Cirque du Soleil welcomes 2020 with Kurios

Cirque du Soleil’s latest spellbinding show Kurios transports the audience to a fantasy world in the late nineteenth century, where anything and everything is possible. The shows opens to the fanfare of a magical train, like those of a bygone era, transporting all the circus performers to the next town on their itinerary, where they will set up the big tent and perform…

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…

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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Art opening for dog lovers at Black Lab Coffee – you’re invited!

Black Lab Coffee will host the opening night of Stephen Gallagher’s inspirational exhibition “A Portrait – 100 Brisbane Rescues”. Showcasing the many faces of shelter dogs in Brisbane, Stephen illustrates the unique, the sensitive, the scallywag and the cute. Head over to Black Lab Coffee this Friday to catch a glimpse into the life of…

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Breathtaking Swan Lake with Queensland Ballet

Lovers of ballet and the arts in Brisbane witnessed a breathtaking performance of Swan Lake by graceful and majestic dancers at Queensland Ballet. The dancers graced the stage of the Queensland Performing Arts Centre grand Lyric Theatre while the audience sat in cocktail and formal attire and their best set of pearls. Designed by Kristian…

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Art & opera collide in a sensual night to remember

Opera Queensland and QAGOMA have joined forces to bring you Sensory – a one night only magical event where art and opera collide.  You will be mesmerized by live opera performances that take place throughout GOMA’s gallery space.  The immersive event will take guests on a sensory journey throughout the gallery.  Throughout, a difference sense…

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Festival returns in 2017

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Festival returns this 2017, showcasing the very best of Queensland and Australian fashion and the cream of up-and-coming design talent. It’s the ultimate celebration of style featuring fashion runway shows and all the usual favourites. Since the event’s success in 2015, all aspects of the program have been worked on to bring you…

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#TheFutureWeWant

On Monday the 28 th of November with the help of Epic Assist, the doors opened first the very first time on the #futurewewant art exhibition at Aspire art gallery in Paddingtion. #thefuturewewant is a celebratory exhibition showcasing the talents of a wide variety of artworks by both professional and upcoming Australian artists with varying types of disability. With…

Wasteland by Johnny Romeo

On Friday 23rd, Mitchell Fine Arts Gallery on Arthur Street, Fortitude Valley, hosted pop artist Johnny Romeo’s Wasteland; A bleak pop dystopia where all sense and meaning has been lost to greed and excess. After rave reviews for his shows in Alice Springs, New York and Sydney, Johnny made the bold decision to bring his…