Archive for posts tagged with 'Art'

1960s Plastic Weave

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1960s Plastic Weave

In the progressive era of the 1960s, designers began experimenting with the fluid forms and vivid colours of soft…

The stunning sights of the Brisbane Street Art Festival

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The stunning sights of the Brisbane Street Art Festival

More than 50 visual artists are leaving their mark at public locations around the city this month as part of the Brisban…

Bleach* Festival due to hit the Gold Coast this March

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Bleach* Festival due to hit the Gold Coast this March

Prepare yourself for three weeks of contemporary music, arts, dance, theatre and performance by the beach. This year,…

Bleach* Festival 2016

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Bleach* Festival 2016

Head to the Gold Coast this March for your yearly dose of arts and culture. This year, Bleach* will transform the Glitte…

Straya Shrapnel

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Russell Coight, goon bags and Schapelle Corby headline revamped Aussie coins

If you think our shrapnel is in need of a facelift, you’ll love these new designs from Aussie illustrator Aaron…

Backbone’s 2high Festival of Art, Science and Ideas

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Backbone’s 2high Festival of Art, Science and Ideas

Backbone’s 2high Festival of Art, Science and Ideas will fill Brisbane’s Metro Arts Centre, with music, art, drama,…

Knee Deep

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Knee Deep

Now in its fourth wildly successful year, four performers explore the boundaries of strength and fragility. Bodies are…

Glazed Kids Event – Paint Your Own Pottery

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Glazed Kids Event – Paint Your Own Pottery

Looking for a new way to entertain your budding artist this school holidays? Paint studio Cork & Chroma is hosting…

Family Paint – Painting on Canvas

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Family Paint – Painting on Canvas

Looking for a new way to entertain your budding artist this school holidays? Paint studio Cork & Chroma is hosting…

Creative workshops for kids

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Creative workshops for kids

If you’re sitting at home right now, watching the kids run amok and wishing you had a bit of peace and…

The Gold Coast’s newest creative playground

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The Gold Coast’s newest creative playground

A creative new shipping container city like no other has just opened up on the Gold Coast, featuring incredible night…

‘Love, Life and Death in the Lucky Country’ Group Exhibition

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‘Love, Life and Death in the Lucky Country’ Group Exhibition

'Love, Life and Death in The Lucky Country' is a collaborative art exhibition by established and emerging Australian…

‘Connecting’ – An Exhibition by Wendy Rix

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‘Connecting’ – An Exhibition by Wendy Rix

Contemporary indigenous Australian art despite significant change and diversity, retains an underlying unity of…

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Photoshop genius gives your favourite albums a Star Wars makeover

Well, this is almost definitely the best thing you’ll see on the internet today. We love, love, love these works o…

Kids with Down syndrome recreate famous paintings

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Kids with Down syndrome recreate famous paintings

Albanian photographer Soela Zani has recreated some of the world’s most famous paintings with these talented…

Shelly Kelly has a knack for turning contour maps into artworks

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Shelly Kelly has a knack for turning contour maps into artworks

An exhibition of abstract paintings and small sculptures that reflect the environmental impacts of climate change upon…

Dr Seuss

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The Art of Dr Seuss comes to Brisbane

A retrospective exhibition showcasing the works from the Estate of Dr Seuss will be showing at Mitchell Fine Art in…

QAGOMA’s Christmas Design Market is back

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QAGOMA’s Christmas Design Market is back

QAGOMA’s Christmas Design Market is back again for another festive season with an incredible array of unique handmade…