Curator Lydia Yee describes collecting traditionally by being amassed with the objective of building and transmitting knowledge. the collector provides a malleable vessel for transporting these desired items.
Textile designer Daisy Watt reflects on her desires for minimal consumption whilst succumbing to the temptation of curiosity she identifies in collecting found objects. Entirely handcrafted thread by thread her works are solely completed by Daisy herself on her loom out of her Brunswick studio.
As individuals, we decide the value of an object.