In case you’ve been living under a rock, on Mars, with your eyes closed and your fingers in your ears, Signs of the Time is a world-class street art exhibition taking place on our very own Gold Coast over the next couple of months. Banksy and Bambi are among the international superstars on display, with a range of events including live music, art labs and live painting. Don’t miss anything! Check out the full program below.
|The Sign On | Opening Event
Join us for live music and a sneak peak of the exhibition. This is a free event however bookings are essential.
Fri 17 Feb | 6 – 8pm | Main Gallery | Free event | Cash bar
|Gallery Nights | Slap-ups and Beats
Enjoy our exhibitions after hours, with live beats, pop-up bar. Surround yourself with street art and get your hands dirty with some old school art making techniques.
Fri 24 Feb | 6 – 8pm | Main Gallery | Cost: $15 includes all materials
|Little ArtLab | Sticker Slam
Big lines, wobbly lines, little lines, loud lines. Learn and make some stickers that explore lots and lots of lines! Please note all children must be accompanied by an adult. Suitable for children 5 and under.
Wed 8 Mar | Session 1: 10 -11am $10 | Session 2: 2 – 3pm $10 | All materials included in cost | Limited spaces, bookings essential
|Art Lab | Street Sneakers
A fun and interactive Art Lab creative workshop. Step out with sass with your new custom designed sneakers – hand drawn by you! BYO white canvas sneakers or slip-ons. Tuition and all other materials provided in cost. There are two workshop session times, each adapted for suitability to age groups.
11 Feb | Tweens (5 – 10 years) 10 – 11am $10* | Teens (11 – 16 years) 1 – 2pm $15* | *Tuition and art materials only, shoes not included in cost | Limited spaces, bookings essential
|Art Lab | Street Master
Explore big ideas with a Street Art Master! Get hands on in this fun and interactive workshop and learn tips and tricks for creating street style art. Participants will create their very own artwork to take home. All artwork materials included in cost. There are two workshop session times, each adapted for suitability to age groups.
11 Mar | Tweens (5 – 10 years) 10am – 11am $10 | Teens (11 – 16 years) 1pm – 2pm $15 | Limited spaces, bookings essential
|Art Battle: Signs of the Time
Live, competitive painting. Enjoy live music and watch as a ring of artists battle it out to create the best artwork in an hour. Following the Art Battle, keen collectors can battle it out in bids for the local artist foyer artwork in our charity auction.
Fri 25 March 2017 6pm-8pm | Terrace | Free | Cash bar
|The Sign Off: Closing Event
Live music art dance and good times combined in one epic street party to wrap up the exhibition.
Sat 1 April | 3 – 7pm | The Terrace | Free | Cash bar