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November 2015

START at the Gallery: Desert Days

1 November, 2015 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Various locations in the Art Gallery (AGSA),
North Terrace
Adelaide, South Australia 5000 Australia
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Cost: FREE, all materials supplied

The Gallery’s START program has been encouraging South Australia’s youngest artists for six years, inspiring the creativity of tens of thousands of young art lovers at the monthly START days. DESERT DAYS START at the Gallery is celebrating Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander art and culture with special tours of the Desert Salon in TARNANTHI, traditional games, activities, and music. 11 am, 11.30 am, 12 noon, 12.30 pm, 1 pm, 1.30 pm & 2 pm Children’s Tours Join the special…

October 2015

Teacher’s Briefing

27 October, 2015 @ 4:30 pm - 7:00 pm
The Studio, Lower Ground Floor, Art Gallery of South Australia,
North Terrace
Adelaide, South Australia 5000 Australia
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Cost: $10 , please book but pay at the door

Tertiary sector lecturers and students are invited to explore exhibitions at the Art Gallery of South Australia with TARNANTHI Artistic Director Nici Cumpston and Art Gallery of South Australia Assistant Director: Artistic Programs Lisa Slade. Recommended for tertiary sector lecturers and students from Arts, Design and Humanities disciplines. Professional Learning certificates supplied.   For more information on Learning at the Gallery programs, visit the Learning page at Art Gallery Learning

Speakers:Artistic Director Nici Cumpston, Art Gallery of South Australia Assistant Director: Artistic Programs Lisa Slade

Lunchtime Talk

27 October, 2015 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Art Gallery of South Australia,
North Terrace
Adelaide, South Australia 5000 Australia
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Cost: FREE

On Tuesdays the lunchtime floor talks are led by curators and invited guests.   Elle Freak, Associate Curator, Paintings Sculpture, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art, considers the works of Alair Pambegan and Tony Albert in the TARNANTHI exhibition.

Speakers:Elle Freak, Associate Curator of Australian Paintings, Sculpture and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art

Auslan Tour

24 October, 2015 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Various locations in the Art Gallery (AGSA),
North Terrace
Adelaide, South Australia 5000 Australia
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Cost: Free admission

A Tour of the Art Gallery of South Australia for deaf and hearing-impaired visitors assisted by an AUSLAN interpreter.

Tertiary Sector Briefing

20 October, 2015 @ 4:30 pm - 7:00 pm
The Studio, Lower Ground Floor, Art Gallery of South Australia,
North Terrace
Adelaide, South Australia 5000 Australia
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Cost: $10 , please book but pay at the door

F-12 teachers are invited to explore exhibitions at the Art Gallery of South Australia and discover learning opportunities for their school with TARNANTHI Artistic Director Nici Cumpston and Art Gallery of South Australia Assistant Director: Artistic Programs Lisa Slade. Recommended for early years, primary, secondary, TRT and pre-service teachers. Professional Learning certificates supplied.   For more information on Learning at the Gallery programs, visit the Learning page at Art Gallery Learning

Speakers:Artistic Director Nici Cumpston, Art Gallery of South Australia Assistant Director: Artistic Programs Lisa Slade

Lunchtime Talk

20 October, 2015 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Art Gallery of South Australia,
North Terrace
Adelaide, South Australia 5000 Australia
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Cost: FREE

On Tuesdays the lunchtime floor talks are led by curators and invited guests.   TARNANTHI artist James Tylor discusses his work in the exhibition.

Speakers:TARNANTHI artist James Tylor

Curator Talk: Shimmer

18 October, 2015 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
South Australian Museum,
North Terrace
Adelaide, South Australia 5000 Australia
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Cost: FREE

An insight into the exhibition from curators, Margaret Hancock Davis and Coby Edgar.

Pirrku Warrapina LIVE

18 October, 2015 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Art Gallery of South Australia, Gallery 25,
North Terrace
Adelaide, SA 5000 Australia
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Join local and interstate writers for a very special reading and storytelling event as part of the TARNANTHI At The Gallery exhibition, as some of the most provocative and dynamic voices in Australian writing share their creative responses to visual artworks from the exhibition. Featuring Bruce Pascoe, Ali Cobby Eckermann, Ellen van Neerven, Nyurpaya Kaika-Burton, Natalie Harkin, Celestine Rowe, Edoardo Crismani, Alexis West and Adrian Stanley.

Making Marks: Flinders University City Gallery

18 October, 2015 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
State Library of South Australia,
North Terrace
Adelaide, SA Australia
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Join us at the Flinders University City Gallery to explore the exhibition and make an artwork of your own. Suitable for 3-8 year olds. 17 & 18 October Free

Ali Cobby Eckermann in conversation with Nyurpaya Kaika – Burton

18 October, 2015 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Art Gallery of South Australia, Radford Auditorium,
North Terrace
Adelaide, SA 5000 Australia
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Award-winning poet and artist Ali Cobby Eckermann and artist, elder and advocate Nyurpaya Kaika-Burton illuminate their experiences telling stories through a number of different practices including poetry, painting, weaving, writing and song.

