Ballarat Arts Alive Artbus events

ARTBUS 7 & ARTBUS 8

Hop on a bus with Ballarat Arts Alive! Ballarat Arts Alive presents exciting ArtBus tours next two Sundays featuring a wide range of our region’s artists.   ARTBUS 8 will see us travel out to Napoleons to visit Sculptors and creators of BOAA- Biennale of Australian Art – Julie Collins & Derek John, Artist Rosalind Lawson, new collaboration between Clasch Design (Claire Schreenan)and Melinda Muscat & Fiona Read more about ARTBUS 7 & ARTBUS 8[…]

Performing Arts Crawl Report

PERFORMING ARTS CRAWL  Report by Lynden Nicholls (coordinator of The Performing Arts Crawl) Sunday 15 March, 2015   1.30 PM – 6.45 PM When we think of the performing arts we often lump them together, we generalise. The performing arts however are as varied as the visual arts. We know that under the category of visual arts Read more about Performing Arts Crawl Report[…]

Slow Music Festival & BAF Master Class

The Ballarat Arts Foundation in conjunction with the Slow Music Festival presents: a Master Class in Improvisation. The opportunity exists for 8 – 10 performing artists to partake in this exclusive class  incorporating Visual and Performing Artists. The Master Class will take place alongside “Do You See What I Hear?” an installation created by Carmen Read more about Slow Music Festival & BAF Master Class[…]

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Art Sparks adventures on the bus!

Ballarat Arts Alive put on a fabulous moving feast for Art Sparks yesterday, bringing this 3rd series to a close. Punters met at the Post Office Gallery and viewed the NAIDOC exhibition Our Country Our Culture Our Community before getting on the bus and exploring four other local galleries, complete with food, wine, and comedy. Fun! The Read more about Art Sparks adventures on the bus![…]

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Art Sparks – Mitchell Harris Wines – Meet the Artists

Art Sparks  at Mitchell Harris will feature: Christine Tammer writes music for Circus, Theatre, Dance and Film and is currently writing an opera. Singing with an improvisation group lead her to compile a CD of works with Hilde Knottenbelt, that was launched early 2014. Christine runs ‘In2It’, a monthly Improvisation evening in Ballarat with Al Wunder. Read more about Art Sparks – Mitchell Harris Wines – Meet the Artists[…]

Ballarat Arts Alive Art Sparks Events

Art Sparks – Mitchell Harris Wines

Art Sparks – Mitchell Harris Wines Teaming up with the Ballarat Arts Foundation, this month’s Art Sparks event will be on Sunday April 27th upstairs at the lovely Mitchell Harris Wines  at 38 Doveton St Nth, Ballarat. $15/10 BAA and BAF members From 2.45pm artist Strobe Driver will showcase his classical guitar skills before we move upstairs Read more about Art Sparks – Mitchell Harris Wines[…]

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Art Crawl Extravaganza!

Huge thanks to everyone that hosted (Babushka Bar, Wolveschildren Art Space & The Eastern), exhibited, performed, lit, photographed, supported, danced, cooked snags- the BAA team are feeling chuffed to have helped bring together such a celebration of local creativity.  Some have called it the best event yet! Big love to featured artists: Laura Day, Angela Robinson, Pete Field, Read more about Art Crawl Extravaganza![…]

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Art Sparks – Wolveschildren Gallery

Art Sparks Nr 6- Wolveschildren Gallery, Humffray St Nth Event Report [Click to download pdf] The March Art Sparks program for 2014 was designed to spotlight the developing arts precinct that is forming in Humffray St Nth. It highlighted multiple venues: the new independent Wolveschildren Art Space, new mangagement at The Eastern (live music venue), Read more about Art Sparks – Wolveschildren Gallery[…]

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Art Sparks Art Crawl!

The BAA events team had a fabulous first meeting of the year last night, lots of exciting stuff coming up! Join us for the next Art Sparks on Saturday March 1st, an exploration of three creative venues and a multitude of fabulous artists in Humffray St Nth, Ballarat East. Led by yarn-bombing and members of Read more about Art Sparks Art Crawl![…]