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2112 Imagining the Future – Public Programs

November 21, 2011 in Art, Calendar, Conference, Forum, Lecture, Melbourne+VIC, Screening

November 30, 2010 to December 6, 2010

Stephen Haley One Second (Plastic Water Bottles 5982) 2010
Lightjet photograph 2/5, 120 x 120cm

Wednesday 30 November 5.45 – 8.30pm Kaleide Theatre RMIT Zones of the Future: Dystopia or Utopia? Screening of the Russian science fiction masterpiece Stalker (1979), directed by Andrei Tarkovsky. Includes refreshments and panel discussion featuring curator Linda Williams with guests including Philip Brophy and Kenji Yanobe.

Friday 2 December 12 – 1pm RMIT Gallery – From Organic to Atomic. Curator Linda Williams in conversation with Lyndal Osborne and Kenji Yanobe

Tuesday 6 December 12-1pm RMIT Gallery – Painting the Future. Discussion with Sam Leach and Tony Lloyd

Bookings for all events essential Tel 9925 1717

art + soul exhibition

January 15, 2011 in Calendar, Exhibition, Indigenous, Sydney+NSW

August 28, 2010 to June 30, 2011

art + soul explores the diversity of Indigenous culture through three themes: ‘home and away’, ‘dreams and nightmares’ and ‘bitter and sweet’. Drawing on key works from the Art Gallery of NSW collection, it reveals the myriad contemporary artistic expressions that evidence the enduring heritage of Indigenous Australia, in all its diversity and complexity.

This exhibition highlights the artists and art featured in the groundbreaking three-part documentary series art + soul televised on ABC late last year.

Elizabeth Kelly: Tangerine Gold – closes 16/01/11

January 8, 2011 in Calendar, Canberra+ACT, Exhibition, Interior Design, Product design, Sculpture, Sydney+NSW

October 22, 2010 to January 16, 2011

Elizabeth Kelly, a Canberra-based glass artist, presents a range of recent work that combines exquisite skill and beauty with a deep concern for environmental sustainability.
When: Exhibiton closes 16th January
Where: Wagga Wagga Art Gallery, National Art Glass Gallery
Cost: Free

‘Life in the City’ Photography Exhibition

December 4, 2010 in Calendar, Community, Exhibition, Melbourne+VIC, Photography

December 6, 2010 to December 17, 2010

Urban Reforestation and it’s Target 3008 Project which is supported by Sustainability Victoria’s Sustainability Fund is having an exhibition “Life in the City” in conjunction with renowned photographer Hilary Bradford at The Gauge, 825 Bourke St, Docklands. Opening night is Mon 6th Dec, 4.30pm Click here to download the flyer.

Reverse Garbage End of Year Fundraising Extravaganza

December 2, 2010 in Art, Brisbane+QLD, Calendar, Crafts, Fundraiser, Party, Sculpture

December 4, 2010

You are invited to a very special fundraiser for Reverse Garbage. Funds raised will go towards the purchase and fit out of a new home for RG! Live music by Ichabod’s Crane, Baron Field and DJ Offig.

An auction of iconic Reverse Garbage Barrels decoraged by artists and filled with goodies from West End businesses; artwork made from salvaged materials by local artists and designers on sale just in time for Christmas; finger food feast by Saledesign; a cash bar with beer and local wine supplied by Bent Road Winery.

296 Montague Rd, West End, Brisbane. $15 pre-paid, $20 at the door. Tickets available from Reverse Garbage or by credit card over the phone on 07 3844 9744 See Reverse Garbage’s website here.

Rights by the River – Multicultural Music Festival

December 2, 2010 in Calendar, Comedy, Festival, Melbourne+VIC, Music, Performing arts

December 11, 2010

Rights by the River is a FREE music festival held on the urban north bank of the Yarra River (Outdoors near Signal Youth Space, behind Flinders St Station, Flinders Walk Northbank). With a shining showcase of local hip hop and krump acts, we celebrate Australia’s cultural diversity and make a big noise for human rights.

Rights by the River will be hosted by MC One Sixth and young comedian Nyuol Bol.

Hip hop and krump performances will take you into the warm summer evening featuring: Grrilla Step, Culture Connect, Choi feat. Angeezy, Cornerstone, Believe in the Beat, DJ Mz Rizk, Krump Workshop with Royal Fam.