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Canberra Region

Many of Australia’s national festivals take place in Canberra. From fast cars to folk music and flowers, you’ll find a diverse calendar of festivals and events, not to mention a range of diverse exhibitions to tempt all tastes.

DESIGN Canberra

7 – 26 November
Various

Throughout November over 100 events, exhibitions, talks, tours, activations, markets, collaborations, artist studios and open homes will be showcased as DESIGN Canberra. See the nation’s capital transformed into a new platform for the best in design.

DESIGN Canberra 2017 will be inspired by the spirit of modernism, a celebration of the creativity, experimentation and optimism for which Canberra’s mid-century architecture is acclaimed.

More Information

designcanberrafestival.com.au/

Phone 02 6262 9333

Hyper Real

20 October 2017 – 18 February 2018
National Gallery of Australia, Parkes Place East, Parkes

A levitating man, a genetically engineered baby, towering giants – welcome to humanity amplified in Hyper Real.

This blockbuster exhibition at the National Gallery of Australia is a compelling chronicle of the cycles of life, our constant need for connection and explores the fundamental question: what makes us human? Featuring uncanny figures with painted silicon skin, glass eyes, human hair and cutting-edge digital art, Hyper Real provokes reflection, fascination, fear and joy.

More Information

https://nga.gov.au/hyperreal/default.cfm

Phone 02 6240 6411

For more information on other events happening throughout Canberra please visit www.visitcanberra.com.au or www.outincanberra.com.au