Monthly Archives: September 2014

Walking with the Water Rats

Published on September 17, 2014 | in Arts, Live, Stories

The facades of the industrial precinct along Montague Road hide a history rich in Aboriginal cultures and heritage from settlement …

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Op-Shops in West End – Dare to Rewear

Published on September 17, 2014 | in 4101 Shop and Style, Arts, Live, Stories

Op-shopping became one of my biggest discoveries when I moved to Australia. Really. I am addicted. Op-shopping was not in …

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On soap and water

Published on September 16, 2014 | in Arts

What’s the difference between humans and apes? According to German pathologist Max Westenhofer, not a lot. He posited that humans …

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GOMA New Acquisition – Ben Quilty

Published on September 16, 2014 | in Arts

Archibald Prize-winning artist Ben Quilty’s striking painting ‘Sergeant P, after Afghanistan’ (2012) has been acquired by the Queensland Art Gallery/Gallery …

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The Squire’s a Charmer

Published on September 12, 2014 | in Eat/Drink, Stories

One day my mouth felt so dry And I thought I was about to die. Then I saw the word …

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West End Celebrates the 7th Annual Kurilpa Derby

Published on September 11, 2014 | in Live, News, Stories

Boundary Street came to life on Sunday for the 7th Annual Kurilpa Derby, with crowds lining the street to take …

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GoMA for the Art, Stay for the Food

Published on September 11, 2014 | in Eat/Drink, Stories

It’s often said that food in art galleries is like artworks in restaurants—terrible. At the Gallery of Modern Art’s restaurant, …

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Limbo Rock

Published on September 9, 2014 | in Arts, Stories

If you’re hoping for the smell of sawdust and clown entertainment – then LIMBO isn’t the show for you (good …

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Write Away

Published on September 9, 2014 | in Arts

Every year thousands of writers’ festivals take place in the world—there’s one in every large (ish) city, one for every …

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A wrap up of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Festival (Part 2)

Published on September 9, 2014 | in 4101 Shop and Style, Arts, Stories

It is Thursday 28 August and the group show is on, featuring designers: Talulah, Pistols at Dawn, George Wu, Jack …

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Rio Rhythmics experience

Published on September 9, 2014 | in Arts

Have you ever walked past Reddacliff Place on a Friday evening to see a crowd dancing to Latin beats? If …

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Overseas

Published on September 9, 2014 | in Arts

Two of QAGOMA’s key administrators – Kathryn Weir and Russell Storer – will be leaving the Gallery later this year …

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