Culture Guide 22 – 28 June

June 21st 2020

Sydney Film Festival: Awards Announced!

Awards have been announced for the first digital Sydney Film Festival. Alex Wu’s ‘Idol’ wins in the shorts category, Elisa Scanlen takes home the best director award for ‘Mukbang’ and ‘Descent’ wins for documentaries. Rent packages or individually!

WHAT: Online film festival
WHEN: For 12 days from purchase
WHERE: Sydney Film Festival Website
LINK: Here


In the Shade II

Passionate about current issues in Australia? See current work from local Sydney printmakers in this travelling exhibition.

WHAT: Exhibition
WHEN: Until June 30
WHERE: Gallery Lane Cove
LINK: More info here


Brian Fuata: Dream Sequence

Brian Fuata will perform with his incredible voice at Urban Theatre Projects. You’re in for something enthralling.

WHAT: Performance
WHEN: Wednesday 2 June, 1-4pm
WHERE: Urban Theatre Projects
LINK: Free, more info here


Connected to the Land

We can’t get enough of Indigenous art. See this collective exhibition that pays tribute to artists from Western Australia.

WHAT: Exhibition
WHEN: Until August 1
WHERE: The Cross Art Projects
LINK: Free, more details here


MCA Artbar Online

Love a party but don’t want to leave home? MCA Artbar is a place to meet and chat about contemporary art. This week it goes online for the first time ever!

WHAT: Party
WHEN: Friday 26 June 7-10pm
WHERE: Online
LINK: Here


Breaking Glass

Performed by Sydney Chamber Opera, this performance didn’t quite get the opening it deserved! Composed by emerging composer Josephine Macken. Check it out below.

WHAT: Opera
WHEN: Always
WHERE: Online
LINK: Here


52 Actions: Patricia Piccinini

Artspace is running 52 Actions, featuring work from a new Australian artist every week. Check out what Patricia Piccinini’s signature ugly babies below.

WHAT: Online Artwork
WHEN: Always
WHERE: Artspace Website
LINK: Here

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