Artists’ studio residencies in Blacktown CBD are available from January 2013. Two studios are available for short term or long term occupancy.
We congratulate Government on its commitment to making the NDIS real in 2013, but we still need your support. Are you an artist or supporter of the arts? Show your commitment to the inclusion of artists with a disability by getting behind this once in a generation reform to the disability system. Your support for the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) could make the difference that enables artists with a disability to take part on an equal basis in Australia’s cultural life.
The Adelaide Airport Brighton Jetty Classic Sculptures Exhibition will be run from Wednesday 23rd January to Sunday 3rd February 2013 at Brighton Surf Life Saving Club, Esplanade, Brighton, South Australia.
The Award Winning Australian Play by LOUIS NOWRA. What a truly amazing night. I approached the evening with a very open mind and little knowledge of the play. You can imagine my concern when in the opening moments the issues of mental health and Mozart appeared in the opening scenes. I am truly in awe of the director Arthur Pickering for his amazing direction and for the ability of the actors to portray the humanity of the characters.
A group of best friends since high school reunite in Manhattan for the wedding of their pal Becky (Wilson), who they cruelly nickname Pig Face. There's the competitive, Princeton-grad ice-queen Regan (Dunst), who begrudgingly accepts her role as maid of honour despite her horror that her less-attractive friend is getting married before her; cynical wild-child Gena (Caplan), who's determined to confront her high school ex who broke her heart; and the ditzy Katie (Fisher), who is all bubbly exterior until you scratch the surface.
Please join us for this special commemorative fundraising concert for St Vincent's Hospital Cancer Research Centre with the glorious music of Faure Requiem.
The fresh young bloods of impro comedy are set to challenge the champions of the ‘old guard’ when the Theatresports Cranston Cup reaches its hilarious climax this year. The wittiest, quickest comic minds in the business go nose to nose and toes to toes when at the Enmore Theatre this November 24. But this year the lead-up has featured the best of the new generation as well as former champions. Will the old dogs have new tricks?
In their ongoing work to assist artists and the creative industries in finding space, the City of Sydney today announced that it has become the first licensee of the Creative Spaces website, www.creativespaces.net.au
Conversation is the cornerstone of human existence. The desire to mark milestones, memories and transitions both physically and symbolically is part of being human. Mary van de Berk
Since Red Ink’s first single ‘Audrey’ burst onto the airwaves, MTV and Channel [V] barely three years ago their ascension has been rapid. Blitzing stages locally at Pyramid Rock Festival, Stereosonic, Playground Weekender and internationally at The Great Escape and Liverpool’s Sound City. As well as sharing the stage with Biffy Clyro, Miami Horror and British India, Red Ink have perfected a raucously compelling live show.
Fusion Vocal Ensemble, founded by Debra Shearer-Dirié in 2009, has become known around Brisbane for its performances of diverse repertoire with exceptional beauty. Always eager to bring interesting music selections to new audiences, the group's final performance for the year, entitled Voices of the Body, is a collection of choral music inspired by the body, mind, heart and soul, including William Byrd's Ave Verum Corpus (Hail, True Body), and Arvo Part's I Am the True Vine, as well as music by Claudio Monteverdi, John Dunstable, Gerardo Dirié and more.
The Melbourne Sustainability Jam is part of a global non profit initiative that will gather people from around the world who are passionate about sustainability, design thinking and collaboration. Fifty cities have already registered to participate. Jams are about DOING, NOT TALKING!
Gorgeous Festival is an annual boutique music, food and wine festival. Gorgeous Festival will commence in McLaren Vale on the Fleurieu Peninsula in 2011 and returns on Saturday November 24th 2012. Like its name Gorgeous Festival is exactly that for the audience member. Not simply a music festival it is an experience of the abundance of our region.
Start your Christmas shopping off in style this Christmas at The Fine Design Market. If you are looking for something unique or special for a loved one, family member or friend that will be sure to put a smile on their dial then head down to The Fine Design Market at MC² in Doncaster on Sunday 11 November 2012 & Sunday 9 December 2012.
Illustrators Australia and Australian Creative Magazine proudly present the third Australian & New Zealand Illustration Awards. The awards aim to present the very best of regional illustration and will be judged by top professionals in the fields of advertising, design, publishing and illustration.
Join us for the annual Illustrators Australia 9x5! Starting off with an opening / silent auction and carnivale performances on Friday November 9, 6 - 9pm and continuing with the exhibition and, for the first time, an Illustrators Market on Saturday 9 & Sunday 10 (11am - 3pm). Don't miss this amazing opportunity to see original works on 9X5 inch wood under the one roof! For more information and for bidding online go to the IA website.
The Sydney Design Awards represent the diversity and culture of the Sydney design industry. Sydney as a recognised global design city, features both local and international design activity, and the shortlisted entries in the Sydney Design Awards represent an annual snapshot of the sophisticated design culture in the Sydney marketplace.
The National Sports Museum (NSM) at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) today announced Melbourne-based artist Louise Hearman as recipient of the biennial NSM Basil Sellers Creative Arts Fellowship.
Viol Consort Meets Modernity. Music by a Renaissance Master is followed by modern works when Soprano and Viol Consort Josie and The Emeralds present Gibbons and the New at November’s Glebe Music Festival.
I’m excited to announce that I will be represented at the Affordable Art Fair: London, Battersea from Oct.25th-28th.