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Join the YAJA community

BY YAJA | 13-Apr-2018
This is just a reminder to let you know we are in our third year now, helping students from Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences to showcase their talent.

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Important and Genuine onsite home contents auction

BY Amanda Addams Auctions | 01-Apr-2018
Presenting the lifetime collection of well-known local retired antique dealer Enid Lawrence and other select private entries This is a most outstanding and genuine auction in Melbourne for years!! On site her residence, majority to be sold unreserved.

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GRACE - a remarkable, funny story about identity and love hits Melbourne International Comedy Festival this week

BY Katie Reddin-Clancy | 27-Mar-2018
A remarkable, charming, funny story about identity and love. A rollercoaster through show business, gender, spirituality and truly finding yourself. @KTReddinClancy https://www.facebook.com/KRCPlayGrace/

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More and more Universities realise the potential of YAJA (Young Art Journalism News Feed + Awards)

BY ART NEWS PORTAL | 15-Mar-2018
At university, students are provided with the foundations for a successful career. But employers look for applied theory, which is why meaningful work experience is so important.

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2018 Morocco Jewellery Tour

BY AMAZIGH CULTURAL TOURS MOROCCO | 05-Mar-2018
Travel Morocco and cast silver in the Sahara! Join renowned gold & silversmiths Marcus Foley & Dore Stockhausen and enjoy the art, history and culture as we traverse the fantastic landscape of the Atlas Mountains and Sahara on this unique holiday. You will have an opportunity to draw inspiration from your experience, develop your own jewellery designs and create a unique piece of your own made en route. Or you can just relax and enjoy with a group of like-minded people!

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Thousand kisses deep

BY Lisa Sewards | 03-Mar-2018
Returning to the beautiful philanthropic gallery space, fortyfivedownstairs, the parachute motif remains key in this new body of work. Paintings and prints inspired by 'Operation Hailstone' and the beauty of Truk Lagoon connect through their imagery, aspect and colour palette.

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'Coastline' by Stewart MacFarlane

BY Mitchell Fine Art | 20-Apr-2018
Stewart MacFarlane is a figurative artist whose work is saturated with contrasting blocks of colour and exaggerated angles. In his return to Brisbane, Mitchell Fine Art is hosting a solo exhibition from the 2nd – 26th May 2018. @mitchellfineartgallery #stewartmacfarlane #coastline #exhibitionbrisbane #gallery

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Lab.10 art contest

BY Malamegi Lab | 19-Apr-2018
Lab.10 art contest, is a call for submissions open to all kind of artists. Works allowed in the art competition are: drawings, paintings, sculptures, photographs, graphics, mix media and video. A great opportunity for the artists, which can win a cash prize, have the opportunity to exhibit the artworks in September 2018 and much more.

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Workshopped18 - Expressions of Interest due 23 April

BY Australian Design Centre | 19-Apr-2018
Australian Design Centre (ADC) and WORKSHOPPED are calling for expressions of interest from designers to take part in WORKSHOPPED18. Submissions close 23 April 2018.

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Design and Tea Culture: Taiwan and Australia

BY Australian Design Centre | 19-Apr-2018
An exciting cross-cultural event on contemporary design and the enjoyment of tea, the forum is moderated by Annie Ivanova, featuring Taiwanese designers Rock Wang, Vii Chen and Starck Yeh-Yi Chung, and Corinne Smith, Co-Founder of Australia’s Rabbit Hole Organic Tea Bar. Each speaker will explore topics across design, business, culture and collaboration through their love of tea.

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Let’s Tea Party: Taiwan Design Now

BY Australian Design Centre | 19-Apr-2018
The tag "Made in Taiwan" has come a long way since the island first emerged as a post-war manufacturing powerhouse. Now, creative industries are replacing that label with "Designed in Taiwan". This exhibition demonstrates the value of design in reinventing Taiwanese culture on a global stage.

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PACT Salon: APACTALYPTIC - A one-night stand with the ends of the world.

