FULL PROGRAM

Art exhibition, music festival, awards, workshops… there’s something to suit everyone at HeART of Annandale. Come along and take part in one of the events.

Fri 12 May – Opening & Awards Night, 6pm
Come along for a special evening celebrating the opening of the 2017 HeART of Annandale exhibition! And find out this year’s award-winners. With music from the virtuosic Sydney funksters Funk Engine. Entry is free of charge. Find out more here.

Sat 13 May – Sun 21 May – Exhibition Open 10am-5pm
Check out what our artists have come up with this year, and vote for your favourite works in the People’s Choice Award. Exhibition open 13-21 May but closed Tue 16 May.

Sun 14 May – Church Among the Artworks, 9:30am and 6pm
A unique opportunity to experience church among the artworks. Arrive early for a barista coffee before church. Find out more here.
Exhibition Open + Inner West Council Art Trail, 11am – 5pm

Mon 15 May – Artist Workshop – Black Magic: learn to draw with charcoal, 7pm
Join local artist Melinda Hunt and discover what you can create with the intriguing medium of charcoal. No drawing ability required… just a little courage.
Bookings essential – find out more here.

Tue 16 May – Cigar Box Guitar Building Workshop, 7pm
Come and build your own working instrument out of recycled materials in the ‘Cigar Box Guitar’ tradition! Each person will learn how to build their own custom slide guitar and be taught the basics of playing it by local blues guitar player Cameron James Henderson. 
Bookings essential – find out more here.

Wed 17 May – Kids’ Art Workshop with Reverse Garbage, 4:30pm
Reverse Garbage is coming to HeART of Annandale to run a special creative workshop using recycled materials for kids in years 1-6. This is going to be an afternoon of creativity, collaboration and fun!
Bookings essential – find out more here.

Wed 17 May – Art to Art: In Conversation with Creatives, 7pm
Join us for a relaxed panel discussion with local creatives, including previous HeART of Annandale winners. Plus plenty of time to wander and enjoy the artworks.
Find out more here.

Thu 18 May – Playgroup Art Workshop, 9:45am
Led by trained Montessori preschool teacher Angela Burrow, this workshop will be a blast for young kids. Children will work together using paper to create a giant artwork!
Find out more here.

Thursday 18 May – Pop Up Community Choir, 7pm
The Leichhardt International Ukestra is coming to HeART of Annandale for one night only to create a pop up community choir. They’ll be teaching us some great songs and harmonies, accompanied by their skilful ukulele playing.
Find out more here.

Fri 19 May – Rock among the Artworks, 7pm, $10
HeART of Annandale presents a night of indie rock among the artworks with some of Sydney’s finest up-and-coming acts: Fence Sitter, The Frisson and Jordan Kenny.
Find out more here.

Sat 20 May – HeART of Annandale Music Festival, 11am-8pm
A free music festival showcasing acts from the inner-west community. Two stages with styles including jazz, blues, soul, folk music. Acts including Yutrio, Gene Fehlberg Trio, Glenn Lumanta Trio, Nick Payne, Naomi Nash, Lee and Me, Pat O’Grady, Cameron James Henderson and more to be announced.
Find out more here.

Sun 21 May – Church Among the Artworks, 9:30am and 6pm
A unique opportunity to experience church among the Artworks. Arrive early for a barista coffee before church.
Find out more here.

 

Keep track of it all with our event calendar! Click to enlarge.