Whats On Spring – update

Art & About Sydney 2013, Festival

Private Lives…Public Spaces: 20th September – 20th October 2013,

Exhibitions, Installations, Family Events, Talks and Tours, this festival is right across all spectrums, definitely worth spending time reading the program.

Spill – Shaun Parker & Company: 4th October – 7th October 2013, Free! Shaun Parker’s dance company will bring three inner-city play grounds to life with high energy, urban, colourful, fast and fun. The playground will be transformed into a performance space.

The Banner Gallery – Walking Men Worldwide (TM) :

Until 20th October Walking Men Worldwide TM  will make Sydney an outdoor gallery with 99 banners of traffic light icons, a series of public art installations that made its debut in Manhattan in 2010. Presented in human scale the works of pedestrian icons have been assembled from around the world. Working as a collaborative, International photographers have contributed to the project that will line our Sydney streets.
http://www.artandabout.com.au/

Art Gallery of New South Wales, Holiday Program

Contemporary Project Space:  Keep an eye on this site as it features an on going series of exhibitions of new work by living artist. http://www.artgallery.nsw.gov.au/venues/contemporary-project-space/

Sydney Moderns: 23rd September – 4th October 2013. A tour of the Sydney Moderns exhibition that involvescreating Art, producing a flaneur’s keen eye for observation.
http://www.artgallery.nsw.gov.au/calendar/type/kids/

Museum of Contemporary Art

Primavera: 30th August – 2nd February 2013, Young Australian Artists!!  An exciting collection of works from Australia’s emerging artists, 35 years and under.
http://www.mca.com.au/exhibition/primavera-2013-young-australian-artists/

Generationextanevent for 12-18 yrs. Activities with current exhibitions as well as live music by other youths. Food, art, fun and free.
http://www.mca.com.au/series/generationext/

 

Power House Museum

Kaleidoscpoe Workshop: 21st September – 7th October 2013, this is a coolidea, exploring the nature of shadows through interaction with light and dark, dodge a maze of Lasers and watch stuff glow.

Thinkspace: Digital Media Workshops: Be guided by experts as you learn-by-making, explore digital media in applied arts and sciences. http://www.powerhousemuseum.com/thinkspace/

Beaux Ball: 7th November 2013, Architecture as fancy dress, go as your favorite building!! 18+
http://www.powerhousemuseum.com/whatson/

 

Sydney Opera House

Graphic Festival 2013:

Animation,illustration, music and underground ground art forms.
There is only one thing to do, check it out!
http://www.sydneyoperahouse.com/about/program_graphic.aspx

If you want a bit more insight, read the feature on Pulitzer prize-winning graphic novelist, Art Spiegelman, in The Australian, Review, Sept 21- 22, by Jacquelin Magnay.
http://www.theaustralian.com.au/arts/review/art-spiegelman-drawing-on-the-dark-side/story-fn9n8gph-1226722754813

 

HOUSE-ED at the OPERA HOUSE: Explore technology at the Sydney Opera House.

Discover the House, until 15th October 2013.
Staging Stories: A digital story telling workshop, until 12th November 2013
Discover the Stage, until 15th November
http://www.sydneyoperahouse.com/whatson/index.aspx?searchterm=kids&pageno

White Rabbit Gallery

Serve the People: 30th August 2013– 2nd February 3014,
White Rabbitshould always be part of what you see, because if the diverting, exciting and refreshingly new take on contemporary art featured in this privately owned collection of Chinese Art.
http://www.whiterabbitcollection.org/news/now-showing/