Sounds, Snaps and Stories: 3 things to explore Canberra

Indie events to keep you entertained this November.

Soundscape #17 – Smith’s Alternative


Soundscapes is a monthly music night showcasing local acts somewhere in the alternative / experimental / sound art / other / uncategorised zones. The featured artists for December are: Millie Watson vs Coolio Desgracias, Emily Fishpool, and DEVDSP.

Happening December 7th

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Canberra: Our Streets – The Front Gallery and Café


In this exhibition 3 well known local photographers (Ian Copland, David Chalker, Brian Rope) ‘observe’ the streets of Canberra. Each brings their own perspective to what street photography means in this city.

Happening November 22nd

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Story Time, our first exhibition: Society of Children’s Book Writers & Illustrators – Smith’s Alternative


SCBWI ACT with Smith’s Alternative Gallery present SCBWI ACT’s first exhibition of illustrated work from the ACT’s aspiring, emerging and established children’s book illustrators and writers, featuring: Leanne Barrett, Grace Bryant, Gemma Harrison, Genevieve Hopkins, Jennifer Hulme, Tania McCartney & Joy McDonald.

Happening 28th November

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