BY Kabuku | 18-Apr-2018
PACT Centre for Emerging Artists will present an exciting evening of performance, music and art for PACT Salon: APACTALYPTIC. Curated by French-born multi-disciplinary artist Cloé Fournier, APACTALYPTIC brings together some of Sydney's most provocative artists to examine, explore and reflect on the ends of the world.

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New Exhibitions Opening at BlackCat Gallery, Collingwood

BY BlackCat Gallery | 18-Apr-2018
You are invited to the opening reception on Friday 27 April 2018 at 6-8 pm. Exhibition will be held from April 25 - May 6 , 2018.

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'my sister feather' brings together some of Australia’s finest female artists at La Mama Courthouse

BY Sassy Red PR | 18-Apr-2018
Shortlisted for both the 2017 Rodney Seaborn Playwrights’ Award and the 2018 Max Afford Playwrights’ Award this tale of survival, love, and loss by one of Melbourne's most exciting new playwrights is not to be missed. #VIMH #mysisterfeather

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Submerged: Stories of Australia's Shipwrecks Exhibition

BY Coffs Harbour Regional Museum | 17-Apr-2018
Submerged – Stories of Australia's Shipwrecks is an exhibition from the Australian National Maritime Museum uncovering Australia's rich shipwreck history.

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Created from a Dream: A Gift of Calligraphy Exhibition

BY Coffs Harbour Regional Museum | 17-Apr-2018
This exhibition presents a very special community project - the exquisite handmade book The North Coast Regional Botanic Garden – Created from a Dream.

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Open House: 3rd Tamworth Textile Triennial

BY Coffs Harbour Regional Gallery | 17-Apr-2018
Open House: Tamworth Textile Triennial celebrates the open-ended nature of textile practice today.

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Clay Intersections - ADC On Tour: An Australian Design Centre national touring exhibition

BY Coffs Harbour Regional Gallery | 17-Apr-2018
Clay Intersections is an ADC On Tour national touring exhibition, first presented by Australian Design Centre in 2016.

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David Fairbairn Drawn to Print & Aleph Geddis hard/soft 2018 Exhibition

BY Coffs Harbour Regional Gallery | 17-Apr-2018
In these large-scale, etched portraits, the face and personality of each sitter emerges from a density of line work: Fairbairn’s exhibition is both a culmination of intense artistic investigation and a psychological journey. The sculptural works of Aleph Geddis live at the intersection of traditional methods and modernist forms, informed by the stylised naturalism of Pacific Northwest carving and the essence of Platonic solids.

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Lessons in transformative objects with Professor Richard Goodwin

BY Australian Design Centre | 17-Apr-2018
Goodwin will present a lecture focusing on his experiences working on the interdisciplinary exhibition Porosity Kabari.

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Embroidered Abstraction: Vita Cochran in conversation

BY Australian Design Centre | 17-Apr-2018
Come and listen to Vita chat with Lisa Cahill, CEO and Artistic Director, Australian Design Centre about her fascinating practice and the inspiration behind her Object Space show.

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Meet the Maker: Paula do Prado

BY Australian Design Centre | 17-Apr-2018
Meet the Maker with Sydney textile artist Paula do Prado

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Pulped Fiction: Stories from Interpretations V: Cellulose (paper)

BY Australian Design Centre | 17-Apr-2018
Panel discussion with designers Andrew Simpson, Harriet Watts and Tom Skeehan.

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Lo-fi photography collective Ludlites inspired by 'space' for new Head On Photo Festival show

BY Steven Godbee | 16-Apr-2018
Australia's champions of lo-fi film photography, the Ludlites, return to the Head On Photo Festival in May 2018 with an exhibition of photographic artwork inspired by 'Space' - from David Bowie to 'personal space'.

