Design in New York, in the ‘Multiple Exposures’ exhibition. The first pieces are three abstract ‘corrosion’ brooches, featuring original photographic images of weathered and corroded subjects, sublimated onto brushed steel. The second

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16 May

MAD for New York

Today’s post is coming from New York where revision’s Craig arnold and Jodie Smith have just attended the opening of the ‘Multiple Exposures’ exhibition at the Museum of Art and Design. Six pieces of re:vision jewellery have been selected along side the work of 79 other artists from over 20 countries, in this unique exhibition

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29 Apr

the golden age of theft?

Its an unfortunate side effect of the internet that people can now steal other peoples ideas or work quite easily. And it can at times be a grey area between drawing inspiration and just plain plagiarism. This presents a number of problems for creative people- should you post your favorite images or designs online? Should

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01 Apr

Behind the scenes at Bowerbird

A must see of the Adelaide design scene is the Bowerbird Bazaar craft market. Held twice a year at the iconic Adelaide showgrounds, Bowerbird brings together a fantastic mix of handmade goods, homegrown talent and downright inspirational design. Together with the very talented Jess Wallace, we’ve just finished shooting a video that gives an insight

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