Exhibitions + Publications

Exhibitions

Sweet, T S, Barnard, M, and Jack, B, 'Tectonic Probes: Tremors From the Pacific Ring', Artefacts With Agency, Aalto University, Helsinki, Finland, 29 – 30 November 2017.

Sweet, T S & Sweet, K, 'Earthquake Bench', Shared Lines, Thistle Hall, Wellington, New Zealand, 18 - 22 October 2017.

Sweet, T S, 'Disaster Manual', Shared Lines, Thistle Hall, Wellington, New Zealand, 18 - 22 October 2017.

Sweet, T S, Barnard, M, and Jack, B, 'Tectonic Probes: Tremors From the Pacific Ring', Shared Lines, Thistle Hall, Wellington, New Zealand, 18 - 22 October 2017.

Sweet, T S, Barnard, M, and Jack, B, 'Disaster Manual: Resilience Through Objects', Arts Chiyoda 3331, Chiyoda, Tokyo, Japan, 17 - 26 February 2017.

Sweet, T S, Barnard, M, and Jack, B, 'Tectonic Probes', Space 853, Los Angeles, California, USA, 27 January – 3 February 2017.

Sweet, T S, ‘Seismic Cabinet’, Wholehouse Reuse, Canterbury Museum, Christchurch, New Zealand, 5 June - 23, August 2015.

Sweet, T S, and Sweet, K. ‘Tectonic Displacement’, CAAD Opus 6, Sharjah Art Museum, United Arab Emirates, 10 May – 12 June, 2014.

Sweet, T S, ‘Of Shelter’, CAAD Opus 5, Sharjah Art Museum, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, 1 May – 27 May, 2012.

Sweet, T S, ‘Mawtini (Seven Fragments of Home)’, Tashkeel Gallery, Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 13 March – 30 April, 2012.

Sweet, T S, ‘Tree House Triptych’, CAAD Opus 4, Sharjah Art Museum, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, 20 April – 16 May, 2010.

Sweet, T S, ‘Cupping Water’, Reflective Mirror, United Nations Headquarters, New York, New York, 22 February – 15 March, 2010.

Sweet, T S, ‘Stitched Map’, Here There And Elsewhere, Rewak Gallery, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, 12 March – 14 April, 2008.

Sweet, T S, ‘Surrounded’, Made Here, Cranbrook Museum Of Art, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, 1 June – 25 June, 2005.

Sweet, T S, ‘The Throne You Sit On’, Holy Sit, Contemporary Art Institute Of Detroit, Detroit, Michigan, 9 April – 5 May, 2005.

Sweet, T S, ‘Pods’, ComfortHer, Forum Gallery, Detroit, Michigan, 7 November – 18 December, 2005.

Sweet, T S, ‘Consolation’, The Red Door Gallery, Providence, Rhode Island, 13 December – 18 December, 2004.

Peer-Reviewed Journal Publications

Sweet T S (2018). 'Furniture Design for Disaster: A Case Study for Psychologically Resilient Objects', Journal of Interior Design. 43(1), Creative Scholarship issue. Wiley. doi:10.1111/joid.12110

Sweet T S & Caudwell C (2017). 'Resilient Design: Mitigating Trepidation About Environmental Disasters'. The Design Journal, 20(sup1), S1894-S1903.doi:10.1080/14606925.2017.1352707

Sweet T S (2013). 'Instilling An Awareness Of Phenomenology Through A Craft Centered Design Pedagogy', International Journal of Design Education, 6(2), pp. 31-39.

Conference Paper in Published Proceedings

Sweet T S (2017). 'Artefacts with agency: Fostering resilience through practice-led research'. In Art of Research VI: Catalyses, Interventions, Transformations. Aalto University, Helsinki, Finland.

Sweet T S, and Caudwell C (2017).'Resilient Design: Mitigating Trepidation About Environmental Disasters', 12th European Academy of Design Conference, Design For Next, Rome, Italy.

Sweet T S, and Caudwell C (2017). 'Designed Resilience For A Changing World', In Cumulus, Open Design For Everything, Hong Kong, China.

Sweet T S (2015). 'Earthquake Resilient Design'. In Helix: A Symposium on the New Zealand Design DNA Project. Wellington, New Zealand.

Sweet T S, 'Confronting Ubiquity: Cultivating Culturally Reflective Furniture Design', 29th Annual National Conference On The Beginning Design Student Proceedings, Actions: Making of Place, edited by Eric Oskey (Philadelphia, Temple University, 2014), pp. 509-518.

Sweet T S, 'Nurturing Cultural Identity In A Globalized Design Education', 28th Annual National Conference On The Beginning Design Student Proceedings, End of in the Beginning, edited by Jodi La Coe (Pennsylvania, March 2012), pp. 347-352.

Sweet T S and Sweet K, ‘Reintegrating Craftsmanship Into Digital Design Praxis’, DRS/Cumulus Conference Proceedings (Seoul, Korea 2009), pp. 75-81.

Sweet T S and Sweet K, ‘Advanced Praxis: Synthesizing Digital and Craft in Design’, Sigradi Conference Proceedings (Sao Paulo, Brazil 2009) pp. 67-72.

Invited Presentations

Sweet T S, 'Creative Resilience: Mitigating Anxiety Through Design', Shared Lines, Wellington City Gallery, Wellington, New Zealand, October, 2017.

Sweet T S, 'Design For Disaster: A Foray Into Speculative Furniture’, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI, USA, January, 2017.

Sweet T S, 'Countering Globalism: Cultivating Culturally Reflective Furniture Design’, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI, USA, April, 2013.

Sweet T S, 'Culturally Reflective Design: Strategies for the Development of Culture-Specific Products', Goucher College, Towson, MD, USA, April, 2013.

Sweet T S, ‘Conceptual Furniture Design’, Traffic Gallery, Dubai, UAE, May 2012.

Residencies

AIR 3331 Arts Chiyoda, Artist-In-Residence, Tokyo, Japan, February 2017