The Bowerbird and The Bride

Enthusiastic fashionistas, designers and lovers of bridal couture are buzzing about the latest exhibition The Bowerbird and The Bride. An exquisite collection of 45 bridal gowns ranging from the 1880’s to 1970”s are currently on show at Old Government House, Brisbane. Australian costume designer Marion Bryce generously loaned a stunning range of garments from her personal…

QUT abstract exhibition

If you’re looking for something different to do in your lunch break then head down to the QUT Art Museum, Gardens Point precinct. Abstraction, toured by the National Gallery of Australia, covers the dynamic course of abstract art in Australia from its emergence, right through to contemporary practice. Early works include cubist inspired paintings by…

Queensland Museum events this April

Take the kids to the Queensland Museum this month with three great events. Museum Detective Children aged 7–12 years are invited to put on their favourite detective caps with Museum Detective. The kids can investigate some cool objects in the lab using cameras, UV light, magnifiers and x-rays to reveal hidden clues. The event has…

Patricia Piccinini’s Curious Affection at GOMA

Patricia Piccinini: Curious Affection is GOMAs largest exhibition to be dedicated to an Australian artist.Currently taking up the entire ground floor, the exhibition includes Piccinini’s incredible, startling sculptures alongside photography, video and installation. A highlight of the show is a complete built environment and a giant inflatable commissioned specifically for the exhibition. Piccinini gained international…

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Take a free guided tour of Picasso The Vollard Suite at QAG

Brisbane Gallery goers will be excited by the latest exhibition to open at The Queensland Art Gallery – and it’s free! Named after the dealer who commissioned them The Vollard Suite is an extraordinary collection of 100 etchings completed by Picasso while he was at the height of his creative powers. Sensual lines and classically…

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A World View: The Tim Fairfax Gift tour dates in QLD

You might have heard A World View: The Tim Fairfax Gift is set to tour around Queensland from December this year. We’re super excited to see Queensland Art Gallery | Gallery of Modern Art (QAGOMA) will be releasing this key work from their international collection for the rest of Queensland to enjoy. Tour dates: Gladstone…