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Australian Revelations: Road Games

BY Revelation Film Festival | 15-Apr-2018
The Revelation Film Festival and Breaking Banter proudly present a celebration of film - past, present and future - through a program of monthly screenings; Australian Revelations. This month we’re screening one of Australia’s best thrillers - Road Games - the thrill-ride that simply does not stop. #revfilmfest #breakingbanter #australianrevelations

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9th Annual New Media Film Festival Offers Massive Excitement as Legendary Actor-Producer Jeff Bridges* Accepts an Award at the Opening Night Films

BY New Media Film Festival | 15-Apr-2018

Saturday & Sunday June 16-17, 2018 at the James Bridges Theater in Los Angeles CA. #NewMediaFF #newmedia #filmfestival

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Loribelle Spirovski's, Strangers in a Room

BY Ness Alexandra | 14-Apr-2018
As the winner of the 2017 Who is Looking at You portrait prize, Loribelle Spirovski is now taking her prize: a solo exhibition at Cambridge Studio called Strangers in a Room.

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EDINBURGH INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES SUPER FAMILY GALA WITH DISNEY·PIXAR’S “INCREDIBLES 2”

BY Carly Cadogan | 14-Apr-2018
Edinburgh International Film Festival (EIFF) is set to go full-force into its opening weekend, hosting a Family Gala screening of Disney•Pixar’s highly-anticipated sequel, Incredibles 2, confirmed for Sunday 24 June, 2018 at 2pm at the Festival Theatre, Edinburgh. Tickets are available now through the EIFF website. @edfilmfest #edfilmfest

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Sophia Hewson | Untitled (viewer as patient) at MARS Gallery

BY MARS Gallery | 13-Apr-2018
Sophia Hewson invites the viewer to book in a fifty minute therapy session in the privacy of an exhibition space in MARS Gallery.

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Danielle Freakley | MARS Gallery

BY MARS Gallery | 13-Apr-2018
After three years of performing The Quote Generator, Freakley spent a further 3 years in a shed, talking to no one and making sculptures. These are some of those sculptures

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Night Lab

BY South Australian Museum | 13-Apr-2018
Celebrate the closing weekend of Dinosaur rEvolution with our 18+ event, Night Lab! Adventure to the South Australian Museum after dark for an evening of science, art, culture and everybody's favourite scaly friends... dinosaurs.

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2018-19 Fellowship: Applications Open

BY Georges Mora Fellowship | 13-Apr-2018
Contemporary Australian artists at all stages of their careers are invited to apply for the annual Georges Mora Fellowship. The 2018-19 Fellow will receive $10,000, a residency at State Library Victoria and a NAVA membership, with additional residency opportunities available. Applications close on 6 May 2018. Don't miss this opportunity - head to our website now for all the information and to apply.

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Join the YAJA community

BY YAJA | 13-Apr-2018
This is just a reminder to let you know we are in our third year now, helping students from Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences to showcase their talent.

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Chris Chun 'The Artist's Table' at The Happenstore, Sydney 16th April - 2nd May

BY Chris Chun | 12-Apr-2018
An exhibition of original paintings, etchings and fine art prints by Chris Chun. @chrischunstudio @thehappenstore #sydneyartexhibition #chrischunart #chinoiserie #printmakingshow #fineartprints #zodiacdogs #orchids #annandale #sydneyartist #etchings

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Australian Chamber Choir presents Mozart Requiem

BY PBP | 12-Apr-2018
Mozart Requiem. Under the direction of Douglas Lawrence, the Australian Chamber Choir (ACC) opens its 2018 season with Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s choral masterpiece, The Requiem, accompanied by member's of the Melbourne Baroque Orchestra.

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UBUNTU Africa & THECHO!R at Deakin Edge on Saturday April 21 - Limited Tickets remaining

BY CarolineK | 12-Apr-2018
Don't miss out!!! Book your tickets NOW. UBUNTU Africa are only touring in Australia for a short time. This will be a spectacular show which reveals an extraordinary vibrant culture that is Africa. UBUNTU are graduates of The African Children’s Choir, who will share their poignant stories through song, masterful drumming and mind-blowing dance moves. They are joined at Deakin Edge, by Dr Jonathon Welch AM and THECHO!R, who are thrilled to present this concert. THECHO!R is well known and loved by audiences as one of Melbourne’s most exciting, dynamic and largest non-auditioned community adult choirs, now in its 10th year of wonderful concerts and collaborations! Please go to https://www.trybooking.com/UQXJ to get your tickets. Children under 16 and concessions are $12.50, adults are $25.

