Culture Guide: 23 November – 29 November

November 23rd 2020

Sian Kelly: Eggshells

See the wonderfully weird heavy bodies that inhabit Sian Kelly’s drawings in this exhibition. Picked from four years of the artist’s practice, the drawings are a ‘kind of diary’.

WHAT: Exhibition
WHEN: Monday 23 November, 10am-4pm
WHERE: Sydney Art Collective, Marrickville
HOW MUCH: Free, more details here


Sweeneys Comedy

See a line-up of local comedy with this freshly revived comedy night!

WHAT: Comedy night
WHEN: Tuesday 24  November, 7:30-9pm
WHERE: Hotel Sweeneys
HOW MUCH: Free, more details here



Cooee arts returns to normal activities as COVID comes under control, and presents us with en exhibition of Indigenous art from all over Australia. Featuring works on canvas, paper, bark and sculptures.

WHAT: Exhibition
WHEN: 28 November – 19 December
WHERE: Cooee Art Gallery
HOW MUCH: Free, more info here


Isolate Make

Australian Design Centre presents creations from artists responding to the trials of isolation. Artists include Glenn Barkley, Crossing Threads and Liz Payne.

WHAT: Exhibition
WHEN: 26 November – 27 January
WHERE: Australian Design Centre
HOW MUCH: Free, more details here


DIY Mosaic Lamp Workshop

Learn the 500-year-old practice of Turkish mosaic laying in this workshop! You will be guided to create your own mosaic lamp through learning geometrical patterns and tile laying techniques.

WHAT: Craft Workshop
WHEN: Saturday 28 November, 11am-1pm
WHERE: Mosaic Art Studio
HOW MUCH: $89, book tickets here


Sound in Space

Join this online film + music screening presented by Pink Flamingo Cinema for ‘a hypercolour psychedelic mash of retro-futurist space travel imagery’ created by artist Daisy Knight. Sound is by bitchCRAFT, using analogue synthesisers to create danceable soundworks.

WHAT: Film screening
WHEN: Saturday 28 November, 7-8pm
WHERE: Online
HOW MUCH: Free, more info here



You are invited to a festival of ideas, action and change.
In its fourth year Antidote’s lineup of talks, workshops, visual arts and immersive experiences invites leading thinkers and makers to consider the world’s big problems, and possible solutions.
WHAT: Festival
WHEN: Sunday 29 November, 10am-9pm
WHERE: Sydney Opera House
HOW MUCH: Various prices, more info here
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