08 Oct, 2015 to 18 Oct, 2015
TARNANTHI, pronounced tar-nan-dee, is a Kaurna word from the traditional owners of the Adelaide Plains. It means to come forth or appear – like the sun and the first emergence of light, or a seed sprouting. For many cultures, first light signifies new beginnings. TARNANTHI, the inaugural Festival of Contemporary Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander […]
08 Oct, 2015 to 25 Oct, 2015
Melbourne Festival is one of Australia’s largest international multi-arts festivals Celebrating art and culture, each Festival brings an array of dance, theatre, music, visual arts, multimedia and outdoor events from renowned and upcoming Australian and International companies and artists to Melbourne. Click here for more information on what’s on during Melbourne Festival.
17 Sep, 2015 to 17 Sep, 2015
Lectures from Curator Oliver Watts and finalists Giselle Stanborough and Will French. UNSW Galleries will also extend their opening hours until 6PM for guests to view the Finalist Exhibition, A Jester’s Whisper. The location will be in Lecture Room EG02. RSVP at www.johnfriesaward.com/rsvp
17 Sep, 2015 to 17 Sep, 2015
Who creates it? Who buys it? Who sells it? Who benefits and who doesn’t? Join us for a lively discussion on issues surrounding the buying and selling of Australian Indigenous art. More information: Six expert panellists present their positions: the dealers, the artist, the curator, the ethicist and the collector. Presented by Jane Caro – author, social commentator and […]
15 Sep, 2015 to 15 Sep, 2015
Curator Oliver Watts presents a guided tour of the Finalist Exhibition, A Jester’s Whisper, concluding with a Q&A session. View Exhibition Gallery.
14 Sep, 2015 to 16 Sep, 2015
The Australian Copyright Council runs an annual seminar program around Australia. 2015’s seminars include a range of general and specialist sessions, including on websites, social media, and issues for libraries and the education sector. Adelaide program here. National program here. TOPICS General audience: Copyright Essentials Copyright Decision Making: Clearing Copyright (with workshop) Website, Blogs and Social Media […]
10 Sep, 2015 to 13 Sep, 2015
Sydney Contemporary, Australasia’s international art fair, returns in 2015 from 10-13 September (Opening Night 10 September) with Australia’s largest and most diverse gathering of Australian and international galleries. Housed at Carriageworks, Sydney’s striking contemporary arts precinct, the Fair presents over 90 galleries from 13 countries, offering visitors access to cutting-edge art from some of the […]
04 Sep, 2015 to 04 Sep, 2015
The John Fries Award is an annual non-acquisitive award of $10,000 recognising emerging and early career visual artists. Since its start in 2010, it has become a platform for some of the most engaging and experimental works from emerging artists across Australia and New Zealand. The prize was established by the Fries family in memory […]