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Mon 27 Jul 2020 to Sat 31 Oct 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

Wed 9 Sep 2020 to Sun 31 Jan 2021
Free

Man & Wah’s creative practice is an attempt to inspire reconnection with the dimensions of nature and the cosmos, elements that greatly influence their creative...

Museum of Brisbane, Brisbane City

Tue 15 Sep 2020 to Sun 22 Nov 2020
Free

Museum of Brisbane is excited to partner with Brisbane City Council on their Outdoor Gallery exhibition RAZZLE DAZZLE this year. From 10 August to 22 November...

Museum of Brisbane, Brisbane City

Fri 18 Sep 2020 to Sun 6 Dec 2020
Free

Drawing on both her Torres Strait Islander and English heritage, Tori-Jay Mordey’s contemporary illustrations explore themes of family and self-identity through...

Museum of Brisbane, Brisbane City

Wed 30 Sep 2020 to Sun 1 Nov 2020

The Brisbane Portrait Prize is all about celebrating Brisbane portrait artists and their sitters, while encouraging public engagement with the arts. Any artist...

Brisbane Powerhouse, New Farm

Mon 12 to Fri 23 Oct 2020
Free

To celebrate 150 years of Anglicare Southern Queensland, a collection of historic and modern photos are on display at the People’s Gallery, Brisbane City Hall...

Brisbane City Hall, Brisbane City

Thu 15 Oct 2020 to Sat 7 Nov 2020

A long time ago in a pre-pandemic Queensland far, far away... Well, 20 years ago, actually, and in New Farm in Brisbane... and it was called the Brisbane...

Various locations

Fri 16 Oct 2020 to Sun 8 Nov 2020
Free

Adderton Everywhere is a series of innovative and exciting exhibitions, workshops, installations and events in surprising public spaces from Adderton: house &...

1/153 Racecourse Road, Ascot

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Last updated:9 October 2020