Artifact: Jeff Moorfoot

An artifact is typically an item of cultural or historical interest. It is often said, you can judge a person’s character by the company one keeps, or the ingredients of one’s refrigerator, or one’s choice in fashion. These images of collected ephemera feature a few of my valued possessions, acquired over the years by various […]

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Live Mural Painting: Jordache

Hailing from Brisbane, Australia, Jordache is a contemporary, post-graffiti artist and the director of Mayne Line – a community gallery championing urban culture and street art. His expressive and experimental work has seen Jordache transform large-scale urban environments from concrete jungle to dynamic displays across Australia and Nepal as part of street art festivals and […]

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QUT Art, Design and Innovation Showcase

Take a tour of the incredible Creative Industries Precinct at QUT Kelvin Grove and visit some of their facilities with an amazing range of open studios, exhibitions and more with QUT’s Art, Design and Innovation Showcase. Check out selected works from Industrial Design, Fashion, Interactive and Visual Design final year projects that push the boundaries of design innovation. Experience the luminous lanterns show from Interior […]

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Bonafides: Linde Ivimey

The hybrid figurative forms borrow from the artist’s life directly, bringing animation and resonance to her personal memories. Like Ivimey, many of us share a tendency to privilege certain objects, holding dear the ones that inspire us, keeping them for best. Ivimey has chosen this moment as a time to give utility to her most […]

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Petrichor: Lara Merrett

Lara Merrett’s colour-rich abstract paintings reveal an intimate and intuitive approach to painting. Working on a large-scale, Merrett apposes blocks of painted flat colour with transparent, amorphous pools of acrylic and ink. These delicately layered paintings evoke senses beyond the purely visual, and hint at connections to memory and place. “The exhibition title, Petrichor, describes […]

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RMXTV

Experience a live art remix as a group of artists test their creative agility this May at Museum of Brisbane. Over the course of three weeks, participants will draw and paint on a large purpose-built environment guided by a series of prompts delivered via the big screen. RMXTV is the latest in the RMX series […]

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Performance + Installation: MEAT MIRROR

Be shared! Or be scared! Ever wondered how dangerous Kim Kardashian’s booty is? And just how far social media and celebrity culture will invade? MEAT MIRROR asks what is beauty, what is horror? Through absurdity and humour MEAT MIRROR tackles the alarming normalisation of life-threatening surgical enhancement. MEAT MIRROR throws gullibility, butchery, beauty, Orwellian satire, […]

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MELT Portrait Prize

The annual MELT Portrait Prize returns, celebrating heroes in the LGBTIQ+ community, attracting exceptional artworks from across Australia. The annual Melt Portrait Prize gives visual artists the creative license to celebrate heroes in the LGBTIQ+ community; whether it be a local icon or an internationally acclaimed personality.  Having developed a reputation for attracting exceptional works of art from across Australia, […]

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Regenerate

For almost a century, the iconic Brisbane Powerhouse building has been a time capsule of Brisbane’s history. To celebrate 21 years as a ground-breaking cultural precinct, we are proud to unveil Regenerate – a free exhibition that documents the stories and secrets of the iconic building’s rich 95-year history. Spanning three ‘acts’, this special exhibition exposes the […]

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