GET INSPIRED: APPLYING DESIGN TO YOUR ARTS PRACTICE

Posted 27 February 2020

GET INSPIRED: APPLYING DESIGN TO YOUR ARTS PRACTICE Geelong Design Week celebrates Geelong’s global recognition as Australia’s only UNESCO City of Design. Over 10 days from 19 to 29 March, leading local and international design experts will host more than 80 events that explore new ideas and challenge what’s possible. City of Greater Geelong, supported Read More »

Pako Festa: Celebrating Cultural Diversity !

Posted 27 February 2020

Pako Festa: Celebrating Cultural Diversity ! Australia’s largest free celebration of cultural diversity is back this weekend ! Pakington Street will transform into a marching, dancing, singing procession of diverse performers from around the world. Every year since 1983 Pako Festa has gathered together thousands of people from Geelong’s local and cultural communities, professional performers, Read More »

Skill Up! iPhoneography for makers

Posted 27 February 2020

Skill Up! iPhoneography for makers Teaching you all the practical tips and tricks to truly capturing great images! Join Sarah Weston from Craft Victoria in the first Skill Up! class for 2020. The workshop will give you some great cost-effective tips to use the camera function on your phone to take great photos of your Read More »

A theatrical re-imagining of Stella Miles Franklin’s timeless novel

Posted 27 February 2020

A theatrical re-imagining of Stella Miles Franklin’s timeless novel Introducing : My brilliant career. Kicking off in just over two weeks is a theatrical re-imagining of Stella Miles Franklin’s timeless novel of love, adventure and freedom. This glorious rehearsal shot says it all – Michaela Gregory is simply wonderful as Sybylla Melvyn – a young woman Read More »

The Exchange Music Industry Panel Showcase

Posted 27 February 2020

The Exchange Music Industry Panel Showcase In partnership with Music Victoria,  Folk Alliance International and Port Fairy Folk Festival, City of Greater Geelong are proud to present a FREE Showcase. Hear from some of Victoria’s best folk bands including: The Maes, Alice Skye, Fenn Wilson and Alana Wilkinson and listen to insights into the world Read More »

The Women in Community Life Awards are now open for nomination.

Posted 20 February 2020

The Women in Community Life Awards are now open for nomination. Recognising women in the Geelong region who make a difference within the community. Presented annually to outstanding women in the Geelong region, the awards acknowledge that through their work, volunteering and community focus contribute not only to increased participation of women and girls in Read More »

Augmented Reality journey begins at Geelong Gallery

Posted 20 February 2020

Augmented Reality journey begins at Geelong Gallery A digital tour guide has arrived at Geelong Gallery. Introducing : Orby. Designed for both individuals and groups, Orby takes visitors on a captivating, augmented reality journey through the Gallery to learn more about the works of art on display. These engaging tours explore key works from the Read More »

Geelong Arts Centre Welcomes Back Break-out Star Mary Coustas

Posted 20 February 2020

Geelong Arts Centre Welcomes Back Break-out Star Mary Coustas Mary Coustas AKA Effie is returning to her old stomping ground, Geelong, where her acting career began and thus… A Star Was Born. Everyone’s favourite gregarious Greek goddess Effie (the colourful comic creation of Acropolis Now’s big-haired, break-out star Mary Coustas) is back on the road with her latest show Effie in Love Read More »

Opportunity for artist to exhibit at Rachinger Gallery.

Posted 20 February 2020

Opportunity for artist to exhibit at Rachinger Gallery. Rachinger Gallery has an exciting opportunity for artists to exhibit works in their gallery from 30 March – 2 May. If you, or artists/groups you know, would be interested in exhibiting in April (it could be a one or two exhibitions) please get in contact and let Read More »

Grants available supporting sustainable cultural development

Posted 13 February 2020

Grants available. Supporting sustainable cultural development The Australian Government’s Regional Arts Fund is supporting sustainable cultural development in regional and remote Australia. The Fund directly focuses on supporting participation in and access to the arts whilst encouraging the greater private sector support for the arts. See below further information relating to current funding programs within Read More »

Visit Nightjars ‘Little Sister’, here in Geelong !