The Big Weekend at the Art Gallery

18 October, 2015 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Art Gallery of South Australia,
North Terrace
Adelaide, South Australia 5000 Australia
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Get ready for the Big Weekend! Immerse yourself in contemporary Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander art with free musical performances by Thelma Plum, Corey Theatre, Simi Vuata and Danny Hughes, dance by Taikurtinna, an artist talk by Raymond Zada and readings by writers Nyurpaya Kaika-Burton and Ali-Cobby Eckermann, among others.   TARNANTHI Exhibitions 10am – 5pm Guided Tours departing from the Atrium 11am & 2pm Danny Hughes a graduate from the Centre for Aboriginal Studies in Music performs live 10:30am & 11:30am Story Telling…

South Australian Museum

18 October, 2015 @ 2:00 am - 3:00 pm
South Australian Museum,
North Terrace
Adelaide, South Australia 5000 Australia
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Shimmer Curators Margaret Hancock Davis and Coby Edgar will discuss the works within the museum and their connection with the museums collections.

Making Marks: Flinders University City Gallery

18 October, 2015 @ 12:00 am - 4:00 pm
Flinders University City Gallery,
State Library of South Australia, North Terrace
Adelaide, South Australia 5000 Australia
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Join us at the Flinders University City Gallery to explore the exhibition and make an artwork of your own. Suitable for 3 – 8 year olds. 17 & 18 October Free

Artist Talk: Shimmer

17 October, 2015 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Jam Factory,
19 Morphett Street
Adelaide, South Australia 5000 Australia
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Cost: FREE

Exhibiting artist Dale Harding talks about his experience with the South Australian Museum collections and his resulting artwork.

Making Marks: Flinders University City Gallery

17 October, 2015 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
State Library of South Australia,
North Terrace
Adelaide, SA Australia
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Join us at the Flinders University City Gallery to explore the exhibition and make an art work of your own. Suitable for 3-8 year olds. 17 & 18 October Free

The Big Weekend at the Art Gallery

17 October, 2015 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Art Gallery of South Australia,
North Terrace
Adelaide, South Australia 5000 Australia
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Get ready for the Big Weekend! Immerse yourself in contemporary Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander art with free musical performances by Thelma Plum, Corey Theatre, Simi Vuata and Danny Hughes, dance by Taikurtinna, an artist talk by Raymond Zada and readings by writers Nyurpaya Kaika-Burton and Ali-Cobby Eckermann, among others.   TARNANTHI Exhibitions 10am – 5pm Guided Tours 11am and 2pm, departing from the Atrium Danny Hughes a Graduate from the Centre for Aboriginal Studies in Music performs live 10.30am, 11.30am, 2.30pm…

TARNANTHI Art Bus

17 October, 2015 @ 10:00 am - 18 October, 2015 @ 5:00 pm

Jump on the TARNANTHI Art Bus which continuously loops around the city to our CBD partner exhibitions. WHEN   Saturday 17 October 2015, 10am – 5pm Sunday 18 October 2015, 10am – 5pm See map below for routes and stops

TARNANTHI Art Bike Tour

17 October, 2015 @ 12:45 am - 4:30 pm
Jam Factory,
19 Morphett Street
Adelaide, South Australia 5000 Australia
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Join TARNANTHI Assistant Curator Coby Edgar for a tour around town visiting some of her favourite TARNANTHI exhibitions. Meet at the JamFactory with your bike, or hire one free of charge from one of the convenient TARNANTHI Bike Nodes and pedal your way to TARNANTHI fun!

Making Marks: Flinders University City Gallery

17 October, 2015 @ 12:00 am - 4:00 pm
Flinders University City Gallery,
State Library of South Australia, North Terrace
Adelaide, South Australia 5000 Australia
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Join us at the Flinders University City Gallery to explore the exhibition and make an artwork of your own. Suitable for 3 – 8 year olds. 17 & 18 October Free

Kopi Healing and Energy Workshop with Maree Clarke

15 October, 2015 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Jam Factory,
19 Morphett Street
Adelaide, South Australia 5000 Australia
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An exploration of grief and loss where participants make their own Kopi (traditional mourning cap). For more information please contact JamFactory reception on (08) 8410 0727 or click here. Bookings Essential.

Mina Lakapawa – Exhibition Opening

13 October, 2015 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
ADELAIDE CENTRAL SCHOOL OF ART, GLENSIDE CULTURAL PRECINCT,
7 Mulberry Road
Glenside, South Australia 5065 Australia
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Highly regarded Tasmanian artist Vicki West continues her deeply rooted cultural exploration through an immersive installation in Adelaide Central Gallery. Working with kalikina (bull kelp), West explores concepts of ecology, environment and cultural connection to Country. This extraordinary work will transport audiences through sound, light, projection and woven sculpture.

Lunchtime Talk

13 October, 2015 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Art Gallery of South Australia,
North Terrace
Adelaide, South Australia 5000 Australia
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Cost: FREE

On Tuesdays the lunchtime floor talks are led by curators and invited guests.   TARNANTHI Artistic Director Nici Cumpston introduces the key themes in the exhibition, in gallery 25.

Speakers:TARNANTHI Artistic Director Nici Cumpston

Our Mob

12 October, 2015 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Public opening event Monday 12 October 2015: Our Mob 2015: Art by South Australian Aboriginal Artists opening celebration, Artspace, Adelaide Festival Centre at 5:30pm

Daily Tour

12 October, 2015 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Various locations in the Art Gallery (AGSA),
North Terrace
Adelaide, South Australia 5000 Australia
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Cost: Free admission

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