Wednesday, 4 November 2009

Brisbane Art: 6pm Fri Nov 6 2009, Abigael Whittaker's stones bones and a pocketful of storm clouds at Jugglers Art Space

Brisbane artist Abigael Whittaker's new exhibition, stones bones and a pocketful of storm clouds, opens this Friday night, Friday November 6th 2009, at 6pm, at Jugglers Art Space at 103 Brunswick St, Fortitude Valley (click here for a Google Map). The picture above shows you what sort of work you can expect - there's also a description of Whittaker's work here, and more examples here and here. The exhibition continues until Saturday November 28th 2009 - Jugglers Art Space is open from midday to 6pm Wednesday to Friday, and from midday to 5pm on Saturday. The best way to get to Jugglers Art Space by public transport is to catch a 370, 375 or 379 bus from stop 17 on Adelaide St in town, near George St, which stops at stop 6 on Brunswick St, about 50 metres away from Jugglers Art Space. You can also catch a train to Fortitude Valley station, walk out the front entrance of the mall the train station is in, turn right along Brunswick St, cross both St Pauls Terrace and Brunswick St at the street at the Valley Fiveways and walk up to Jugglers Art Space. There is a journey planner at the Translink website which can give you timetables. All these stops are marked on the Google Map showing where Jugglers Art Space is.

Monday, 2 November 2009

Brisbane Art: FringeBlac exhibition at the Fringe Bar, 7pm Wed Nov 4

BLAC (Brisbane Local Arts Collective) is holding its third exhibition at 7pm this Wednesday night, 4th November 2009, at the Fringe Bar on the corner of Constance and Ann Streets in Fortitude Valley (click here for a Google Map).

FringeBlac features up-and-coming local artists, including photographer Terri Avery. It's $5 to get in.

To get to the Fringe Bar by public transport, catch the train to Fortitude Valley Station, walk along Brunswick St to the corner of the Mall and Ann St, then turn left down Ann St - the Fringe Bar is on the third corner on the left as you walk down Ann St. Or, there are plenty of buses to the Valley - the best choice is to catch the 300, 306 or 322 from the Cultural Centre or the stop in town on Adelaide near the corner of Edward St, and get off at stop 5 on Wickham St in the Valley. This is right near the corner of Constance St, just walk down to the corner of Constance and Ann. The train stop and bus stops are marked on this Google Map which also shows where the Fringe Bar is. For timetables see Translink's journey planner.