Cairns Crawl Guide by bnmbgtrtr52


                                                              3:00 to 5:00pm—Merchants of Fine Objects has an Xmas
                     City Place
 3:00 to 6:00pm—Start your Crawl early with free live
                                                             sale for you. Head to McLeod Street before 5pm, and peruse
                                                               the assortment of tee shirts, objects, and limited edition
                                                                      prints by a smattering of local image makers.
 music by local jazz favourites, Pauline Bradshaw Duo.

                                                                        Cairns Regional Gallery
                                                                                                                                   C R E AT I V E
             Havana Music Cafe                                                                                                          CRAWL
                                                              A travelling exhibition from the Australian War Memorial,
5:00 to 6:00pm—Get into the Latin vibe, and check out        Sidney Nolan: The Ga"ipoli Series, opens at 6:00pm, but arrive
  Lake Street's newest West Indian connection. Havana              at 5:30 for a guided talk by curator Lola Wilkins.
  Music Cafe will offer a free sampling of its Tentadores                     Complimentary nibbles follow.
  plates, everything from tostones and salt fish cakes to
 jerk chicken skewers and island-spiced fish spring rolls.
 Guitarist Johannes Selhofer will fill the open air during
                                                                              KickArts at CoCA
       the Crawl with his own tasty Latin sounds.            KickArts offers a special night of music and art, including an
                                                             Australian premiere by electronic chanteuse Tujiko Noriko,
             Circa 1907 Gallery                                     and her trio, at 7:00pm. The KickArts galleries
                                                              will be showing Altered Species, the latest works by Daniel
4:00 to 7:00pm—Check out Cinerama: Far North on Film,           Wallwork, and a striking group show Mornington Island
 a wonderfully retro installation by artist Annaliese Ciel       Painting Place. The bar, galleries, and KickArts shop
  Walker, in partnership with Cairns Historical Society.                 will be open during the entire Crawl.
   Archival photos, 60s furnishings, and vintage home
         movies are begging you to crawl inside.                              Esplanade Plaza
                                                             Get into the holiday spirit with a visit to the new Esplanade
             Cairns Festival HQ                              Christmas Tree, decorated by local artist Kristin Tennyson.
5:00 to 7:00pm—Pop in to the Festival nerve centre and        Her design features a population of acrylic cockatoos and
 check out the new Art-o-mat machine, pick up a set of             unique ornaments representing Australian flora.
 free Posters, and keep your eyes on the plasma screens
      for photographer Colyn Huber’s visual essay                          Beautiful Art Spaces
                   of the 2010 Festival.                     4:00 to 7:00pm—Amble over to the East side of Lake Street
                                                              and step into three formerly vacant commercial shops now
          Cell Art Space & 12 BC                               transformed into temporary artist spaces: Ozi Chalk Art,
 109 Lake Street is home to Cell Artspace, a window of            #31; Angela Arena, #33; and Hayley Gillespie, #44.
  rotating installations and interesting works. Stop by
                                                                       Blunt Edge of Portraiture
                                                                                                                                  Friday 10 December
       from 5:30pm to ponder Lou Davidson’s new
 photographic images, Co"ective Impressions, then meet       7:00pm—Exit the CBD and conclude your Creative Crawl at
the artist and head down to 12 Bar Cafe at City Place for     Pink Phoenix Studio, 82 Boland Street in Westcourt. Over
             delicious food and refreshments.                80 local artists will assemble to share newly created portraits   Late Afternoon Excursions
                                                              of one another. Celebrate the Blunt Edge with them from
                                                                                                                                 (see locations and times at left)
   Canopy Artspace & Arts Nexus                                7:00pm till late, view all the work, enjoy refreshments and
                                                                 live music from Far Northern Soul Collective, Jeremiah             Cairns CBD and Beyond
   4:00 to 6:00pm—Stroll around the corner to 124                            Johnson, Circusmouse, and more!
  Grafton to visit impressive works by Far North and
  Torres Strait Islander Indigenous artists on view at
Canopy. They include Dennis Nona, Joanne Currie, and
                                                                             Tanks Arts Centre
Jeremy Geia. While there, join Arts Nexus and support        7:00pm—On the way home, stop at Tanks Arts Centre for a
      our region’s leading arts advocacy network.               free theatre experience exploring migrant voices and
                                                                 narratives, Unheard: The Journey of the Bhutanese.
                                                                               ARTFULLY PERIPATETIC
                                                  Cairns Regional Council has joined forces with some of the CBD’s most creative businesses to
                                                  launch a new concept in after work entertainment. The Cairns Creative Crawl is set to take art
                                                  to a whole new audience, where food, wine and la dolce vita are all part of the Cairns twilight experience.

                                                  There’s no set start time – join us when you can on this self-guided stroll around the city’s art and lifestyle
                                                  centres. Galleries, restaurants, artful addresses: the doors will be open to welcome newcomers and old friends
                                                  in for a closer look at the City’s cultural identity and its living creative industries.
Cairns Creative Crawl has been made possible by
Cairns Regional Council, and the generous
community spirit of these local businesses
and organisations...                                                                                                                                                       PIER P
                                                                                                                                                                                  OIN Public Art
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      City Place / Inner City Facilities
                                                                                                         Public Art
2                                                                                                                                           Public Art                                                   REEF
      12 Bar Cafe                                                                                                                                                  14
                                                                                                                  ESPLANADE                                                                            TERMINAL
3     Circa 1907 Gallery                                                                                 KICKARTS GALLERY                                                    CAIRNS
                                                                                                              & JUTE                                                        REGIONAL
4     Cairns Festival HQ                                                                                     THEATRE
                                                                                                          9                                                               8 GALLERY
                                                                       ABBOTT STREET
5     Cell Art Space Ergon Energy
6     Havana Music Cafe                                                                                                               LIBRARY


7     Canopy Artspace / Arts Nexus                                                LAKE STREET                                                       1    PLACE

                                                                                                                                      6 5 MUSEUM 2
                                                                                                                                           4 3                                                          12 12

                                                                                                                                                                                                                  HARTEYS STREET
                                                                                                                                                         SHIELDS STREET

                                                       MINNIE STREET

                                                                                                                                                                                       SPENCE STREET
8     Cairns Regional Gallery

                                                                                                                       ALPIN STREET
                                                                                       FLORENCE STREET                                  7
9     KickArts / CoCA                                                    GRAFTON                           STREET
10                                                                                                        CIVIC
      Mofo                                                                                               THEATRE
11    Railway Hotel
                                                  13                                                                   SHERIDAN STREET
12    Beautiful Art Spaces
13    Tanks Arts Centre                                                      10
                                                                              Mc LEOD STREET
14    Esplanade Plaza
                                                                                                                                                          CAIRNS CENTRAL
15    Blunt Edge Portrait Awards                            15                                                                                           SHOPPING CENTRE

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