Posted 13 February 2020

Visit Nightjars ‘Little Sister’, here in Geelong ! AN ECLECTIC FUSION OF MUSIC, FOOD, MARKET STALLS & ENTERTAINMENT Did you miss the Nightjar Torquay in January? Don’t worry you can visit it’s little sister, Nightjar Geelong each Friday night in February at Johnstone Park! Each season sees the festival’s interactive art installations, roving performers, buskers Read More »

UNESCO City of Design Symposium – BUILDING AN INNOVATION ECOSYSTEM

Posted 13 February 2020

UNESCO City of Design Symposium – BUILDING AN INNOVATION ECOSYSTEM Hosted by Deakin University, Design Mind and the City of Greater Geelong – Australia’s only designated UNESCO City of Design. This unique international symposium will be the first of its kind in Australia, bringing together business, government and educational leaders to explore how design and Read More »

Calling all Geelong residents !

Posted 13 February 2020

Calling all Geelong residents ! You are invited to take part in a survey by Deakin University’s researchers about design and manufacturing in Geelong, and give your feedback on their ideas for an immersive digital experience (e.g. virtual reality, augmented reality, 3D printing) about Geelong’s history of invention. Deakin University would also like to understand how important Read More »

A very special evening with musician : Marcia Howard

Posted 13 February 2020

A very special evening with musician : Marcia Howard Join us for a very special evening of the music, stories and songs of Marcia Howard as she presents her show, House of Song – a concert that has been long in the planning. The show features music from her latest album Everything Reminds Me, a tribute to Read More »

Become involved in Hodyl + Co’s Creative Space Survey

Posted 13 February 2020

Become involved in Hodyl + Co’s Creative Space Survey Creative Victoria have commissioned urban design and planning consultancy Hodyl + Co to undertake research into creative spaces across Victoria. As part of the project a survey has been launched to help gather data on Victoria’s creative spaces – the place creative practitioners, creative businesses and Read More »

Green Living Festival is seeking artisans and crafters!

Posted 6 February 2020

From tiny homes to big ideas Green Living Festival is back Encouraging the community to think seasonally, grow locally, live sustainable and have fun along the way. The Anglesea Community Garden is hosting its SECOND Green Living Festival in April and are seeking artisans and crafters! Having an enormous attraction last year the Green Living Read More »

Geelong Gallery: Geelong 2020 Contemporary Soiree

Posted 6 February 2020

Geelong 2020 Contemporary Soiree Presented at the Geelong Gallery: Geelong 2020 Contemporary Soiree Join Geelong Contemporary to support the acquisition of contemporary art for Geelong Gallery. Form an opinion as Director Jason Smith and Senior Curator Lisa Sullivan propose each of the works to you! You will have your chance to vote for the work Read More »

Where food meets theatre. Introducing: Double Delicious.

Posted 6 February 2020

Where food meets theatre. Introducing: Double Delicious. Ask yourself, when was the last time you had the chance to eat, smack-bang in the middle of a theatre stage, served by TV and culinary icons? Double Delicious is where food meets theatre, as five incredible storyteller-cooks share the secrets behind their favourite dishes. Join Queen of Read More »

RRRTAG Film Society 2020 Autumn Season Released

Posted 6 February 2020

RRRTAG Film Society 2020 Autumn Season Released The RRTAG Film Society has released its new 2020 Autumn Season. This season obtains a selection of interesting and thought provoking movies.Bring along your friends or family members and enjoy delicious food and a glass wine whilst viewing a selection of captivating films. See below the list of Read More »

Geelong Art Space … Doing It Differently Exhibition 

Posted 6 February 2020

Geelong Art Space … Doing It Differently Exhibition Introducing: Doing It Differently. The Geelong Art Space is launching it’s first group exhibition, featuring a diverse range of incredibly talented artists. Doing it differently is a curated exhibition where artists are asked to showcase how they do their ‘thing’ differently… whether they paint, draw, weave, collage, Read More »

Art supplies request for bush-fire affected communities

Posted 30 January 2020

Art supplies request for bush-fire affected communities The on-going devastation wrought by recent bushfires has greatly impacted all who live in the local communities immediately affected by this tragedy. Like many in the communities affected, artists have lost their way of life and livelihood, including art supplies, artworks, studios and, in some cases, homes. To Read More »

Part concert, part sing-along with Marcia Howard

Posted 30 January 2020

Part concert, part sing-along with Marcia Howard Join Marcia Howard through story, song and film as she relives her career as a singer/songwriter in the Australian music industry at the Potato Shed. Marcia will be accompanied by musicians Matiss Schubert and Marcia’s son, Liam Gubbins in a part concert, part sing along. Sharing the inspirations Read More »

