School of Creative Arts and Media

Events


January

Kerry Gregan, Shovin, 2007, oil on canvas, 152 x 152.5 cm

A decolonial geographic

An exhibition that recalibrates the idealised and Romantic view of landscape

Exhibition  Hobart  Plimsoll Gallery

February

March

April

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The Green Brain

Public lecture of the Australian Music and Art Research Group

Public Lecture  Hobart  Lecture Theatre (Room 113), Conservatorium of Music, 5 Sandy Bay Rd

May

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Theatre | The Striker

Author: Caryl Churchill | Presented by: SOCA Theatre 2nd year students | Adapted & Directed by: Grace Roberts

Theatre  Launceston  Annexe Theatre

An Evening with Songwriters

An Evening with Songwriters

An Evening With Songwriters

Concert  Hobart  Recital Hall, Conservatorium of Music, Sandy Bay Rd HOBART

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Composers’ Forum

Concert

Concert  Hobart  Recital Hall, Conservatorium of Music 5 Sandy Bay Road, Hobart

Conservatorium Orchestra

Conservatorium Orchestra

Conservatorium Orchestra

Concert  Hobart  Recital Hall, Conservatorium of Music, Sandy Bay Rd HOBART

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Theatre | The Beau Defeated

Adapted, Directed, Designed and Performed by the School of Creative Arts’ Third year Theatre Students. Facilitated by Dr Jane Woollard.

Theatre  Launceston  Annexe Theatre

June

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Showcase | Jazz and Popular Music

Students from Jazz and Popular Music studies present a night of breathtaking performance

Concert  Hobart  Conservatorium Common Room; 5 Sandy Bay Road, Hobart

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Theatre | The Beau Defeated

Adapted, Directed, Designed and Performed by the School of Creative Arts’ Third year Theatre Students. Facilitated by Dr Jane Woollard.

Theatre  Launceston  Annexe Theatre

Theatre | Kller Joe

Theatre | Killer Joe

Three River Theatre and the School of Creative Arts present Tracy Lett’s Killer Joe.

Theatre  Launceston  Annexe Theatre

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Dark [Other] Times

Due to environmental issues which have arisen as a result of recent flooding, the below event has had to be closed.Is our present moment one of rupture, rapture, or revulsion?

Exhibition  Hobart  Plimsoll Gallery

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Panopticon II | Dark Mofo

Curated by John Vella and presented by Dark Mofo and the School of Creative Arts, University of Tasmania.

Community  Hobart  Centre for the Arts, Hunter Street Campus, Hobart

July

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Antonia Aitken - PhD examination

This project aims to acknowledge the complexity within place relationships that bear witness to the imprint of settler colonialism

Exhibition  Hobart  Plimsoll Gallery

Plimsoll - David Edgar, face, charcoal on paper, 105 x 105cm, 2016

David Edgar - PhD examination

An exhibition that critically interrogates Husserl’s phenomenologic theory of conscious experience, and applies it in new practical ways in the field of drawing.

Exhibition  Hobart  Plimsoll Gallery

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Nathan Taylor - PhD examination

A studio-based research project that examines the pictorial compositions of contemporary food imaging.

Exhibition  Hobart  Plimsoll Gallery

Academy Gallery | The Car Show

The Car Show

Academy Gallery exhibition presented in partnership with the University of Tasmania Collections Project and School of Engineering.
Exhibition opening Monday 27 August, 6-8pm
Opening guest speaker: Professor Rufus Black, Vice - Chancellor, University of Tasmania

Gallery Exhibition  Launceston  Academy Gallery, Inveresk

August

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MSA Tas presents Maria Grenfell

Mentoring Emerging Women Composers

Public Lecture  Hobart  Room 113, Conservatorium of Music; 5 Sandy Bay Road, Hobart

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Janine Miller - MFA examination

The project’s objective is to challenge the derogation of postmenopausal women who are often considered to be worthless in contemporary Western society.

