Events

Sunday 31 July 2016
  • Creating our Futures

    From: Saturday 30 July 2016
    To: Sunday 07 August 2016
    Location: University of Southern Queensland
    Phone: 0415 883 345
     

    Arts Council Toowoomba seeks wider vision through weekend workshop After a decade responding to drought with Avant Garden and the 2011 floods with ACT Waterways, Arts Council Toowoomba (ACT) is inviting artists from the wider Toowoomba region (including smaller townships) and members of other Local Arts Councils to explore our identity ... Read more »
     
  • Amid Love and Fear- Nic Plowman

    From: 09:00am Tuesday 12 July 2016
    To: 05:00pm Thursday 04 August 2016
    Location: USQ Arts Gallery
    Phone: 07 4631 1111
     

    The USQ creative arts program is just the beginning. Curated by Simon MeeExhibition opening: 5pm, Tuesday 12 July in the USQ Arts Gallery. An exhibition showcasing one of the many successful USQ graduates in visual arts – Nic Plowman. This exhibition will display Nic’s new work with a small part of the ... Read more »
     
  • Art Exhibition - "Beings and Biospheres" by Elizabeth Poole

    From: 09:00am Tuesday 05 July 2016
    To: 02:00pm Sunday 31 July 2016
    Location: Toowoomba Art Society. Clifford Gallery
    Phone: 07 4632 5725
     

    Elizabeth Poole says ... "In conceiving these art works my intention has been to reflect on the variety of habitat and inhabitants and the relationships to each other."   The Official Opening is Saturday 9th July at 2pm and ALL are welcome. Gallery is open Tuesday to Friday 9am - 12noon ... ... Read more »
     
  • Jumpers & Jazz in July 2016

    From: 09:00am Sunday 24 July 2016
    To: Sunday 31 July 2016
    Location: Warwick Art Gallery
    Phone: 07 4661 0434
     

    Live Jazz Street trees adorned in vibrant and clever winter coats Yarn bombed surprises Art & Craft markets Veteran & Vintage cars Locally grown and made produce and wine Art Exhibitions Workshop and demonstrations Free activities & events and a rangeof paid events to suit all budgets check ou our website www.jumpersand jazz.com or follow us on Facebook ... Read more »
     
  • The Old Guard – Nic Plowman

    From: 09:00am Tuesday 12 July 2016
    To: 05:00pm Thursday 04 August 2016
    Location: USQ Arts Gallery
    Phone: 07 4631 1111
     

    An exhibition showcasing one of the many successful USQ graduates in visual arts – Nic Plowman. This exhibition will display Nic’s new work with a small part of the exhibition reflecting some of his past works. This exhibition investigates the human condition. Nic Plowman is an Australian artist with an extensive ... Read more »
     
  • Paper circuit stories

    From: 09:30am Tuesday 28 June 2016
    To: 11:30am Wednesday 28 June 2017
    Location: Toowoomba Library Precinct
    Phone: (07) 4688 6670
     

    Create a story book or cartoon using basic electronic circuits to bring your story to life! Using LED lights, create blinking lights to bring your story to life. ... Read more »
     
  • A Room for Wild Animals

    From: 10:00am Sunday 20 March 2016
    To: 04:00pm Thursday 01 December 2016
    Location: Cobb+Co Museum
    Phone: 07 4659 4900
     

    See 20 taxidermy specimens from the Queensland Museum collection. Most of us are familiar with Australian mammals such as koalas and kangaroos, but have little appreciation for the sheer size and form of many overseas land mammals.In a first for Toowoomba, A Room for Wild Animals showcases 20 taxidermy specimens from ... Read more »
     
  • Creative Generation Excellence Awards in Visual Art

    From: 10:00am Saturday 30 July 2016
    To: 04:00pm Sunday 04 September 2016
    Location: Toowoomba Regional Art Gallery
    Phone: (07) 4688 6652
     

    The Creative Generation Excellence Awards in Visual Art recognise and promote excellence in senior visual art education throughout Queensland state and non-state schools. Now in its 26th year, the program has helped raise community awareness of the degree of sophistication in concepts, diversity of technical competence, and the high standard ... Read more »
     
  • Opportunity Art Disability Workshop 8 Weeks

    From: 10:00am Thursday 28 July 2016
    To: 02:00pm Thursday 15 September 2016
    Location: Clifton Dabblers Building
    Phone: 0408 378 290
     

    What: Opportunity Art- RADF Project – Allowing those with a disability to engage in art and learn new skills. The workshops will be focussing on visual art techniques and provide an opportunity to learn new things, experiment with art and meet new people. It will be lots of fun so be ... Read more »
     
  • Toowoomba Region ~ Not Town

    From: 10:30am Wednesday 06 July 2016
    To: 03:30pm Sunday 07 August 2016
    Location: Rosalie Gallery
    Phone: 07 4696 5600
     

    Toowoomba Regio ~ Not Town..any photo on any subject..reaches outside of Toowoomba city boundaries to explore and capture photographic images of beauty, diverse subject and themes.  This collection not only promotes photography as an art but takes us "on the road" to beautiful and often unseen corners of Toowoomba regional ... Read more »
     
  • Way Out West: Life. Place. Red Dirt.