Time to submit your artwork for Arts Trail: Me and UooUoo

Posted 30 January 2020

Time to submit your artwork for Arts Trail: Me and UooUoo The Royal Children Hospital art trail, Me and UooUoo are very keen for Geelong artists to be involved! It’s time for you to get creative. The opportunity to become involved in one of Victoria’s biggest public art events in 2020 is still open! The Read More »

Exciting opportunity listings here on ArtsAtlas

Posted 23 January 2020

Exciting opportunity listings here on ArtsAtlas Curious about what’s on offer within the Arts? Discover and apply to a range of upcoming programs, artists call outs and more! There are a range of exciting listings for you to view here on the ArtsAtlas website – from competitions and awards, exhibitions, expressions of interest, funding to Read More »

What the museum sector is offering in Victoria for 2020

Posted 23 January 2020

What the museum sector is offering in 2020 Museums throughout Victoria have an exciting selection of programs coming up throughout the year. The National Wool Museum is hosting it’s first – We The Makers Design Festival. A UNESCO City of Design festival, We The Makers is a major new biennial Design Festival from the National Read More »

ArtsAction to support creative sector

Posted 23 January 2020

ArtsAction to support creative sector In partnership with Pop Up Art, Golden Plains Shire Council is excited to launch its new initiative to support and foster the local creative industry – ArtsACTION. ArtsACTION is a free upskilling and professional development program for Golden Plains artists and creatives. The program will provide online and face-to-face training, Read More »

EOI Lightscape Melbourne – Culture Creative Seeking Artists

Posted 15 January 2020

EOI Lightscape Melbourne – Culture Creative Seeking Artists A new immersive experience comes to Melbourne this winter with illuminated creations lighting a journey through the Melbourne Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria. Walk beneath tree canopies drenched in colour, through mesmerising ribbons of light and into a dynamic, glowing tunnel. Watch as light tumbles from the undergrowth Read More »

Geelong Illustrators Bushfire Relief Art Auction

Posted 15 January 2020

Geelong Illustrators Bushfire Relief Art Auction Geelong Illustrators are hosting a Bushfire Relief Art Auction with 100% of proceeds will be going to both VIC and NSW Fire Services. Participating artists will post their artworks to their Instagram, where you can place bids. The artworks will then be on display in the Geelong Illustrators Studio Read More »

How to care for and recover artworks after bushfire

Posted 15 January 2020

How to care for and recover artworks after bushfire There are three main factors to consider when thinking about the impact of bush fires on your personal treasures – smoke heat and water. The devastation wrought by the Australian bush fires has been immense and, as the fires continue to burn, the final loss won’t Read More »

Geelong Design Week official program soon released

Posted 9 January 2020

Official program soon released in February for Geelong Design Week Stage four is coming soon. Geelong Design Week 2020 will be releasing the official program this February. The program will host workshops, open houses, talks, tours and exhibitions to explore new ideas, challenge what is possible and showcase our design achievements. Discover our vitality and Read More »

Animal Rescue Collective Craft Guild

Posted 9 January 2020

Animal Rescue Collective Craft Guild You are invited to help and to join the movement. The Animal Rescue Collective is looking for all crafters, sewers, makers, designers ! There has been an immense amount of support provided for the Victorian and New South Wales fires and there is another opportunity for all crafters, sewers, makers Read More »

The Wonderland Spiegeltent returns

Posted 9 January 2020

The Wonderland Spiegeltent returns Touring Australia and visiting Barwon Heads over summer, the Spiegeltent has already hit off this month ! And there are plenty more shows to come throughout the rest of January. The Wonderland Spiegeltent transports you to an indulgent, delightfully wicked time – back to the Golden Age of Circus. Step inside Read More »

EOI – SEEKING ARTISTS

Posted 9 January 2020

EOI – SEEKING ARTISTS Me and UooUoo: THE RCH150 Anniversary Art Trail It’s time for you to get creative! Become involved in one of Victoria’s biggest public art events in 2020. EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST ARE NOW OPEN. APPLY HERE AND SUBMIT YOUR EOI TODAY ! CLOSING ON THE 31ST OF JANUARY.  Celebrating 150 years of excellence Read More »

C.A.M.P with Contemporary Artists

Posted 31 January 2019

Come and Make Performance Saturday 30th and Sunday 31st March.  Back to Back Theatre is hosting an annual weekend of delightfully ruthless theatre and performance making workshops. Located at their studio in Geelong as a part of CAMP; Come And Make Performance. For community members with and without disability who love, or are curious about performance Read More »

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