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Mon 27 Jul 2020 to Wed 30 Sep 2020

Uncover Brisbane’s histories, myths and tales as told by the storytellers of our city. Featuring new stories by Victoria Carless, Simon Cleary, Matthew Condon...

Museum of Brisbane, Brisbane City

Mon 10 Aug 2020 to Sun 22 Nov 2020
Free

From 10 August to 22 November 2020, experience Brisbane City Council's Outdoor Gallery RAZZLE DAZZLE exhibition curated by McCarthySwann Projects curators Amy...

Various locations, Brisbane City

Thu 3 to Sun 27 Sep 2020
Free

Brisbane-based artist Robert Andrew explores the interconnections, links and layering within local communities. As a descendant of the Yawuru people with...

Metro Arts, 111 Boundary Street, West Village, West End

Thu 3 to Sun 27 Sep 2020
Free

Sally Golding's participatory installation transforms space into a light-and-sound-reactive environment Developed as a collaboration between artist Sally...

Gallery One, Metro Arts West Village, West End

Fri 4 to Sat 26 Sep 2020
Free

Six giant Gouldian Finches will fly into Brisbane to spread messages of hope this September. Created by internationally renowned artist Florentijn Hofman and...

Various locations around Brisbane

Fri 4 to Fri 25 Sep 2020
Free

It’s the biggest music extravaganza in Brisbane’s history with Brisbane Festival serenading 190 suburbs of our glorious city. Over three weeks of the Festival...

Various locations across Brisbane

Fri 4 to Sun 27 Sep 2020
Free

Hiromi Tango seeks to bring comfort and spark joy through the magic of fluorescence in a new art installation. Hiromi Tango Artist Hiromi Tango seeks to bring...

Window Gallery & Gallery Two Metro Arts West Village, West End

Fri 4 to Sat 26 Sep 2020

Brisbane Festival is back and it all kicks off on 4 September! This year’s festival is hyper-local, so you can expect to have some amazing events right on your...

Various locations across Brisbane

Fri 4 to Fri 25 Sep 2020
Free

Take a stroll through this unique outdoor sound installation in South Bank's Rainforest Walk. This multi-channel outdoor installation by Annea Lockwoord and Bob...

South Bank Parklands, Brisbane City

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Last updated:17 March 2020