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8th edition of the MINA's International Mobile Innovation Screening

BY MINA | 14-Feb-2018
In its 8th edition MINA, the Mobile Innovation Network and Association, will present a public screening of smartphone, mobile and pocket films in Melbourne, Australia and at Ngā Tonga Sound and Vision (New Zealand Archive of Film, Television and Sound) in Wellington, New Zealand.

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Judges announced for the John Fries Award 2018

BY morey media | 06-Feb-2018
The Copyright Agency today announces its esteemed judging panel for the 9th Annual John Fries Award 2018, for which the call for entries is now open.

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Fantastic Fine Findings For Fossicking Collectors on February 5th

BY Amanda Addams Auctions | 30-Jan-2018
What can we say but have worked extremely well throughout January to find you stunning and rare offerings in next weeks auction

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KIDS Drama Classes in CLIFTON HILL. Run by highly established drama school.

BY Drama With A Difference | 22-Jan-2018
Clifton Hill- Saturday morning drama classes for kids aged between 7 and 12. Run by Drama With A Difference- one of Australia's leading, independent drama schools and the launching pad of many successful actors, most of whom began with us when they were young. Ideal for the budding young actor, but we are equally committed to providing classes for children for recreational purposes- Drama is a wonderful self-esteem tool for all kids, regardless of what they think they want to become in their futures! We provide a safe environment for all children to access their innate creativity and no experience is required.

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KIDS' DRAMA CLASSES - KEW - Run by highly established drama school.

BY Drama With A Difference | 22-Jan-2018
KEW- After school drama classes for kids aged between 7 and 12. Taught by one of Australia's leading, independent drama schools. We have successfully operated for over twenty years, and are the launching pad of many successful actors- most of whom began with us as youngsters. We are also committed to offering classes to children who want to join for recreational reasons- Drama is great for overcoming shyness, increasing self-esteem, learning to speak in front of a group, making new friends, or just having fun!

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CLIFTON HILL- Acting classes for secondary school aged students (12-17) by established schoool

BY Drama With A Difference | 22-Jan-2018
CLIFTON HILL drama classes for young people aged between 12 and 17. Run by one of Australia's most established drama schools, which has successfully operated for over twenty years. We are also the launching pad of many successful actors, who began with us as teenagers. Ideal for aspiring actors, as well as those looking for recreational drama classes.

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2013 MELBOURNE FRINGE FESTIVAL 18 SEPT - 6 OCT - Registration is now open!

BY ART NEWS PORTAL | 06-May-2013
Artists wishing to register work for presentation in the 2013 Melbourne Fringe Festival can do so now at the 2013 Registration Site. General artist registration runs from Friday 3 May until Friday 24 May

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Gasworks Arts Park - Frankenstein

BY Gasworks Arts Park | 06-May-2013
We're are very proud to launch the second instalment of our Moving Parts program for 2013, Frankenstein. Running from 28 to 29 May, Mary Shelley's classic tale of Frankenstein is re-imagined in this spine-tingling new version – not for the faint hearted.

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Al Slavik - Years - Release on iTunes

BY Al Slavik | 06-May-2013
It gives me great pleasure to announce that Years is now released and available on iTunes

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#Instalove | CALL FOR ARTISTS

BY The Archetype Gallery | 03-May-2013
Instagram has cultivated a whole new generation of photographers, and we want to give the opportunity for enthusiasts to exhibit their work at our art galleries. If you feel like you have created something amazing with Instagram or any other photo filter platform, then you probably have! Send in your photos and we will print, curate, and exhibit them! Submission deadline 28 May 2013.

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Ali McGregor's Alchemy

BY MGM Publicity | 03-May-2013
An entertaining and engaging showcase of one of Australia’s finest talents.

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Drift

BY ART NEWS PORTAL | 03-May-2013
Based on true events, Drift is a story set on Australia's spectacular and rugged coastline in the early 1970s. It begins in a remote coastal town with the two Kelly brothers, who spend their youth searching for the perfect wave. Out of necessity the family launch a backyard surf business; re‐thinking board design, crafting homemade wetsuits and selling their new surf gear out of their van. Battling killer waves, small town conservatism and hard-core criminals, the brothers persevere, daring to dream of a world where they can surf to live and live to surf. A story of passion and corruption, deadly addictions and fractured relationships, Drift tells a tale of courage and the will to survive at all odds.

