No matter where you are, great art is always just around the corner! Here are some of our top picks for the East Coast this week!
Human Rights Arts and Film Festival:
WHEN: 7-21st May 6:30pm-late
PRICE: visit the Film Festival website for details
Emerging Visual Artists at Less Than Zero
Local bar and restaurant Less than Zero has opened is now moonlighting as an emerging art gallery, with Amy Freund (shameless plug) as the inaugural artist to present her artwork at the restaurant as part of their ’emerging artist series.
WHEN: Opening night: Tuesday 12th May 5-9pm
WHERE: Less Than Zero
Momento at 2 Danks Street:
With a past in ice-sculpturing, Janet Tavener presents her works in a series called Memento; highlighting the effects of global warming on the environment, turning all living things into nothing but a memento.
WHEN: May 8 – 6th June
WHERE: 2 Danks Street
An Imprecise Science
WHEN: Now-17th May
Anywhere Festival is a festival of performance anywhere but a theatre in the nooks and crannies of Brisbane – from West End to Zillmere, Goodna to Carina.
WHEN: 7-24th May
WHERE: Brisbane City
PRICE: Prices start from $15
The Promised Land
Michael Parekowhai: The Promised Land’ is a major exhibition of one of New Zealand’s leading contemporary artists that features the Gallery transformed into an immersive environment for viewing art: a ‘memory palace’ within which to discover photography and sculpture spanning more than two decades of Parekowhai’s expansive practice.
WHEN: Now – 21st June