Exhibition  Hobart  Plimsoll Gallery

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Ron Wilson - MFA examination

This ensemble of nine paintings, engages with the migrant narrative of the members of the popular Hobart band, at a moment suspended between nostalgia for a past homeland

Exhibition  Hobart  Plimsoll Gallery

Academy Gallery | The Car Show

The Car Show

Academy Gallery exhibition presented in partnership with the University of Tasmania Collections Project and School of Engineering.
Exhibition opening Monday 27 August, 6-8pm
Opening guest speaker: Professor Rufus Black, Vice - Chancellor, University of Tasmania

Gallery Exhibition  Launceston  Academy Gallery, Inveresk

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Tim Sidebottom - MFA examination

This research engages with the vessel form as a sculptural device to distil a sense of reverence and mystery encountered in Tasmanian landscapes

Exhibition  Hobart  Plimsoll Gallery

September

Academy Gallery | The Car Show

The Car Show

Academy Gallery exhibition presented in partnership with the University of Tasmania Collections Project and School of Engineering.
Exhibition opening Monday 27 August, 6-8pm
Opening guest speaker: Professor Rufus Black, Vice - Chancellor, University of Tasmania

Gallery Exhibition  Launceston  Academy Gallery, Inveresk

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Auróra Musis Amíca

The Southern Colleges and UTAS Wind Ensemble with the Royal Australian Air Force Band

Concert  Hobart  Conservatorium Recital Hall; 5 Sandy Bay Road, Hobart

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MSA Tas presents Mary Finsterer

The musical delineation of narrative in opera

Public Lecture  Hobart  Room 113, Conservatorium of Music; 5 Sandy Bay Road, Hobart

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Public Lecture | Adjunct Professor Mary Finsterer

Scoring for Feature Film: Part 1 | presented bt Adjunct Professor Mary Finsterer

Public Lecture  Hobart  Conservatorium Lecture Theatre (Room 113) Conservatorium of Music, 5 Sandy Bay Road, Hobart

Academy Gallery | Youth Speakout

Youth Speakout

How can we better achieve reconciliation outcomes for Tasmania?

Gallery Exhibition  Launceston  Academy Gallery, Inveresk

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D&MV McDonald Scholarship in Music Finals

Join us today to hear candidates present their final audition to determine who will be the latest recipient of the D&MV Scholarship in Music.

Concert  Hobart  Conservatorium Recital Hall; 5 Sandy Bay Road, Hobart

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Jacob Cordover, classical guitar

In this enchanting program, international artist Jacob Cordover showcases the expressive nature of the guitar and its power to tell stories.Includes works by Castelnuovo-Tedesco, Houghton, and Losy

Concert  Hobart  Conservatorium Recital Hall; 5 Sandy Bay Road, Hobart

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Composers' Showcase

Concert  Hobart  Conservatorium Recital Hall; 5 Sandy Bay Road, Hobart

Academy Gallery | Drawing without words

Drawing without words

Drawing without words is presented in partnership with the Tamar Valley Writers Festival as part of the Academy Gallery Community Engagement Program.

Gallery Exhibition  Launceston  Academy Gallery, Inveresk

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Systematic

An exhibition showcasing eight Australian artists whose works engage with the creative potential of systems to critique, re-imagine or re-invent their workings

Exhibition  Hobart  Plimsoll Gallery

Theatre | The Torrents

Theatre | The Torrents

The 3rd year students from the UTAS’ School of Creative Arts are excited to announce their graduation production of THE TORRENTS.

Theatre  Launceston  Annexe Theatre

October

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Oz Jazz Small Big Band

The Oz Jazz Small Big Band is the latest and greatest from the UTAS Conservatorium.

Concert  Hobart  Conservatorium Recital Hall; 5 Sandy Bay Road, Hobart

Theatre | The Torrents

Theatre | The Torrents

The 3rd year students from the UTAS’ School of Creative Arts are excited to announce their graduation production of THE TORRENTS.

Theatre  Launceston  Annexe Theatre

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Conservatorium Orchestra

Conducted by Dr Susan Collins and Riley O’Doherty

Concert  Hobart  Conservatorium Recital Hall; 5 Sandy Bay Road, Hobart

Academy Gallery | Drawing without words

Drawing without words

Drawing without words is presented in partnership with the Tamar Valley Writers Festival as part of the Academy Gallery Community Engagement Program.

