What is happening in Brisbane this weekend?
Glenlivet Whisky Appreciation Nighy Friday May 29th, The Gresham, Queen Street
Hosted by one of Australia’s most respected bartenders, be taken through the world of whisky with Glenlivet 12, 18, 21 & 25 year editions. You’ll even have the opportunity to try two exclusive releases from Glenlivet’s Nadurra range.
Tomorrow is you last chance to visit the PigOut pop up. Over the past couple of weeks, chef Danielle Dixon has taken over the Hive Cafe with a rotating menu of all pig related dishes. Think melt in your mouth crackling, smokey pulled pork…everyday brings something new.
Freshwater Saltwater 2: Existance All Weekend, Judith Wright Centre of Contemporary Arts
The second touring Freshwater Saltwater exhibition of the year, Existance explores the concept of “Existance” for Aboriginals and Torres Strait Islander artists from North Queensland. 22 artists are featured in this exhibition that will be on until June 6.
This inaugural exhibition aims to showcase Brisbane’s best “young blood” in visual arts. Contemporary art is the focus with young artists providing the pieces, all selected due to both their work and devotion to the scene.
Michael Parekowhai, one of New Zealand’s most prolific contemporary artists, will be showing his work at the GOMA over the next few weeks. Primarily sculptural peices, the Promised Land is a showcase of work spanning two decades of Parekowhai’s career.
[irl Digital Festival] iam8bit All Weekend, Brisbane Powerhouse
Hailing all the way from LA, this iconic gallery is in Brisbane for two months in a celebration of 80s gaming. The collection includes prints, paintings and multimedia works.