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VHX Presents: Gamer films worth watching

BY VHX | 03-May-2013
MINECRAFT: THE STORY OF MOJANG is much bigger than the sum of its cubes. This film follows the independent designers whose small video game exploded on the digital scene, inspiring fans to build anything and everything.

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Stockroom Opening: Sat 11 May

BY Stockroom | 03-May-2013
May sees the launch of two distinctly different shows in a continued celebration of the diversity of Australian artistic talents. OPENING SATURDAY 11 MAY FROM 4:30 PM. 11 May - 02 June 2013

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NSW Premier's Multicultural Award for Arts and Culture

BY Art Atrium | 03-May-2013
Simon Chan, Director of Art Atrium, has won the NSW Premier’s Multicultural Award for Arts and Culture after nomination by Australian Chinese Community Association. The award was presented by The Hon Barry O’Farrell and Victor Dominello MP at the Parliament House. The award is in recognition of the achievements of an individual who has enhanced the cultural and artistic life of New South Wales through the promotion of cultural understanding, information exchange and artistic endeavours within or between communities of different cultural and/or linguistic backgrounds. The judging panel was made up of Australian fashion designer, Carla Zampatti AC, former cricket administrator, Dr. Harry Harinath, and Stepan Kerkyasharian AM, Chair of Community Relations Commission of NSW.

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PETER JAMES SMITH at FLINDERS LANE GALLERY

BY Flinders Lane Gallery | 01-May-2013
Peter James Smith addresses the role images play in the formation of memory and identity, both individually and collectively. His new body of work, Under South, explores the point of impact between the sea and land, depicting decaying shorelines stretching from Port Phillip Bay, across the islands of the Southern Ocean, to as far as the Antarctic. Smith has focussed on landscape where historical events have taken place, the memories of which are fragile and at risk of decaying along with the shorelines, as descriptive historical texts disappear.

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Pamela Irving - Free Floor Talk - 'Hotdogs and Cool Pussies'

BY Acme etal | 01-May-2013
Join Pamela for a fascinating discussion of her life and work as an artist and get an insight into how the whimsical and wonderful creatures in her current exhibition 'Hot Dogs and Cool Pussies' came to be.

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'Metamorphosis' - Ha-Ha

BY Dark Horse Experiment | 01-May-2013
Metamorphosis is an exploration into the archetypes of the human psyche. As humans, we create the archetypes that exist amongst us as individuals, and as a part of a couple, a family, a tribe or a nation. Here HA-HA investigates these archetypes by means of stencil: fusing portraits of people together to find a link or connection between couples, or by fusing man with machine and beast. The viewer is presented and faced with questions about the archetypes within Relationships, Transhumanism & the Beast Man.

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Kati Thanda - Green Desert

BY Burrinja | 01-May-2013
Aerial Photography Exhibition of Lake Eyre by Peter Elfes. This multimedia exhibition is a journey through time into the ancient world of Australia’s desert interior, featuring low level aerial images by award winning photographer Peter Elfes. Peter has spent the last four years documenting the beauty of this rare climatic event, the flooding of Lake Eyre, Kati Thanda, in Arabunna country in South Australia. Peter's photographs were shown at Sydney's Customs House in 2012 to great acclaim. This exhibition with new images is coming to Victoria to Burrinja exclusively.

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Goodbye Jamie Boyd

BY Buzz Dance Theatre | 01-May-2013
Anna’s brother Jamie is her best friend, confidant and mentor. Together they do things like jump off cliffs or lie on their backs to watch the night sky, secure in their relationship. However when Jamie becomes jealous and controlling Anna realizes she must seek help. What follows is a revelation to all, especially to Anna. A powerful examination of family, friends and self-knowledge, Goodbye Jamie Boyd is a multi-artform show with relevance to all teenagers and the wider community.

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"BOHEMIAN WAHINE"

BY Tania Wursig | 01-May-2013
Gallery Aloft launches the first range of home wares designed by Sydney artist Tania Wursig. These limited edition cushions and wall hangings are completely eco friendly printed on 100% organic hemp using environmentally friendly water based inks and the inserts are made form recycled plastic drink bottles. 100% made in Australia, so no carbon footprint......Live in luxury with a clear conscience!

