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From

Saturday 23

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Saturday 23 February

2013

 

United Nations of Indian Classical Music
 

United Nations of Indian Classical Music | Music

Presenting on Saturday February 23rd (rescheduled after Cyclone Oswald), United Nations of Indian Classical Music brings together 7 accomplished Indian classical artists from around the world in a celebration of Indian classical culture. This world class concert will be the first in BEMAC’s new Crossings series. Join us this year at the Queensland Multicultural Arts […] ... more

 

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Monday 03 January

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Festival of Tibet 30 Jan – 3 Feb 2013
 

Festival of Tibet 30 Jan – 3 Feb 2013 |

Brisbane’s fifth annual Festival of Tibet celebrates the Tibetan way of life, founded on the principles of compassion and non-violence, while addressing issues which continue to threaten the future of Tibet. ... more

 
From

Friday 21

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Friday 21 December

2012

 

World by Night
 

World by Night Australia |

Come join us under the lights of the Christmas tree for a concert of Brisbane’s best world music. ... more

 

From

Saturday 17

to

Saturday 17 November

2012

 

Reel Connections Film Lab
 

Reel Connections Film Lab Australia |

A public Film Lab for local emerging and professional film industry members to discuss the development, creation and exhibition of culturally diverse content. Through a number of presentations and panels there will be an opportunity to explore the differences in bringing culturally relevant stories to screen and also networking There will be a focus on […] ... more

 

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Friday 30 October

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BEMAC 25th Anniversary Tapa Kulit Exhibition
 

BEMAC 25th Anniversary Tapa Kulit Exhibition PNG, West Papua, Fiji |

Pacific Island Tapa has become an ongoing love affair for BEMAC. The Talking Tapa dialogue continues with a new exhibition, the first at BEMAC’s new premises, The Queensland Multicultural Centre.   Following on from the successful Talking Tapa touring exhibition which travelled to three states over the past two years, BEMAC presents TAPA KULIT,  works from PNG […] ... more

 
From

Friday 16

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Friday 16 November

2012

 

Indonesian Performance Art Workshop
 

Indonesian Performance Art Workshop Indonesian |

Workshop of New Multicultural Action Consciousness Join Indonesian artist and political activist Iwan Wijono for a 4-hour workshop exploring their performance abilities.  People can create peformance actions within their lives and positions in society based on their individual backgrounds.  Iwan will guide participants to comprehend performance art as a medium and create a new group […] ... more

 

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Thursday 15

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Thursday 15 November

2012

 

Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives
 

Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives Thailand |

On his deathbed, Uncle Boonmee recalls his many past lives. This beautiful Thai film won the Palme d’Or at the 2010 Cannes Film Festival. Directed by Apichatpong Weerasethakul Presented by Reel Connections Supported by BEMAC, Australia Thailand Institute, QPIX, Griffith Film School, White Light, Krabi Studios & The Planet Spins Time: 8pm ... more

 

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Sunday 23 December

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Ethno Australia 2012
 

Ethno Australia 2012 Australia |

Calling all adventurous young musicians!  Ethno Australia returns for 2012 and it’s time to get together and get creative. After a very success debut in 2011, Ethno Australia 2012 will run from the 16 – 23 of December at Woodfordia, on the famous Woodford Folk Festival grounds followed by performances throughout the Woodford Folk Festival from  27 December […] ... more

 
From

Saturday 24

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Saturday 24 November

2012

 

Wouter Kellerman (South Africa)
 

Wouter Kellerman (South Africa) South Africa | Music

Luxurious. Exhilarating. Unique. Joyful. The sound of Wouter Kellerman can only be described as such. This is world music like you have never experienced before.  Wouter Kellerman’s live shows demonstrate why he is regarded as one of South Africa’s most musically adventurous world-music proponents. Incorporating a fusion of influences and styles into his music, from […] ... more

 

From

Tuesday 13

to

Tuesday 13 November

2012

 

East Journey (Arnhem Land) & Slip-on Stereo (Brisbane)
 

East Journey (Arnhem Land) & Slip-on Stereo (Brisbane) Australia | Music

Hot Double Bill! Nhāmirri bukmak East Journey is a young Aboriginal band from Yirrkala in North East Arnhem Land, NT. Fusing contemporary with traditional music, they share language, culture and country through music, song and dance. Through the guidance and encouragement from their elders including the legendary Mandawuy Yunupingu (Yothu Yindi), this exciting combination of […] ... more