From the mountains to the sea: Film screening and Q&A Part 2
Wednesday 26 July, 6.30pm, USC Art Gallery
As part of the exhibition From the mountains to the sea: Sunshine Coast stories local filmmaker Chris Peckham was commissioned to create a film that celebrates creativity in the region. Chris interviewed local authors, artists and architects on how their lives and work on the Sunshine Coast have been influenced by the regions, landscape and people.
Join Chris, and film contributors; music promoter, landscape architect and designer James Birrell, and architects Lindy Atkin and Stephen Guthrie (Bark Architects) for a screening of the film followed by a Q&A.
The film was commissioned through the Cultural Heritage Levy for the 50th Anniversary Celebrations of the Naming of the Sunshine Coast.
From the mountains to the sea: Curator floor talk
Friday 4 August, 11am, USC Art Gallery
Join Peter Connell, Senior Cultural Heritage Officer for Sunshine Coast Council, for a floor talk where he will give an overview of the exhibition themes and talk in more detail about some of the objects and their history.
From the mountains to the sea: Backward glance
Friday 11 August, 11am, USC Art Gallery
Join Jenny Hayne, from the Sunshine Coast Council Heritage Library, for a discussion about the popular feature article “Backward Glance”. This article appears in the Sunshine Coast Daily each weekend and has gained a strong following in the community. Hear many interesting and memorable stories about the history of the people and places of the Sunshine Coast.
From the mountains to the sea: Gubbi Gubbi/Kabi Kabi Community Cloak
Friday 18 August, 11am, USC Art Gallery
Join Melinda Serico and other community members for a conversation about the making of the Gubbi Gubbi/Kabi Kabi Community Cloak that was created for Art of the skins—a project by the State Library of Queensland to revitalize the practice of possum skin cloak making in South East Queensland—and on display in From the mountains to the sea: Sunshine Coast stories.
Trailblazers: Muses Trio and Vulcana
Wednesday 30 August, 6.30pm. USC Art Gallery