Gallery Exhibition  Launceston  Academy Gallery, Inveresk

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The Miraculous Mandarin

2 PIANOS | Arabella Teniswood-Harvey and Michael Kieran Harvey

Concert  Hobart  Conservatorium Recital Hall; 5 Sandy Bay Road, Hobart

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Systematic

An exhibition showcasing eight Australian artists whose works engage with the creative potential of systems to critique, re-imagine or re-invent their workings

Exhibition  Hobart  Plimsoll Gallery

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Chamber Ensembles

Presenting ensembles from the Conservatorium's Classical stream

Concert  Hobart  Conservatorium Recital Hall; 5 Sandy Bay Road, Hobart

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Original Songs and Big Band Swing

Conservatorium Big Band and Songwriters Naomi Jones and Ruby Austin-Lund

Concert  Launceston  Annexe Theatre, UTAS Inveresk Campus, Launceston

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Experimental Music Ensemble

Eyjafjallajökull - Experimental Music Ensemble

Concert  Hobart  Conservatorium Recital Hall; 5 Sandy Bay Road, Hobart

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Original Songs and Big Band Swing

Conservatorium Big Band and Songwriters Naomi Jones and Ruby Austin-Lund

Concert  Other  Gnomon Pavilion, Ulverstone's Wharf Precinct

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Songwriter Showcase

Tonight is your opportunity to hear a program of original songs penned by students from the Conservatorium's Songwriter course

Concert  Hobart  Conservatorium Common Room; 5 Sandy Bay Road, Hobart

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Jazz and Popular Showcase

Students from Jazz and Popular Music studies present a night of breathtaking performance

Concert  Hobart  Conservatorium Common Room; 5 Sandy Bay Road, Hobart

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Conservatorium Big Band and Drum Corps

For this end of year concert the Conservatorium Recital Hall will be transformed into a jazz club.

Concert  Hobart  Conservatorium Recital Hall; 5 Sandy Bay Road, Hobart

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Vocal Showcase

Vocal Showcase

Concert  Hobart  Conservatorium Recital Hall; 5 Sandy Bay Rd HOBART

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MSA Tas presents Matthew Ives

The Return of the Big Band

Public Lecture  Hobart  Room 113, Conservatorium of Music; 5 Sandy Bay Road, Hobart

November

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MSA Tas presents Dr Vicky Abad

Mapping landscapes of music making in early life and learning: affordances and constraints.

Public Lecture  Hobart  Room 113, Conservatorium of Music; 5 Sandy Bay Road, Hobart

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MSA Tas presents Susanna Ferrar

Paths are Made by Walking: Free improvisation in Antarctica

Public Lecture  Hobart  Room 113, Conservatorium of Music; 5 Sandy Bay Road, Hobart

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Future Student Info Session

Thinking about studying fine arts in 2019?

Information Session  Hobart  School of Creative Arts (SOCA), Hunter Street

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Let Freedom Ring - Southern Gospel Choir

The Southern Gospel Choir together with the Southern Gospel Choir North West present Let Freedom Ring

Concert  Hobart  St Clements Anglican Church; 100 Beach Road, Kingston

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Helen Wright - PhD examination

A studio-based project seeks to challenge the picturesque conventions governing the depiction of ruins in the past

Exhibition  Hobart  Plimsoll Gallery

December

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Helen Wright - PhD examination

A studio-based project seeks to challenge the picturesque conventions governing the depiction of ruins in the past

Exhibition  Hobart  Plimsoll Gallery

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I Claude Monet | State Cinema

Special presentation for ART ON SCREEN at the State Cinema

Public Lecture  Hobart  State Cinema, 375 Elizabeth Street, North Hobart

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Book Launch | Composing Australia

You are invited to attend the launch of Dr Carolyn Philpott’s new book:
Composing Australia: Nostalgia and National Identity in the Music of Malcolm Williamson.

Community  Hobart  Conservatorium Recital Hall; 5 Sandy Bay Road, Hobart

Angelica Mesiti, Silent polyphony

Seeing Voices

A NETS Victoria and Monash University Museum of Art | MUMA touring exhibition

Exhibition  Hobart  Plimsoll Gallery