Weekend 1 - Sunday 11 March 2018

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Ludwig Leichhardt Express

Sunday 11 March, 10am - 12pm
IWOST Tours 2 Ludwig Leichhardt at the Sydney Bus Museum 300

 Meet at 9:45am at the Sydney Bus Museum for a 10am departure.

All aboard one of the Sydney Bus Museum’s touring beauties for a tour of selected studios in Leichhardt and Annandale.

Guided by Inner West Council's Placemaking and Public Art Leader, Bronwyn Tuohy, also an artist by night.

Some walking required (3 minutes at maximum between spaces). Free. No bookings required.

Pictured: Sydney Bus Museum, Leichhardt




Parramatta Road Tour

Sunday 11 March, 10am - 12pmParramatta-Road-Sign---in-pavement
Meet at 9:45am at the Sydney Bus Museum for a 10am departure.
25 Derbyshire Street, Leichhardt.

Be guided by artist, performer and academic George Catsi as he leads youacross the broad divide to visit thriving creative businesses andstudios, and to wax lyrical with stories about Parramatta Road itself.Tour will be aboard a heritage bus.
Some walking required (3 minutes at maximum between spaces).  
Free. No bookings required.

Pictured: Parramatta Road Footpath Sign

ArtCycle Bike Tours – Choose Your Colour20150314_LOST under the bridge 300

Sat 10 Sun 11 Sat 17 Sun 18
Meet up time is 12.45pm for a 1pm start

Join a curated art trail tour with ArtCycle.
The best way to tour IWOST is on your bicycle.
Bookings required.

To book for Saturday 10 (Yellow Precinct)

To book for Sunday 11 (Magenta Precinct)

To book for Saturday 17 (Blue Precinct)

To book for Sunday 18 (Green Precinct)

Exhibitions and OpeningsKay Hathway Swimmer 300

Kay Hathway Photography - Exhibition of Photograph

Sunday 11 March, 11am - 5pm
52 Cromwell St,Leichhardt

"Learn the rules, so you can break them, make sharp pictures, thendon’t. ‘Semblances’ are made from between two to five photographsincorporating various additional techniques. Most photographs are inmonochrome, but not all.

Pictured: Kay Hathway, Swimmer

Articulate - The Subtle Beings

Saturday 10 March & Sun 11 March, 11am - 5pm
497 Parramatta Road,Leichhardt

A performance installation 'The Subtle Beings' culminates
WeiZen’sresearch journey in Sabah (East Malaysia) and
Hanoi She continuesdreaming about spontaneous possessions, JeffreySamuelsFairGoEquality
conversations with bobohizans,Len Dong sorcery dancers and traditional Vietnamese musicians.


Luscious Allsorts, Theme LOVE WON
Boomalli Aboriginal Artists Co-operative

Exhibition opening:  Friday 23 February, 6pm - 9pm 
55-59 Flood Street, Leichhardt
Saturday 10 March & Sunday 11 March, 11am - 5pm

The exhibition Luscious All Sorts provides a safe space for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander LGBTIQ artists to express their sexual orientation and communities.


Pictured: Fair go, Equality by Jeffrey Samuels.

Geometrize - Art Est. Art School

Saturday 10 March & Sun 11 March, 11am - 5pm
67-69 Lords Road, LeichhardtJulia Flanagan Art Est 300

Across a broad range of mediums including, textiles, painting andcollage, this group exhibition curated by Julia Flanagan, looks atrelationships between shape, line, colour and geometric forms.


Pictured: Julie Flanagan, Shifting spatial colour connections

Art of Transport - Sydney Bus Museum

Sunday 11 March, 11am - 5pm
25 Derbyshire Street, Leichhardt

An exhibit with four artists displaying transport related paintings of buses, trams, trains and ferries. Artists will include Jane Bennett, currently our artist in residence.


Workshops and Demos

Get Crafty with the creatory at the Happenstore

Saturday 10 March & Sun 11 March, 10am - 5pmthe creatory owlies 300
55 Parramatta Road,Annandale

Join Gill and Romana from the creatory, for a couple of creative workshops on Sunday 11th March at the Happenstore in Annandale. In collaboration with Cath, they will be running workshops for your crafting pleasure.


Pictured: Creatory, Owlies

Salon Sunday Arts and Fashion Soiree - Tais Hair Studio

Sunday, 11 March 10am - 4pm
101a Johnston Annandale

A gathering of various art forms in a delightful Victorian setting and courtyard celebrating art and the fusion of art in fashion.  Art, Fashion, Eco fashion, Sculpture, refreshments, music and entertainment.


Wildflower weaving workshop


SH-1476 - Nastia Gladuschenko

Sunday 11 March, 3 - 5pm.
Whites Creek Cottage, 31 White Street, Lilyfield

Make a basket of grass and flowers from wildflowers with Nastia Gladuschenko.
Nastia is a Sydney-based artist who works with and is inspired by flowers and natural materials to create large-scale installations and murals. In this workshop running alongside the Inner West Open Studios Trail, and you will have the opportunity to visit the artists' studio and to learn to make a small basket made of grass and dried wildflowers. The workshop is perfect for beginners and is a great way to relax and explore your creativity. For bookings and details: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/wildflower-weaving-workshop-make-a-basket-of-grass-and-flowers-tickets-43187442804

Pictured: Weaving. Photograph by Sharon Hickey


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