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...
Green Travel Options to Darebin Arts Centre and Northcote Town Hall Arts Centre
1 Nov - 23 Mar, 2022
7 Mar - 5 May, 2019
Healing Practices explores contemporary art’s relationship to the compensatory and coping mechanisms borne in response to trauma. For the exhibiting artists, the artistic process serves as a form of empowerment, a means of working through social inequalities and their associated trauma. Curated by Rachel Ciesla, Healing Practices uses the site of Bundoora Homestead – formerly a...
Those Monuments Don’t Know Us
9 Mar - 5 May, 2019
Australia has long defined itself by who does and doesn’t belong. Bundoora Homestead mansion is an iconic monument of a time where the exclusion of non-European and non-Anglo-Saxon people was written into law, as a founding principle. Those Monuments Don’t Know Us considers how this history has a habit of repeating, and explores the politics of ‘belonging’ in Australia, through a range...
Festivals in Darebin: The way forward
26 Mar - 24 Apr, 2019
Council is changing the way we deliver festivals and events in Darebin. Our Discussion Paper “Future of Festivals: The way forward” proposes a new way of producing festivals and events in Darebin. The new model is based around two festival ‘seasons’ per year. Each season will showcase different art-forms, ideas, locations and community connections. The idea is to encourage more arts...