LIFE DRAWING AT THE SWELL SMALLS GALLERY Two and a half hours of Life Drawing and live music. This particular session invites SWELL artist Dion Parker to share some of his drawing processes to help inspire us to create through the eyes of another artist. Local songstress Felicity Lawless will be keeping the creative energy
SWELL SOUNDS – SONGBIRDS BY ARTEMUS EVENTS A collaboration of three Gold Coast ‘Songbirds’ – the stunning Alisha Todd, Hannah Campbell and Tasha – supported by Scott French, Sam Besmehn-Burt and Adam Corocher. This very special concert will bring together song, story, harmony and Gold Coast talent. A gorgeous accompaniment to the SWELL Smalls Exhibition.
QUINCE FROMAGERIE CELLAR & DUST TEMPLE PRESENTS – A SPANISH TABLE Gather half a dozen of your friends for a Spanish familia-style dinner where Dust Temple & Quince Fromagerie Cellar “bring a little bit of Spain to you”. In the Dust Temple courtyard, on tables of six or multiples of, be served a multi-course Comida
SWELL SOUNDS – CIGANY WEAVER BY ARTEMUS EVENTS| $30 Fusing the passion of gypsy music, the precision of classical, and the spontaneity of jazz, ‘Cigány Weaver’ create a rich and vibrant atmosphere for both the heart and mind. Front woman, Jo Davie’s soaring vocals and enchanting gentle demeanour combine with the fiery violin, dynamic guitars and driving
SWELL SOUNDS – YOUKALI BY ARTEMUS EVENTS | $40 An extraordinary night of music, traversing genres and soundscapes and delving into all the musical nuances possible from master musicians. Kacey Patrick VOICE, Andrew Veivers SPANISH GUITAR and Lousie King CELLO are some of the finest exponents of their craft in the country. This will be
SWELL SOUNDS – TENZIN CHOEGYAL WITH TIBET2TIMBUK2 BY ARTEMUS EVENTS Tenzin Choegyal is a Tibetan artist, composer, activist, musical director and cultural ambassador. Born to a family of Tibetan nomads, Tenzin Choegyal was forced into exile in India as his family fled the repression in Tibet. As a child, Tenzin would listen to his mother
SWELL SOUNDS – LACHLAN MCKENZIE QUINTET BY ARTEMUS EVENTS | $25 Lachlan Mckenzie is a trumpet player who is rapidly developing a name for himself on the Australian Jazz scene. Going through the Dust Temple concert series as a member of the Steve Russell Quartet, then bringing his quintet through in June 2019, Lachlan once
SWELL ARTIST PANEL Join exhibiting artists Lorrie Ledwell and Lori Heaton (Dragons Abreast), Giuseppe Filardo and Andrew Cullen discuss their motivation, practice and personal experiences, hosted by SWELL’s cofounder and curator Natasha Edwards. When | Monday 14th September Where | DUST TEMPLE: 54 Currumbin Creek Rd, Currumbin Waters QLD 4223 Time | 5.30pm – 7.30pm
SOMERSET STORYFEST EKPHRASTIC POETRY EVENING Experience a group of wordsmiths performing a vivid, dramatic and verbal (real or imagined) description of the exhibiting SWELL Smalls artworks. Wordsmiths will create, reimagine, reinterpret and blow you away with song, movement, prose, poetry and prose poetry, opening your eyes to new ways of looking at art and the
SWELL SMALLS GALLERY | SMALL ACTS | $20 “Small acts when multiplied by millions can transform the world” Howard Zinn. Small Acts is a collaborative performance that infuses Hip Hop, Rap, Soul and spoken word. Local artists muse on life as it has been and the gravitational shifts to a new world order. Featuring new