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November 2017
FREE EVENT

40×40

3 November - 22 December

Presented by Salamanca Arts Centre for SAC40 Part of Salamanca Arts Centre’s 40th Anniversary Celebrations, the 40×40 exhibition showcases the works of SAC Resident Artists, both past and present. All works are no larger than 40cm x 40cm x 40cm. Featured Artists include: Hannah Blackmore Hilary Clared Amanda Connor Phillip England Grace Garton Eun Ju Cho Anne Mestitz Kath Sinkora Emily Snadden Tanja Von Behrens EXHIBITION DATES:  Friday 3 November – Friday 22 December 2017 9:00am – 5:00pm weekdays

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December 2017
FREE

Darkness and Light
On The Tasman

1 December, 2017 - 3 January, 2018

Adrian Bradbury‘s visceral paintings of dawn and dusk over the Tasman Sea. This small suite of paintings is a continuation of Adrian’s last body of work First Light. “It continues my fascination with the dawn light over the Tasman Sea. The subtle gradations of light to dark, and contrast between night and day that can be experienced before the sun rises.” – Adrian Bradbury In an attempt to make interesting, visceral paintings of high intensity, Adrian has focused on a strong contrast…

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FREE

Ag / BLACK

1 December, 2017 - 31 January, 2018

Antique process portraiture in the selfie age: contemporary collodion tintype photographic portraits by SAC Resident Artist Phillip England. The revival of early chemical photographic processes including collodion tintypes exemplifies in part a reaction to the computer-based, digital incorporeality of contemporary photography and a return to hand crafted, analogue image making. Their beguiling materiality is rarely encountered in modern photography. Phillip England‘s contemporary tintype portraits resonate hauntingly with historical tintypes. The long exposures required force the sitter to concentrate on their…

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FREE EVENT

Images of Tasmania 20

15 December, 2017 - 3 January, 2018

20th annual exhibition of approx 42 artists with links to the Tasmanian College of the Arts in its various incarnations. Artists mount mini exhibitions so viewers can more fully appreciate artistic practice through bodies of work rather than single works. Participants represent the 1950s till now including recent and current graduates. The exhibition aims to create a high standard with bodies of work by serious art practitioners staging a series of mini exhibitions representing a wide range of approaches across…

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$20 - $25

La mia passione

15 December - 16 December

Musical Theatre Crew‘s Senior Ensemble presents a cabaret: La mia passione It can destroy and save. It can paralyse or drive. It can extinguish or it can ignite. Actions and reactions, but with what consequences? Rated M15+ Curated by Finn Carter and featuring Maggie James, Cassie Ogle, Martine Holiday, Brandon Chilcott, Lauren Tollard-Williams, Caitlin Carnaby, Mia Grant, Emilia Hawkey, Hugh Gable, Emily Orange, Lucinda Smith, Jazmin Garrard and Ella Wescombe with Iestyn Parry on keys and Take 2. TICKETS: Adult $25 /…

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$25

SIXTY JAZZ CLUB
(S04E02) :
The Last Hurrah

15 December

Presented by Drink Tasmania and Matt Boden Music. This is it. The End. Something about not going gently but raging. Well, we certainly know something about how to put on a jazz party, and The Last Hurrah will be no exception! Sixty Jazz Club is going out with a bang, no whimpers in sight. We have a stellar, dreamy lineup of the crème de la crème, a bar bursting with goodness, and the familiar faces that have helped turn Sixty…

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FREE

Rektango

15 December @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:30pm on Friday, repeating until 22 December, 2017

Rektango is a weekly event held every Friday in Salamanca Art Centre’s own enchanting Courtyard. Hemmed in by a cliff face stretching up to Battery Point, people from all walks of life gather for live music every Friday evening between 5:30pm and 7:30pm. It’s a FREE EVENT event run by the musicians themselves, with lots of dancing, catching up with old friends or meeting new ones. There’s hot mulled wine and fires in the winter, sangria in the summer, plus beers, ciders and…

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FREE

Rektango

22 December @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:30pm on Friday, repeating until 22 December, 2017

Rektango is a weekly event held every Friday in Salamanca Art Centre’s own enchanting Courtyard. Hemmed in by a cliff face stretching up to Battery Point, people from all walks of life gather for live music every Friday evening between 5:30pm and 7:30pm. It’s a FREE EVENT event run by the musicians themselves, with lots of dancing, catching up with old friends or meeting new ones. There’s hot mulled wine and fires in the winter, sangria in the summer, plus beers, ciders and…

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January 2018
$16 - $18

What Have I Done? :
Album Launch & Concert

3 January, 2018

Award-winning songwriter and piano troubadour George Begbie will return from Berlin to his native Hobart, for a special one-off show and to launch his new album, What Have I Done? The experience of watching George Begbie perform has the power to stay with you long after the performance is over.  His tender, affecting, and arresting voice moves calmly from soft ballads to kicking over the stool in a rowdy piano romp. With melodies moving between funk and jazz rhythms, to…

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FREE EVENT

Perfect Imperfect

4 January, 2018 - 31 January, 2018

The beauty of death, decay and accident Perfect Imperfect is an exhibition by Steve Lovegrove of wet plate collodion images, a process from the early 1800’s, depicting  a collection of images made from found objects, made either directly onto aluminium plates or inside vintage tins. EXHIBITION DATES: Thursday 4 – Wednesday 31 January 2018 Monday – Friday 9:00am – 5:00pm / Saturday and Sunday 10:00am – 4:00pm Join the facebook event OFFICIAL OPENING:  Friday 5 January 2018, 6:00pm – 8:00pm…

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