First Fridays is proudly presented by Santos
We are firing up Friday night at the Art Gallery by staying open after hours on the first Friday of every month. Hear great talks, unwind to live music and take in the latest exhibitions and displays.
Think of the Gallery as a launch pad for your weekend; have a bite to eat and something to drink at Art Gallery Food + Wine, browse in the Gallery Shop and immerse yourself in art and culture with an amazing mix of eclectic characters – then lose yourself in the city as you head off to other gigs, shows and events.
When The first Friday of every month, 5-9pm
Where Art Gallery of South Australia
Cost Free admission. Charges may apply for special exhibitions.
Enquiries Call 08 8207 7000 or email email@example.com
FRIDAY 3 MARCH
LAUNCH OF ‘RED’
Join artist del kathryn barton in conversation with Director Nick Mitzevich as they launch RED, a new work by Barton starring Cate Blanchett. Relax into the weekend with Versus Rodin resident DJ TR!P and witness the alluring snake goddess Flavella L’Amour.
LAUNCH OF ‘RED’
RED del Kathryn barton in Gallery 9
VERSUS RODIN: BODIES ACROSS SPACE AND TIME in Gallery 25
AUSTRALIAN DANCE THEATRE 5pm
Australian Dance Theatre perform a 15 minute excerpt of Doppelgänger, a new work created in response to Versus Rodin.
Where Gallery 23
Cost Included with exhibition entry. Tickets available for purchase in the Gallery on the day
AUDIO DESCRIPTION TOUR 5pm
Blind and vision-impaired visitors are invited to join an audio described multi-sensory tour of the collection, assisted by an audio description interpreter and Gallery Guide.
Where: Meet in the Vestibule, North Terrace
GUIDED TOURS 5pm & 7pm
Versus Rodin or Sculpture in the Collection
Make a choice between a tour of Versus Rodin (including a 5pm performance by Versus Rodin artists Australian Dance Theatre) or a tour focussing on sculpture in the permanent collection.
Where: Meet at the Atrium info desk
FLOOR TALK 6pm
Join del kathryn barton, Art Gallery Director Nick Mitzevich and RED collaborators, Composer Tom Schutzinger and Costumer Designer Alice Babidge in conversation.
Where: Gallery 9
MUSIC PERFORMANCE from 5.30pm
Relax into the weekend with Versus Rodin resident DJ TR!P.
Where: Sculpture Courtyard
FLAVELLA L’AMOUR 7.30pm
Witness the alluring burlesque performer Flavella L’Amour as she responds to RED
FLASH SALE 5–7pm
20% off all Maine & Beach products, Louenheide bags & Wander Wear.
Where: Gallery Shop
ART GALLERY FOOD + WINE
Enjoy a light supper or shared plate, sit back with cold beverage while taking in the atmosphere and hospitality of AGF+W.
FRIDAY 7 APRIL
ART VERSUS RODIN
Be the first to see a new work in development by Chris Scherer of Vitalstatistix/PADA, inspired by dance pioneer and radical icon, Isadora Duncan. Hear about the revolutionary artist Auguste Rodin with a guided tour, listen to the experimental sounds of composer Adam Page or sink into a beanbag and enjoy our First Friday film screening.
FRIDAY 5 MAY
DUELS + DUETS
Enjoy an exclusive performance by sibling artists Bridget and Alison Currie, hear from local artist Ben Leslie about his work in Versus Rodin and relax over a drink with DJ TR!P.