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GUY PEARCE to appear at Courthouse ARTS for a One-Night-Only gig with musical translator Tim Neal and emerging artist Tessa Reed!

BY Chelsea Hatherall | 01-May-2013
Guy grew up in Geelong and has generated an amazing career that includes leading roles in The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert (1994) L.A. Confidential (1997), Memento (2000), The Proposition (2005), The Hurt Locker (2008), The King's Speech (2010) and the HBO mini-series, Mildred Pierce (2011). He is an exceptional talent. Next to acting, Guy has had a life-long passion for music and song writing and he is coming to Courthouse ARTS to explore this passion as part of our intimate concert series: A Conversation in the Key Of…

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Design Drinks - 8 May 2013

BY design100 | 01-May-2013
Join us at Design Drinks at the Mountain Goat Brewery in Richmond. Design Drinks is a regular industry networking event presented by design100.

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POZIBLE HOST UNDERBELLY ARTS AND KEIR FOUNDATION MATCHED FUNDING PARTNERSHIP

BY Matthew Benetti - pozible | 01-May-2013
Underbelly Arts and the Keir Foundation launch Australia's first matched crowdfunding campaign with a philanthropic foundation. On Tuesday 30 April 2013 Underbelly Arts will launch a unique matched crowdfunding campaign with the Keir Foundation, offering eight artist projects the opportunity to raise an additional $2500 each towards the development of new work the Underbelly Arts Lab and Festival on Cockatoo Island in July and August this year.

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Jacqueline Mitelman & Joanne Mott Opening [MARS]

BY Andy Dinan MARS Gallery | 01-May-2013
Jacqueline Mitelman: Winner of the 2011 National Portrait Prize, with her photograph of Suzi Alesandra. - Joanne Mott: Drawing upon biological processes found in nature, or a response to constructed frameworks involving nature, Joanne Mott’s studio-based artworks and landscape-located sculptures communicate the inexplicable interrelationship of culture and nature.

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SPLASHH LAUNCH VIDEO FOR - ALL I WANNA DO - AND ANNOUNCE AUSTRALIAN VISIT IN JUNE

BY Emma Wiking - remedymusic.com.au | 01-May-2013
Australian/ NZ/ Brit band Splashh is pleased to announce the release of their debut album ‘Comfort’ on Breakaway Recordings, featuring latest single ‘All I Wanna Do’

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PBS 106.7 FM RADIO FESTIVAL 2013 ROMANCE YOUR RADIO

BY Show off Services | 01-May-2013
The lights are dimmed, rose petals scattered, candles are lit and the champagne is out… but no romance is complete without music. From teenage heartbreak love songs to epic stadium ballads, from awkward strummed guitars to magnificent nocturnes, music and romance have always gone lovingly hand in hand.

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Unique 3d art

BY goldfish inspiration | 30-Apr-2013
unique art style - using the resin and acrylic paints - you get the goldfish in 3 dimensions

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LOWLAKES CONCERT THIS SATURDAY!!!!

BY Walter Fuchs | 30-Apr-2013
Last chance to see Lowlakes before we heading to Europe for our Cold Company Tour. We re playing in The Grace Darling Hotel this Saturday @ 21:00. Hope to see some of you there...

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Noel & Gertie

BY MGM | 30-Apr-2013
An entertainment devised by Sheridan Morley With the words and music of Noël Coward. Riverside Theatres. June 11 – 15. Starring Lucy Maunder and James Millar. Directed by Nancye Hayes

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Milli, Jack and the Dancing Cat

BY presented by Monkey Baa Theatre Company | 29-Apr-2013
A delightful & heart warming show that will encourage and inspire young audiences to be their best, follow their dreams, celebrate their own creativity and learn the value of friendship.
FOR AGES 3 - 8

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Song Summit presents - Make Music Matter - 3 Wise Monkeys in Conversation

BY ART NEWS PORTAL | 29-Apr-2013
See, Hear and Speak No Evil is a three day program featuring international music industry gurus: Tom Jackson on live performance, Ralph Murphy on songwriting and Ariel Hyatt on promotion. We’re giving you direct access to three international music industry experts who are travelling around Australia to help you hone your songwriting skills.

