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February 1, 2018
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First Fridays at the Art Gallery of South Australia

Friday, 2 February 2018


The night kicks off at 5pm at the Art Gallery of South Australia.

The second First Friday of the year is on tomorrow night at the Art Gallery of South Australia, and it’s packed with good stuff. A specifically good thing about the night is Tracy Chen – do yourself a favour and see her play live.

Guided tours – 5pm & 7pm
Take a tour with one of our dedicated Gallery Guides and learn more about selected works of art in the display China and the World.
Where: Meet at the information desk – Atrium

Tracy Chen, live – 5.00pm
Sit back and listen to multi-instrumentalist Tracy Chen. Like the movement of Tai Chi, Chen’s soft vocals, combined with pre-recorded found sounds, will transport you to another state of mind.
Where: Sculpture Courtyard

Demonstration – from 5.30pm
Local ceramicist Gus Clutterbuck will demonstrate the art of blue and white porcelain decoration and discuss the influence of Chinese porcelain design on his work.
Where: Sculpture Courtyard

Tai Chi experience – 5.30PM & 6.30PM
Experience the calming meditation of the Chinese martial art, Tai Chi. Join Nazli on the lawn and learn how to move like a master.
Where: Courtyard lawn

Curator’s cut – 6pm
Rusty Kelty, Assistant Curator, Asian Art introduces the exhibition China and the World.
Where: Meet in Gallery 21

Lion dance – 7PM
Celebrate Chinese New Year early with a traditional Chinese good luck Lion Dance.
Where: Sculpture Courtyard

Abraskas, live – 7.30pm
Enjoy the smooth sophisticated vocals of Abraskas, along with their high energy world vibe.
Where: Sculpture Courtyard

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