The Adelaide Festival Centre Trust (AFCT) has welcomed the appointment of Jim Hazel as the new Chair of the Adelaide Festival Centre Trust. A professional company director with a long and successful career in banking and finance, Jim Hazel will take over from Michael Abbott AO, QC, who has been Chair for six years. @FestivalCentre #FestivalCentre @AdelaideFesCent #AdelaideFesCent
A TED Circle is an interactive experience where we meet-up for conversations about ideas, in this present space, we’re taking it digital.
Looking for some local art, culture, and food for thought? Canberra’s Craft ACT has you covered.
Revelation Perth International Film Festival is going online with COUCHED
A one-day online festival of performance, video, art and discussions by artists with disabilities from across Australia.
Entries are now open for the annual Picturing Footscray Photography Prize. With over $5,500 in prizes and free entry, what are you waiting for? Submit a photo that celebrates Footscray by Friday 31 July @vuinthecommunity #picturingfootscray
MAriska MA Veepilaikaliyamma was preparing her artworks for her art exhibition tour in France when it was announced that a pandemic starts spreading all over the world. All over India and therefore also in Madurai, Tamil Nadu, where the artist lives, lockdowns, regulations became enforced from March onwards and it was quite obvious that international travel to France would not be easily possibly this year. So, MAriska MA Veepilaikaliyamma was searching for a solution to continue presenting her art exhibitions. She found Kunstmatrix, offering the possibility to open one’s own virtual 3D artspace at a reasonale price. @mariskamaveepilaikaliyamma #ecospiritualart #earthnaturegoddessart #paganart #abstractart #abstractgoddessart #kunstmatrix #3dartgallery #3dartexhibition #onlineartexhibition
The Miles Franklin Literary Award, supported by the Copyright Agency’s Cultural Fund and Perpetual, will announce its shortlisted finalists for 2020 with a LIVE YouTube presentation on Wednesday 17 June commencing at 4pm. @_milesfranklin @milesfranklinliteraryaward
Australia’s most exciting theatre project is now complete with the new-look Her Majesty’s Theatre unveiled at last and an exciting opportunity for the public to experience the new venue, announced today.
More than 30 of the state’s finest established and emerging artists will collaborate and present a series of isolation-inspired stories in an exciting new online project from State Theatre Company South Australia and ActNow Theatre. @StateTheatreSA #StateTheatreSA @ActNowTheatre #ActNowTheatre
The Mission to Seafarers Maritime Art Prize and Exhibition is an international competition that has been hosted at the heritage-listed Mission building in Melbourne’s Docklands for eighteen years and is returning once again in 2020. Artists are invited to respond to the theme ‘The Relationship of Humanity to the Sea’ to be in the running for a share of the $20,000 prize money in the following categories: Maritime Art Award, Best Traditional, Runner-Up, Emerging Artist and People’s Choice Award Categories.
Peasantography looks at conditions for Chinese families in the countryside.
Internationally-acclaimed Inventi Ensemble will present a free digital broadcast of Gustav Holst’s The Planets – a monumental classical music work that had its world-premiere at the grand Hawthorn Arts Centre last year. The digital broadcast will be available via the Boroondara Arts website Friday 19 June 6pm – Sunday 21 June 11:59pm.
The 13th Open House Melbourne returns in 2020 – but not as you know it. The 2020 program will not open the physical doors to the city’s most significant buildings, but instead it will unlock the incredible enthusiasm, creativity and knowledge of many building hosts, architects and designers who support the program year-on-year. 2020 will be a time for reflection, for contemplation, and for reimagining our city.
The Art Gallery of New South Wales and media partner the ABC are pleased to announce the second round of Together In Art Kids, which is now inviting entries from children all over the world after the first instalment of the project drew 790 submissions from children around Australia.
Belvoir is thrilled to announce a new grant and residency opportunity for independent artists at Belvoir St Theatre. The company has opened their doors for submissions, calling for expressions of interest for a brand new series of one-off, quick response grants for short-term residencies at Belvoir, supported by the generosity of a private philanthropic foundation.
Artmarketspace is excited to announce a single-owner auction of works from the Estate of David Boyd, consigned by members of the Boyd family. 49 artworks never seen before by the public will be auctioned on Sunday June 14th at 5pm (AEST). The public will get the opportunity to view this magnificent collection of artworks on the 12th, 13th and 14th June from 11am to 5pm at 409 Malvern Road, South Yarra, VIC 3141. The grand-daughter of David Boyd, Jesamine Boyd will be present from 3pm to 5pm on the 13th and 14th to answer questions relating to any of the artworks.
After being closed for the past 12 weeks due to the Covid-19 Crisis, Gallery Elysium is pleased to announce that it has reopened its doors to artist and the general public.
Of Soul and Joy is a plateform for learning photography initiated by the endowment fund Rubis Mécénat in Tokoza, South Africa. The mentor and project manager of this socio-cultural programme, Jabulani Dhlamini, gave a photographic commission to the young photographers during the quarantine: the sanitary crisis in South Africa as seen from the townships of Johannesburg.
This summer, the Venet Foundation is pleased to present in Le Muy (South of France) a new installation by the artist Lawrence Weiner.