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Staging Oneself – Exhibition Talk

Cairns Art Gallery 40 Abbott St, Cairns, Queensland

Staging Oneself - Exhibition Talk at Cairns Art Gallery   Celebrate the opening of Cairns Art Gallery curated exhibition Staging Oneself, Photography and new media self-portraits by women artists and learn more about the practice of the contemporary women artists featured in the exhibition.   Join special guest, Geraldine Barlow, Curatorial Manager, International Art, QAGOMA […]

Cairns City Libraries Storyteller Session #1 – Crystal Leonardi

Smithfield Library 70 Cheviot Street, Smithfield, Queensland

Cairns City Libraries Storyteller Session #1 - Crystal Leonardi   Listen to ordinary community members share their personal stories of courage, hope, adversity, and resilience in a friendly small group environment.   Each session a new guest speaker tells their story, followed by respectful discussion and question time.   Be inspired by the personal experience […]

2024 SCHOOLS PROGRAM: My Friend Alice – Explaining Disability to Kids

Cairns City Library 151 Abbott St, Cairns

My Friend Alice - Explaining Disability to Kids 2024 SCHOOLS PROGRAM: MY FRIEND ALICE: Explaining Disability to Kids - Delivered by Crystal Leonardi.   AGE GROUP: This session is designed for Primary aged students   SYNOPSIS: We all have things we are good at and things we need help with, especially people with a disability. […]

Alchemy of Men Retreat

The Summit Rainforest Retreat & Conference Centre 22 Twelth Avenue, Atherton, Queensland

Alchemy of Men Retreat ALCHEMY OF MEN RETREAT 8-10 MARCH 2024   All-inclusive 3-Day Retreat where you will start your journey of learning new ways to improve your life. Adventure Challenges, outdoor activities, fire ceremony, drum journey, intuitive breathwork, deep connection to self-healing and transformation and more.   A Healing and Transformational Retreat from Start […]

ArtsNational Cairns Lecture – Les Parisiennes – How the Women of Paris Lived Loved and Died in the 1940s

Stratford Library Meeting Room 411 Kamerunga Rd, Stratford, Queensland

ArtsNational Cairns Lecture - Les Parisiennes - How the Women of Paris Lived Loved and Died in the 1940s - Presented by AnneSebba   A presentation by ArtsNational Cairns (formerly ADFAS Cairns).   Les Parisiennes is a story about women’s lives during the Nazi occupation including British and American women caught in Paris, as well […]

ArtsNational Cairns Lecture – “Seeing Music, Hearing Art” with David Banney

Stratford Library Meeting Room 411 Kamerunga Rd, Stratford, Queensland

ArtsNational Cairns Lecture - "Seeing Music, Hearing Art" with David Banney Leonardo and Palestrina, Picasso and Stravinsky, Debussy and Matisse – art and music are never provided in a vacuum, and the histories of art and music have run similar courses, with music always a little way behind.   This talk traces the major historical […]

ArtsNational Cairns Lecture – “How we got Ikea! Scandinavian Design 1880-1960” with Anne Anderson

Stratford Library Meeting Room 411 Kamerunga Rd, Stratford, Queensland

ArtsNational Cairns Lecture - "How we got Ikea! Scandinavian Design 1880-1960" with Anne Anderson   This is the story of how Norway, Sweden and Denmark looked to the British Arts and Crafts movement for design reform and influenced how Scandinavian design came of age in the 1950s. Scandinavian modern offered an ideal lifestyle for the […]

ArtsNational Cairns Lecture – “Streams of Fire and Tongues of Flame – A Short History of the Art of Glass” with Geoffrey Edwards

Stratford Library Meeting Room 411 Kamerunga Rd, Stratford, Queensland

ArtsNational Cairns Lecture - "Streams of Fire and Tongues of Flame - A Short History of the Art of Glass" with Geoffrey Edwards   In this illustrated talk the ancient and remarkable history of glass as an art form is traced with reference to works in major public collections including the National Gallery of Victoria […]