"The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance" quotes Aristotle. Art is a form of expression. Expressing things in a way that it leaves a message behind. Art gives voice to the voiceless and fame to the ignored. Various forms of art include writing, painting, contemporary art, sketching, calligraphy, acting, performing art, dance and many more.
Ever wanted to volunteer in those nukkad nataks or street shows? Wish to learn the basics of painting?
Well, just explore through the art & theatre events in Virginia.
VEND Market Place ,
Greenhouse and Cafe, 1768 Sandgate Rd, Virginia, Queensland, Australia 4014, Virginia, Australia
Come along to this hands on workshop, and learn how to paint, embellish and assemble UP TO 3 PAIRS of statement earrings! As an artist and jewellery designer, I am passionate about creating unique works of wearable art, and I'm sharing some of my secrets... Read More
BRISBANE POWERHOUSE ,
119 Lamington St, New Farm, Queensland 4005, New Farm, Australia
His published works include He Died With A Falafel In His Hand and Leviathan: The unauthorised biography of Sydney.
Now Australian literary talent John Birmingham is coming to our theatre to discuss his latest book, On Father.
Don't miss him live and i... Read More
The Menagerie Cafe & Bar ,
22/8 Carraway Street, Kelvin Grove, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia 4059, Brisbane, Australia
What does harmony mean to you?
Is it the sound of your friend’s excited voices layered over each other? Is it the colour of freshly squeezed juice, the cool sting of condensation against your palm? Find that indistinct note, that hum underneath the chor... Read More
Uniting Church Hall ,
11 Sussex Street West End, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia 4101, Brisbane, Australia
Costume Life Drawing Session with ballerina, Felix Palmerson!
About the model
Felix Palmerson is originally from Melbourne and currently lives, works and calls Brisbane home. Felix is an emerging contemporary dance practitioner and choreographer, having... Read More
The Greek Club ,
29 Edmondstone Street, South Brisbane, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia 4101, South Brisbane, Australia
THE GREEK CLUB PRESENTS: SANTORINI SUNDAYS
A picture perfect lounge bar on our Grand Balcony. Sit back and relax while our live DJs transport you to the Mediterranean as the sun sinks into the city skyline.
Sip on island inspired cocktails like our famo... Read More
Norman Hotel Brisbane ,
102 Ipswich Rd, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia 4102, Brisbane, Australia
This year we welcome Australian beer writer, Matt Kirkegaard of BeerMatt. Matt’s passion and enthusiasm is infectious, his tastings are light-hearted with a focus on educating and elevating beer.
We also welcome back Doug Piper from Meat & Livestock... Read More
New Farm Cinemas ,
701 Brunswick St, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia 4005, Brisbane, Australia
Anzac Day 25 April - New Farm Cinemas & The Elizabeth Picture Theatre. Includes a special Peter Jackson greeting to run before the feature, and a 30 min Peter Jackson featurette to play after the feature.
On the centenary of the end of First World Wa... Read More
State Library of Queensland ,
Stanley Place, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia 4101, Brisbane, Australia
Join Bruce Pascoe (Dark Emu) as he delivers this year’s Narelle Oliver Lecture acknowledging the International Year of Indigenous Languages and encouraging us to teach children the truth about Australia’s history.
Pascoe is a long-time student and teache... Read More
Reverse Garbage Queensland ,
20 Burke Street, Woolloongabba 4102, Woolloongabba, Australia
Make your very own rag rug using fabric leftovers from Reverse Garbage Queensland. These rugs are a beautiful way to add colour & texture to your home.
We will be demonstrating the knotting technique to building your own rag rug. If you have any old... Read More