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NorthSite Opening Artists Party Invite

1 March, 2020

YOU’RE INVITED! NORTHSITE ARTISTS’ PARTY – OPENING!

Following 18 months of renovation and transformation, we’re home! The Board of Directors, invite you and your friends to join the celebrations. New spaces and fresh faces with an everlasting commitment to creativity and community. The NorthSite Artists’ Party brings the arts community together under this one roof again. In recent years, the Centre of Contemporary […]

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Bulmba-ja

28 February, 2020

OPENING BULMBA-JA

Read the e-news here Bulmba-ja Opens This Saturday, come celebrate with Arts Queensland’s free Community welcome day as the doors open to Cairns’ revitalised arts centre – Bulmba-ja (formerly Centre of Contemporary Arts). The community welcome day will feature family-friendly activities including workshops and panel discussions. Bookings here:  bit.ly/Bulmba-ja-Workshops The doors will swing open to the new […]

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Yirrigandji and Yidinji Tradition Owners name Bulmba-ja

14 January, 2020

ANNOUNCING BULMBA-JA ARTS CENTRE

Minister for Environment and the Great Barrier Reef, Minister for Science and Minister for the Arts The Honourable Leeanne Enoch Tuesday, January 14, 2020 New name, new artworks and new vision for Centre of Contemporary Arts Cairns The Palaszczuk Government’s $5.9 million refurbishment for the Centre of Contemporary Arts Cairns (CoCA) will see the cultural […]

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NorthSite_Launch_Cairns_News

14 January, 2020

LAUNCHING NORTHSITE CONTEMPORARY ARTS

A NEW ERA FOR ARTS IN THE NORTH After 27 years of presenting contemporary artistic practice in Far North Queensland… KickArts launches NorthSite Contemporary Arts. See the news and read the Press Release here. KA New brand unveiled_NorthSiteFINAL ARTSHUB Article –  Introducing NorthSite Contemporary Arts, melding three decades of community drive and experience with a […]

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14 November, 2019

AS ONE DECADE CLOSES, ANOTHER DOOR OPENS

As we approach the end of the year I’d like to thank you for your patience during this unprecedented transition. We’ve had some false starts in terms of timelines for re-entry to the Centre this year, which has stretched our team and affected several planned exhibitions, but we are doing well in the circumstances. Thanks […]

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1 November, 2019

A NEW ERA FOR NORTH SITE

Things happen differently in the North. We have been pushing boundaries and defining the rhythm and the tempo at our own pace and with our own approaches to aesthetics and culture for many years. As KickArts approaches its third decade we again refine our focus and reposition ourselves to best serve the contemporary artists of […]

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