Culture Guide: 13 – 19 December

December 13th 2021
Interactive Event

Sugar Republic Sydney

“Sugar lovers, a real-life Willy Wonka Factory, has opened in Sydney! Our brand new experience takes place in a huge heritage warehouse at The Rocks, with two floors of immersive spaces celebrating iconic lollies, ice creams and sweet treats. Feeling like a kid in a candy store is the aim of the game – regardless of age!”

Times for bookings are:

Thursday 11-4
Friday 11-4
Saturday 10-5
Sunday 10-5

47 George Street, Sydney

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Laneway Cinema at The Rocks - Christmas edition

“Watch your favourite musical movies under the stars in the charming, heritage surrounds of The Rocks with Laneway Cinema. Amongst golden sandstone buildings and cobbled lanes, you’ll find a giant screen surrounded by cosy bean bags, blankets and comfy deck chairs.”

Wednesday 1 December – Elf
Wednesday 8 December – Bad Moms 2
Wednesday 15 December – The Holiday
Wednesday 22 December – Love Actually
Wednesday 29 December – Lethal Weapon”

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Bastille special edition: French Christmas Market

“The annual Food, Wine & Arts Revolution is swapping its traditional Beret for a Christmas hat to return just in time for Christmas, with an array of amazing French Wines and delicious food in front of Customs House. The Bastille Festival is a French cultural celebration held each July and around Bastille Day. This free-entry Festival is a huge celebration of Food, Wine & Arts happening around Circular Quay.”

With more than 50 pop-up art & craft and wine & food stalls, you’d better start preparing your stomachs for a Food & Wine Feast.

Happening Friday 17 December – Monday 20 December.

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Happy Objects

Emerging in part from the writings of Soetsu Yanagi in ‘The Beauty of Everyday Things’, Happy Objects is curated and designed by Stephen Goddard with Lisa Cahill and the ADC Team. Happy objects celebrates our commitment to give objects a long life, appreciate their beauty and stories, and embrace their function.

Happening 18 November 2021 — 25 January 2022.

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Art Exhibition

Apothecary Now!

“Apothecary Now! is an exhibition featuring ceramic works by Sassy Park. Inspired by Renaissance apothecary jars, Sassy Park’s pots use similar maiolica glaze techniques and motifs, linking the current Covid-19 pandemic to history. The hand painted pots reflect our recent preoccupation with newly developed pharmaceutical vaccines, controversial cures and pandemic messaging.

Apothecary Now! is currently on display at Object Space.

Happening Monday 13 December 2021 – Tuesday 25 January 2022

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