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Important Auction one of our Finest in our rooms for years

BY David Freeman | 29-Apr-2013
This is one of the finest auctions we have ever had, we are selling important Art from a collection of a major Australian group.

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Theatresports National Championships Sat 4 May Enmore Theatre

BY Sirmai Arts Marketing - Publicity+ | 29-Apr-2013
DYNAMIC COMEDY DUO TO FIGHT FOR NSW HONOUR. Theatresports National Championship Sat 4 May at Enmore Theatre. Every year, champion impro comedians from each state gather to play for the coveted National Theatresports Championship belt in front a screaming 1500+ crowd. It’s a kind of comic State-of-Origin… but much more dangerous!

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Art Exhibition - General Invitation to opening and weekend exhibition

BY Norma Dunston | 28-Apr-2013
Norma Dunston is a local Terrigal artist working in collage and mixed media. An exhibition 'Reflections - Landscapes of memories' of Norma's works will be exhibited at the Watch House, Balmain. Exhibition opening Friday 10 May 2013 from 6 pm to 8 pm. Saturday 11 and Sunday 12 May between 10 am - 4 pm. Free entry.

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Saturday Sketch Classes

BY Erin | 28-Apr-2013
A little sketching, a little outdoor observing, a little lunch with coffee? That's a Saturday Sketch class.

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Recently completed artwork for Campari House Rooftop Bar

BY Ian Bickerstaff | 27-Apr-2013
ellin jane is a Melbourne based artist who recently completed a commissioned piece for the Campari House Rooftop bar on Hardware Lane, Melbourne City. This piece was inspired by a typical Aussie backyard, opening up to the skyscrapers and making you feel at home.

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Funny Tonner Cracks the record

BY Bree Mansell | 26-Apr-2013
The Melbourne International Comedy Festival Funny Tonne competition results were announced during the 16th Annual Comedy Festival Awards on Saturday 20 April.

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Mise en scène, exhibition by MATHEW LYNN

BY Catherine Asquith Gallery | 26-Apr-2013
Landscape-based paintings by Archibald finalist, Mathew Lynn.

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Tegan & Sara - Live at Sydney Opera House - 26 April 2013 - Watch Live on YouTube

BY ART NEWS PORTAL | 26-Apr-2013
Tegan and Sara will be the fifth act to have their performance live streamed on the YouTube concert series Live at Sydney Opera House. Tune in to the Channel at 8pm (AEST) on Friday 26th April to catch the full event.

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New Cathie Maney designed Quilt Cover Set Range by Linen House now available at Home Direct

BY Home Direct | 26-Apr-2013
Portsea on the Mornington Peninsulais where Cathie Maney hand painted colourful world of fish and dolphins and iconic beach houses. Her designs are now back a range from Linen House.

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design100 - Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane Design Awards, Mobile Awards

BY design100 | 26-Apr-2013
2013 is already shaping up to be a significant year for the design sector with a renewed level of confidence and a renewed focus on how design delivers value to business.

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Bill Sampson - chance upon nothing - 22 March 2013

BY Mars Gallery | 26-Apr-2013
Bill Sampson’s paintings – if we can call them that – are not contrived formal images, cadences of colour carefully orchestrated into iridescent compositions. Rather, they are paper-thin stage sets for liquid acts of ruin and destruction. Using and abusing a technique known as marbling, Sampson pours thin skeins of paint onto the skin-like surface of water then lets the paint take over, spooling in all directions with reckless assertion; little motors of churning colour.

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Opening [MARS] City Pop up Store

BY Andy Dinan MARS Gallery | 26-Apr-2013
Celebrate the opening of our new city pop up shop with us. Daniel Agdog, Alexis Beckett, Priscilla Bracks, Saffron Newey, Jud Wimhurst, Jeremy Kibel, Megan Keating, Louiseann Zahra-King, Bill Sampson, Samuel Tupou, Tommy Gun, Greer Taylor.

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Riverside Silver Jubilee Event An Audience With Queen Elizabeth II

BY Riverside | 24-Apr-2013
An Audience with Queen Elizabeth II - Screening staring Helen Mirren - Sunday 7 July 2013

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Ensemble Offspring

BY Kathy Clarke | 24-Apr-2013
Ensemble Offspring presents a breathtaking performance of innovative compositions at Riverside Theatres for one performance only on Tuesday 21 May.

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