Victoria’s first Creative State Summit 29-30 June, 2017
Hot Arts for Cool Kids: Explore, Bang, Create, Sew, Sculpt, Draw, Enjoy
MELBOURNE, 1 JUNE 2017 — Arts Centre Melbourne’s Gallery 1 will be transformed into The Kiln, a space for artists and arts workers to gather this winter from June to August for a program of discussions, masterclasses, networking events, residencies, readings, forums and training.
Artwell is a weekly program for community members to work on mental wellness through art practices such as painting, drawing, sculpture and more. Participants are led by a facilitator to create new art, or are welcome to continue to work on their own practice. $5 per session. Wednesdays 10am to 12noon (during school terms).
Ventana Musica: The Journey of the Guitar - a musical narration of the vihuela's journey from Europe to the Americas in the 15th century and the transformations it underwent. From the vihuela to the guitarron chileno, each string instrument will shine by the hand of local musicians. Curated by Rosemary Hodgson.
The Build your Business workshop program is a key pillar for providing support to the small business community. For the first time, Council has partnered with co-working facility, Frankston Foundry, to deliver its most exciting and innovative workshop program yet. The program includes a range of topics, with a distinct focus on ‘business in the digital age’ and start ups.
Arts Review by Jade is a blogsite showcasing reviews of arts-based projects, performances and venues in Melbourne, Bayside and Mornington Peninsula that aims to engage a diverse range of people for the shared enjoyment of the arts in our community by providing interesting, easy-to-read articles.