WHAT'S ON

 

Keep these dates in your diary!

169085383_4067500279939489_3725194697916163654_n_edited.jpg

Johnston Street Jazz

LIVE : Every Thursday

from 8pm

jsj icon.webp

Johnston Street Jazz is an artist-run no-profit weekly jazz and improv club that has been supporting emerging and unlikely jazz for 20 years. Every Thursday night we host a usually-local, usually-acoustic, usually-instrumental, usually-improvising jazz band.  We present music of the highest quality, often new projects from established musicians or fresh music from the new generation.

BACK LIVE IN THE CHAPEL FROM 2 DECEMBER 2021 for fully vaccinated attendees

Click here for more information.

breath

Sundays at 4pm

151496091_10157439022075938_7640725331047252117_n_edited.jpg

a new gathering of people on Sunday afternoons in Annandale
a space to be shaped by the compelling story of Jesus, explore questions of faith and enter into collective spiritual practices

following a monthly rhythm:

INVESTIGATE - 2nd Sunday - a time to go deeper in considering big questions of faith with speakers, panels and time for questions

INCARNATE - 3rd Sunday - a time to reflect on what it means to embody faith with stories, conversation and creative expressions of worship

CONTEMPLATE - 4th Sunday - a simple facilitated time of meditation to consider God in stillness and silence with a Scripture passage to reflect on

CELEBRATE - 1st Sunday - no 4pm gathering - all are invited join at the Newtown Mission Chapel at 10am for a Combined gathering to celebrate communion together

The Artist's Way

Tuesdays, Thursdays (x2) and Fridays

artists way icon.webp

Join an online group to do The Artist's Way and find ways to flourish in your creativity!

ACAC will host 4 groups online in 2021, starting in July.

For more information, email Helen at anncreative@gmail.com.

Make Art Week

25 September - 
4 October 2021

240375881_236012571773762_8593410260462584923_n_edited.jpg

We had such a great time at Make Art Week 2021! Stay tuned for the public launch of our online gallery and showcase.

Make Art Week is an online, week-long event hosted on Zoom and Facebook designed to inspire and create community for artists who have lost work during COVID-19.

May 2020

September 2020

September 2021

The Meeting Place

Last Saturday of every month,

4-6pm

meeting place icon.webp

A place for creatives to connect, worship, pray and share stories. This is a regular part of our community life and is open for all to be a part of.

As of July 2021 The Meeting Place is on hiatus. Keep an eye on our Facebook page for further updates.

Sydney Artists Retreat

Dates for 2022

TBC

10009849_848066711876440_930516859_n_edited.jpg

Sydney Artists Retreat strives to nurture creativity in Christian writers, painters, poets, playwrights, composers, performers, sculptors, dancers, singers, songwriters, photographers and artists and creatives in general. With the gift of time and inspiring space, as well as a supportive faith community, creatives and artists alike are invited to retreat for 4 full days to invest in the development of their gifts, skills, perspective and Christian faith.

See the Sydney Artists Retreat Facebook page for more details.

Creative Conversations

Dates for 2022

TBC

cc icon_edited.jpg

Creative Conversations is an annual event as part of Sydney Fringe Festival and presented by Annandale Creative Arts Centre, seeking to engage different voices in a public dialogue around issues that are facing our world.

 

Following the artist selection process, successful applicants are invited to create a new work during the residency period in response to a common stimulus, in conversation and collaboration with each other, experts, practitioners and people with lived experience connected to the issue. 

The series consisted of a visual art exhibition, performance evening with speakers, as well as opportunities to get involved and respond to the issues. This project is designed to be quick response art, making work in conversation with others and the urgency of the current state of affairs.