KCAN and 2017 | What’s in it for you?

Hi all, I am now back on deck after my Christmas/New Year break. As we roll into 2017 I’d like to have a chat about the Kiama Cultural Arts Network (KCAN) KCAN is a place for Kiama artists (of all genres and across the whole local government area) to connect, share, promote, build relationships andContinue reading “KCAN and 2017 | What’s in it for you?”

Bush Dances

Some of the last bush dances for this year are being held this week…. Wednesday is the Wongawilli  Dance Wednesday 7th December, 8.00pm Wongawilli Community Centre, 422 Wongawilli Road Only $4 – supper provided Thursday is the Kiama Dance Thursday 8th December, 7.30pm – 10.00pm Only $5 or $3 concession – supper provided Members ofContinue reading “Bush Dances”

War Based Arts Grant Program | Wollongong Council

Wollongong City Council is looking for artists to work with the community to create ward specific art works that promote a sense of place. This grant is open to all aspects of the arts. Please follow link to register to apply for funding. There is up to $22,500 available per ward.   http://www.wollongong.nsw.gov.au/services/funding/Pages/Arts-Grants.aspx   PleaseContinue reading “War Based Arts Grant Program | Wollongong Council”

Gerringong Pics and Flicks

2 December 2016 Pics and Flicks is proud to present the exuberant and imaginative Australian film, Girl Sleeping Courtesy of Berlin Film Festival A 14-year-old girl navigates her lurid 1970s surroundings as well as her inner turmoil in a weird and wonderful look into the mind of a teenager. Wide awake to the wonder, terrorContinue reading “Gerringong Pics and Flicks”

A win for the Lloyd Reece Legacy Group

Congratulations to the Lloyd Reece Legacy Project group for their loving restoration of the artwork by Lloyd’s students. The paintings which were found stored at Kiama High School are now hanging for a time in the Kiama Library, and despite my concerns given their huge size, are looking great. To find out more about thisContinue reading “A win for the Lloyd Reece Legacy Group”

Understanding Kiama Survey

Community Strategic Plan: We are encouraging the community to take part in the review of our Community Strategic Plan (CSP), which is used for long-term planning of projects, infrastructure and services. The first stage is the Understanding Kiama Survey. Residents are also encouraged to attend the CSP workshops on 24 November to help us plan forContinue reading “Understanding Kiama Survey”

Final Pics and Flicks for 2016 | Fri 4 Nov

Pics and Flicks is screening the Turkish film, Mustang Mustang delivers a bracing — and thoroughly timely — message whose power is further bolstered by the efforts of a stellar ensemble cast. It is early summer in a village in Northern Turkey. Five free-spirited teenaged sisters splash about on the beach with their male classmates.Continue reading “Final Pics and Flicks for 2016 | Fri 4 Nov”

Art @ the Library | Kiama Arts Trail

As part of the Art @ The Library initiative of Kiama Library, The Kiama Arts Trail will be holding a major exhibition called “Kiama – through the artist’s eyes”. This will run at Kiama Library, Railway Parade Kiama from the 8th November – 1st December 2016. There will be an Official Opening by Cr DonContinue reading “Art @ the Library | Kiama Arts Trail”

Art Centre Consultation and Artist Gathering

A combination of consultation workshop and our regular Artist Gathering event. Bring your ideas and feedback ready for a consultation workshop on plans for a new Arts Centre for Kiama. Meet Mark Hitchcock from BHI Architects who will be developing the plans for the Centre and have fun with our usual meet, connect, share, learnContinue reading “Art Centre Consultation and Artist Gathering”

Art Centre Consultation & Artist Gathering

A combination of consultation workshop and our regular Artist Gathering event. Bring your ideas and feedback ready for a consultation workshop on plans for a new Arts Centre for Kiama. Meet Mark Hitchcock from BHI Architects who will be developing the plans for the Centre and have fun with our usual meet, connect, share, learnContinue reading “Art Centre Consultation & Artist Gathering”