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Summer sizzles at the Cultural Centre

The Queensland Cultural Centre is heating up for a summer holiday season of arts and cultural adventure with a sizzling program of exhibitions, performances and activities.

12 Dec 2018

Early bird tickets now on sale for World Science Festival

Get ready Queensland – science will be taken out of the labs and onto the streets for World Science Festival Brisbane next March, and from today people are able to get early tickets for the celebration.

30 Nov 2018

A vibrant exhibition of artwork, stories and experiences opens in Brisbane

A free exhibition featuring artworks by more than 80 artists, collectives and groups from more than 30 countries will officially open tonight at Queensland Art Gallery | Gallery of Modern Art.

23 Nov 2018

Arts organisations come together to create Queensland’s future

Leading arts organisations from across Queensland will gather today to consider the future of the state’s arts, cultural and creative sector as part of a landmark roundtable established by Arts Minister Leeanne Enoch.

20 Nov 2018

The excitement for La Scala’s exclusive simulcast enthralled Queenslanders everywhere

More than four and half thousand regional Queenslanders witnessed the artistry of the magnificent Teatro alla Scala Ballet Company performing Rudolf Nureyev’s Don Quixote via live simulcast from Queensland Performing Arts Centre (QPAC) on Saturday 10 November.

16 Nov 2018
Mephisto at the gates of the Exhibition Building Queensland Museum at Bowen Hills, Brisbane, 1919

Anzac history has a home in Queensland Museum’s new gallery

Personal Anzac stories, experiences and memories of the First World War will join the state’s most significant war relic when the Queensland Museum’s new Anzac Legacy Gallery opened today.

10 Nov 2018

Curtain rises on La Scala’s exclusive Brisbane ballet season

After six years in the planning, Italy’s Teatro alla Scala Ballet Company will open its first-ever Australian season at the Queensland Performing Arts Centre tonight with the performance of Rudolf Nureyev’s Don Quixote.

7 Nov 2018

Funding helping Queensland artists take off

Twelve home-grown artists are focused on the next level in their careers with a new round of arts funding from the Palaszczuk Government.

4 Nov 2018

Queensland investment supports 15 diverse arts projects

The Palaszczuk Government is investing over $500,000 into 15 original arts and cultural projects in the latest funding rounds of the Queensland Arts Showcase Program (QASP).

2 Nov 2018
'Mephisto' World War One German tank - photo courtesy of Queensland Museum

Mephisto takes centre stage at new Anzac Legacy Gallery

The newly restored “Mephisto”, the World War One German tank familiar to generations of Queensland Museum goers, is the centrepiece of an outstanding new permanent exhibition, the Anzac Legacy Gallery.

30 Oct 2018