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Thursday, 21 August 2014

Abstraction–Création: J.W. Power in Europe 1921–1938 @ National Library of Australia

Abstraction-Création features the work of J.W. Power, one of Australia's most successful and accomplished expatriate painters of the interwar years. Power studied art in Paris with Ferdinand Léger at his Académie Moderne and was part of the international group of artists known as Abstraction-Création. This exhibition brings together, for the first time, Power's paintings from the University of Sydney and his sketchbooks held by the National Library of Australia. 10:00am - 5:00pm. Free.

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Canberra Theatre Centre

Collected Works 2014 @ Canberra Theatre Centre

Collected Works 2014 is a season of drama, dance, ballet, opera, physical and musical theatre and features an outstanding line up of productions from Australia’s best loved performing arts companies along with two international productions. There is something for everyone. Click here to find out more, including Nine Good Reasons To Buy A Season Pass!

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Old Parliament House

Exhibition: Behind The Lines @ Old Parliament House

There’s never been a year like this in politics. Behind the Lines 2013 the year’s best political cartoons tells the tale of three leaders, Gillard, Rudd and Abbott through broken parliamentary alliances, caucus instability, and leadership spills, prime ministerial changes, corruption scandals, cabinet reshuffles, policies and opinion polls. Free caricatures - Whilst you’re seeing Behind the Lines 2013 (only in January) there will be a free caricaturist on site. You get to take home the drawing too! The exhibition runs until 17 November 2014. Click here for more information.

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Friday, 22 August 2014

Abstraction–Création: J.W. Power in Europe 1921–1938 @ National Library of Australia

Abstraction-Création features the work of J.W. Power, one of Australia's most successful and accomplished expatriate painters of the interwar years. Power studied art in Paris with Ferdinand Léger at his Académie Moderne and was part of the international group of artists known as Abstraction-Création. This exhibition brings together, for the first time, Power's paintings from the University of Sydney and his sketchbooks held by the National Library of Australia. 10:00am - 5:00pm. Free.

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Canberra Theatre Centre

Collected Works 2014 @ Canberra Theatre Centre

Collected Works 2014 is a season of drama, dance, ballet, opera, physical and musical theatre and features an outstanding line up of productions from Australia’s best loved performing arts companies along with two international productions. There is something for everyone. Click here to find out more, including Nine Good Reasons To Buy A Season Pass!

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Old Parliament House

Exhibition: Behind The Lines @ Old Parliament House

There’s never been a year like this in politics. Behind the Lines 2013 the year’s best political cartoons tells the tale of three leaders, Gillard, Rudd and Abbott through broken parliamentary alliances, caucus instability, and leadership spills, prime ministerial changes, corruption scandals, cabinet reshuffles, policies and opinion polls. Free caricatures - Whilst you’re seeing Behind the Lines 2013 (only in January) there will be a free caricaturist on site. You get to take home the drawing too! The exhibition runs until 17 November 2014. Click here for more information.

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Albert Hall

Springtime Fair @ Albert Hall

Canberra Antique & Collectables Fair - Springtime Fair - August 2014 - Friday 22nd, Saturday 23rd, Sunday 24th August

The fair is one of the longest-running in Australia. Features high-quality, genuine, affordable antiques, old-world nostalgia and collectables, No reproductions or new merchandise are allowed, with all items accurately described. A purchaser will be told if any restoration has been carried out.
23 antique dealers selling a range of English, Australian and French furniture, antique and estate jewellery, maps and prints, glassware, linen, lace, bric-a-brac, silver, china and pottery, including Moorcroft pottery and Royal Doulton flambé figures.

Entry is $7 ($5 concession), children under 14 are free. Wheelchair access is available on request.

Proceeds of this Fair will assist the work of Snowy Southcare Helicopter Operating throughout the A.C.T and Southeastern N.S.W. providing emergency aero-medical and essential services.

Hours: Opening night is Friday 6pm - 9pm
Saturday 10am - 5.30pm
Sunday 10am - 4pm.

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Saturday, 23 August 2014

Abstraction–Création: J.W. Power in Europe 1921–1938 @ National Library of Australia

Abstraction-Création features the work of J.W. Power, one of Australia's most successful and accomplished expatriate painters of the interwar years. Power studied art in Paris with Ferdinand Léger at his Académie Moderne and was part of the international group of artists known as Abstraction-Création. This exhibition brings together, for the first time, Power's paintings from the University of Sydney and his sketchbooks held by the National Library of Australia. 10:00am - 5:00pm. Free.

