Arts news

Find out about arts and culture initiatives in the Boroondara community.

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    Council turns purple for ‘Wear it Purple Day’

    We will be lighting up the Hawthorn Arts Centre purple for Wear it Purple Day on Thursday 25 and Friday 26 August.
  2. 02

    MiNDFOOD editorial: Colourmania

    Michael McHugh talks about his artwork that featured at the group show 'Above the Canopy' at the Hawthorn Arts Centre.
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    Boroondara Arts Encouragement Award presented at Camberwell Art Show

    At the 2022 Camberwell Art Show, local artist Caroline Calway was awarded the 2022 Boroondara Arts Encouragement Award for their piece ‘Along the Gibb’.
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    Major exhibition ‘Above the Canopy’ opening at Town Hall Gallery

  5. 05

    Local artist Donald Bate draws from Community to name artwork

    This community exhibition features vibrant paintings inspired by the beauty of the Australian landscape and its myriad forms.
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    Award-winning book Annie’s War relaunches this ANZAC Day

    To commemorate ANZAC Day in 2022, we are relaunching the award-wining children’s book and education resource, Annie’s War  written by Lucy Bracey and illustrated by Gregory Mackay.
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    Dogs Day mural celebrates mans best friend!

    A mural that is a bold, playful celebration of the charisma, energy, and beauty of dogs.
  8. 08

    Summer in the Park wraps up for 2022

    Thank you to everyone who attended Summer in the Park throughout February and March 2022.
  9. 09

    Art in lockdown - ‘Line in Motion’

    Local dancer and artist Adrina created an elegant and simple piece of choreography involving movement and music to explore the human perspective.
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    Immerse in the arts with APOMAWISH at Hawthorn Arts Centre

    Community members have crafted pompoms paired with heartfelt wishes for the future to contribute to the installation.