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Blake Day @ Casula Powerhouse Art Centre
June 3 @ 09:00 - 16:30Free
On Sunday 3 June, CPAC will open its doors for Blake Day, a day of free activities, workshops, performance, film screenings, exhibitions, tours and talks.
BLAKE DAY 10.30am -3.30pm | 3 June 2018
Come join Casula Powerhouse for a big bonanza to celebrate the 65th Blake prize. A day filled with free workshops, films and events!
Vestige Performance – 10am, 11.30am, 12.30 pm, 1.30pm and 2.30pm
SPIRITED AWAY (PG) | 11-1:05pm | Free
On the way to their new home, 10-year-old Chihiro and her parents discover an abandoned amusement park. The theme park is inhabited by spirits, gods, witches, and demons ruled by the evil Yubaba. Chihiro must save her family from Yubaba and avoid being kept as a human slave.
ALEX AND EVE (MA15+) | 1:30-3:45pm | Free
A Greek-Australian math teacher (Richard Brancatisano) and a Lebanese-Australian lawyer (Andrea Demetriades) fall in love, but are worried about the inevitable cultural clash that will ensue when they tell their families about their budding romance. Directed by Peter Andrikidis. Alex, a Greek Orthodox schoolteacher, falls for Lebanese Muslim lawyer, Eve. The relationship is forbidden by both families, and thus the emotional dilemma of ‘Alex and Eve’ is created.
Romance with Liquids| 16 + |10.30-12.30 pm and 1.30- 3.30pm | Free | Kids Studio
A watercolour workshop with Laurel Peel responding to representations of spirituality within the Blake Prize
Cosmic Webs | 10 + | 10.30-12.30 pm and 1.30-3.30pm | Free | Artist Studio
Don’t let your dreams get away. Learn how to make your own bold and magical dreamcatcher in this workshop. Create your own enchanted original dreamcatcher, which can sparkle onto of your bed.
Roy Marchant & Priscilla Bourne
Unorthodox Salon| 6-9 years old | Free | Turbine Hall
Create hats and hairstyles that are thankfully only temporary. Book your appointment today.
Art through Yoga | 16 + | 10.30-12.00pm and 1.00-2.30pm | Free
Yoga and art combine in this year’s Blake Prize. Selected works will be discussed in situ and interpreted in the comfort of the Performance Space for a unique mind and body experience.
Exhibition Tours and Talks| All ages | 10.30am, 12.30 pm or 2.30 pm | Free
Throughout the day there will be tours & talks reflecting on the works and themes emerging from this year’s exhibition. Tours 1 hour.