Brisbane International Film Festival 2020

Brisbane International Film Festival 2020

September 24, 2020 – Community, Events, Featured

Brisbane International Film Festival launches next Thursday 1 October – Sunday 11 October. Across 11 days, BIFF celebrates contemporary international and Australian screen culture with new release features and documentaries, short programs and retrospectives, alongside screenings with live music, conversations, panel discussions and more.

BIFF is presented by the Australian Cinémathèque at QAGOMA with events also at State Library of Queensland.

View the Program – Click here

GOMA to Present European Masterpieces from the Met in 2021

GOMA to Present European Masterpieces from the Met in 2021

September 14, 2020 – Community, Events, Featured

Gallery of Modern Art (GOMA) will be the exclusive Australian venue for the major exhibition ‘European Masterpieces from The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York’, opening at GOMA 12 Jun – 17 Oct 2021.

Curated by The Met in New York in consultation with QAGOMA, the exhibition will feature 65 paintings charting Western art history’s most iconic movements and will also include works by Titian, Raphael, Goya, Vermeer, Cézanne, Monet, van Gogh, Rembrandt and others. The Met’s collection – one of the finest collections of European painting in the world, the majority of which rarely leave permanent display in New York.

Tickets on Sale Now – Click here

South Bank Riverwalk Closed Until 2021 for Repairs

South Bank Riverwalk Closed Until 2021 for Repairs

September 14, 2020 – Community, Featured

The Cultural Centre Riverwalk, which runs from Victoria Bridge and goes behind the museums and galleries to Kurlipa Bridge is now closed for repairs and is expected to be completed mid 2021.

Works will generally be undertaken between 6.30am and 5pm Monday to Friday, however some works may also be required between 6.30am and 5pm on Saturdays.

The pedestrian detour will run along Melbourne Street, Grey Street and Stanley Place while cyclists will travel through the Cultural Centre tunnel and Stanley Place.

For more information – Click here

West Village Proposes New Buildings ‘The Greenhouse’ & ‘The Eaves’

West Village Proposes New Buildings ‘The Greenhouse’ & ‘The Eaves’

August 28, 2020 – Community, Featured

West Village has lodged a development application for two new commercial buildings ‘The Greenhouse’ and ‘The Eaves’.

The Greenhouse will be a 6 level subtropical inspired office building with 57 car parks, centrally located above the new Woolworths and adjacent to the heritage listed Peter’s Ice-Cream Factory. Designed by BSB member Blight Rayner Architecture, The Greenhouse will feature a tinted mirrored facade – reflecting its garden and heritage surroundings.

The second building ‘The Eaves’ will be a 3 level mixed-use retail and commercial establishment and will front both Mollison and Boundary Street. It is expected to be completed in line with the retail village in May 2021.

Le Festival 2020 Postponed

Le Festival 2020 Postponed

August 28, 2020 – Community, Events, Featured

Le Festival has been closely monitoring the Covid situation and has made the decision to postpone Le Festival 2020 until 2021.

Although Le Festival has been postponed they have been working towards creating micro-events in October/November. Stay tuned for more information.

To support Le Festival – Click here

The Prop House Celebrates 25 Years

The Prop House Celebrates 25 Years

August 13, 2020 – Community, Featured

Congratulations to The Prop House as it celebrates its 25th Anniversary this month !

After 25 years of people, props and places, The Prop House is encouraging members to get involved with their celebrations!

– Visit the website to vote for your favourite event over the past 25 years – Click here to vote.

– Vote now for your favourite VM Installation – Click here to vote

– Creativity & Design: A Visual Merchandising Training Course: Held on the first Saturday of each month (starting September 5), the course will focus on maximising visual communication and growing business through the power of design, marketing and lifestyle – not just a product – Book Now