    From: 10:30am Wednesday 13 July 2016
    To: 03:30pm Sunday 14 August 2016
    Location: Crows Nest Regional Art Gallery
    Phone: 07 4698 1687
     

    Life. Place. Red Dirt. is a touring visual arts exhibition and the culmination of an eight month long artist development program run by Vast Arts Inc. The program was conceived to enhance the career opportunities of artists in Western Queensland. This exhibition of painting, linocuts, mixed media and photography, is part ... Read more »
     
  • National Tree Day

    From: 09:00am Sunday 31 July 2016
    To: 12:00pm Sunday 31 July 2016
    Location: Arthur Shooter Park
    Phone: Kristie
     

    Toowoomba Regional Council and the Oakey Urban Landcare group are urging Oakey residents to mark NationalTree Day with a working bee Sunday 31st July 2016. Residents are invited to help out in the designated revegetation area at Stanley Street, Oakey between 9am and 12noon.  Please wear hat, long-sleeved shirt, pants, closed-in shoes and ... Read more »
     
  • Skateboarding Workshop -Wilsonton

    From: 10:00am Sunday 31 July 2016
    To: 12:00pm Sunday 31 July 2016
    Location: Wilsonton Skate Park
    Phone: 131872
     

    The Australian Skateboarding Community Initiative will be delivering a series of workshops around the region for young people of all skills levels. These workshops will finish with a mini comp encouraging participants to show off their skills.  ... Read more »
     
  • After Hours | Local artist Anne O'Sullivan

    From: 01:00pm Sunday 31 July 2016
    To: 04:00pm Sunday 31 July 2016
    Location: Toowoomba Regional Art Gallery
    Phone: (07) 4688 6652
     

    My arts practice is closely intertwined with my own life. Like many women my age, I work and care for my family. Many of my paintings are representative of this experience. The domestic experience of women is private, interior and regarded as unimportant. This exhibition is entitled ‘After Hours’ as ... Read more »
     
  • Big Impressions

    From: 01:00pm Sunday 31 July 2016
    To: 04:00pm Sunday 31 July 2016
    Location: Toowoomba Regional Art Gallery
    Phone: (07) 46886652
     

    Curated by Noreen Grahame, this exhibition draws on Toowoomba Regional Art Gallery’s rich print holdings. The Gallery has been a member of the Print Council Australia for many years and has consistently collected its Commissioned Prints. TRAG’s collection also includes prints by artists who are graduates or lecturers of the ... Read more »
     
  • Copier Jam!

    From: 01:00pm Sunday 31 July 2016
    To: 04:00pm Sunday 31 July 2016
    Location: Toowoomba Regional Art Gallery
    Phone: (07) 46886652
     

    Copier Jam! is an exhibition showcasing current zine and independent comic creators, collectives and distributors from across Australia that also includes a special Toowoomba showcase. From bedroom floors to gallery walls, the exhibition includes publications alongside original art, layout pages, workings and even a vending machine from Canberra that distributes zines. Copier Jam! is curated ... Read more »
     
  • [Scanlines] a dLux MediaArts touring exhibition

    From: 01:00pm Sunday 31 July 2016
    To: 04:00pm Sunday 31 July 2016
    Location: Toowoomba Regional Art Gallery
    Phone: (07) 4688 6652
     

    Scanlines is a major national survey exhibition from dLux MediaArts and is the first of its kind: a comprehensive group exhibition with an education focus that surveys the heritage of new media art in Australia since the 1980’s. Go behind the scenes! A groundbreaking interactive exhibition design puts history at ... Read more »
     
  • Violin & Piano Duo Recital

    From: 03:00pm Sunday 31 July 2016
    To: 05:00pm Sunday 31 July 2016
    Location: St Luke's Anglican Church
    Phone: 0417 619 915
     

    Australian violin virtuoso, Attilla Sautov, will join Ukrainian pianist, Oleg Poliansky, to present a world-class classical performance. Poliansky will perform solo piano pieces by Chopin, Rachmaninov and Tchaikovsky, as well as Beethoven’s “Moonlight” Sonata. He will then accompany Sautov with masterful duets, including Massenet’s “Meditation” from the Opera Thais, plus ... Read more »
     
  • Herman's Hermits

    From: 04:00pm Sunday 31 July 2016
    To: Sunday 31 July 2016
    Location: City Golf Club
    Phone: City Golf Club Office
     

    Enjoy the music of the popular British Group. Doors open at 3pm. Show starts at 4pm. Tickets available at reception or online. ... Read more »
     
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