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Adam Cullen Exhibition

BY Sharon Mitchell | 24-Jan-2021

An exhibition showcasing the works of one of Australia's most colourful, collectible and controversial artists is showing in Fortitude Valley from February 1st. Adam Cullen remains one of Australia's most recognisable contemporary artists. Rising to prominence after winning the 2000 Archibald Prize his early passing in 2012 left its mark on the Australian art movement. Controversial from the start, Adam Cullen gained the moniker of an enfant terrible' after chaining a pig's head to his ankle during art school and wearing it for weeks as it deteriorated.

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Sue Beyer | Transformer

BY fortyfivedownstairs | 22-Jan-2021
Sue Beyer - Transformer

Using a multidisciplinary approach, Sue Beyer's visual art practice primarily examines place and space. Her current work is part of an ongoing investigation into the concept of liminal space (transformation and the in-between) through the lens of personal mythologies, postinternet and postdigital concerns, and Instruction Based art.

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I Got Bit By A Monkey Once

BY Encore PR | 21-Jan-2021
I Got Bit By A Monkey Once

Four true stories: a monkey; a bus trip; an arrest; and a mugging. How would you get out of getting mugged? Ever been propositioned for a road trip in a bus station bathroom? What's the wildest animal you have been bitten by? Ever been arrested? Matt has done a lot of dumb things and he knows you have too

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Grand Gesture by The People as part of Love Fest

BY La Mama Theatre | 20-Jan-2021
Grand Gesture by The People as part of Love Fest

Are you lonely? Unloved? In a long term relationship with your laptop? Watching too much TV? Do you prefer fantasy? Has that fantasy let you down? Do you miss real people? Do you hate real people? Do you feel subpar and ugly? Us too. Let us fill that void. Come and stare at us silently in the dark while we perform for you. Love us. Please love us. Please please please please love us Please.

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The Man Who Wrote Shakespeare

BY Billingbear Productions | 19-Jan-2021
The Man Who Wrote Shakespeare

One of the greatest mysteries of modern history is now solved! But how did The Man Who Wrote Shakespeare keep the secret of his authorship? And how did he manage to not only survive two years in the Tower of London, but also write Hamlet and other plays in the shadow of the executioner's axe? The trauma caused a radical shift in his writing, creating our greatest' writer.

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BY Luisa Goldstein | 14-Jan-2021

The decade marks a historic turn in art history for photography. No longer was traditional landscape and documentary photography the same. Photography shared the spotlight with painting.

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Covid-19 won't stop The 60 Four from returning to SA

BY The 60 Four | 12-Jan-2021
Covid-19 wont stop The 60 Four from returning to SA

The 60 Four is back with all of your favourite '60s hits, along with some brand new repertoire. Backed by a spectacular 9-piece band, The 60 Four will have you up and dancing in no time. Over two hours of music from all your favourite artists: The Four Seasons, The Beatles, Elvis Presley, The Beach Boys, The Supremes and Johnny O'Keefe. World-class harmonies. Slick choreography. Smart suits. One of the most entertaining shows this Fringe.

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Selby & Friends opens 2021 season with "Exotic Strudel"

BY Anne Christiansen | 12-Jan-2021
Selby and Friends opens 2021 season with Exotic Strudel

It's all about piano trios! Selby & Friends is thrilled to return to the live concert stage in 2021 to concert venues around Australia in 2021, opening its chamber music concert season in March with "Exotic Strudel". Touring to Sydney, Melbourne, Canberra, Adelaide, Southern Highlands and Turramurra, Artistic Director and pianist Kathryn Selby AM, violinist Natsuko Yoshimoto and cellist Julian Smiles will thrill and excite in this tour with music by Schubert, Shostakovich, Turina and Bloch in a fascinating glimpse of how 20th century composers took their cue from Schubert a century earlier.

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WANDERLUST noun [ U ] /ˈwɒn.də.lʌst/ was born out of a response to pandemic fueled travel restrictions

BY Kathryn Coller | 7-Jan-2021

Visiting far away places without restriction was something that twenty-first century travelers took for granted. In March 2020, that all changed as much of the world was thrust into lockdown. The luxury of travel is now something people dream or reminisce about. A Brisbane based artist, Kerri Gear can attest first hand that Covid-19 has had a big impact of the tourism industry, as her family's tourism business was affected by the sudden reduction of travelers. Wanderlust means "the wish to travel far away and to many different places". Kerri has created an exhibition of places to carry you away to another world.

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Alfred Freddy Krupa wins 1st World Award in Painting and Artist of the Year title at the 13th International InterArtia Art Festival

BY Yorgos Foudoulis Chief executive of The International Art Society & Academy | 5-Jan-2021

On the recently finished 13th consequent edition of the InterArtia Art Festival, a pioneer of the New Ink Art movement Alfred Freddy Krupa received outstanding distinctions and the Evaluation Committee unanimously awarded the artist the 1st World Award in Painting and the title of the Artist of the Year 2020.

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Daleside, an exhibition by Cyprien Clément-Delmas & Lindokuhle Sobekwa

BY Rubis Mécénat | 5-Jan-2021

As part of the PhotoSaintGermain festival, Rubis Mécénat presents Daleside, a commission to French photographer Cyprien Clément-Delmas and South African photographer, Magnum Photos Associate and Of Soul and Joy alumni Lindokuhle Sobekwa. The photographic commission documents Daleside, an Afrikaner suburb in the south-east of Johannesburg, South Africa.

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''RELIC'' Relic of San Gennaro

BY Raffaele Ciotola | 25-Dec-2020
Relic of San Gennaro

ART AND FAITH ''RELIC'' Work of art by Maestro Raffaele Ciotola. The HIV-positive artist Ciotola fills the relic of San Gennaro with his own blood.

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Creative Journaling Workshop

BY Australian Design Centre | 16-Dec-2020

Join designer and educator Melinda Young in a creative journaling workshop and learn how to make a start on your own creative journal.

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