Stories of ice addiction & recovery A Tuggeranong Arts Centre project 7 to 30 November 2019
On Thin Ice is a multi-media exhibition produced by social justice journalist/author Ginger Gorman, photographers Hilary Wardhaugh and Martin Ollman, sculptor Tom Buckland and printmaker Jess Higgins, made in collaboration with members of our community recovering from or living with addiction to crystal methamphetamine (ice).
Part of the ‘Piece of Mind’ series 19-29 November 2019, Mon – Fri 9am – 5pm Opening celebration 5:30pm Tuesday 19 November 2019
mixed media exhibition by participants of the Belconnen Community Service Open
Community Services Open Studio Groups are a supportive place to find
inspiration, learn art techniques, experiment with materials and explore individual
creative tracks. Beginners to experienced artists are all welcome.
Thursday 21 November 2019 at 7pm Albert Hall, Yarralumla
of Europe’s leading virtuosos, daring Bavarian-Japanese violinist, Midori
Seiler, makes her Australian debut, performing a concerto double-bill and
leading the Australian Haydn Ensemble in a program of mercurial Mozart and
Long-term concertmaster of
Akademie für Alte Musik Berlin and Anima Eterna Brugge, Midori makes her
Australian debut with the AHE as guest director and soloist in this dazzling
season finale of Mozart and Haydn symphonies and concerti.
16 and 17 November 10am to 4pm 88 Rochford Road Hall (off Wallaroo Road)
Barbara Baikie and Peter Fletcher invite you to be part of the ever-evolving story of their gardens at Terroux. Take time to stroll around the established and new plantings – the newly planted blossom trees in the developing Japanese garden, rose beds, dedicated and memorial gardens.
Local jazz duo Rufus//Sheridan will
launch the hardcopy of their CD Documentation during this year’s spring
soirée at the beautiful rural property of Terroux near Hall. The album has been
described by Smiths Alternative Canberra as an ‘ intimate exploration through
the worlds of traditional and modern jazz, paying homage to the greats while
exploring the harmonic freedom of modern jazz.’
Llewellyn Hall, ANU, Canberra Thursday 14 November 2109 at 7pm Touring nationally until 19 November 2019
The Skride Piano Quartet is a new classical quartet of four leading
European soloists. Sisters, soloists and regular duo partners, Baiba and Lauma
Skride are joined by two of their favourite chamber music colleagues, Lise
Berthaud and Julian Steckel.
Exhibition at Belconnen Arts Centre 1 to 24 November 2019
The Painting with Parkinson’s program
celebrates its 25th anniversary in 2019 with an exhibition of work
by artists Adrian Aylott, Kathy Drake, Ann Gould, Margaret Healey, Charles
Jordaan, Katrina Muir, Marilyn Nelson, Ann Nugent, Jan Robbins, Ann Somers,
Dennis Thorncraft, Nazli Underwood, Barbara van der Linden and Helen
The Street Theatre, Canberra 14-17 November 2019 Information and bookings: thestreet.org.au
The so-called ‘black box’ flight recorder is probably Australia’s greatest gift to global aviation safety. Flight Memory, a new song suite at The Street Theatre, tells the story of its inventor, Dr David Warren AO.
Strathnairn Homestead Gallery Until 10 November 2019
Eighteen artists showing ninety-nine works make this a big exhibition of small works. Some of Canberra’s best known and loved artists have works in this exhibition with subject matter so varied there is sure to be something for every taste.
There are still life studies, flowers and fruit along with tiny detailed landscapes and seascapes. There are boats, birds and other animals, bonsai trees, cityscapes and festival scenes. Armchair travelers will find scenes from around the world.
With the constraint of making an image 10x10cms or no larger than 100 square centimetres, the artists in this exhibition prove that it is possible to do a great deal with very little space.
The artists are: Sharon Buckland,
Margaret Bice, Margaret Carr, Lyn Cottingham, Kylie Fogarty, Jocelyn Godber,
Eva Henry, Cheryl Hodges, Janet Hicks, Sandra House, Val Johnson, Michaela
Laurie, Stuart Marshall, Isla Patterson, Neil Renfree, Camelia Smith, Jan
Vincent and Arlene Williams.
Strathnairn is open Thursday to Sunday
10am to 4pm at 80 Stockdill Drive Holt.
Suki & Hugh, Bungendore 12 October – 17 November 2019
In this exhibition, his first solo in 20 years, Tim will present a body of work which has been almost two years in the making. Offering a range of canvas sizes, a centre piece of the show is the large- scale work ‘Peaches’. The richness and accuracy of colour and the high level of detail are mouth-watering. Draped fabric appears to cascade off the canvas.
National Film and Sound Archive 27 September 2019 to 9 March 2020
Game Masters is an interactive journey through five decades of video game history, offering both a behind-the-scenes look at the creative process behind the world’s most popular characters and franchises, and a chance to play them.
Hall School Museum and Heritage Centre 6 October to 15 December 2019
Non-indigenous settlement of the Ginninderra district began in the 1820s. This exhibition features eight early district properties within the parishes of Jeir, Wallaroo and Ginninderra, supplemented by accounts of the heritage of each building.
This exhibition is about remembered landscapes., paintings of the Greek
Islands evoking memories of the artist as a young man travelling through Europe
back to the landscapes of his origins.
The exhibition includes paintings of buskers in gritty urban landscapes
which inspired him when he was an art student living in inner city Sydney. Now Stavros
Papantoniou lives in the landscape of the Southern Tablelands of New South
Wales. This new terrain has inspired him to create a fresh body of work.
These are the new landscapes of his memory.