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Dramatic & engaging design sought for 2019 Adelaide Fringe Poster

BY Adelaide Fringe | 12-Apr-2018
The Adelaide Fringe Poster competition is as iconic as the festival itself and once again the hunt is on to find a design to represent Australia’s biggest arts festival. @ADLFringe #ADLFringe

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A Night With Negrin

BY metorchestra.com.au | 12-Apr-2018
Internationally Successful European Conductor To Perform With The Metropolitan Orchestra

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Autumn arrives at AC: New shows by Samantha Semmens, Wendy Busch, Mat Vaughan, and Jenny Huang

BY Kate Wallace | 12-Apr-2018
Opening Friday 13 April at 6pm, Alternating Current Art Space is proud to present four new exhibitions by Samantha Semmens, Wendy Busch, Mat Vaughan, and Jenny Huang. @alternatingcurrentartspace

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KXT Presents World Premiere of Manifesto's Youth and Destination

BY Kabuku | 11-Apr-2018
From 27th April to 12th May, Kings Cross Theatre (KXT) will host the world premiere of Manifesto Theatre Company's ambitious exploration of life in the 21st century, Youth and Destination.

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Tuxedo Cat - Comedy Showcase

BY Tuxedo Cat | 10-Apr-2018
Tuxedo Cat brings you the best of the Melbourne International Comedy Festival with its Special Event variety Show. This weeks headline act is International Comedian DeAnne Smith. Our Variety show is the perfect place to catch the big name acts in a smaller more intimate setting. get to now the artists and have a cracking good time. Last week we had Rich Hall and Shirly Gnome perform. Acts booked so far include Stephen K amos, Fiona O'Loughlin. The beauty of the show is you just never know who might pop in.#MICF #COMEDY @Squirrel_comedy @chortle

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Award-winning magician Matt Tarrant to mentor Adelaide Fringe artist

BY Adelaide Fringe | 10-Apr-2018
One lucky South Australian artist will have the opportunity to be funded and mentored by an award-winning Adelaide Fringe artist as they prepare to put on a show in the 2019 Adelaide Fringe.

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Ignite SA Gigabit Challenge: Preserve briefing

BY South Australian Museum | 06-Apr-2018
Ignite SA has partnered with the SA Museum and the GigCity initiative to bring you the Ignite SA Gigabit Challenge: Preserve. If you are a developer, entrepreneur, student, hacker, maker or creative mind in South Australia, we want you to join us at the Ignite SA Gigabit Challenge: Preserve briefing on Wednesday 2 May 2018.

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Hannah Cameron unveils evocative new single ‘What’s It For’ and reveals album release details

BY Sarah Guppy | 06-Apr-2018
Disarming songstress Hannah Cameron has been writing songs that softly creep under your skin and tickle your mind since first breaking onto the scene in 2015. With a debut album and an EP now under her belt, the assured and insightful young alt-folk artist is going full goosebumps on us with her latest single ‘What’s It For’ out Friday 6 April.

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MEN ALOUD! Melbourne’s most exciting men’s choir program is starting Sunday April 15th

BY CarolineK | 05-Apr-2018
Dr Jonathon Welch AM and the School of Hard Knocks invite all male singers to join Melbourne’s most exciting men’s choir program, building positive physical and mental wellbeing for men of all ages through singing and friendship. We are starting our next MEN ALOUD! project on with an exciting opportunity for you to work with the dynamic Olivier nominated composer and performer, Warren Wills - to create a new musical that will be premiered at the Melbourne International Singers Festival over the June long weekend! REGISTER NOW to be part of this unique opportunity to help create an innovative new work with other like minded men. @SOHKnocks #MISF18

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Expresions of Interest Gallery Hire 2019 Box Hill Community Arts Centre

BY Kathy Fahey | 04-Apr-2018
Expressions of Interest are now open for 2019 gallery hire Box Hill Community Arts Centre.

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