This exhibition is a celebration of the skills that maintain a cultural tradition and an opportunity to experience the creativity of Central Desert artists in an exhibition of textiles, jewellery and paintings.
'Living the Culture - A Way Forward'
4 July - 3 Aug 10.00am - 4.00pm
related eventS - free
Sunday 6 2.00pm - Curator's Talk. Lorraine Heslop hosts a discussion with questions on 'Living the Culture - A Way Forward' exhibition.
Thursday 10 2.00pm - A Way Forward - Cross Cultural Connections. A presentation and film on the making of the art.
Desert Rain Gallery
Shop 15, Noosa Marina, Tewantin
Phone: 07 5470 2214
Downloadable: Full 'The Noosa Longweekend' Festival Programme
Event Name: The Noosa Longweekend
Dates (2008): 4-13 July 2008
Location: various venues and locations throughout the Noosa Shire
Telephone: 07 5474 9941
Fax: 07 5474 9940
Combine arts and culture with sun and sand at The Noosa Longweekend in one of the world's most enviable destinations. The Noosa Longweekend is an annual 10-day festival of theatre, dance, music, visual arts, food, film, literature and thought-provoking, barrier-breaking forums, that has become recognised as one of Australia's foremost regional cultural events. The Noosa Longweekend offers a unique cultural experience that engages audiences with a quality artistic program, world-class cuisine, and the stunning natural environment unique to Noosa. Established in 2002 by prominent Australian playwright David Williamson, his wife Kristin and former Berlin Philharmonic violinist Brett Dean, the festival continues to attract some of Australia's and the world's best artists, performers, writers, film-makers, musicians, environmentalists and commentators.
The 2008 program includes Amanda Muggleton, Max Gillies, Opera Australia, Circa, Geraldine Doogue, Barrie Cassidy, Maggie Beer, John Buchanan, Kaz Cooke, Hugh Mackay, Monsieur Camembert, The Idea of North, Sara Storer. Plus an extensive free community program including lots of school holiday activities for kids, teens and families.
Noosa's unique geography and village-style atmosphere provide the inspiring backdrop for this festival that offers visitors beautiful beaches and national parks, fabulous food and culture - nourishment for the body, mind and soul. A celebration that embraces diversity, The Noosa Longweekend presents a broad program of ticketed, low-cost and free events that entertains, enlivens and inspires its many different audiences.
Desert Rain Gallery, Tewantin, Not Assigned
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