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PORTable Container: Plastic Loaves vs Mesh Mash
September 13, 2017 @ 3:30 pm - September 16, 2017 @ 2:00 pm UTC+10
A pop up creative space in a shipping container, located in a new place each week through September in Hobsons Bay. Featuring young artists from local design house Mesh Mash, a different guest artist in each place and you, PORTable Container will be a choose-your-own-adventure art voyage, different every day.
At The Substation it will be Mesh Mash vs Plastic Loaves leading the way. Lead by Zarnie Morcombe, the Plastic Loaves practice spreads over innumerable creative areas including curation, graphic design, art direction, fashion design, painting, video and typography. For more, go to http://www.plasticloaves.com
Wed 13 Sept 3.30 – 6.30pm
Thur 14 Sept 3.30 – 6.30pm
Fri 15 Sept 4 – 10pm STREET PARTY
Sat 16 Sept 10am – 2pm
The other locations and artists for PORTable Container are:
• 5 to 9 September at Harrington Square, Altona with Celeste Potter, the artist behind some of your favourite indie album covers
• 20 to 23 September, Central Square, Altona Meadows with 3D street artist Drasko Boljevic
• 27 and 28 September at Woods and Lohse Streets, Laverton with award-winning puppetry and experimental arts group, The Indirect Object
This is part of Art and Public Places, a month-long, multi venue celebration of art and ideas, in all their forms, throughout Hobsons Bay. Everyday spaces become art sites as we discover artwork and artists from around the world and around the corner. Art in Public Places reminds us of the importance of public space for its ability to host diverse social exchanges and the communication of ideas to those who seek them, and those who happen upon them, in equal measure. Featuring a dynamic visual representation of sound, an augmented reality guided tour that takes care of you to, the international premier of a film about our very own Laverton, ‘Glow’ – by kids, for kids – and so much more.
For all the details, go to artinpublicplaces.com.au
Have a look at our maps for a variety of other locations
PORTable Container is presented by Hobsons Bay City Council in partnership with The Substation and Footscray Community Arts Centre and funded by Victorian International Container Terminal Limited (VICT).