Long Table Dinner, 6.00pm, Friday 16 August

Long Table Dinner, 6.00pm, Friday 16 August

OUR AUGUST LONG TABLE DINNER, is open to everyone and is all about sharing. Essential to share is a plate and a sense of humour. Drinks and story telling are optional!   If you are thinking of coming to the Long Table Dinner on August 16 at 6.00pm please RSVP to Ludmila Doneman or message 0434 357 862. Date: 6.00pm, Friday 16 July Venue: The Old Ambulance Station...
Our People, Our Place – 24 August to 22 September – Old Ambo Galleries

Our People, Our Place – 24 August to 22 September – Old Ambo Galleries

OUR PEOPLE, OUR PLACE is a large scale photographic exhibition projection work that showcases and celebrates the rich diversity of our region. Combining portraiture, projection and sound, Our People, Our Place tells the story of 32 people from across the Sunshine Coast. Showcasing a refreshing honesty and intimacy, this project shares stories of pursuits of self-discovery and devotion to serving our community, from those who grew up here and those who chose to make the Sunshine Coast their home. Join us for the official opening of Our People, Our Place in the galleries at 6.00pm, Saturday 24 August at 6pm. Horizon Festival Dates: Saturday 24 August, 11am to 7pm; Sunday 25 August to Tuesday 27 August, 10am to 6.30pm; Wednesday 28 August to Sunday 1 September, 10am to 8pm Non festival September Dates: Monday to Saturday 10.00am to 3.00pm Location: Exhibition galleries, The Old Ambulance Station Price:...
[In]Place[In]Conversation-Saturday 24 August, 4-6pm, Old Ambo Galleries

[In]Place[In]Conversation-Saturday 24 August, 4-6pm, Old Ambo Galleries

[IN]PLACE [IN]CONVERSATION Join leading artists working with technology as they deep dive into how art and tech collide. The panel will be moderated by Sutu aka Stuart Campbell, VR artist + film maker and co-founder of EyeJack. Sutu will be joined by panelists who are paving the way in art and technology. The panel consists of: Helena Papageorgiou ([In]Place Lead Artist); James Muller ([In]Place Artist; Robert Andrew (Experimenta Artist); and Chris Boden (Immerse Conference/Create Noosa) Expect to be challenged, provoked, and slightly uncomfortable in your shoes. The panel will be followed by a live performance from [In]Place artist Kellie O’Demspey and sound composer Mick Dick. Date: Saturday 24 August, 4-6pm Location: Exhibition Galleries, The Old Ambulance Station Price: Free Register your interest Presented in partnership with Experimenta, USC Art Gallery, The Old Ambo and Immerse. [In]Place is supported by the Regional Arts Development Fund, a partnership between the Queensland Government and Sunshine Coast Council to support local arts and culture in regional...
[In]Place-Saturday August 24 to Sunday 1 September, Nambour

[In]Place-Saturday August 24 to Sunday 1 September, Nambour

[IN]PLACE draws on the creative output of five visual artists who have worked in collaboration with experienced animator Helena Papageorgiou to transform their work into an animated and interactive experience, supported by the EyeJack app. Exploring the fluid nature of the environment, both individually and collectively the [In]Place artists search for presence, transition and transformation through Augmented Reality (AR) play. All five works are presented across Nambour, collectively forming an interactive art trail. [In]Place artists are Carley Cornelissen, Claire Matthews, James Muller, Kellie O’Dempsey and Pamela See. Official Opening: Saturday 24 August, 6-7pm at The Old Ambo Dates: Saturday 24 August, 11am to 7pm; Sunday 25 August to Tuesday 27 August, 10am to 6.30pm; Wednesday 28 August to Sunday 1 September, 10am to 8pm Location: Nambour, including The Old Ambo Price: Free Presented in partnership with Experimenta, USC Art Gallery, The Old Ambo and Immerse. [In]Place is supported by the Regional Arts Development Fund, a partnership between the Queensland Government and Sunshine Coast Council to support local arts and culture in regional...
Experience Colour, Gallery 2, 27 September to 27 October

Experience Colour, Gallery 2, 27 September to 27 October

EXPERIENCE COLOUR is an exhibition of new abstracts works by local artists Odessa Mahony-de Vries and Amanda Bennetts. Two youthful emerging artists have joined forces to create an array of colourful abstract artwork, in hopes of making their mark on the Sunshine Coast Art scene. This is a must see exhibition for abstract contemporary art lovers alike. The exhibition has a strong focus on process based methods of painting on a large scale. Emphasising a playful and experimental approach to making, the artwork pops with colourful application of pigments, shapes, layering and textures. The artworks may be playful but these artists are serious about their practice, having exhibited in both local and interstate galleries as well as receiving numerous significant awards. Amanda is currently completing her art studies in Brisbane and Odessa has recently returned from her studies in Melbourne.  Dates: 27 September to 27 October 2019 in Old Ambo Gallery 2 Official Opening: 6.00pm to 8.00pm Thursday 10 October Hours: 10.00am to 3.00pm, Monday to...
Between, Galley 1, 9-27 October

Between, Galley 1, 9-27 October

BETWEEN is an exhibition of thirty decorated bamboo poles facilitated by Richmond Fellowship Queensland to coincide with World Mental Health Day (Thursday 10 October). Richmond Fellowship Queensland are a community-owned organisation that supports people facing mental health challenges and social disadvantage. Across Queensland, our people and programs encourage self belief and discovery, personal growth and the achievement of life goals. The poles are the result of a group exercise using imagination and senses as a visual marker of inner and outer worlds…. hence ‘between’. Dates: 9 to 27 October, in Gallery 1 Offical Opening: 6.00-8.00pm Thursday 10 October Open: 10.00am to 3.00pm...