Behind the Scenes of the 2023 Visionary Awards

Winners, judges, special guests and the T Australia team gathered at the Art Gallery of NSW for the inaugural Visionary Awards.

Article by T Australia

Step inside the 2023 Visionary Awards, presented by Polestar in collaboration with T Australia.

On the evening of October 11, T Australia’s editor in chief, Katarina Kroslakova and Polestar Australia’s managing director, Samantha Johnson, welcomed guests at MOD. Dining by Clayton Wells inside the Art Gallery of NSW to celebrate the inaugural Visionary Awards.

Turning the spotlight towards the local disruptors who use their talent and creativity to inspire social and environmental change, the peer-nominated awards recognised winners across eight categories including Arts, Food and Drinks, Travel, Design and Architecture, Fashion, Technology and Beauty. Florist-turned-zero-waste-activist Joost Bakker took home the highly coveted 2023 Disruptor of the Year award at the ceremony hosted by comedian, presenter, and design enthusiast Tim Ross.