What's on at Darebin Arts
Celebrating Darebin: Seeding Grants for Community Events
16 Oct - 30 Jun, 2019
Celebrating Darebin seeks to support community events that celebrate the people and places of Darebin with a new grant scheme. Individuals and community groups can apply for Community Events (up to $3000) for new and first time events or True North Events for events in Reservoir (up to $5000). Quick Response Community Events (up to $1500) are also available all year round. Round 1...
9 May - 7 Jul, 2019
Verge explores the limits of ideas about what constitutes jewellery, and questions the common focus on object outcomes. The exhibition sees the process of making examined and reinterpreted in the practices of six diverse artists. The artists present their own stance on these issues, exploring their connection to the skills and concepts of the discipline. Each maker is connected to the...
11 May - 7 Jul, 2019
From the Latin words for ‘first matter’, Prima Materia is based on the notion that gold could be produced from just a few basic elements. The exhibition invites a comparison between the creation and destruction dichotomies of the alchemical pursuit, and contemporary art practice. The artists in this exhibition consider the realities of extraction and transmutation of materials, and...
Darebin Mayor’s Writing Awards Winners!
17 May - 30 Jun, 2019
The Winners of the Darebin Mayor’s Writing Awards were announced on Thursday 16th May at Northcote Town Hall Arts Centre. Butterfly by Andy Murdoch First Prize winner. You Should Be So Lucky by Jasmin Van Houten + Beginner’s Luck by Stella Bridie won Highly Commended. All three works will be published in n-SCRIBE 14 in November 2019. Congratulations all.
Darebin Triennial Event Partnerships – Applications
24 May - 24 Jul, 2019
Now seeking expressions of interest – Darebin Triennial Event Partnerships. If you’re part of an established group or organisation that’s looking for an event partner, Darebin City Council’s Triennial Event Partnerships program is currently accepting expressions of interest. The program aims to refresh and diversify creative and cultural offerings at its two key arts centres...