Category: events

Winter Cult Classics at Dendy Newtown

Winter Cult Classics at Dendy Newtown
     Dendy Newtown’s Cult Classics season will return again in June with a new line-up showcasing 80’s and 90’s favourites across a range of genres featuring the best of comedy, musicals and horror. 2014 marks the 20th anniversary of the cinematic release of The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert. An instant Aussie classic, the film details the journey of drag-queens Mitzi... 

Interview: Newtown Fire Station Officer, Matt Murphy

Interview: Newtown Fire Station Officer, Matt Murphy
How long have you been working at the Newtown Fire Station and what is your role at the station? I started my career as a fireman in Newtown in 1987. It was a pretty wild place for a naïve suburban kid but I loved it and moved to the area in the early 90s. I got transferred  to Ashfield two years later for a bit, then 11 years at Leichhardt. After I became an officer I applied for Newtown or a... 

Meet the creative brains behind Work-Shop

Meet the creative brains behind Work-Shop
Introducing Matt Branagan and Chester Garcia, the creative brains behind Work-shop. Recently relocated to Redfern, Work-Shop currently has 84 artists teaching 90 programs, 3,295 visitors have been involved in their workshops and they have already held 165 events. If you haven’t been to an event hosted by these guys, you’re missing out. Check out Work-Shop, get creative and get involved.... 

Interview with artist Thomas Jackson

Interview with artist Thomas Jackson
The detailed illustrative works of Thomas Jackson are created through a combination of water colour, gouache and ink. His beautiful style and subject matter will be showcased in his upcoming solo exhibition ‘Studies’ at The Tate this Wednesday, 7 May at 6pm. ‘Studies’ is a new series of small scale works on paper and Thomas has kindly given us a sneak peak at some of the... 

Interview with artist & designer Luschia Porter

Interview with artist & designer Luschia Porter
I first discovered the work of Luschia Porter at Mary’s Newtown. Her black and white illustration on the wall immediately grabbed my attention and I have been a fan of her work ever since (check out her instagram). Luschia has a beautiful illustrative style and also produces a range of design objects including resin vases and plant holders, tea towels, pillowcases, cushion covers and tote bags and... 

The Art Hunter in Alexandria

The Art Hunter in Alexandria
The Cool Hunter (TCH) is one of the world’s most popular design and pop-culture blogs. Since 2006, TCH has featured the coolest and most innovative in architecture, design, fashion, lifestyle, art, travel, music from around the world. With over 2 million monthly visitors to their website, they know what they are talking about. The Art Hunter is The Cool Hunter’s latest endeavour and it’s... 

‘With the Grain’ Solo Exhibition by SYKE

'With the Grain' Solo Exhibition by SYKE
“With the Grain” is a collection of new work by Syke who has a beautiful ability to capture the essence of the Inner West landscape in both her paintings, street work and 3D scupltures. Her solo exhibition kicks off tomorrow night at the Tate Gallery in Glebe. Syke has combined her appreciation of timber with her expressive street art style. These floating sculptures contrast the harshness... 

MOST 2014 (Marrickville Open Studio Trail)

MOST 2014 (Marrickville Open Studio Trail)
The Marrickville Open Studio Trail is on this weekend! Studios, galleries, and artist-run initiatives throughout the Inner West throw open their doors to the public on Saturday 1 and Sunday 2 March (11am – 4pm). Whether you are interested in the Artcycle tours, exploring art in the back streets of the Inner West on a walking tour or visiting artist run studios, this weekend will be jammed packed... 

“The Night’ with Nico, Ox and SMC3

It’s finally happening! Three of my favourite local artists who also happen to be super talented, as well as absolutely lovely guys are coming together in a group show this Friday. Nico, OX and SMC3 have created some amazing walls for all to enjoy around the Inner West and now they are showcasing their different styles in ‘The Night’, an exhibition that opens this Friday, 13 December... 

YOU AM I at The Vic Hotel on New Year’s Day…FREE!

YOU AM I at The Vic Hotel on New Year's Day...FREE!
Forget New Year’s Eve, if you’re in Sydney’s Inner West then New Year’s Day 2014 holds something spectacular. Fresh from a national tour and two massive sold out gigs at The Enmore Theatre, You Am I have teamed up with The Vic Enmore to repay the favour with good times by way of The Ramblin’ Gamblin’ Rumblin’ RoadStop Revue. You Am I stage a carpark takeover at The Vic along... 
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