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ON THE MOVE: THE DION FAMILY

Slow Boat to Nerrigundah:

The Dion family & the golden gardens of the Chinese diaspora on the South Coast of NSW Saturday 25 January, 1pm-3.30pm
A talk by historian and author Dr Joseph Davis. Followed by an Open mic​: Read your poetry or prose on the theme of bus travel, the Dion Family exhibition, or an anecdote about traveling on a Dion bus (5 minutes per participant). Register by emailing admin@southcoastwriters.org.au or sign up on the day. Afternoon tea provided.
Free, all welcome

​Family Ties: tracing a legacy through art

Wednesday 4 December, 1pm-2pm
Join curator Mikala Tai and artist Naomi Segal as they discuss the process of approaching a family legacy through the lens of contemporary art.
Free, all welcome 

Chinese Calligraphy Workshop: 
Write Your Name In Chinese with Dr Fan Dongwang 

Sunday 26 January, 2020 12noon–4pm 
Learn the basics of traditional Chinese calligraphy and write your name in Chinese. This elegant brush writing technique is taught in a way that is easy to understand, meditative, enjoyable and relaxing. 18+ No previous experience required. Materials provided 
Cost $40 (+ GST & booking fee)



ELEMENTS OF SPACE The Mann-Tatlow Collection of Asian Art

Celebrate Chinese Calligraphy:
Chinese lucky works with Dr Fan Dongwang

Saturday 25 January, 2020 12noon-4pm
Celebrate Chinese New Year of The Rat. Learn the basics of traditional Chinese calligraphy as the foundation of Chinese art, using simple but expressive brush stroke on rice paper to create some beautiful Chinese characters that are symbols of luck and prosperity. Ages 18+ No previous experience required. 
All materials supplied. Cost $40 (+ GST & booking fee)

Celebrating Asian Culture Family Fun Day: 
Free activities for kids and families 

Sunday 16 February, 2020 12noon–3pm 
Including Chinese  lion dance, origami station, Chinese lantern, circus performers, face painting and much more.  Register your interest today.
Celebrating Asian Culture Family Fun Day.pdf
Eventbrite LinkFamily Fun Day Register

Dion Bus Stop Junior Art Trail - Family Fun Day

Sunday 16 February, 2020 12.15on-1pm
A free, fun tour of exhibitions On the Move: The Dion Family and Elements of Space : The Mann-Tatlow Collection. The tour is designed for 3-5 years olds. Children will explore art works through story-telling, art making, songs . Bookings essential. Note: Parents and carers also attend this tour. 
Eventbrite link: Dion Bus Stop Junior Art Trail


THE WAND COLLECTON - Indigenous works Donated by Paul and Christine Wand

Sharing Knowledge Enrichment Program 

Yrs 3 & 4 – Wed 1 April. Yrs 5 & 6 – Thurs 2 April Yrs 7 & 8 – Fri 3 April: 9.30am – 3pm Free for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students. Enquires ph 4227 8506 or email jdanilov@wollongong.nsw.gov.au


ANTHONY LISTER Thousands Amazing the Great

Free Create your own Superhero Collage Workshop with Anthony Lister 

Saturday 9 May, 12pm–4pm 
Create your own Superhero and mythological story using imagery from books and magazines with collage and drawing. Then add your own unique hand drawn characteristics to your Superhero with pencils, markers and coloured crayons. Age 16+ all materials provided 
Eventbrite Link: Create your own Superhero Collage Workshop

Free Stencil Workshop with Anthony Lister 

Sunday 10 May, 12pm–4pm 
Explore alternative artistic practices as well as traditional painting, sculpture and drawing techniques. Learn ways to transfer words or images onto paper, make a stencil and apply spray paint on canvas to create a piece of stencil art. Age 16+ all merails provided
Eventbrite Link: Stencil Workshop

Enrichment Program: Collage & Stop Motion Animation with Angie Cass 

Year 10 – 12 Visual Art Students. $50 per student Thursday 26 March, 9.30am – 3pm 
Enquires ph 4227 8506 or email jdanilov@wollongong.nsw.gov.au