Events

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What the hell is ‘Placemaking’ anyway? Words Fay Edwards This article is the beginning of a series on ‘Placemaking’, inspired by and responding critically to Ed Blakely and Richard Hu’s book, Crafting Innovative Places for Australia’s Knowledge Economy.  I’ve worked in communications for a few years now, and one of the… Read More

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The Interview:  Finding human connection in a fast-fashion world: Leah Williams See more of Leah’s work at leah-williams.com or on Instagram @leahwilliamsofficial. Follow @_107objects to keep up to date with collab news and learn more about the behind-the-scenes of producing and designing your own collection. Visit objects.107.org.au to see more from our… Read More

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Kick-start the New Year with Eklecto Mini Festival As we get set to head into a break, four 107 locals are already working behind the scenes to bring you our first big event of 2018: Eklecto Mini Festival. Eklecto is the brainchild of bar manager Jeremy Thomas, Hack Sounds producer Liz… Read More

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Stay flirty, stay playful, stay COY Interview Amy Willing & Bernadette Fingleton Images Claire de Carteret On the last day of our Makers Market, we want to introduce you to one more stall holder. Claire de Carteret is studying Fine Arts and Arts at COFA, and on the side she runs jewellery business… Read More

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Singular / Plural Exhibition Documentation by Campbell Henderson 21 Jun 2017 – 2 Jul 2017 The exhibition New Beginnings:Singular/Plural at 107 showcased a diverse array of artworks from both recently arrived and established NSW artists. Facilitating creative exchange between refugee and non-refugee communities, the exhibition reflected our dynamic… Read More

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The OLC Art Show 2017 Exhibition Documentation by Campbell Henderson 7 Jun 2017 – 18 Jun 2017 The OLC Art Show 2017 is an annual group exhibition showcasing a diverse range of artists from the inner city local community. The exhibition consists of a range of media including ceramics,… Read More

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Livin’ the Dream Exhibition Documentation by Campbell Henderson 7 Jun 2017 – 18 Jun 2017 Livin’ the Dream is a surreal collection of contemporary ceramic installations. Each, in their own way, examine the mystifying logic and tactile sensations of the subconscious. Dreams of food are suddenly alive with… Read More

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Unfurl Exhibition Documentation by Campbell Henderson 7 Jun 2017 – 18 Jun 2017 Unfurl is a collection of new works by Sydney artist Amaya Lang that combines sculptural installation, ceramics and video performance. The work reflects an interest in the social implications of the dissolving lines between public… Read More

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Redfern End of Days Exhibition Documentation by Campbell Henderson Redfern End of Days was an exhibition of paintings by James Stephenson held from 10th May 2017 – 21st May 2017. Redfern End Of Days is a series of plein air paintings depicting the life of the Redfern Aboriginal Tent Embassy,… Read More

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Shit Talk / Real Talk 13 April – 30 April 2017107 Window Box The 107 Window Box curators believe that art should exist as a dynamic part of its local social ecosystem. Ariel Ruby’s practice explores a range of materials and subjects, often employing ethnographic strategies to… Read More

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The New Plot Words Amy Willing Developed by Actors Centre Australia & 107. 29th March – 9th April 2017 107 Projects and Actors Centre Australia (ACA) launched The New Plot in 2016, a new development award for Australian Playwrights. The initiative was created to foster professional development for writers and… Read More

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Koori Gras Words Amy Willing 21 Feb 2017 – 26 Feb 2017 Koori Gras was a vibrant showcase of unique First Peoples culture and community. Curated by Tim J Bishop, Liza-mare Syron, and Mish Sparks (Mod Productions), Koori Gras was produced by Moogahlin Performing Arts in association with… Read More