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The Age of Bones – Saturday Matinee

Published: Friday, 10 February 2017

A biting and magical satire set deep beneath the sea! The Age of Bones (Jaman Belulang) traces the story of Ikan, an Indonesian boy who goes fishing one day and fails to return. Fearing the worst, his family hires a famed seafarer to track him down – he finds nothing. Combining Indonesian puppetry, music and […]

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Harvey Sutherland & Bermuda

Published: Wednesday, 8 February 2017

Harvey Sutherland’s improvisational live show – equal parts 808 rattle and double disco clap – is an evolving, synthetic boogie exploration. Manning the controls of the mighty Juno 60 synthesizer, Harvey sweats it out with the crowd, looping new phrases and modulations, pitch-bent solos and the occasional Janet Jackson cover into a heavy four-to-the-floor throwdown. […]

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Salt Room (March)

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Brought to you by BAD!SLAM!NO!BISCUIT!, in partnership with Ainslie and Gorman Arts Centres, the Salt Room presents poetry in its many forms. Featuring national, international and Territory poets alongside performers from varied disciplines, this is a night that combines experiments, entireties and fractures. Featuring Shane Strange, Jacqui Malins, Sandra Renew and Paul Heslin. Shane Strange […]

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Sun-Down Get Down

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Get down in Gorman’s little village green. Join us for a garden get down featuring Canberra’s finest purveyors of disco, funk and soul; and the launch of Ainslie + Gorman’s 2017 program. At Sun-Down Get-Down we invite you to have a conversation with a stranger, discover stories from the future, play with mischievous performers, and […]

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The Age of Bones – Friday Matinee

Published: Thursday, 2 February 2017

A biting and magical satire set deep beneath the sea! The Age of Bones (Jaman Belulang) traces the story of Ikan, an Indonesian boy who goes fishing one day and fails to return. Fearing the worst, his family hires a famed seafarer to track him down – he finds nothing. Combining Indonesian puppetry, music and […]

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The Age of Bones

Published: Wednesday, 1 February 2017

A biting and magical satire set deep beneath the sea! The Age of Bones (Jaman Belulang) traces the story of Ikan, an Indonesian boy who goes fishing one day and fails to return. Fearing the worst, his family hires a famed seafarer to track him down – he finds nothing. Combining Indonesian puppetry, music and […]

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The Séamus Begley Trio – Bold Kerryman Tour

Published: Thursday, 19 January 2017

In partnership with the National Folk Festival, Ainslie and Gorman Arts Centres is excited to present The Séamus Begley Trio live in concert. In Australia for the Bold Kerryman Tour, The Séamus Begley Trio brings together the musical gifts of the Irish artists – Seamus Begley, Dezi Donnelly and Matt Griffin. One can experience the […]

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Free legal advice clinic for artists

Published: Wednesday, 16 November 2016

The Arts Law Centre of Australia is offering FREE 40-minute legal advice clinics for artists and creatives! Make the most of this opportunity to gain a better understanding of the legal issues affecting your arts practice. This free legal advice clinic from the Arts Law Centre of Australia provides an opportunity for artists and arts […]

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Entering the Work

Published: Wednesday, 26 October 2016

A selection of film and video works by Australian and international artists that explore locality and self-representation. Each artist initiates an exchange not only with the environment they place themselves within but also the specificity of their recording apparatus. 16mm, super8, digital video and expanded cinema performance. Featuring work by Jenny Baines (UK), Selena de […]

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Collected Resonances (November)

Published: Tuesday, 25 October 2016

Collected Resonances is a concert series curated by students of the ANU Experimental Music Studio. Each evening consists of four 20-minute sets featuring different groups of sonic and visual artists from Canberra and further afield, with a focus on creating a performance space to encourage innovative cross-media collaborations. This will be the final Collected Resonances event for the […]

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