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Canberra Theatre Centre

Collected Works 2014 @ Canberra Theatre Centre

Collected Works 2014 is a season of drama, dance, ballet, opera, physical and musical theatre and features an outstanding line up of productions from Australia’s best loved performing arts companies along with two international productions. There is something for everyone. Click here to find out more, including Nine Good Reasons To Buy A Season Pass!

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Old Parliament House

Exhibition: Behind The Lines @ Old Parliament House

There’s never been a year like this in politics. Behind the Lines 2013 the year’s best political cartoons tells the tale of three leaders, Gillard, Rudd and Abbott through broken parliamentary alliances, caucus instability, and leadership spills, prime ministerial changes, corruption scandals, cabinet reshuffles, policies and opinion polls. Free caricatures - Whilst you’re seeing Behind the Lines 2013 (only in January) there will be a free caricaturist on site. You get to take home the drawing too! The exhibition runs until 17 November 2014. Click here for more information.

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Albert Hall

Springtime Fair @ Albert Hall

Canberra Antique & Collectables Fair - Springtime Fair - August 2014 - Friday 22nd, Saturday 23rd, Sunday 24th August

The fair is one of the longest-running in Australia. Features high-quality, genuine, affordable antiques, old-world nostalgia and collectables, No reproductions or new merchandise are allowed, with all items accurately described. A purchaser will be told if any restoration has been carried out.
23 antique dealers selling a range of English, Australian and French furniture, antique and estate jewellery, maps and prints, glassware, linen, lace, bric-a-brac, silver, china and pottery, including Moorcroft pottery and Royal Doulton flambé figures.

Entry is $7 ($5 concession), children under 14 are free. Wheelchair access is available on request.

Proceeds of this Fair will assist the work of Snowy Southcare Helicopter Operating throughout the A.C.T and Southeastern N.S.W. providing emergency aero-medical and essential services.

Hours: Opening night is Friday 6pm - 9pm
Saturday 10am - 5.30pm
Sunday 10am - 4pm.

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Sunday, 24 August 2014

Abstraction–Création: J.W. Power in Europe 1921–1938 @ National Library of Australia

Abstraction-Création features the work of J.W. Power, one of Australia's most successful and accomplished expatriate painters of the interwar years. Power studied art in Paris with Ferdinand Léger at his Académie Moderne and was part of the international group of artists known as Abstraction-Création. This exhibition brings together, for the first time, Power's paintings from the University of Sydney and his sketchbooks held by the National Library of Australia. 10:00am - 5:00pm. Free.

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Canberra Theatre Centre

Collected Works 2014 @ Canberra Theatre Centre

Collected Works 2014 is a season of drama, dance, ballet, opera, physical and musical theatre and features an outstanding line up of productions from Australia’s best loved performing arts companies along with two international productions. There is something for everyone. Click here to find out more, including Nine Good Reasons To Buy A Season Pass!

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Old Parliament House

Exhibition: Behind The Lines @ Old Parliament House

There’s never been a year like this in politics. Behind the Lines 2013 the year’s best political cartoons tells the tale of three leaders, Gillard, Rudd and Abbott through broken parliamentary alliances, caucus instability, and leadership spills, prime ministerial changes, corruption scandals, cabinet reshuffles, policies and opinion polls. Free caricatures - Whilst you’re seeing Behind the Lines 2013 (only in January) there will be a free caricaturist on site. You get to take home the drawing too! The exhibition runs until 17 November 2014. Click here for more information.

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Albert Hall

Springtime Fair @ Albert Hall

Canberra Antique & Collectables Fair - Springtime Fair - August 2014 - Friday 22nd, Saturday 23rd, Sunday 24th August

The fair is one of the longest-running in Australia. Features high-quality, genuine, affordable antiques, old-world nostalgia and collectables, No reproductions or new merchandise are allowed, with all items accurately described. A purchaser will be told if any restoration has been carried out.
23 antique dealers selling a range of English, Australian and French furniture, antique and estate jewellery, maps and prints, glassware, linen, lace, bric-a-brac, silver, china and pottery, including Moorcroft pottery and Royal Doulton flambé figures.

Entry is $7 ($5 concession), children under 14 are free. Wheelchair access is available on request.

Proceeds of this Fair will assist the work of Snowy Southcare Helicopter Operating throughout the A.C.T and Southeastern N.S.W. providing emergency aero-medical and essential services.

Hours: Opening night is Friday 6pm - 9pm
Saturday 10am - 5.30pm
Sunday 10am - 4pm.

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