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The Ones by Peter Rose

26 February 2018

A reading of three new short works by Peter Rose presented in our gallery.

SARAY Iluminado

28 February 2018

SARAY Iluminado play new interpretations of Sevdah (traditional folk music) from Bosnia and Herzegovina...

None but the Lonely Heart

2 March 2018

Young Greek-Cypriot Australian Soprano, Christiana Aloneftis, performs an exciting and eclectic program in...

Bird as totem

6 March 2018

An exhibition of sculpture, drawing and prints commenting on issues affecting our lives, war, the...

Thousand kisses deep

6 March 2018

A new body of work connecting the materiality of prints and the fluidity of paintings with imagery...

Venus in Fur by David Ives

9 March 2018

A whip-smart exploration of sexual politics, gender and power.

ABR Peter Porter Poetry Prize

19 March 2018

Please join us as we announce the winner of the 2018 ABR Peter Porter Poetry Prize